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Visa to buy Visa Europe in deal that could exceed $23B

NEW YORK - Payment processing giant Visa announced plans Monday...would make the world's largest payment processing company even larger. The two companies...more regulatory scrutiny as the payment processing industry becomes even further consolidated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-11-02/visa-buy-visa-europe-deal-
Here's why Americans are getting new credit and debit cards

...card until the current card expires.WHO'S BEHIND THE CHANGE?: The change is being driven by the banks and payment processing companies - Visa, MasterCard and American Express. Banks have wanted a more secure form of payment because they...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-10-01/heres-why-americans-are-ge
Americans getting new credit cards with chips

...CHANGE? The change is mostly coming from banks and payment processing companies ? Visa, MasterCard and American Express...expense to replace equipment and retrain employees. Payment-processing companies such as Visa, and banks that issue the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/smart-shopper/2015-06-12/americans-ge
Paying the price for equal wages

...progressives when he cut his own million-dollar salary to fund raises for all 120 employees at his credit-card payment processing firm in April.But the past few months haven't been kind to the Santa Claus CEO.While sitting on a bucket in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-08-09/paying-price-equal-wa
Etsy stock surges in public debut on Nasdaq

...a small percentage of each transaction made on Etsy, it is increasingly offering services such as marketing and payment processing to its sellers. About 42 percent of its revenue in 2014 came from services.Etsy is a B Corporation, a for-profit...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-16/etsy-stock-surges-public-d
Bebe discloses data breach

...Calif. - Bebe stores Inc. said Friday that it recently detected suspicious activity on computers that run the payment processing system used for its stores, making it the latest company to disclose a data breach.The women's clothing and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-05/bebe-discloses-data-breach
Retail skirmish blocks Apple Pay at checkout line

...of payment," said Jason Oxman, CEO of the Electronic Transactions Association, a trade organization for the payment-processing industry. "With more than 300 million mobile devices and more than one billion credit and debit cards in American...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-28/retail-skirmish-blocks-app
JPMorgan says data breach affected 76 million households, 7 million small businesses

...of more than 130 million card numbers at a loss of about $200 million. Global Payment Systems, another major payment processing company, had nearly 1 million card numbers stolen, with losses of nearly $93 million, according to prosecutors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-02/jpmorgan-says-data-breach-
Across Georgia

First Data relocating headquarters to Atlanta ATLANTA - Gov. Sonny Perdue says payment processing firm First Data Corp. plans to expand as it relocates its global headquarters from the Denver area to metro Atlanta. Perdue says...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/08/18/met_544737.shtml
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Biz bits

...first-quarter on increased revenue, even as consumers pull back sharply on spending amid the recession. The payment processing giant reported net income of $763 million, or $1.02 per share, compared with $574 million, or 74 cents per...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2010-02-04/biz-bits
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