Browsing the "MasterCard" Tag

Visa, Mastercard, eBay, Stripe Follow PayPal in Quitting Facebook’s Libra Project

| Nikhilesh De and Brady Dale

Visa, Mastercard, eBay, Stripe, Mercado Pago and PayPal have all withdrawn from the Libra Association now.

US Lawmakers Call on Payment Giants to Exit ‘Chilling’ Libra Project

| William Foxley

Senators Brian Schatz and Sherrod Brown have called on Visa, Stripe, and MasterCard to reconsider their membership of the Libra Association.

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 Is Building a Team to Develop Crypto, Wallet Projects

| Anna Baydakova

Payments giant Mastercard is seeking to hire several blockchain execs to lead cryptocurrency and digital wallet projects.

Concerns Over Facebook Data Use Derailed at Least 3 Crypto Partnerships

| Leigh Cuen

Philosophical disagreements with crypto experts have slowed the development of Facebook's GlobalCoin, sources say.

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Report: Uber, PayPal, Visa to Back Facebook’s GlobalCoin Cryptocurrency

| Nikhilesh De

Visa, Mastercard, PayPal and Uber are all backing Facebook's new cryptocurrency, according to the Wall Street Journal.

Accenture’s New Blockchain App Lets Users Tip ‘Sustainable’ Producers

| Anna Baydakova

Accenture has announced a prototype blockchain-based supply chain app designed to reward business practices that conserve natural resources.

Mastercard Patent Filing Outlines Way to Anonymize Crypto Transactions

| Nikhilesh De

Payments giant Mastercard claims to have developed a new way of keeping cryptocurrency transactions private using intermediary addresses.