Refine Search

  •  
  •  
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
Metro
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
Business
UGA to change ID numbers

...databases of personal information and two major credit card companies announced Tuesday that they will cut ties with a payment-processing company that left massive databases vulnerable to security breaches. UGA started reducing the use of Social Security...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/07/21/met_459192.shtml
Metro
American Express to jettison financial advisers business

...to spin off its financial advisory business to its shareholders so it can focus on its charge and credit card, payments processing and travel businesses. The move by the New York-based company comes a day after Citigroup Inc., the nation's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/02/bus_441559.shtml
Business
Technology group urges growth outside capital

...to build on existing industries to attract attention from technology companies that would work as complements - payment processing companies in Columbus or medical services in Augusta. "I believe it's important for communities and development...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/22/bus_431984.shtml
Business
Americans find it's 'business as usual' in Y2K

...mixed up some dates by 100 years. In Portugal, isolated glitches were found in ministerial databases, government payment processing and hospital admissions. A small part of a Danish bank's payment system was erased. The next date that could...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/01/04/tec_277616.shtml
XXX Technology