While funding for humanitarian aid assistance reached an all-time high last year, the size and number of humanitarian crises around the world continues to grow at an unprecedented rate. In the face of this devastating trend, even the most tireless efforts by humanitarian organizations cannot keep pace with the needs of millions of people affected …
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Partnership designed to drive financial inclusion of women, beginning with Nigerian pilot To tweet this news, copy and paste: «#MasterCard & @UN_Women partner to financially empower women through ID http://news.mstr.cd/21hGHiy » Purchase, N.Y. – March 8, 2016 – Around the world, nearly 2.4 billion people live without any form of official personal identification, and the …
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Working in the Latin America region, where a huge segment of our population is un- or under-banked, it’s great to see Financial Inclusion as one of the key topics at Mobile World Congress. Similar to many markets across the world it is an irrefutable fact that mobile phones, given their ubiquity, can be the key …
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This morning, we announced our financial results for both the fourth quarter and the full year. We were able to deliver solid results, seeing double-digit volume and transaction growth across all regions, except the U.S., even with a mixed global economy. For the quarter, we reported net revenue growth of 4 percent and EPS growth …
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