This week the European Court of Justice in Luxembourg will make its final judgment in a long running court case on our cross-border interchange fees within Europe. Although it will undoubtedly make the news, what will the ruling actually mean in practice? A lot has happened since this process began with a European Commission anti-trust …
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Earlier today, we shared our second quarter performance.  As we noted on a call with the investment community, MasterCard saw strong results in the first half of the year. In this most recent quarter, we reported net revenue growth of 13 percent, driven by a double-digit increase in both gross dollar volume and processed transactions. …
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This morning, we announced our first-quarter earnings for 2014.  Our business performed very well, even despite some uncertainty in a mixed global economy. In this quarter, we reported net revenue growth of 14 percent, driven by a double-digit increase in both gross dollar volume and processed transactions.  And, we saw net income increase by 14 …
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In many places, using cash to distribute social benefits is problematic, difficult to track, and an unfortunate opportunity for crime and fraud.  Providing benefits electronically enables financial inclusion and ensures that the right person receives the right amount, every time – in the safest and most secure way. Yesterday, Ron Hynes, who leads MasterCard’s global …
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