E-commerce skyrockets, physical retail plummets during Black Friday
South Africa’s e-commerce sector reported a dramatic uptick in sales during the Black Friday weekend, while brick-and-mortar sales plummeted.
Standard Bank propels contactless payments across Africa
The bank is driving the mass adoption of contactless payments in Africa, as consumers look for safer ways to pay in the wake of COVID-19.
Mastercard leans on AI to fend off cyber attacks, breaches
The global bank card payment transaction processor is increasingly relying on artificial intelligence to keep the digital ecosystem safe.
Banking, Google alliance promises digital world to SMEs
Standard Bank, Mastercard and Google want to help SMEs accelerate digital transformation, in response to operational challenges posed by COVID-19.
ACI Worldwide and Mastercard to Collaborate and Advance New Payment Solutions and Experiences for Customers
ACI Worldwide (NASDAQ: ACIW), a leading global provider of real-time digital payment software and solutions, and Mastercard, the global multi-rail payments technology company, today announced that they will partner to provide a wide range of real-time payment solutions globally.
Mastercard gives regional fintech firms market entry, expansion boost
The payments tech company unveils the Fintech Express, which aims to facilitate the launch and expansion of fintech firms in the MEA region.
Mastercard to roll out tokenisation service for SA e-tailers
The new tokenisation service will create a safe and seamless way for local cardholders to transact in-app and online.
Entersekt rolls out behavioural analytics for real-time risk scoring with NuData Security
Entersekt partners with NuData Security, in an agreement that allows the fintech to tightly integrate NuData’s behavioural analytics solution NuDetect with the Entersekt Secure Platform.
Mastercard intros SME-in-a-Box to help businesses go digital
The new low-cost payments solution enables small companies to accept a range of digital payments, allowing them to take their businesses online.