A Tribunal Court judge has blocked a £14 billion class action lawsuit against Mastercard for overcharging customers, agreeing that the claims were not suitable under the current collective actions regime.
Investors' interest in the payments sector continues to intensify with today's news that three of the largest private equity firms in the world have made bids to acquire stakes in payment providers.
Mastercard today outlined plans for greater choice in retail payments through the planned expansion of its QR-based programs.
Today TGI Fridays, Oracle and Mastercard announced the launch of Bar Tab at their Leicester Square location.
Mastercard, Cisco and Scotiabank have added their weight to the Enterprise Ethereum Alliance as part of a wave of 34 new members signing up for the project to promote the uptake of Ethereum as the foundation for running smart contracts in Fortune 500 enterprises.
Mastercard is looking to boost its fraud detection capabilities through the acquisition of artificial intelligence specialist Brighterion. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.
The global payment cards market has grown to 14 billion cards, with UnionPay consolidating its position as the largest scheme, according to new research from RBR.
The Fletcher School at Tufts University in partnership with Mastercard today unveiled the Digital Evolution Index 2017.
Brits may be the most prolific users of digital banking services across Europe, but only 14% would contemplate switching to an app-based challenger bank, according to a study conducted by Mastercard.
Paying for a ferry ride is now as easy as tap-and-go, as Mastercard and Transport for NSW bring contactless ticketing payment to Sydney Ferries on the F1 Manly to Circular Quay service.
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