Card News Updates: Mastercard Inc (MA) & Female Developers, Visa Inc (V)’s Partnership, American Express Company (AXP) Rank

Editor’s Note: Mastercard Inc (NYSE:MA), Visa Inc (NYSE:V), American Express Company (NYSE:AXP)

MASTERCARD WANTS FEMALE DEVELOPERS TO “MASTER THE CODE” FOR $10,000 (BetaKit)
Mastercard Inc is throwing a party and they want as many ladies as possible to attend. Just a few days we reported on several initiatives geared towards women in tech, Mastercard Inc (NYSE:MA) has announced a two-day developer challenge in which the credit card company is making a call to female developers. And it comes with some nice prizes too. MasterCard Canada is encouraging all female professional and student developers to participate in its MasterCard N>XT developer challenge, September 28 and 29.

Mastercard Inc (NYSE:MA)

@UK hooks up with Visa in Asia Pacific (Pro Active Investors United Kingdom)
@UK (LON:ATUK) is to extend its partnership with debit & credit card issuer Visa Inc (NYSE:V) to launch cloudBuy, Asia Pacific’s first business-to-business (B2B) global e-marketplace solution. The UK-based e-commerce solutions provider is hooking up with Visa to offer cloud-based real-time integrated services in the Asia Pacific region, thereby enabling Visa holders a convenient way to make purchases online in a safe environment.

Survey: American Express ranked highest in customer satisfaction (Whec.com)
The credit card known for having the best perks has taken the number one spot for credit card satisfaction. According to a survey by J.D. Power, American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) ranks highest for the seventh straight year. The study was based on responses from 14,000 consumers and measured factors such as billing and payment, rewards, problem resolution and benefits and services.

Blue Label Telecoms: Spazas to get MasterCard terminals (Business Report)
JSE-listed Blue Label Telecoms is partnering with Mastercard Inc (NYSE:MA) to roll out point-of-sale devices to 22 000 small traders, which will enable them to accept card payments for the first time. The firm said on Wednesday that it would install more than 15 000 EMV-certified terminals with MasterCard mobile software that could process payments made by chip-based and contactless payment cards. Traders have historically accepted cash only.

American Express Unveils Fashion Partnerships Designed to Help Ignite Commerce Straight from the Runway (The Wall Street Journal)
Today, American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) announced a series of innovative partnerships designed to bring the excitement of Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week to Card Members and consumers across the country, including an industry-first event with Rebecca Minkoff, recommended looks available for purchase through Vente-Privee and new content platforms that will give consumers an inside-look into the fashion industry. American Express Unstaged presents Rebecca Minkoff and Janelle Monáe

Biotech Insider Alert - $6 Stock To Hit $40

$200 Million Dollar Healthcare Hedge Fund's #1 Best Idea Right Now

The best healthcare hedge fund out there right now is one of the largest shareholders in this biotech stock. The fund returned more than 20% in each of the last 2 years with a virtually fully hedged portfolio, and it's sending out a BUY signal on this biotech stock. Get your FREE REPORT today (retail value of $300)

This is a FREE report from Insider Monkey. Credit Card is NOT required.
Click here to Read Comments
Insider Monkey Small Cap Strategy
Insider Monkey Small Cap Strategy

Insider Monkey beat the market by 74 percentage points in 2.5 years. Our beta is only 1.2 (download a FREE newsletter and see the details inside)

Lists

Best Selling Magazines in the World

Shortest People in History

The Most Celebrated Holidays in the World

Most Expensive Handbag Brands in the World

Top Selling Comic Book Issues of this Century

The Most Powerful Women in Politics

Best Paid DJs

Most Rebellious Female Artists

Best Paid TV Actresses of 2014

Best Paid Actors of 2014

Most Expensive Horses in the World

Tallest People Ever

Most Encouraging Feminist Celebrities

Best Paid Supermodels of 2014

Top 10 Suburbs for Retirement in 2015

10 Wealthiest Cities in America

Top 10 TED Talks for Entrepreneurs

Best TED Talks on Education

25 Most Dangerous Places to Live in America

Top 10 Ski Resorts in the United States – 2014 List

Top 10 Most Remote Places in the World

Most Visited Museums in the United States

Wealthiest Photographers in the World

Most Famous Gay Athletes

The World’s Most Famous Circuses

Best Hair Stylists

Most Popular NASCAR Drivers

The Best Romance Movies of all Time

The Most Wanted Drug Lords

The Oldest Money Managers

The Greatest Directors in the World

Largest Animals in the World

World’s Most Expensive Desserts

Best Selling Comic Books of All Time

A-list Actors who Sabotaged Their Career

Rappers With a College Degree

The Best Jazz Albums of all Time

The Most Influential Jazz Musicians

The World’s Most Famous Photographers

The Best Oscar-Winning Songs

Most Influential Choreographers Ever

Most Expensive Department Stores in the World

The Most Expensive Stolen Paintings in the World

The World’s Most Expensive Teas

Top Oscar Record Holders

The Most Expensive Flowers in the World

Countries With a Booming Film Industry

Most Expensive Cupcakes in the World

Uncommon European Escapes

The Most Stolen Artists in History

Subscribe

Enter your email:

Delivered by FeedBurner

X

Thanks! An email with instructions is sent to !

Your email already exists in our database. Click here to go to your subscriptions

Insider Monkey returned 129% in 2.5 years!! Wondering How?

Download a complete edition of our newsletter for free!