Qkr! With Masterpass enters six new markets and introduces “Open Tab” feature  Barcelona, SPAIN – February 27, 2017 – At Mobile World Congress, Mastercard today announced that it will expand Qkr! with Masterpass, a mobile order-ahead and payment platform developed by Mastercard Labs, to six new markets and add new functionality to eliminate the traditional …
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If you’re one of the lucky 100,000-plus people to descend upon Barcelona next week for Mobile World Congress, you’ll bear witness to a dizzying array of the new, the shiny, the “better than ever.” The Mastercard booth (Hall 5, 5D61) is a testament to that, where you’ll be able to experience solutions like Masterpass, Mastercard …
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Mobile, Payments and What’s Next

February 23, 2017 12:19

My first experience with Mobile World Congress was from 5,000 miles away. For whatever reason I had opted not to attend the event several years ago. While mobile devices and their utility in commerce and payments was becoming a burgeoning topic, as an analyst covering payments and financial technology, I didn’t think I would miss …
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Directory Provides Information on Digital Vendors’ Services, Geographic Reach and Readiness to Tokenize and Digitize Card Portfolios and Launch Masterpass-enabled Wallets Purchase, NY – February 23, 2017 – As adoption of digital payment becomes more prevalent in every corner of the globe, Mastercard continues to work with its partners to create a more open, connected …
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As always, MWC will serve as the bellwether for the major mobile trends set to influence the direction of the payments industry. The Internet of Things (IoT) will be an inescapable component of 2017’s show, and its impact on commerce will be particularly acute. While it’s no surprise that our society is becoming increasingly connected, …
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