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  • MasterCard profit beats as customers spend more Friday, 30 Jan 2015 | 10:26 AM ET

    MasterCard reported a better-than-expected profit for the holiday shopping quarter as customers swiped their cards more often.

  • Jan 30- MasterCard Inc, the world's No. 2 debit and credit card company, reported a better-than-expected profit for the holiday shopping quarter as customers swiped their cards more often. U.S. retail sales rose 5.5 percent from the day after Thanksgiving through Christmas Eve as demand for women's apparel, jewelry and casual dining offset sluggish sales of...

  • MasterCard's quarterly profit rises 29 pct Friday, 30 Jan 2015 | 8:09 AM ET

    Jan 30- MasterCard Inc, the world's second-largest debit and credit card company, posted a 29 percent rise in quarterly profit as customers swiped their cards more often. The company's net income rose to $801 million, or 69 cents per share, in the fourth quarter ended Dec. 31 from $623 million, or 52 cents per share, a year earlier. Net revenue rose 14 percent to $2.42...

  • Final Glance: Credit Card companies Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 6:14 PM ET

    American Express Co. rose$. 27 or. 3 percent, to $82.00. Capital One Financial Corp. rose$. 51 or. 7 percent, to $74.96. Discover Financial Services fell$. 20 or. 4 percent, to $54.84.

  • The study out of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, published Thursday in the journal Science, examined three months of credit card records for 1.1 million people. "We are showing that the privacy we are told that we have isn't real," study co-author Alex "Sandy" Pentland of MIT said in an email. They looked at information from 10,000 shops, with each data...

  • Midday Glance: Credit Card companies Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 1:23 PM ET

    American Express Co. rose$. 14 or. 2 percent, to $81.87. Capital One Financial Corp. rose$. 15 or. 2 percent, to $74.60. Discover Financial Services fell$. 54 or 1.0 percent, to $54.50.

  • Early Glance: Credit Card companies Thursday, 29 Jan 2015 | 10:40 AM ET

    American Express Co. fell$. 11 or. 1 percent, to $81.62. Capital One Financial Corp. fell$. 16 or. 2 percent, to $74.29. Discover Financial Services fell$. 36 or. 7 percent, to $54.68.

  • Final Glance: Credit Card companies Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 6:07 PM ET

    American Express Co. fell$. 67 or. 8 percent, to $81.73. Capital One Financial Corp. fell $2.32 or 3.0 percent, to $74.45. Discover Financial Services fell$. 70 or 1.3 percent, to $55.04.

  • Midday Glance: Credit Card companies Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 1:21 PM ET

    American Express Co. rose$. 57 or. 7 percent, to $82.97. Capital One Financial Corp. fell $1.09 or 1.4 percent, to $75.68. Discover Financial Services rose$. 29 or. 5 percent, to $56.03.

  • Early Glance: Credit Card companies Wednesday, 28 Jan 2015 | 10:41 AM ET

    American Express Co. rose$. 41 or. 5 percent, to $82.81. Capital One Financial Corp. fell $1.02 or 1.3 percent, to $75.75. Discover Financial Services fell$. 55 or 1.0 percent, to $55.19.

  • SHANGHAI, Jan 28-- The financial services affiliate of Alibaba launched on Wednesday a system that will use the e-commerce giant's data trove to assess the creditworthiness of Chinese consumers and businesses with little or no history at traditional lenders. The credit-scoring system, Sesame Credit, will mine user data as well as payment histories from...

  • Final Glance: Credit Card companies Tuesday, 27 Jan 2015 | 6:08 PM ET

    American Express Co. fell$. 90 or 1.1 percent, to $82.40. Capital One Financial Corp. fell $1.42 or 1.8 percent, to $76.77. Discover Financial Services fell$. 96 or 1.7 percent, to $55.74.

  • American Express says it will start working in Cuba Tuesday, 27 Jan 2015 | 4:24 PM ET

    NEW YORK— American Express Co. says it plans to start doing business in Cuba after the Obama administration lifted a ban on U.S. banks and credit card companies operating on the island. The New York company did not say on Tuesday when people could use American Express cards in Cuba. American Express currently has no terminals set up or merchant relationships...

  • Midday Glance: Credit Card companies Tuesday, 27 Jan 2015 | 1:36 PM ET

    American Express Co. fell$. 24 or. 3 percent, to $83.06. Capital One Financial Corp. fell$. 84 or 1.1 percent, to $77.35. Discover Financial Services fell$. 58 or 1.0 percent, to $56.12.

  • LONDON, Jan 27- Around two million Britons who may have been mis-sold insurance to cover events such as credit card fraud will be asked to vote for a scheme that could cost top banks hundreds of millions of pounds in compensation. The Financial Conduct Authority said on Tuesday 11 lenders and card issuers had voluntarily agreed to compensate customers after "...

  • Early Glance: Credit Card companies Tuesday, 27 Jan 2015 | 10:25 AM ET

    American Express Co. fell$. 88 or 1.1 percent, to $82.42. Capital One Financial Corp. fell$. 85 or 1.1 percent, to $77.34. Discover Financial Services fell$. 27 or. 5 percent, to $56.43.

  • LONDON, Jan 27- Around two million Britons who may have been mis-sold insurance to cover events such as credit card fraud will be asked to vote for a scheme that could cost top high street banks hundreds of millions of pounds in compensation. The Financial Conduct Authority said on Tuesday 11 lenders and card issuers had voluntarily agreed to compensate...

  • Final Glance: Credit Card companies Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 6:04 PM ET

    American Express Co. fell$. 83 or 1.0 percent, to $83.30. Capital One Financial Corp. rose$. 59 or. 8 percent, to $78.19. Discover Financial Services rose$. 12 or. 2 percent, to $56.70.

  • Midday Glance: Credit Card companies Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 1:53 PM ET

    American Express Co. fell$. 69 or. 8 percent, to $83.45. Capital One Financial Corp. rose$. 11 or. 1 percent, to $77.71. Discover Financial Services fell$. 36 or. 6 percent, to $56.22.

  • Early Glance: Credit Card companies Monday, 26 Jan 2015 | 12:16 PM ET

    American Express Co. fell$. 27 or. 3 percent, to $83.86. Capital One Financial Corp. fell$. 77 or 1.0 percent, to $76.83. Mastercard fell $1.09 or 1.3 percent, to $83.30.