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Mastercard ramps up fraud protection for eCommerce
Tie-up offers MPGS customers access to Vesta’s Payment Guarantee and Payment Protect solutions, resulting in higher transaction approval rates.
Mastercard to eliminate plastics from payment cards by 2028
Mastercard has announced it is accelerating efforts to remove first–use PVC plastics from payment cards on its network by 2028.
Change Financial bolsters its New Zealand expansion
Fintech and payments as a service provider, Change has bolstered its expansion into the New Zealand market, signing Credit Union Auckland.
PXP, Mastercard, Payall collaborate on cross-border payments
The collaboration provides PXP Financial’s customers with safe, compliant and efficient cross-border payments and international transfers.
DECTA appoints industry veteran for UK growth strategy
DECTA has appointed industry veteran Scott Dawson to ramp up its strategy for UK growth and expand its regulated payment services.
IWD 2023: How can we help more women achieve international careers?
Encouraging more women into the global tech industry represents an opportunity for businesses to tap into bigger talent pools and diversified skillsets.
Optus and Mastercard extend strategic partnership
Optus and Mastercard have extended their strategic partnership in a bid to provide Optus customers with a simple, secure way to prove their identity.
Mastercard, Vesta deliver enhanced digital fraud detection for APAC
The partnership will provide merchants across the region with automated, real-time digital payment solutions that reduce risk and fraud. .
Former Mastercard Exec Joins mx51 as Chief Product Officer
Australian payment firm mx51 hires Gilles Novel as Chief Product Officer. Novel brings 20 years of experience in payments and was formerly at Mastercard.
New marketing team appointments at CellPoint Digital
CellPoint expands into new verticals with new marketing team. Kim Hansen, Michael Svendsen, and Basim Reza join the company.
PXP Financial partners DisputeHelp management platform
The partnership will provide an end-to-end dispute management platform across all payment schemes for their merchant portfolio.
Komo partners with Vault to create new brand opportunities
The partnership is designed to create new opportunities for brands to easily capture and keep consumer attention.
Azul appoints Dean Vaughan as VP
Azul appoints Dean Vaughan as VP to drive APAC expansion, investing in people and new product development to drive customer value.
Mastercard reveals first-ever album titled Priceless
Mastercard's music album Priceless has been unveiled at the Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity and features 10 songs by 10 artists worldwide.
Mastercard users can now use rewards points in gaming
Mastercard has launched Mastercard Gamer Xchange (MGX), allowing APAC consumers to convert their rewards points into gaming currency.
Mastercard and Openly partners to boost privacy and security
Mastercard and Australian company Openly have teamed up to provide organisations a complete view of their supply chain privacy and cyber risk posture.
GPS and Mastercard help fintechs disrupt traditional banking
GPS, the global payment technology platform catering to a variety of fintechs, has announced a new strategic partnership with Mastercard.
TradeWindow and Mastercard collaboration set to strengthen cross-border trade relations
TradeWindow has partnered with Mastercard in a bid to increase access to trade finance and simplify cross-border payments.
Mastercard: Digital resilience and experience spending key trends for 2022
Shifts in savings, economic growth, leisure travel recovery, and consumer spending are highlighted in the Mastercard Economics Institute's Economy 2022 report.
New Mastercard research focuses on safer shopping and spending habits
NZ consumers shift towards spending on experiences after lockdown, with the average Kiwi saving $3,000, says Mastercard research.
Cirralto teams up with Mastercard and Fresh Supply Co to help Aussie farmers
Cirralto joins forces with Mastercard and Fresh Supply Co to improve cash flow for Australian farmers through blockchain-based trade finance.
Mastercard’s new Start Path program supports digital assets, blockchain and cryptocurrency startups
Mastercard has announced its latest Start Path global start-up engagement program supporting digital assets, blockchain and cryptocurrency companies.
COVID-19 sees $900 billion spent in retail online
COVID-19 drove a surge in online retail spending, with an additional $900bn globally, making up $1 in every $5 spent, according to Mastercard.
Mastercard evolves contactless technology for quantum world
Mastercard has developed Enhanced Contactless (Ecos) specifications to future-proof contactless payments and ensure high levels of security and convenience.