Tag: mastercard

Aug 04 2022

Binance And Mastercard To Launch Bitcoin Rewards Card In Argentina

Users of Binance card can earn up to 8% cashback on purchases and bill payments through Mastercard’s vast network of over 90 million merchants worldwide.Binance is launching a bitcoin rewards card in Argentina.The company is partnering with Mastercard and Credential Payments to provide market access and issue the card.Users will enjoy 8% cashback on purchases and zero-fee ATM...

Jul 29 2022

Miami Boosts Crypto Image With Release Of 5,000 NFTs With Mastercard, Time And Salesforce

Jul 29 2022 Published at Bitcoinist.com under tags  btcusd citycoin crypto crypto news ethbtc

Miami has once again garnered headlines. Francis Suarez, the mayor of the city, stated his future plan to distribute 5,000 Ethereum NFTs in collaboration with Mastercard, Time, and Salesforce. According to a city press release, the NFTs – unique blockchain digital currencies that symbolize ownership — are being produced by 56 different artists from the city symbolizing its "56 square mile region." TIME...

Jul 14 2022

Mastercard Seeks To Expand Arms In Indonesia As It Partners Crypto Oriented Firm Fasset

The emergence of cryptocurrency brought many benefits that the traditional banking system could not offer. Besides its numerous advantages, digital assets provide a seamless and fast means for payments and settlements through transfers. Also, it requires no interference from third parties. Hence, people could effortlessly complete their transactions from different locations without cost for intermediary agents. With the passing of the years, more...

Jun 28 2022

51% of Consumers from Latin America Have Used Crypto in the Past Year, According to Mastercard Survey

Key takeaways: Mastercard has published the results of a survey on emerging payment technologies called New Payments Index 2022 More than half of consumers from Latin America have made a...

Jun 11 2022

Mastercard Buys Into NFTs, Enables Purchase Of Digital Art Using Credit Card

Mastercard, one of the largest payment companies in the world, has revealed plans to expand access to the market for non-fungible tokens via card payments. Traditional payment institutions are beginning to incorporate cryptocurrency into their business plans. The company has announced that it is collaborating with a number of Web3 and NFT companies to allow users to pay for their products using the...

Edge Launches Privacy-Focused Crypto Card

Edge is a leading financial service provider and is the firm behind the “Edge wallet.” It recently announced the launch of its privacy-focused Mastercard. The platform noted that the card does not require key identification details to set up. Instead, users can use this card while safeguarding their identity. Most crypto users have constantly requested more anonymity and...

Jun 10 2022

Mastercard Joins Forces with Leading Crypto Companies to Expand its Services to NFTs, Web3

Leading payment network Mastercard has announced it is working to expand its services to the Web3 space to make NFT commerce “easier and safer”. To achieve this goal, Mastercard has joined forces with some of the industry-leading companies, including Immutable X, Candy Digital, The Sandbox, Mintable, Spring, Nifty Gateway, and MoonPay.

Just-In: Mastercard Allows Cardholders To Buy NFTs Without Crypto

Jun 10 2022 Published at Coingape under tags  mastercard news non fungible token

Mastercard International Inc has jumped into the growing market of non fungible tokens (NFT) and Metaverse. The payment giant has come forward to join hands with several leading NFT marketplaces to extend its services....

Jun 08 2022

Fintech Startup Edge Release First Confidential Bitcoin Mastercard

Edge’s new card will not collect KYC data used to determine a person’s identity giving complete privacy and instant transfers with no fees.Tech startup Edge just released the first confidential bitcoin mastercard. The card does not require any KYC data of any kind, nor does it have any associated transaction fees. The card can be digital or physical and is loaded on...

May 25 2022

Just-In: Mastercard Bullish On Crypto Despite Market Crash

May 25 2022 Published at Coingape under tags  crypto adoption mastercard news

Global payment firm Mastercard has embraced an aggressive expansion strategy into crypto, capitalizing on the opportunity through partnerships. As the world shifts to Web3, Mastercard wants to become the leader. Mastercard VP Harold Bossé believes mass adoption of blockchain technology and digital assets will happen sooner as financial institutions move into the space. Meanwhile, Mastercard...

Apr 13 2022

Nexo Partners With Mastercard and DiPocket For Bitcoin-Backed Credit Card

Nexo, a lending services provider, has partnered with Mastercard and DiPocket to offer Nexo Card, a credit card backed by bitcoin or other cryptocurrencies.Nexo, a lending services provider for digital finance, has partnered with Mastercard and DiPocket to launch a crypto-backed credit card allowing users to collateralize bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. The card allows users to...

Just-In: Nexo Launches Crypto-Backed Credit Card With Mastercard

Apr 13 2022 Published at Coingape under tags  defi news mastercard news nexo finance

Crypto lender Nexo said on Wednesday it was partnering with Mastercard and DiPocket to launch a credit card backed by cryptocurrency. The card will be launched in select European markets. The card will be backed by a user's crypto holdings as collateral. Nexo said in a press release the card will allow users to spend...

Apr 12 2022

Mastercard Applies for NFT and Metaverse Related Trademarks

International payment processing giant Mastercard is the latest financial firm to file for trademarks focused on the metaverse sector and crypto at large. The company reportedly filed fifteen trademark applications with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) on April 4.

Mastercard Files 15 Metaverse And NFT Trademark Applications – A ‘Priceless’ Move?

A prominent financial services institution has jumped on the cryptocurrency trademark bandwagon, filing fresh trademark rights for virtual worlds, nonfungible tokens, and more. Mastercard has filed 15 trademark applications for its brand name, the tagline "Priceless," and its circles logo, all of which allude to metaverse and NFT objectives. This is a significant step for the payments processing giant following the launch of...

Apr 08 2022

Just-In: Mastercard Files For NFT, Metaverse-Related Trademarks

Credit card operator Mastercard International Inc applied for several trademark applications related to NFTs and the Metaverse. The firm joins a growing list of financial majors looking to enter the rapidly-growing trend. Mastercard's peer American Express last month also filed for NFT and Metaverse-related trademarks, amid a broader push by Wall Street firms into the...

Mar 29 2022

Mastercard Now Supports Australian Crypto Exchange BTC Markets

BTC Markets, an Australian-based cryptocurrency exchange, has joined hands with Mastercard. This partnership will allow the platform’s users to make direct prepaid or credit card payments to deal and invest in the cryptocurrency. However, this collaboration comes amid the rising legal concerns over card payment in the country. Mastercard expands its crypto integration Caroline Bowler, The post Mastercard Now Supports Australian Crypto Exchange...

Mar 25 2022

Top Israel bank to start offering crypto trading services

Mar 25 2022 Published at CryptoSlate under tags  adoption bank leumi bitcoin bny mellon crypto

Top Israeli bank, Bank Leumi, is set to become the first bank in the country to enable crypto trading services through its digital platform, Pepper Invest. This is coming after the traditional banking institution entered into a partnership with blockchain firm Paxos. Bank Leumi’s Pepper Invest crypto trading services According to a...

Mar 15 2022

Russian Crypto Volumes Slump After Binance Blocks Visa, Mastercard

Mar 15 2022 Published at Coingape under tags  binance bitcoin news crypto kaiko mastercard

Russian crypto trading volumes sank after Binance blocked cards issued by Visa and Mastercard in the country. While Russian citizens still have access to crypto exchanges, it appears that sanctions on conventional payment systems are affecting their ability to trade. While most crypto exchanges have opposed blanket bans on Russian users, they have stopped accepting...

Mar 08 2022

Breaking: Binance To Stop Accepting Mastercard, Visa Cards in Russia

Mar 08 2022 Published at Coingape under tags  binance mastercard news regulation news russia

Binance, the world's largest crypto exchange said on Tuesday that it will stop accepting cards issued by Mastercard and Visa in Russia, effective from Wednesday. All transactions initiated through the two outside Russia will also be unavailable in the country. The move, announced on Binance's blog comes after the world's largest card operators said they...

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