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Mastercard, R3 to Develop Blockchain Cross-Border Payments Platform

| Daniel Palmer

The card giant is to develop a blockchain-powered cross-border payments platform in partnership with enterprise-focused blockchain firm R3.

Mastercard Joins Blockchain-Powered Trade Finance Consortium Marco Polo

| Daniel Kuhn

Mastercard has joined the Marco Polo trade finance consortium founded by blockchain startup R3 and fintech firm TradeIX.

Mastercard to Tackle Fashion Fakes with Blockchain Tracking Solution

| Daniel Palmer

Mastercard is to demo a new blockchain-based product tracking solution during an upcoming showcase of women fashion designers.

Mastercard Patent Hints at Plan for Multi-Currency Blockchains

| Nikhilesh De

A new Mastercard patent outlines how a permissioned blockchain can store multiple types of transaction info, including with different currencies.


Mastercard Patent Filings Tout Blockchain for Immutable Data Records

| Nikhilesh De

A group of Mastercard patent applications outline how blockchain technology can be used to securely record transaction information.

Mastercard Patent Would Put Credit Cards on a Public Blockchain

| Wolfie Zhao

A patent filing from Mastercard explores how to use public blockchains to securely verify card credentials at the point of sale.

Mastercard Looks to Blockchain to Make Coupons Immutable

| Stan Higgins

A patent application from Mastercard suggests that the payments giant is eyeing blockchain as part of a way to verify the authenticity of coupons.

Mastercard Seeks ‘Fast Track’ Way to Sync Blockchain Data

| Nikhilesh De

A Mastercard patent application outlines how nodes could be quickly added to a blockchain.

Mastercard Eyes Blockchain for Fighting Fake Identities

| Annaliese Milano

New patent filings from Mastercard explore a blockchain-based identity data storage system.

Mastercard Is Hiring More Blockchain Developers

| David Floyd

The credit card giant announced that it would hire 175 people at its Leopardstown office, including blockchain and AI experts.