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) And Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) Proceeds With Out Of Court Settlement Ignoring Doubts Of The U.S. Judge

A group of credit unions and banks have been prevented from suing the MasterCard Inc (NYSE:MA) for data breach at Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) in 2013 by Paul Magnuson, the U.S. District Judge in Minnesota. Target has favored $19 million out of court settlement with MasterCard ignoring the doubts expressed by the U.S. Judge. According to […]

MasterCard Inc (NYSE:MA) Introduces Mobile Ordering App Qkr For The U.S. Customers

MasterCard Inc (NYSE:MA) has officially unveiled Qkr, the mobile app that enables the U.S. Business Customers and restaurant customers to pay bills using mobile. MasterCard Mobile Order App for the U.S. Restaurant The company has for the first time introduced Quicker (Qkr) for New York-based Street Bird, the U.S. Restaurant, on Thursday. The new order […]

Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) Nears $20 Million Mastercard Inc (NYSE:MA) Data Breach Settlement

Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) approaches a settlement case with Mastercard Inc (NYSE:MA) for a reimbursement worth about $20 million. The settlement nears after many days of discussion about reimbursement of the cost incurred in the 2013 colossal data breach. The cash recovered is supposed to be distributed to the affected financial institutions. The results of the […]

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL): Why PayPal and Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOGL)’s Google Wallet Ought To Be Concerned About Apple Pay

Boston, MA 10/08/2014 (wallstreetpr) – Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has reiterated its desire to revolutionize the mobile payment platform with its new service ‘Apple Pay.’ A push for the space is expected to be a major threat for the likes of PayPal and Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOGL)’s Google wallet that over the years have acted as the dominant […]

Is eBay Inc (NASDAQ:EBAY)‘s Change Of Heart Good or Bad?

Boston, MA 10/06/2014 (wallstreetpr) – eBay Inc (NASDAQ:EBAY), which was pretty confident about the strong combination of PayPal and the company till recently has changed its tone abruptly. Time and again, eBay’s CEO, John Donahoe, had rebuffed the suggestions of spinning off PayPal from eBay. Now the company has suddenly accepted the same vision, which will […]

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 […]