Cultural bias cripples Indian women entrepreneurs: Mastercard Index

Shweta Sharma

Indian women business entrepreneurs, leaders and professionals exhibit less inclination towards business ownership due to a cultural ....

7 March, 2018

BharatQR code: Another milestone on the less-cash road?

Varun Arora

Following its demonetisation move on November 8 last year, the government has taken a series of steps towards a less-cash, digital ....

21 February, 2017

We are bullish about Mu Sigma: General Atlantic's Sandeep Naik

Dearton Thomas Hector

US-based private equity firm General Atlantic has no plans to sell its stake in Mu Sigma Inc, the Big Data analytics company ....

13 October, 2016

Dhiraj Rajaram gains controlling stake in Mu Sigma; becomes CEO

Dearton Thomas Hector

The founder of data analytics firm Mu Sigma Inc., Dhiraj Rajaram, is back as the CEO of the company after his former wife Ambiga ....

4 October, 2016

Mu Sigma CEO Ambiga Subramanian plans own venture

Priya Prasad

Ambiga Subramanian, chief executive of data analytics firm Mu Sigma, is reportedly planning to launch her own venture. Subramanian ....

23 September, 2016

Impact Guru selected to run a global crowdfunding challenge

Arti Singh

Indian crowdfunding platform Impact Guru has been selected by the Singapore Committee for UN Women to run a global challenge, ....

19 September, 2016

MasterCard invests in online payment gateway Razorpay

Arti Singh

Bangalore-based online payment gateway startup Razorpay Software Pvt. Ltd has received an undisclosed investment from American ....

1 July, 2016

Fintech startup TranServ hires former MasterCard, MobiKwik executives

Arti Singh

Mumbai-based digital payments company TranServ Pvt Ltd has strengthened its top deck with two senior-level appointments. The company ....

11 May, 2016

Retailers push into crowded mobile payment market


Big retailers are muscling in on the likes of Visa, MasterCard and Google in a fiercely competitive and growing mobile payment ....

7 April, 2014

MasterCard buys Sam Pitroda's mobile wallet firm C-SAM

Sainul K

Global financial services company MasterCard Worldwide has acquired C-SAM Inc, a mobile wallet and on-device solutions firm founded ....

24 February, 2014

Visa CEO calls digital wallet fee on PayPal 'appropriate'


Visa Inc Chief Executive Charlie Scharf suggested on Wednesday that the payment network may impose a fee on digital wallet operators ....

21 March, 2013

Ezetap partners with MasterCard & Equity Bank for MPOS in Kenya

Anand Rai

Mobile-based payments service provider Ezetap Mobile Solutions Pvt Ltd has partnered with MasterCard and Equity Bank, one of ....

6 March, 2013

MasterCard invests in General Atlantic-backed Big Data firm Mu Sigma

Sonam Gulati

MasterCard Advisors, a division of the NYSE-listed MasterCard, and Big Data analytics firm Mu Sigma have announced today a strategic ....

8 February, 2013

MasterCard unveils 'digital wallet' network

Nicole Bullock & Paul Taylor

MasterCard, the payments processing network, unveiled new digital wallet services designed to enable banks and retailers to take ....

9 May, 2012

Firm Dropped By Visa Says Under 1.5M Card Numbers Stolen


Visa Inc has dropped payment processor Global Payments Inc from its list of approved service providers after a major cyber intrusion ....

2 April, 2012