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A busy month for fintech funding

05/01/19

Here are seven startups that received multimillion-dollar venture capital investments in recent weeks to accelerate the development of banking products and services.

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Visa, Mastercard finalize EU card probe with fee cut pledge

04/29/19

Visa Inc. and Mastercard Inc. ended nearly two decades of European Union antitrust scrutiny with a pact that requires them to reduce fees for foreigners shopping in the region.

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Visa weathers stronger U.S. dollar, boosts its profit forecast

04/24/19

Visa Inc. braved a stronger U.S. dollar and a decline in consumer confidence even as its customers’ spending overseas continued to slow during the first three months of the year.

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Do paycheck advance apps improve financial health?

03/11/19

Apps that let people access their pay on demand have become wildly popular. Do they solve a problem, or are they Band-Aids?

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Large grocery chain widens ban on Visa credit cards

03/01/19

The move by Kroger Co. comes in response to rising interchange fees on Visa's premium credit cards. The cards will be banned at 142 Smith's stores in the western U.S.

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Gun policy's a job for government, not banks

01/25/19

Proposals that would have financial firms monitor or refuse to finance certain firearms purchases are misguided, putting the onus on unelected corporations.

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Can bank-issued prepaid cards appeal to U.S. crypto market?

10/25/18

One U.K. fintech hopes its cryptocurrency-based prepaid debit card will gain traction with bitcoin and ether enthusiasts here.

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Visa stock sale, M&A deal drive profits at First Horizon

10/16/18

Earnings at the holding company for First Tennessee Bank beat expectations even after excluding those one-time factors.

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Visa, Mastercard reach $6.2 billion settlement over swipe fees

09/18/18

Visa Inc. and Mastercard Inc. agreed to pay as much as $6.2 billion to end a long-running price-fixing case brought by merchants over card fees, the largest-ever class action settlement of an antitrust case.

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First Horizon to book big 3Q gain from selling Visa stock

09/12/18

The Tennessee regional said the sale should boost quarterly profit by $160 million.

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