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Small businesses and micro-merchants are always looking for ways both to reduce cost and grow their revenues by making it easier for people to pay
Through Start Path, Mastercard supported Mobeewave into new markets, with collaborative pilots in Europe, Asia and North America. As a result of the collaborative approach Mastercard participated in Mobeewave’s Series B funding round
Mobility is a challenge in Africa. A large number of moto- taxi drivers will never own their taxis, most are untrained and unlicensed, and many operate with no insurance.
MAX (Metro Africa Express) is making moto-taxis safe, affordable and accessible for everyone. With Mastercard as their payments and scaling partner, MAX is providing their riders with easier ways to pay, and their drivers with a mobile wallet to receive payments, access their earnings and manage the leasing of their vehicles. In doing so, MAX is steering drivers on the path to connecting with the formal financial system
Consumers are seeking new ways to spread the cost of high value purchases and merchants are seeking flexible methods of payment that can increase conversions
Mastercard and Start Path company Divido worked with Lastminute.com – an online travel and leisure holiday retailer – to create a point-of-sale solution that offers eligible customers the opportunity to spread the cost of their purchases over a period of time using installments.