Mastercard Inc (NYSE:MA) Enters A Pact With Gemini To Offer Credit Cards With Cryptocurrency Rewards

Mastercard Inc (NYSE:MA) entered a pact with Winklevoss twins to introduce credit cards and offer cryptocurrency rewards. Winklevoss twins established the cryptocurrency exchange fund – Gemini.  Gemini to provide credit cards Gemini will provide creditcards with cryptocurrency rewards to its customers. The credit card customers will receive 3% rewards for dining and 2% on groceries […]

Mastercard Inc (NYSE:MA) Turns Its Focus To Black-Owned Business Through Investments And Partnerships

The black-owned Fearless Fund is pleased after Mastercard Inc (NYSE:MA) supported its businesses. On Tuesday, MasterCard spoke out about its multimillion-dollar investment, terming it part of its move to improve its brand and support the growing number of minority female entrepreneurs. The company turned down a request from journalists to disclose the actual amount. Striking […]

MasterCard Inc. (NYSE:MA) Sets New Requirements For Banks Supporting Payment Processing For Adult Content Sellers

MasterCard Inc. (NYSE:MA) has announced an update for the requirements set for banks processing sellers’ payment for adult content. The move comes following the crackdown on Pornhub’s unlawful content, and now banks will be required to certify that adult content sites have necessary controls in place. MasterCard sets requirements for adult content sellers According to […]

MasterCard Inc. (NYSE:MA) To Start Supporting Select Cryptocurrencies On Its Network In 2021

MasterCard Inc. (NYSE:MA) has announced that it will start supporting select cryptocurrencies on its network later this year, becoming part of other big companies that have pledged support for crypto. MasterCard announces support for cryptocurrencies on its network The payment processing company’s announcement comes at the back of Tesla Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO Elon Musk’s revelation […]

MasterCard (NYSE:MA) Partners With Idemia and MatchMove On Contactless Biometric Credit Card

MasterCard Inc. (NYSE:MA) has partnered with identity solutions company Idemia and Singapore-based fintech firm MatchMove. The company is collaborating to test a biometric fingerprint car for authorizing in-store payment transactions across Asia. MasterCard launching contactless fingerprint embedded card The companies will offer the card under the name F.CODE Easy and have been embedded with a […]

TYSY Partners with Mastercard Inc (NYSE:MA) to offer Clients Payment Options

Mastercard Inc (NYSE:MA) has united with Total System Services, Inc, a payment processor, to provide issuer-based installment alternatives to card owners. The offerings comprise letting clients decide spread their payment before making them, getting notices about installment alternatives for the card while shopping, and transforming buying into installment payment after a purchase was made. Mastercard […]

Visa Inc (NYSE:V) Vs. Mastercard Inc (NYSE:MA) Continue To Dominate The Card Payment Industry

Four major companies dominate the electronic payments industry- Visa Inc (NYSE:V), Mastercard Inc (NYSE:MA), American Express Company (NYSE:AXP), and Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS). Jointly, the companies handle the largest number of card transactions in the world. As opposed to other companies that extend credit to then client, Visa and MasterCard are unique cases as they do […]

Deloitte, Mastercard Inc (NYSE:MA), And PricewaterhouseCoopers Are Looking For Cryptographic Talent

As the cryptocurrency and blockchain landscape continues to gain traction, more traditional companies are becoming interested. Mastercard Inc (NYSE:MA), PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), and Deloitte are planning to venture into blockchain and are reportedly recruiting talent from the crypto space as part of their blockchain pursuits. Unfortunately, it might not be easy for Deloitte, MasterCard, and PwC […]

Mastercard Inc (NYSE:MA) Unveils SafetyNet To Reduce Risk Of Cyber Hacking Of Banks And Processors

Boston, MA 10/03/2014 (wallstreetpr) – Mastercard Inc (NYSE:MA) disclosed that it has unveiled SafetyNet to protect banks and the processors from cyber hacking. The global tool was designed to cut down the risks posed by cyber criminals. The company’s move comes on the heels of JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE:JPM) reporting the biggest data breach […]

Mastercard Inc (NYSE:MA) Trims Rival’s Fortunes In Canada

Boston, MA 09/19/2014 (wallstreetpr) – Mastercard Inc (NYSE:MA) is replacing American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) as Costco Canada’s credit card partner. The move expands its customer-base and is also expected to have a positive impact on its revenue, but it is a loss to its rival, American Express. Costco Canada and American Express ended their 15-year […]

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) Pushing For Secure Data Transfer after Unveiling Apple Pay

Boston, MA 09/16/2014 (wallstreetpr) – Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)‘s focus has shifted to improving security of applications as well as transactions and cryptography, having become an official member of GlobalPlatform. Apple joins the group having unveiled mobile money transfer platform, Apple Pay.  GlobalPlatform Goal GlobalPlatform remains focused on the development of networks and infrastructure that ensure […]

Top EU Court Finds MasterCard Inc (NYSE:MA) In Breach Of Competition Rules

Boston, MA 09/12/2014 (wallstreetpr) – MasterCard Inc (NYSE:MA) suffered a blow in Europe’s top court over the interchange card fees. The ruling may also have a bearing in other competition cases facing the company in other European countries. The company said that the adverse ruling would not impact their operations negatively. However, they think consumers […]

MasterCard Inc. (NYSE:MA) Expecting Improved Growth on ‘Big Data’ Insights

Boston, MA 06/13/2014 (wallstreetpr) – Second largest debit and credit card Company MasterCard Inc. (NYSE:MA), anticipates booming business from the sale of data to retailers, banks and governments, as a result, of spending pattern already discovered in the payment processes. The company handles almost 2 billion cardholders and tens of millions of merchants of whom […]

This Is Why Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) Fears For Its Wallet

Boston, MA 06/03/2014 (wallstreetpr) – In the recent months, Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) has come to known for the massive data breach that impacted its system during the holiday shopping season. However, more than a negative reputation that the cyber-attack has brought to Target, the company is also worried of possible claims from affected customers. The […]