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Trulioo Expands Identity Verification Services in Africa
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Trulioo Expands Identity Verification Services in Africa

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Trulioo GlobalGateway now offers support for Kenya and enhanced coverage for Ghana, Nigeria and South Africa Trulioo announced that Kenya is the latest addition to its expanding list of African countries supported by GlobalGateway, the market-leading global identity verification platform. Trulioo helps businesses automate their customer onboarding processes and comply......
Tata Consultancy Services and Broadridge Financial Solutions to Sponsor Fintech at Cornell Initiative
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Tata Consultancy Services and Broadridge Financial Solutions to Sponsor Fintech at Cornell Initiative

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The Cornell SC Johnson College of Business is pleased to announce that Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), and Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. will join Moody’s and Fiserv as inaugural sponsors of the Fintech at Cornell Initiative. The Fintech at Cornell Initiative aims to facilitate collaborations among academics and practitioners at Cornell......
Visa Launches its First US Tap to Phone Pilot in Washington D.C. to Support Region’s Black-Owned Small Businesses
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Visa Launches its First US Tap to Phone Pilot in Washington D.C. to Support Region’s Black-Owned Small Businesses

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Happening today: She’s Next:. Virtual Event with Actress/Producer/LGBTQ+ Equal Rights Advocate, Laverne Cox, while Visa Street Teams Prepare Delivery of ‘Commerce in a Box’ to help Small Businesses go Digital After piloting Tap to Phone in more than thirty countries, Visa announced its first Tap to Phone pilot in the......
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New Report from Corinium and FICO Finds that Lack of Urgency Around Responsible AI Use is Putting Most Companies at Risk

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Research examines how global organizations are deploying AI and progress on ensuring AI is used ethically, transparently, securely and in their customers’ best interests  Highlights:  FICO and Corinium today released its second annual executive research report on Chief Analytics, Chief AI, and Chief Data Officers  65% of respondents’ companies can’t explain how......
Clip Becomes Mexico's Fintech Unicorn
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Clip Becomes Mexico’s Fintech Unicorn

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Raises U.S. $250 Million Investment Round to Democratize Payments and Grow Platform Ecosystem Clip, Mexico’s leading digital payments and commerce platform, announced it has received a U.S. $250 million capital investment led by the SoftBank Latin America Fund and Viking Global Investors LP. The investment is the largest ever for......
BSV Proves that Bitcoin Scaling Works; Surpasses BTC Blockchain in Accumulated Data Size
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BSV Proves that Bitcoin Scaling Works; Surpasses BTC Blockchain in Accumulated Data Size

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Bitcoin Association, the Switzerland-based global industry organisation that works to advance business with the BSV blockchain and digital currency, has confirmed that the Bitcoin SV (BSV) blockchain surpassed BTC in accumulated data size, demonstrating the ability of the Bitcoin network to scale without limits. On May 16, 2021, the accumulated growth (in......
Mastercard New Payments Index: Consumer Appetite for Digital Payments Takes Off
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Mastercard New Payments Index: Consumer Appetite for Digital Payments Takes Off

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93% of consumers are considering emerging payments such as biometrics, digital currencies, and QR code, in addition to contactless, according to the Mastercard New Payments Index Now, nearly 90% of in-person transactions globally take place at a contactless-enabled merchant  As the world went into pandemic lockdown in 2020, consumers shifted......
XA Network Expands And Appoints Senior Advisory Board, As Southeast Asia Digital Economy Races Ahead
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XA Network Expands And Appoints Senior Advisory Board, As Southeast Asia Digital Economy Races Ahead

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XA Network comprises members from technology companies including Alibaba, Gojek, Grab, Google, Amazon, Netflix and Twitter to invest in the Southeast Asia start-up community to help them scale The XA Network [the X denotes any tech firm with $1b+ valuation and the A refers to Alumni], the leading member-based investment network of......
Mastercard Names Tim Murphy Chief Administrative Officer
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Mastercard Names Tim Murphy Chief Administrative Officer

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Mastercard announced the appointment of Tim Murphy, the company’s general counsel, to the newly created position of chief administrative officer. In this role, he will have oversight of the company’s Law, Franchise and Integrity activities, as well as the added management of its People and Capabilities function. “In the decade......
Emburse and Mastercard Partner to Help Financial Institutions Deliver Robust Corporate Expense Management Capabilities
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Emburse and Mastercard Partner to Help Financial Institutions Deliver Robust Corporate Expense Management Capabilities

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Corporate clients to benefit from easy, mobile-centric integrated card and expense solutions Emburse, a global leader in expense management and accounts payable automation solutions, is collaborating with Mastercard to provide card-issuing financial institutions (FIs) with deep expense management capabilities. Mastercard-issuing FIs can now offer a custom-branded version of Emburse and......