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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.

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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.

Mastercard Seeks Patent for Instant Blockchain Payments Processing

| Nikhilesh De

New patent filings from Mastercard show how the credit card giant is looking at blockchain as a possible means for easing payment settlement times.

Mastercard Expands Access to B2B Blockchain Payment Tools

| Nikhilesh De

Credit card giant Mastercard has opened access to its blockchain APIs, indicating it wants to focus on business-to-business and cross-border payments.

Mastercard Hints at Plans for Blockchain Settlement System

| Nikhilesh De

A new patent application from Mastercard indicates that the payments giant may be looking to integrate blockchain into its payments infrastructure.