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MasterCard Poll: 40 Percent of Surveyed Will Use Cryptocurrencies Within the Next 12 Months

The COVID-19 pandemic changed people’s beliefs and approach to finances as they are more openly embracing digital options, including cryptocurrency payments. A MasterCard survey showed these results as 4 out of 10 people said they plan to use digital assets in the next year. 40% of People to Use Crypto? It’s safe to say that…

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Mastercard and digital currency exchange Gemini to launch crypto rewards credit card

FILE PHOTO: Mastercard Inc. credit cards are displayed in this picture illustration taken December 8, 2017. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier/IllustrationLONDON (Reuters) – Mastercard Inc and U.S. cryptocurrency exchange Gemini will launch the first credit card that gives users digital currency “rewards” on purchases this year, deepening the involvement of major payment firms in the emerging asset class.Users…

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Mastercard bets on security and digital identity with $850M Ekata deal

Join Transform 2021 this July 12-16. Register for the AI event of the year. (Reuters) — Mastercard said on Monday it had agreed to buy digital identity verification company Ekata in a deal valued at $850 million, as the global payments processor bets on a boom in demand for companies in the digital security space.…

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Mastercard to Purchase digital ID verification Company Ekata in $850 million deal

Please try another search Economy43 minutes ago (Apr 19, 2021 11:00AM ET) © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: FILE PHOTO: Mastercard Inc. credit cards are displayed in this picture illustration (Reuters) -Mastercard Inc said on Monday it had agreed to buy digital identity verification company Ekata in a deal valued at $850 million, as the global payments…

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Mastercard Rewrites Rules for Banks Backing Pornography Sellers

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Mastercard, b.well launching technology to enable patient ID verification

b.well Connected Health, which consolidates an individual’s data on its platform across providers, pharmacies, insurers and devices, announced a partnership with Mastercard Thursday to assist with patient identity verification when accessing services.  Mastercard’s ID Verification service is aimed at allowing healthcare organizations to more easily authenticate patients’ identification using their mobile phones.   b.well leaders…

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Here’s What MasterCard CEO Thinks Of Bitcoin, CBDC, and Stablecoins

You are here: Home / News / Here’s What MasterCard CEO Thinks Of Bitcoin, CBDC, and Stablecoins March 29, 2021 by Chayanika Deka MasterCard CEO is all in for CBDC and stablecoins, but Bitcoin is still not in his good books. It has been quite a ride for Bitcoin. From gaining notoriety for being the…

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Visa and MasterCard Prohibit Pornhub over abusive videos

Denial of service — New York Times columnist Nick Kristof inspired increased scrutiny of Pornhub. Timothy B. Lee – Dec 11, 2020 3:20 am UTC Pornhub has been banned from accepting payments over the Visa and MasterCard networks—a serious blow for a site that has come under increasing fire for failing to effectively filter harmful…