Mastercard and BitOasis Sign Strategic Partnership Across MENA to Launch Crypto-Linked Cards

BitOasis customers will be able to link their crypto wallet balances to physical or virtual cards and make fiat payments across 90 million global locations using their BitOasis Mastercard Crypto Card New payment method will accelerate crypto adoption in the region by enabling customers to make payments across Mastercard’s network. BitOasis, the leading cryptocurrency platform

Mastercard and Cellulant Partner to Empower Millions of Consumers Across Africa to Join the Global Digital Commerce Market

Partnership will enable customers to pay globally with a Mastercard virtual payment solution linked to the Cellulant wallet, Tingg Mastercard’s technology will enable consumers to shop online with or without a bank account, through a simple and secure payment experience  Mastercard and Cellulant have partnered to allow millions of Cellulant customers across Africa to shop

Mastercard and Nclude Partner to Accelerate Egypt’s Fintech Ecosystem and Boost Financial Inclusion

Investments will support early-and-growth-stage fintechs tackling financial inclusion in Egypt The partnership supports the Central Bank of Egypt’s vision to establish Egypt as the Innovation Hub for fintechs across the Middle East and Africa region Mastercard has announced a strategic investment in Nclude, a fintech focused VC investment platform launched in partnership with Egypt’s leading

Mastercard Powers Launch of Telda’s Cobranded Prepaid Card

Unbanked Egyptians can now get a prepaid Mastercard with a seamless onboarding process The launch is a step towards creating a ripple-effect for providing financial access to millions of Egyptians Mastercard powers the launch of Telda prepaid cards, jointly issued by one of the major banks in Egypt and a fintech. The innovative payment solution

Paysend Introduces 50 New Receiving Countries to its Global Payments Network

Paysend, the UK-based fintech with over 7 million customers, today announces that 50 new receiving countries have been introduced to its global payments network since the start of 2022. These additional payments corridors mean that Paysend customers can now send money to over 170 countries worldwide. Notable additional countries supported by Paysend include: Antigua and

Mastercard New Payments Index 2022: Consumers in Morocco Embrace Digital Payments

75% of consumers in Morocco have used at least one emerging payment method in the last year, with usage expected to increase further Adoption of biometrics, Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL), open banking and account-to-account payments are anticipated to continue accelerating Gen Z and Millennials are leveraging more digital payment methods and are more open

Mastercard New Payment Index 2022: Consumers in Egypt Embrace Digital Payments

88% of consumers in Egypt have used at least one emerging payment method in the last year, with usage expected to further increase Adoption of Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL), open banking and account-to-account payments are anticipated to continue accelerating Gen Z and Millennials are leveraging more digital payment methods and are more open to

Paysend Partners with Damane Cash to Enable Transfers to Morocco

Paysend, the UK-based FinTech with over 7 million customers, today announces a partnership with Damane Cash, a payments institution and subsidiary of Bank of Africa, to enable money transfers to Morocco. With features such as low fixed fees, upfront exchange rates, faster transfer speeds and the ability to make instant, digital end-to-end international payments, this

Mastercard Welcomes NymCard as Principal Mastercard Issuer to Boost UAE Fintech Landscape

Mastercard has certified NymCard, a plug-and-play banking-as-a-service (BaaS) provider, as a Principal Mastercard Issuer in the UAE. The milestone announcement marks the first time a fintech in the UAE is licensed to issue cards by Mastercard. The license from Mastercard enables NymCard to become the UAE’s one-stop provider for fintechs and digital partners, removing the

Mastercard and EziPay Join to Provide Fintechs More Digital Commerce Solutions for Millions in Middle East and Africa

Partnership will enable millions of potential EziPay customers to transact on global online platforms with a Mastercard virtual payment solution linked to the EziPay wallet Collaboration underpins a new wave of financial inclusion through mobile devices, unlocking opportunities for millions of people across MENA Mastercard has strengthened its collaboration with major fintech operators by partnering