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Mastercard Closes USD 850m Acquisition of Identity Verification Provider Ekata
Thursday 10 June 2021

New York-based payments-focussed technology company Mastercard (NYSE: MA) has closed the acquisition Seattle-based identity verification provider Ekata for USD 850m to advance digital identity capabilities, the company said.

Digital identity is a foundational part of Mastercard's multi-layered approach to security. Ekata expands Mastercard's capabilities to strengthen trust through AI-powered identity verification.

Date Published: 10/06/2021