Those of you who have followed Mastercard’s blogs over the past years know that we have regularly expressed our opinion on European legislation and the need for equal treatment under any piece of legislation. We’ve done this out of the belief that equal treatment is not only fair for the parties involved and being regulated, …
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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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  By Mark Barnett, Divisional President, UK, Ireland, Nordics and Baltics, Mastercard On the 13th of January 2018, the Government is to enforce the ban on the practice of surcharging consumer cards wherever they are accepted in the UK. At Mastercard we have always believed in consumer choice, with the confidence that people will switch …
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All cards issued by their three brands, Clydesdale Bank, Yorkshire Bank and B will use the Mastercard network LONDON, 27 November 2017 – Mastercard and CYBG, owner of the Clydesdale Bank, Yorkshire Bank and B brands, today announced that they will extend their partnership, with CYBG switching all of their remaining Visa cards to Mastercard. …
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Paris, 26th October 2017 – Mastercard announces the appointment of Solveig Honoré Hatton as Managing Director of Mastercard France from 1st November. Based in Paris, Solveig Honoré Hatton will be responsible for the deployment of Mastercard strategy and growth in France. Bringing her knowledge of the French market she will work on a partnership basis …
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