Jan 25, 2011
MasterCard and Telefónica Create a Joint Venture to Offer Mobile Financial Solutions in Latin America
MasterCard (NYSE:MA) and Telefónica announced today a joint venture to lead the development of mobile financial solutions in 12 countries in Latin America where Telefónica is present with the Movistar® brand. This is a first-of-a-kind initiative where a payments and telecommunications company partner to create a new company focused on integrating the convenience and accessibility provided by mobile phones with a set of financial solutions that will work with existing electronic payment systems.
Jan 24, 2011
Mung-Ki Woo to Lead Global Mobile Team at MasterCard Worldwide
MasterCard Worldwide today announced that Mung-Ki Woo is joining the company as Group Executive, Mobile, effective January 24, 2011. Woo will have global responsibility for innovation, commercialization and development of go-to-market strategies to support mobile payments around the world.
Jan 17, 2011
MasterCard Announces Exclusive Partnership with Transport for London for Oyster Wallet Branding
MasterCard today announced a new, multi-million pound partnership with Transport for London (TfL) for the exclusive branding of TfL’s Oyster card wallet for 2011. The Oyster card wallet is distributed with all new cards issued and is available from tube and rail stations and Travel Information Centres.