Priceless Experiences rolling out for League of Legends esports community PURCHASE, N.Y. – Sept 19, 2018 – Mastercard today announced a multi-year partnership with Riot Games to become the first global sponsor for League of Legends esports, the largest esport in the world.  This first-of-its-kind global agreement signifies Mastercard’s support of the esports community and …
Read More

Increased adoption of contactless technology demonstrates British consumers’ enthusiasm to embrace new technologies LONDON – September 17, 2018 – Contactless technology continues to proliferate as the most widely adopted form of electronic payment in European history, with almost one in two in-store card transactions in the UK now being contactless. Transport is one of the …
Read More

Increased adoption of contactless technology demonstrates European consumers’ enthusiasm to embrace new technologies as they opt for trusted convenience Waterloo, Belgium – September 17, 2018 – Contactless technology continues to proliferate as the most widely adopted form of electronic payment in European history, with almost one in two of in-store card transactions now being contactless. …
Read More

David Cronenberg, Susanna Nicchiarelli, Sandy Powell and Blanca Suárez together with Spike Lee to join the Mastercard masterclass on innovating the creative experience and the future of cinema Venice,  28 August 2018 – Mastercard, official sponsor of the Venice International Film Festival for the second year in a row, reveals additional guests of the exclusive …
Read More

New regulations will require payments to have two factors of authentication London, 5th July 2018 – With new EU regulations coming into place next September, Mastercard is predicting a significant increase in the use of biometric technology to authenticate who is paying. With regards to card payments, currently just 1-2% per cent of online transactions …
Read More