Enhancing Choice, Driving Innovation Across All Payment Types and Payment Flows PURCHASE, N.Y. – July 21, 2016 – MasterCard Incorporated (NYSE: MA) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire 92.4 percent of VocaLink Holdings Limited for about £700 million (approximately US$920 million), after adjusting for cash and certain other estimated …
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Mastercard First Network to Deliver Omni-Channel All-Digital Payment Service with Masterpass Evolved brand identity reinforces company’s strategy for the digital era            PURCHASE, N.Y.–July 14, 2016 –In an important industry milestone, Mastercard today unveiled the foundation for the future of commerce with the new Masterpass global digital payment service. This enhanced …
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PURCHASE, N.Y. – July 14, 2016 – MasterCard today commented on the UK Competition Appeal Tribunal ruling in the Sainsbury’s Supermarkets case. “On first look, we are grateful that the court found that significant benefits flow to both retailers and cardholders from interchange in the UK.  What’s interesting is that the court concluded that a …
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Signature education program will benefit 30,000 young girls in classrooms across China Purchase, N.Y. – July 8, 2016 – MasterCard today announced an agreement with Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) and Shanghai Be Better Education (Be Better) to bring the Girls4Tech™ program to young girls in China this fall. The hands-on, inquiry-based curriculum connects the …
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By Tim Murphy and Mark Barnett We want to take a moment to respond and reflect on the recent press release issued by a U.S.-based law firm concerning a proposed UK consumer class action lawsuit. While a lawsuit has not yet been filed, we firmly disagree with the claims as outlined in their press release.  …
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