As I get older (or wiser, the kind souls around me might say), I often find myself pausing to think about things we take for granted. Where in the world did the milk in my cereal come from? Who grew the beans that created the dark roast flavor of my coffee? Do they know it’s …
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Combining data and experience platforms to benefit global cities and citizens NEW YORK CITY, NY – May 9, 2018 – At Smart Cities New York, Mastercard today reaffirmed its commitment for more connected and inclusive cities, highlighting a new collaboration with Microsoft. The two global leaders for urban development will bring together their respective payment, …
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This morning, Mastercard announced its financial results for the first quarter of 2018. Our teams delivered a strong start to the year, with net revenue growing 27 percent on a currency-neutral basis. Our underlying fundamentals were also solid, with volumes up double-digits in most markets and cross-border volume growing 21 percent. During our investor call, …
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Successful pilot in Kenya – CEOs urge other companies to join initiative PURCHASE / LONDON – May 1, 2018 – Mastercard and Unilever today announced that they will expand their strategic partnership to help micro entrepreneurs in Africa and other regions overcome the cash constraints that limit their ability to buy and sell more products …
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Washington, D.C., April 26, 2018 – Mastercard and IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, today bolstered their partnership to drive financial inclusion, updating a $250 million global risk-sharing facility to expand access to electronic payments in emerging markets. Electronic payments help underserved people and small businesses more fully participate in the formal economy. …
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