New services will enhance trust and facilitate interactions between banks and third parties to enable both to better serve consumers and businesses Waterloo, 5 June 2018 – Mastercard announced today that it is developing a new suite of services to underpin the transformation taking place in the industry as partners ready themselves to take advantage …
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For consumers, increased trust and ease of use are key to driving mass adoption of Conversational Commerce and unleashing its potential June 4, 2018 – Mastercard today reveals the insights from its research into the opportunities and challenges of Conversational Commerce. In its report – Is anybody there? Giving Conversational Commerce a voice, Mastercard reveals …
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Overwhelming success of contactless cards peaks shopper demand for wearable payments February 22, 2018 – One quarter (26%) of British shoppers expect to start using “tap and go” contactless payments with a smartwatch, bracelet, keyring or other forms of wearable payments, according to new figures from Mastercard. In the UK, contactless spend on Mastercard grew …
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Banks in Europe will offer biometric solutions as of April 2019 as part of the company’s renewed efforts to improve the shopping experience Waterloo, 22 January 2018 – Mastercard announced today that consumers will have the capability to use biometrics, such as fingerprints or facial recognition, as a way to identify themselves when they shop …
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The way we pay and shop continues to evolve at speed, thanks to rapid advances in technology and positive regulatory changes driven by the EU’s PSD2 (Payment Services Directive).  The vision of a safe, secure and simple digital payments landscape is happening all around us. Ann Cairns, President, International Mastercard explains the role of the …
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