Visa Harnesses Real-Time Deep Learning to Enhance Transaction Processing
Aug26

Visa Harnesses Real-Time Deep Learning to Enhance Transaction Processing

 26 August 2020 – Visa Inc. today announced Visa Smarter Stand-in Processing (Smarter STIP), a new capability that uses real-time artificial intelligence (AI) to help financial institutions manage transaction authorizations when service disruptions occur. Using deep learning to analyze past transactions, Smarter STIP generates informed decisions to approve or decline transactions on behalf of issuers in the event that their...

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TransferWise and Mastercard Expand Their Global Partnership
Aug25

TransferWise and Mastercard Expand Their Global Partnership

 25 August 2020 – Mastercard and TransferWise have announced an expanded partnership to enable the issuance of cards in any market around the world where Mastercard is accepted and TransferWise is licensed for its multi-currency borderless account. Mastercard has built a strong partnership with TransferWise, working with the global technology company since the issuance of its first debit card in Europe in 2018. Since then,...

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Maybank, Grab And Mastercard Jointly Launch New Credit Card To Reward Malaysians For Their Mobile-First Lifestyle
Aug20

Maybank, Grab And Mastercard Jointly Launch New Credit Card To Reward Malaysians For Their Mobile-First Lifestyle

 20 August 2020 – Maybank, Malaysia’s largest banking group and market leader in credit cards, in partnership with Grab, ASEAN’s leading everyday super app, and Mastercard, a global technology company in the payments industry, today unveiled the Maybank Grab Mastercard Platinum – a card designed to provide Malaysians with even more ways to be rewarded for their mobile-first lifestyle and for using Grab services. The Maybank...

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Financial Sector And Intelligence-Driven Cybersecurity Amidst Digital Revolution In SEA
Aug13

Financial Sector And Intelligence-Driven Cybersecurity Amidst Digital Revolution In SEA

 13 August 2020 – Among the obvious effects of this pandemic is the rapid rise of online payment services and digital banking across Southeast Asia (SEA). Due to various social distancing restrictions, people from across the region now opt to avoid the brick-and-mortar bank branches deemed as a public space where coronavirus may flourish, in turn kicking off the increased use of the physically safer option — e-wallets...

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Global Trade in Services to Increase by US$2trn Over Next Five Years
Aug13

Global Trade in Services to Increase by US$2trn Over Next Five Years

 13 August 2020 – The Western Union Company, a leader in cross-border, cross-currency money movement and payments, today launches a new report, “The Global Services Trade Revolutions: Fuelling post-pandemic economic recovery and growth,” in partnership with Oxford Economics – a leader in global forecasting and quantitative analysis. The report projects the value of international trade in services* rising from $6.1trn in...

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Mastercard Accelerate Ignites Next Generation of Fintech Disruptors and Partners to Build the Future of Commerce
Aug12

Mastercard Accelerate Ignites Next Generation of Fintech Disruptors and Partners to Build the Future of Commerce

 12 August 2020 – Mastercard has announced the expansion of its Accelerate fintech portfolio, adding dynamic entrepreneurs to its award-winning startup engagement program Start Path and more technology partners to its Engage network, providing access to expert engineers and specialists that can help customers deploy new services quickly and efficiently. Mastercard helps emerging brands build and scale their businesses,...

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