Much has been written recently about the role of companies in society. At Mastercard, we believe that the ideas of profit and purpose are not mutually exclusive. Instead, the greatest impact can come when companies use their products, technology, know-how and people to deliver solutions that have make a difference in people’s everyday lives, while …
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OTTAWA, ON, July 16, 2019/ Today, Actua announced Mastercard as its newest partner, helping to empower Canadian youth in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). Through this partnership, Mastercard will support Actua’s Future Skills Program which provides undergraduate students with leadership and skills training that will prepare them for the future of work. Students will …
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$1 Million Commitment to Help Distressed Communities Through Inclusive Investment PURCHASE, NY — May 21, 2019 — The Mastercard Center for Inclusive Growth and Accelerator for America (AFA), a non-profit consortium of mayors, labor and business leaders, and urban and economic development experts, today announced a unique partnership to combine their expertise to drive inclusive investment …
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Mexico City – May 7, 2019 – Mastercard (NYSE: MA) and Edenred (PA: EDEN) today announced the first regional test of biometric card technology in Mexico. The effort, focused on state benefits programs, features an embedded fingerprint sensor that provides an additional layer of security to conveniently verify the cardholder’s identity for in-store purchases. “The …
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Barcelona, Spain – February 27, 2019 – Mastercard, a leading technology company in the global payments industry, has signed a global Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Angaza, a leader in last-mile distribution technology, which will see the two companies partner to rollout an efficient digital payment solution that increases access to affordable necessities, like solar …
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