QR Codes More Prevalent in Certain Markets; Complements Extensive Investment in Contactless Payments PURCHASE, N.Y. – July 19, 2017 – Mastercard today outlined plans for greater choice in retail payments through the planned expansion of its QR-based programs. Beginning this month, the company will broaden its solutions to offer QR codes that can be scanned …
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When I left Lagos to move to the United States in 2006, I was excited because had just been admitted into the Wharton School for an MBA. Yet at the same time, I left behind a promising career, family and friends. And as I experienced life in America and trips to Europe, I couldn’t help …
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Fintech startups around the world are designing a digital future by facilitating commerce that is centered on consumer choice and experience. In fact, in 2016 more than 1,500 of them applied to Mastercard Start Path Global – our effort to support later-stage startups who are reshaping the future of finance and commerce. Three years of evaluating …
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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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Masterindex reveals strong uptake of e-commerce across Europe with different trends from country to country Europeans are avid online shoppers according to the first Masterindex on pan-European e-commerce and new payment trends. With the European market for e-commerce expected to grow by 45% from 2015 to 2018[1], a Mastercard survey of consumers in over 20 …
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