The Mastercard Blockchain service creates new commerce opportunities for the digital transfer of value providing a permission based platform to the Mastercard network of developers and partners. This service allows you to; Run your own blockchain nodes, define your own transaction types, manage your participation in a blockchain network, write custom scripts for use in your custom blockchain applications, understand your instantaneous net position, do real-time reconciliation and more. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to access API documentation.
This article is part of a series about interesting APIs that were added to our directory during 2017. Finance, Payments, Blockchain and Banking APIs are covered in this segment. The APIs were chosen by our researchers, by popularity according to website traffic, and by mentions on social media.
Ten APIs have recently been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Sales, Screenshots, Automobiles, Payments, Documents and Astrology. Also new to the directory is the Mastercard Blockchain Core API. Here's a rundown of the latest additions for developers.
Global payments company Mastercard has announced that it will be opening up its internal blockchain API to developers. According to the company, the API, which is focused on B2B transactions, "Mastercard’s blockchain solution provides a new way for consumers, businesses and banks to transact."