Diverse class includes startups in blockchain, conversational commerce, smart transportation, cyber security and personal money management PURCHASE, June 21, 2016 – MasterCard today announced the 2016 summer class of its Start Path Global program – the company’s global effort to support innovative early-stage startups developing the next generation of commerce and fintech solutions. Selected from 500 …
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Four Commerce Startups Selected to Participate; Receive Operational Mentorship SANTA CLARA, Calif.  –– February 9, 2016 —Silicon Valley Bank and MasterCard have selected four startups to participate in the fourth class of Commerce.Innovated., a virtual accelerator designed to help commerce startups grow their businesses. From mobile lending to instant authentication and identity checks, the new …
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New integrated app enables consumers to shop from FreshDirect and ShopRite via their connected Samsung refrigerators LAS VEGAS – January 5, 2016 – At the Consumer Electronics Show, MasterCard today introduced Groceries by MasterCard, a new app which enables consumers to order groceries directly from Samsung’s new Family Hub refrigerator. The first shopping app integrated into …
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MasterCard Launches Its First Start Path Global Class to Reshape the Future of Commerce  NEW YORK – 16 Nov 2015: MasterCard today announced the new startups comprising the first global Start Path class. During the six-month program, participants will obtain customized mentoring from MasterCard experts, access to the company’s commercial partners and the opportunity to integrate …
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This blog post is brought to you as part of MasterCard’s participation in ACCION’s Center for Financial Inclusion’s FI2020 Week. Help us build momentum around addressing the most significant gaps in financial inclusion by sharing your story across social via #FI2020. The MasterCard Labs for Financial Inclusion in Nairobi, Kenya held its first LaunchPad event …
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