Visa Profit Drops 23% as Card Spending Slows
Payments volume improved as the third quarter progressed, reflecting the easing of shelter-in-place orders in the U.S.
Shift4 Files for IPO
The company was for sale last year but filed confidentially for an IPO in December.
Stripe Moves Into Small Business Lending
Stripe Capital will provide cash advances to small business customers of Stripe's payment platform.
Square Shares Dip 6% on Weak Q1 Guidance
Slower sales growth also weighed on the stock but "new products and services can provide a second wind to growth as the year progresses."
Square Refiles Application for Bank Charter
An industrial loan charter would enable Square to provide loans and other financial services directly to merchants.
Mastercard Profit Jumps 21% to Record $1.43B
Strong consumer spending overseas helped drive Mastercard's gross dollar volume to $1.4 trillion in the third quarter.
Square Applies for Charter to Form Bank
The payments firm wants to offer a one-stop shop for financial needs by operating Square Financial Services under an industrial loan company charter.
Late Shift: The 2017 Working Capital Scorecard
Delaying payments is boosting the working capital performance of America’s largest companies, but also masking a lack of efficiency.
MasterCard Acquires U.K. Payments Giant VocaLink
The deal signals MasterCard's continued penetration of international payments and point-of-sale markets.
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