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Visa To Buy Swedish Fintech Tink For More Than $2B

According to the Wall Street Journal, Visa agreed to pay more than US$2 billion for Tink, a Swedish startup whose digital services connect more...

Suit Claims Visa, MasterCard Are Fixing Prices On Square Fees

Visa and MasterCard are facing a new, proposed class action from small business owners who allege the credit card giants conspired with banks to...

Tala, Visa Team UP On Crypto For Emerging Markets

Call it an ignition play for cryptocurrency — specifically, making crypto spendable, not just a store of value — across borders with the unbanked...

Visa & Plaid Call Off $5.3B Merger

Visa and financial-technology startup Plaid announced Tuesday that they’ve terminated their plans to merge following antitrust pushback from the Department of Justice, reported The Wall...

Visa Is Doing What Big American Companies Do to ‘Protect This...

By The Editorial Board, New York Times Visa dominates the lucrative business of processing debit card transactions. Merchants must choose between paying the financial services company’s fees or...
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The DOJ files Antitrust Suit Over Visa’s $5.3B Plaid Buy

The Department of Justice has filed an antitrust lawsuit challenging Visa’s  proposed US$5.3 billion acquisition of Plaid, reported the Wall Street Journal. News of the DOJ’s investigation...
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DOJ Raises Concerns With Visa’s $5.3B Plaid Deal

Visa’s US$5.3 billion deal to buy fintech startup Plaid is facing antitrust scrutiny at the US Justice Department, the Wall Street Journal reported on...
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Visa Wins UK Approval For $5.3B Plaid Takeover

The UK’s Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has given the green light to Visa’s US$5.3 billion takeover of fintech data-sharing firm Plaid, after judging...
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Mastercard, Visa Face Payouts After UK Court Case

The UK’s top judges ruled in favor of retailers including J Sainsbury in a blow to credit-card companies that could now face billions of...
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UK Supreme Court Rules Mastercard, Visa Violated Anti-Competition Laws

Two of the world’s largest credit card companies have lost their bid to assess fees on retailers in the United Kingdom. Britain’s Supreme Court has...

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