Mastercard Index of Women Entrepreneurs reveals top countries where female-owned businesses flourish PURCHASE, N.Y. – March 7, 2017 – While female entrepreneurship is often founded on necessity and grit, strong supporting conditions such as access to financial services and ease of doing business pave the way for progress in businesses owned by women, according to findings from …
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Six commerce startups selected to participate in virtual accelerator SANTA CLARA, Calif.  – October 12, 2016 —Silicon Valley Bank and Mastercard have selected six startups to participate in Class 5 of Commerce.Innovated., a virtual accelerator designed to help commerce, payments and fintech startups grow their businesses. The six startups will go through the four-month virtual …
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When two sports buffs missed a game of their local sports clubs and couldn’t find a way to follow along through live updates and stats, an idea was born. Soon thereafter, Barry Nestor and I set out to develop ClubApp – a live scoring platform designed to keep community based sports fans up to speed …
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Applications from commerce, payments and fintech companies for Class 5 of the accelerator will be accepted through July 10 SANTA CLARA, Calif. – June 14, 2015 – Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) and MasterCard invite startups from across the United States to apply for Class 5 of Commerce.Innovated. through July 10, 2016. Commerce.Innovated. is a four-month, …
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It all started when my roommate Dori bought a blazer for $129 and I bought the same one for $65 less. I had to rub it in, wouldn’t you? Being a fierce competitor, Dori remembered that many credit cards offer price protection insurance, and a week after that, he proudly bragged he’d gotten $65 back. After all …
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