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Former US Ambassador to India Richard Verma joins Mastercard as executive vice-president
World

Former US Ambassador to India Richard Verma joins Mastercard as executive vice-president

In a statement, Mastercard said that Verma will oversee the company's public policy, regulatory affairs and litigation teams around the world

Temasek backed Vertex Ventures invests in backend automation startup Signzy Technologies
Business

Temasek backed Vertex Ventures invests in backend automation startup Signzy Technologies

Signzy is a 'no-code' artificial intelligence (AI) based platform that assists companies in risk and compliance processes.

Indians venture into US stocks as markets slump at home; pick up exposure to global technology giants
Business

Indians venture into US stocks as markets slump at home; pick up exposure to global technology giants

More Indian investors are turning to US stocks to escape tumbling markets at home and pick up exposure to global technology giants that are rising through the coronavirus-led market turmoil

RBL Bank, Zomato launch co-branded credit card offering cash back, loyalty membership benefits
Business

RBL Bank, Zomato launch co-branded credit card offering cash back, loyalty membership benefits

RBL Bank and Zomato on Monday launched a co-branded credit card, powered by Mastercard, in a bid to tap the potential of online food delivery market which has been expanding beyond big cities

Mastercard CEO Ajay Banga to step down in 2021; chief product officer Michael Miebach to take over
Business

Mastercard CEO Ajay Banga to step down in 2021; chief product officer Michael Miebach to take over

Ajay Banga, who took charge of the company just after the 2008-09 financial crisis, has seen the payment processor’s revenue triple during his tenure as online shopping gained prominence around the world.

Pine Labs secures undisclosed funding from Mastercard for expansion of digital payments adoption in India
News & Analysis

Pine Labs secures undisclosed funding from Mastercard for expansion of digital payments adoption in India

Mastercard joins PayPal and Temasek who pumped in around $125 million over 2018 into Pine Labs.

Adobe's Shantanu Narayen, Mastercard's Ajay Banga, Microsoft's Satya Nadella in Harvard Business Review's top 10 best-performing CEOs
Business

Adobe's Shantanu Narayen, Mastercard's Ajay Banga, Microsoft's Satya Nadella in Harvard Business Review's top 10 best-performing CEOs

Three Indian-origin CEOs have been featured in a list of world's top 10 best-performing chief executives

Mastercard, ambassador MS Dhoni kick-off Team Cashless India campaign to boost digital payments
Business

Mastercard, ambassador MS Dhoni kick-off Team Cashless India campaign to boost digital payments

To garner support for the Mastercard campaign, Dhoni will interact with merchants and encourage them to 'bat' for a cashless India by accepting digital payments

Former Indian captain MS Dhoni says he went through entire gamut of emotions after frustrating World Cup semi-final loss
First Cricket News

Former Indian captain MS Dhoni says he went through entire gamut of emotions after frustrating World Cup semi-final loss

Dhoni knows a thing or two about winning big tournaments and he feels it's more about the team goals than individual performances

Facebook's Libra currency suffers setbacks after Mastercard, Visa quit the project
News & Analysis

Facebook's Libra currency suffers setbacks after Mastercard, Visa quit the project

Facebook ambitious efforts to establish a global digital currency called Libra has suffered severe setbacks.

Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency launch could be pushed back due to regulatory concerns
Sports

Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency launch could be pushed back due to regulatory concerns

Facebook announced plans to launch its digital currency Libra in June 2020.

Digital payments: Visa blasts govt move to remove MDR; says banks, other stakeholders incur costs on infrastructure
Business

Digital payments: Visa blasts govt move to remove MDR; says banks, other stakeholders incur costs on infrastructure

MDR is a commission of up to 2% paid by a merchant establishment to banks which put up the POS machines

US proposes barring big technology companies from offering digital currencies
News & Analysis

US proposes barring big technology companies from offering digital currencies

The proposal sends a strong message to large tech firms increasingly eyeing the financial services space.

Flipkart launches credit card in partnership with Axis Bank, Mastercard; offers unlimited cashback
Business

Flipkart launches credit card in partnership with Axis Bank, Mastercard; offers unlimited cashback

The Flipkart-Axis Bank credit card will fetch users 5 percent cashback on all transactions on co-branded merchants

Payment firms can process transactions abroad, but must store data only in India, says RBI
Business

Payment firms can process transactions abroad, but must store data only in India, says RBI

RBI's announcement was made to clarify its directive in April last year that mandated foreign firms to store their payments data “only in India” for “unfettered supervisory access”.

Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes terms the new Libra cryptocurrency as 'frightening'
News & Analysis

Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes terms the new Libra cryptocurrency as 'frightening'

In a series of tweets, Hughes has mentioned that Libra has a hard and long path being successful.

US tells India it is mulling caps on H-1B visas to deter data rules; another tit-for-tat tariff action?
Business

US tells India it is mulling caps on H-1B visas to deter data rules; another tit-for-tat tariff action?

India has upset companies such as Mastercard and irked the US government with stringent new rules on data storage

Facebook Libra: Here's how it could impact the Indian regulatory stance on cryptocurrencies
News & Analysis

Facebook Libra: Here's how it could impact the Indian regulatory stance on cryptocurrencies

Libra has already caught the attention of international regulators, and one can expect changes to Facebook’s approach based feedback

India to examine concerns of foreign tech companies around rules for storing data locally
News & Analysis

India to examine concerns of foreign tech companies around rules for storing data locally

RBI mandated foreign payment firms to store their payments data only in India to allow supervision.