New wave of startups to focus on the use of beacon technology, contactless solutions and artificial intelligence to drive payments innovation   Copenhagen, Denmark – June 26, 2017 – Today at Money20/20 Europe, Mastercard announced the latest wave of startups joining Mastercard Start Path – the company’s global effort to support later-stage fintech and tech …
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“Dearly beloved, we are gathered here today to get through this thing called life.” There is no shortage of quotes and clichés about living in an unpredictable world. But this lyric by the late, great Prince not only resonates with people on a personal level during turbulent times, it can also stand as somewhat of …
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Mastercard cardholders can now make safe and secure payments with Android Pay Toronto, ON – May 31, 2017 – Today, Google confirmed that Android Pay, enabling contactless mobile payments with Android-based devices, is now live in Canada. It provides millions of Mastercard cardholders with yet another innovative, fast and secure way to pay, wherever Mastercard …
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PURCHASE, N.Y. – May 11, 2017 – Mastercard today announced the appointment of Andres Siefken as the executive vice president of marketing and communications for North America. In this role, he will be responsible for developing and implementing communications and marketing strategies that reinforce the value of the company’s products and services. Siefken’s career spans …
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PURCHASE, N.Y. – May 11, 2017 – Mastercard is joining forces with payments industry leaders to enhance and expedite the consumer checkout experience leveraging the company’s M/Chip Fast technology. M/Chip Fast prioritizes the parts of a transaction critical to security to speed chip checkout times. Verifone intends to incorporate M/Chip Fast into its products deployed …
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