South African Trials Demonstrate Convenience and Security JOHANNESBURG AND PURCHASE, N.Y. – April 20, 2017 – Mastercard today unveiled the next generation biometric card, combining chip technology with fingerprints to conveniently and safely verify the cardholder’s identity for in-store purchases. South Africa is the first market to test the evolved technology, with two separate trials …
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Last week was Global Money Week and I had the honor to participate in an event in Amsterdam on payments and youth. It was a fantastic event, and not only because I had the pleasure of meeting H.M. Queen Maxima, a strong advocate on all aspects of inclusion. I also got to hear first-hand what …
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PURCHASE, N.Y. – March 30, 2017 – Mastercard today announced that Erika Brown Lee joined the company this month as senior vice president and assistant general counsel for privacy and data protection. Brown Lee will report to JoAnn Stonier, the company’s chief information governance and privacy officer. She will lead the team that provides advice …
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Ground breaking new guidelines layout best practice for the financial industry to engage and include the next generation Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 30 March 2017 – Today, Child & Youth Finance International (CYFI) and Mastercard are launching a groundbreaking guide on banking and payment products for minors. Unique in its approach, the ‘Safer Payment Products for …
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PURCHASE, N.Y. – March 29, 2017 – Mastercard (NYSE: MA) today announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire NuData Security, a global technology company that helps businesses prevent online and mobile fraud using session and biometric indicators. The Internet of Things is creating a more digitally-driven and digitally-connected world, with an estimated 50 …
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