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TORONTO , April 24, 2019 /CNW/ - Mastercard and BMO Bank of Montreal today announced that BMO will implement Mastercard Send to deliver faster, more cost-effective and transparent international payment services to its Canadian-based business and commercial banking clients. BMO joins a growing list of global banks working with Mastercard to offer their clients a better way to send money around the world. With Mastercard Send, BMO can offer its clients the ability to send cross-border payments efficiently, seamlessly and securely to bank accounts in more than 75 countries.
As new technologies and regulations bring new opportunities and challenges to the financial services industry, nearly two-thirds of established companies are leveraging fintech capabilities for growth, according to a new survey from Harvard Business Review Analytic Services. “In the Game: Traditional Financial Institutions Embrace Fintech Disruption” surveyed 300 senior executives at financial services companies to gauge their views on the opportunities and threats brought about by newer, nimbler competitors that rely heavily on specialized software, algorithms, and technology to offer their services. The Mastercard-sponsored study showed that traditional institutions are “banking” on brand recognition, customer trust, physical distribution channels, and experience navigating the complex regulatory environments to maintain a competitive advantage.
Cybersecurity and Artificial Intelligence (AI) are two of the hottest technology fields today, with job opportunities continuing to grow across both. To help narrow the gender gap, Mastercard has been cultivating young technology enthusiasts as part of its signature education platform, Girls4Tech. Currently in its fifth year, this hands-on, inquiry-based STEM program has reached more than 400,000 girls (ages 8-12) in 25 countries, more than doubling its established 2017 goal. Today, as Mastercard marks the 5th anniversary of the program, the company builds on a successful track record of impact with an even more ambitious commitment to reach one million girls by 2025.
LOS ANGELES, April 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C), Mastercard and Marvel Studios' Avengers: Endgame announced today that they are teaming up to take down one of the biggest villains of all, cancer, with an impactful new Public Service Announcement scheduled to launch in April. The two global brands are collaborating to raise awareness for SU2C to help all patients become long-term survivors.
Starting today, that’s just what they’ll get as World Mastercard and World Elite Mastercard cardholders in the U.S. will begin to automatically enjoy new benefits and experiences with merchants they use regularly, including Lyft, Fandango, Boxed, and Postmates. The exclusive shopping and travel benefits World and World Elite cardholders already enjoy will continue.
Mastercard (MA) today announced it has acquired Vyze, a technology platform that delivers more choice – and purchasing power – to people who want their point-of-sale payment options to match the flexibility and convenience of today’s shopping experiences. Increasingly, consumers are seeking alternative financing options,1 leaving merchants and financial institutions with a need to deliver these services at the point of sale. Vyze shakes up traditional models by connecting merchants with multiple lenders, allowing them to offer their customers a wide range of credit options online and in-store.
Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Barclays Bank PLC, Citi, J.P. Morgan, Lloyds Bank, NatWest and The Royal Bank of Scotland are the first to offer this enhanced transaction data to Ma
On April 30, 2019, Mastercard Incorporated (MA) will release its first-quarter 2019 financial results. The financial results will be posted on the Investor Relations section of Mastercard.com.
NEW YORK, March 25, 2019 -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Capital Review released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders,.
Mastercard (MA) today announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire Ethoca, a global provider of technology solutions that help merchants and card issuers collaborate in real-time to quickly identify and resolve fraud in digital commerce. The Ethoca suite of products adds to Mastercard’s commitment to drive greater protection in the digital space, integrating with its robust suite of fraud management and security products. Today, the Ethoca network brings together more than 5,000 merchants and 4,000 financial institutions around the world.
Mastercard (MA) today announced it has entered into an agreement to acquire Transfast, a global cross-border account-to-account money transfer network. Transfast will complement Mastercard’s wide range of payment solutions by increasing worldwide connectivity in the account-to-account space, enhancing compliance capabilities and offering more robust foreign exchange tools. Transfast currently supports the Mastercard Send solution for business-to-business and person-to-person payment services.
The needs of women small business owners are immediate and specific. In an ongoing commitment to this segment, Mastercard today unveiled a holistic solution suite that is tailor-made for the always on small business owner that includes a partnership with Create & Cultivate, the launch of the Mastercard Women’s Business Advisory Council and an expanded partnership with Astia, a global organization that levels the investment playing field for entrepreneurial teams with women leaders.
Mastercard is bringing its new sonic brand identity to life for the first time at the 2019 Arnold Palmer Invitational presented by Mastercard in Orlando, Fla. Fans will experience the brand’s new sound throughout Bay Hill Club & Lodge—from the moment they enter the grounds to when they pay with a Mastercard at select concessions. Mastercard debuted its new sonic brand identity in the lead up to the 61st GRAMMY Awards at the Mastercard Sensory Lab at Fred Segal Sunset in West Hollywood, making it the first retail location to implement the new Mastercard acceptance sound at the point of sale.
NORWALK, Conn. and PURCHASE, N.Y., March 06, 2019 -- FactSet, a global provider of integrated financial information, analytical applications, and industry-leading services, and.
Mastercard Incorporated today announced its participation in the following investor conferences in the month of March:
NEW YORK, Feb. 28, 2019 -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Capital Review released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders,.
Doconomy and Mastercard announce their joint effort to combat climate change by enabling DO – a free and easy-to-use mobile banking service that lets users track, understand and reduce their CO2 footprints through carbon offsetting. The launch of DO sets a new standard for purpose-driven payment services and is a major step in Mastercard’s commitment to drive innovation for a sustainable future. DO also enables carbon offsetting via UN certified projects.
Today more than ever, people are living an increasingly digital – and mobile – life and they expect their ability to pay for their needs and wants to match that same “always on” mindset, according to social media conversations identified in the 2019 edition of the Mastercard Digital Payments Study. Mobile payments represented more the 27 percent of the total social media conversation around payments, with total mentions increasing 20 percent over the prior year. Mentions of mobile wallets specifically more than doubled since 2017.
NEW YORK, Feb. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- The Global Cyber Alliance (GCA) and Mastercard today released a new Cybersecurity Toolkit specifically designed for small and medium businesses. Some estimates indicate that 58 percent of cyberattacks are targeted against small businesses1. Small businesses generate more than half of the value added by most economies.
Mastercard today announced that Martina Hund-Mejean, chief financial officer, will retire after more than a decade in the role. Sachin Mehra, chief financial operations officer, will succeed Hund-Mejean as CFO on April 1, reporting to Mastercard president and chief executive officer, Ajay Banga. “We have always been deliberate in the way in which we develop leaders as part of our succession program,” said Banga.
Mastercard Incorporated today announced that Ajay Banga, president and chief executive officer, will present at the KBW Cards, Payments & Financial Technology Symposium in New York City on Thursday, February 28.
NEW YORK, Feb. 08, 2019 -- In new independent research reports released early this morning, Capital Review released its latest key findings for all current investors, traders,.
Mastercard Incorporated (MA) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of 33 cents per share. The cash dividend will be paid on May 9, 2019 to holders of record of its Class A common stock and Class B common stock as of April 9, 2019. Additionally, the company announced that its annual meeting of stockholders will take place at its corporate headquarters on June 25, 2019 at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time.
Mastercard today announced the appointment of Paul Stoddart as president, New Payment Platforms, effective March 1, 2019. Stoddart succeeds David Yates, who will transition into a senior advisory role focused on real-time national and cross-border payments strategies. In this role, Stoddart will oversee the development and strategic integration of Mastercard’s real-time payments capabilities beyond traditional card-based solutions.