Mastercard International Chief: Blockchain Is Good for the Future

Mastercard International Chief: Blockchain Is Good for the Future

MasterCard international President Ann Cairns has called blockchain, the technology powering bitcoin, a very promising technology which MasterCard sees as a “good thing for the future.” Private banking corporations, investment banks, stock exchanges, and even central banks have taken deliberate, extensive measures to understand the innovation of blockchain technology in an effort to apply it in their own respective realms. Global card payments network MasterCard is among the companies investing in blockchain technology. Ann Cairns, president of international markets at for MasterCard, a....


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