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MOSCOW, July 17- Russian assets fell on Thursday after Washington imposed its toughest economic sanctions yet on Russian energy, financial and defense firms, also hitting the rouble and the country's sovereign dollar bonds.
Visa Checkout is the latest effort to make the company relevant in a world of digital payments, reports Re/code.
Mobile-pay start-ups have yet to offer a compelling experience that would cause consumers with bank accounts to leave their cards behind.
Getting a deal on concert, sports or theater tickets comes down to timing. Are you an early-bird or a procrastinator?
NEW YORK, July 3- American Express Co is set to face off against the U.S. government and 17 states in a trial that begins on Monday over claims that it stifles competition from credit card providers that charge lower processing fees.
Some of Thursday's midday movers:
Shoppers who discover they've overpaid may have more recourse to get a fair price—or better.
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NEW YORK, July 1- The Dow and the S&P 500 closed at record highs on Tuesday as manufacturing activity picked up in the United States and Asia and increased optimism about the global economy's health.
July 1- Card companies Visa Inc and MasterCard Inc may be able to avoid paying heavy security deposits to operate in Russia if they can find local processing partners by the end of October, Russian media outlets reported.
While stocks have generally moved higher, winning themes have emerged for the second half of the year.
Although near-field communication has struggled to go mainstream for a decade, the technology is gaining ground in payments.
MOSCOW, June 18- Russia moved to prevent the U.S. payment card firms Mastercard and Visa quitting Russia by pledging to reduce the size of the deposit required for them to operate in the country.
Russia's first deputy PM announced that Russia will reduce the deposit payments required for Mastercard and Visa to operate in the country.
MOSCOW, June 18- Russia will reduce the size of deposit payments required for Mastercard and Visa to operate in the country, First Deputy Prime Minister Igor Shuvalov said on Wednesday.
A new report says thieves routinely sell stolen credit card numbers and other personal information via videos on YouTube, Re/code reported.
*Russia a small mkt for MasterCard, Visa but offers growth. Mastercard said on Tuesday it had launched a tender to find a partner to perform clearing, authorisation and settlement services for its Russian operations and that the partner should have a processing centre within Russia- another of the new requirements.
With 1.3 million consumer wallets created and 32,000 merchants on board, Coinbase may be the closest thing bitcoin has to a central bank.
*MasterCard generates real-time data from payments processing. *MasterCard growing fast in e-commerce, emerging markets.
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