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TORONTO, Nov 4- Visa Inc and Mastercard Inc have voluntarily agreed to cut the fees they charge to Canadian retailers for credit transactions, the government said on Tuesday, adding it now sees no need to regulate fees set by credit card networks. It said Visa and MasterCard have committed to start implementing the reductions no later than April.
TORONTO, Nov 4- Visa Inc and Mastercard Inc have voluntarily agreed to cut the fees they charge to retailers for credit transactions, the Canadian government said on Tuesday, adding it now sees no need to regulate fees set by credit card networks.
Nov 4- Visa Inc, the world's largest debit and credit card company, said it will cut average interchange fees in Canada to 1.50 percent on consumer credit cards. Visa and smaller rival MasterCard Inc currently charge 2-3 percent on credit and debit card transactions in the United States. If clients are disadvantaged due to the decision, it will terminate or amend...
Visa is hitting an all-time high today. FMHR traders Steve Weiss and Mike Murphy take their respective positions in the stock.
CNBC's Mary Thompson speaks to Ryan McInerney, Visa President, about the rollout of Apple Pay and competition in the digital payment space.
TORONTO, Nov 3- Canadian startup Bionym, maker of a wearable security device dubbed Nymi, is teaming up with credit card giant MasterCard Inc and Royal Bank of Canada to test whether the beat of your heart is true enough to verify payments. The trial will allow Royal Bank, Canada's largest bank, Mastercard and customers using the technology to test...
HONG KONG, Nov 1- Chinese regulators will allow foreign firms access to the yuan-denominated credit card clearing business from August next year, Hong Kong's South China Morning Post newspaper reported on Saturday. The paper quoted a source from China's largest credit card supplier, Goldpac Group, saying People's Bank of China (PBOC officials had informed...
Stocks rose Friday after the Bank of Japan unexpectedly expanded stimulus, sparking hopes for the global economy.
Some of Thursday's midday movers:
Earnings from Exxon and Chevron, and September data on consumer spending, income and inflation are highlights ahead of Friday's opening bell.
U.S. stocks ended higher Thursday with the help of Visa's earnings and positive economic data, and one market pro thinks the good times will continue.
Stocks gained Thursday after data showed the economy grew more than expected last quarter.
Breaking down today's trading session, CNBC's Bob Pisani, takes a close look at what stocks and sectors are behind the rally.
Art Cashin of UBS Financial Services says Visa's strength is causing a one-man-band rally for the Dow, which is outperforming major indexes.
*Visa, MasterCard both rally after results. NEW YORK, Oct 30- U.S. stocks rallied on Thursday, boosted by a strong reading on quarterly economic growth and on the back of upbeat earnings reports including Visa, which accounted for nearly 150 points in the Dow industrials. "End of year for mutual funds is most likely going to be selling losers and continue to buy winners,"...
As holiday sales ramp up to Black Friday, Oct. 30 may prove to be an important day for bargain hunters.
Stocks are up despite weak market internals. Much of the Dow's gain is due to Visa and utilities are leading the S&P 500.