Strategic partnership will launch a fund that supports female-run startups, financial inclusion programs and business skills training in the world’s most populous nation Beijing, 20 October 2016 – Mastercard today announced a strategic partnership with China Women’s Development Foundation (CWDF) that will see the company take financial inclusion to new heights in the world’s most populous nation. …
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Britons say the Government needs to do more to tackle the problem London – June 2, 2016 – More than a third (35%) of people think distrust of the financial system is causing financial exclusion in the UK, with a fifth (20%) saying people prefer to keep their money in cash, according to new MasterCard …
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Effort will leverage global technology to drive development assistance, promote financial inclusion 2 September 2015, Rome – The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) and MasterCard are joining forces to create an innovative new alliance against hunger. A new partnership agreement, signed today by FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva and Walt …
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Watch Ajay Banga’s keynote speech on financial inclusion at Mobile World Congress 2015 in Barcelona.