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How MasterCard became a tech company

Ajay Banga loves to talk about the wonders of a cashless society, but every now and then it can backfire. At his first offsite leadership meeting after taking over as president and CEO of MasterCard, he gave his senior team a spirited speech about the downside of cash—it’s hard to track; it’s used for drugs, weapons, and tax evasion; and it’s expensive to make (just the cost to produce and distribute it can run the central bank of an average country up to 1.5% of GDP). 2,054 more words

Finance

RS Software - FY 14, AGM and Q1 2015 - Comments

RS has had a great run ending the year of 2014 with an diluted EPS of 42.85. While this is fantastic news, we will have to see if the story of the future is still as fantastic as it was last year. 558 more words

Stock Ideas

THE FEDERAL POLYTECHNIC, EDE, 2014/2015 POST-UTME SCREENING DATES AND REGISTRATION DETAILS

This is to inform all candidates who applied for the 2014/2015 admission into the institution and made The Federal Polytechnic, Ede their first or second choice and scored 150 and above in the last Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination that the post UTME screening exercise will hold from 12th to 16th August 2013. 247 more words

NEWS

HCE or eSE ? Why choose, pick both!

A few months after Visa and MasterCard announcement to support Host Card Emulation (HCE), I’m considering here the dilemma that device manufacturers seem to have regarding the embedded Secure Element (eSE). 775 more words

NFC

MasterCard launches MasterPass in South Africa

Mastercard has just launched MasterPass  in South Africa which enables consumers to make convenient, simple, fast and secure digital payments. Digital wallets accessible through the MasterPass acceptance network allow consumers to store all their  298 more words

Mobile

London Tops MasterCard Global Destination Cities Index as Most Visited City

London Tops MasterCard Global Destination Cities Index as Most Visited City
Source: MasterCard

London tops the list as the destination of choice for international travelers for the third time in four years, according to the annual MasterCard Global Destination Cities Index released today.

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Transportation And Travel