Tag: Mastercard

Artificial Intelligence Shopping Assistant Unveiled by MasterCard

Just a few days after Amazon announced its entrance into the artificial intelligence race, credit card giant MasterCard has joined the fray. A...

Mastercard Expresses Skepticism on Widespread CBDC Adoption

In the digital finance sector, the discussion around Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs) has taken center stage. Ashok Venkateswaran, Mastercard’s blockchain and digital...

Mastercard Boasts NFTs Potential In CBDC Pilot

Mastercard has detailed its latest findings regarding non-fungible tokens (NFTs) following its participation in Australia’s central bank digital currency (CBDC) pilot project. “It also...

Mastercard Aims to Accelerate CBDC Deployment and Adoption

Credit giant Mastercard wants to work with blockchain and crypto companies on its central bank digital currency (CBDC) program. The firm has touted...

Mastercard Fights Fraud With AI Tool but CBDC Future Uncertain

Mastercard introduces a new tool that uses artificial intelligence (AI) to detect unauthorized flows through bank accounts, even as shiny new real-time payments...

Visa and Mastercard Drive Crypto Adoption with New Services

Payment giants Visa and Mastercard are speeding up the crypto revolution with a series of collaborations and initiatives.  Visa is launching a new tokenized...

Why the Bitcoin Lightning Network May Be Better Than Visa and Mastercard

When Satoshi Nakamoto launched Bitcoin, he envisioned a peer-to-peer payment system that would make banking easier. He foresaw a system that would reinstate...

VISA & Mastercard Rethink Crypto Plans After Market Fallout

During the run up in crypto assets, traditional financial institutions like VISA and Mastercard scrambled to get in on the trend and announced...

Visa, Mastercard Delay Crypto Plans Amid Regulatory Scrutiny

Visa and Mastercard, two of the world’s largest payment companies, have halted their plans to partner with crypto firms following the string of...

Tether’s 2022 Settlement Volume Flips Visa and Mastercard

Tether USDT processed $18.2 trillion in transactions in 2022, placing it ahead of traditional payment processors like Visa and Mastercard, according to a...

Mastercard Launches an Artist Accelerator Program With Polygon

Mastercard has partnered with Polygon to provide a platform for emerging musical artists. Will the payment giant successfully adapt to Web3? Mastercard, one of...

MEXC Global Officially Launches MEXC Mastercard to Support Global Payment

On December 27, MEXC Global, the world’s leading crypto-asset trading platform, officially launched the MEXC Mastercard, allowing cryptocurrency holders to use digital assets...

Stablecoin Settlements May Surpass Visa and MasterCard

This year has been a massive downward trend for the crypto market, but stablecoin usage and adoption are still increasing. Stablecoin adoption has grown...

Mastercard to Offer Crypto Trading to Banks With Paxos

Payments giant Mastercard is offering to help traditional financial institutions get into crypto by providing the necessary fiat rails. The project is a joint...