MasterCard and Microsoft partner to promote financial inclusion in Mexico

Friday, March 6, 2015

MasterCard and Microsoft announced a partnership to promote economic development in Mexico by supporting the base of the economy, the micro merchant, through comprehensive projects and innovative solutions in information technology, communication and payments.

The partnership considers actions focused on the micro merchant segment to make greater use of electronic payments and to encourage the legality and formality of technological products and services. In addition, the alliance will promote financial inclusion through the technological network of MasterCard and technology of Microsoft, grant high added value benefits to the customers of both companies, offer access to specialized content related to technology and productivity in businesses, and grant access to on-line training to develop new business skills.

Thanks to this partnership, Microsoft and MasterCard will develop the following projects:

Source: FinExtra (link opens in a new window)

digital payments, financial inclusion