Mastercard is a payment network processor and technology company that undertakes clearing, authorization, and settlement of payment transactions. The company offers a wide range of payment solutions, including credit, debit, prepaid, and commercial cards; digital payments; real-time account-based payments; payment system security; and transaction services such as cross-border and domestic transactions. It also offers value-added services such as loyalty and rewards as well as advisory services such as consulting, analytics, and implementation services. Mastercard serves individuals, financial institutions, digital partners, businesses, merchants, governments, and other organizations. It has operations across the world. The company earns its revenues from the fees it charges to its customers for transaction switching services and other payment-related services.

This report provides insight into Mastercard’s fintech activities, including its digital transformation strategies, its innovation programs, its technology initiatives, its estimated ICT budget, and its major ICT contracts.


  • Mastercard is investing in a variety of emerging technologies - including artificial intelligence, biometrics, blockchain, and wearable tech - to improve its product offerings, enhance the customer experience, and stay competitive in the rapidly evolving banking and financial markets.
  • The company has been strengthening its digital portfolio and technical expertise by partnering with late-stage fintech startups. It has also established global technology hubs to accelerate the development of innovative digital solutions.

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