Articles tagged "Visa Inc."
Oisín's Bits: Visa ended Plaid bid to get DOJ off its back; the DOJ is still breathing down its neck • Pershing's NetX360 upgrade makes Orion software hum like at no other custodian -- for now • Addepar says its data shows pandemic made even RIAs misjudge market
DOJ scrutiny scuttled Visa's bid for Plaid. The Feds saw more under the hood • Orion and Pershing bid to make switching between software to trade and read documents outmoded with new data tie-up • RIA jitters over prospective losses may have hit clients' wallets, according to Addepar research.
March 29, 2021 at 9:01 PM
Visa and Plaid break off merger in face of DOJ anti-trust suit, with Plaid -- with other buyers circling -- likely the long-term winner, says one analyst
After months of DOJ investigation and a lawsuit, the payments giant and the payments upstart, both of San Francisco, call time on $5 billion merger
January 13, 2021 at 3:28 AM
After shaking down Bain for evidence, DOJ files suit to stop Visa purchase of Plaid, a nightmarish turn of events for the $5.3-billion dream deal
The Feds see Plaid acquisition as naked attempt by Visa to perpetuate a monopoly with 'insurance policy;' the card giant responds with acerbic aplomb.
November 6, 2020 at 10:29 PM
With Visa-Plaid deal closing five months delayed already, Feds accuse Bain & Co. of stonewalling on pricing strategy documents that cast light on anti-trust hotspot
Makan Delrahim says he won't let Bain run out the clock and the assistant US Attorney sued for the documents as part of the DOJ's antitrust investigation.
October 29, 2020 at 2:02 AM
'Fraud' lawsuit slams Plaid on eve of historic $5.3-billion payday; some experts say it's a 'fishing expedition,' but plaintiff's lawyers say, 'This is no shakedown' -- Second suit follows in July
It's been six months since Visa agreed to a wild valuation for the seven year-old Yodlee competitor that caused wealth fintechs to retain investment bankers left and right. Now Plaid faces two class action suits
June 10, 2020 at 12:40 AM
Envestnet, caught in speculative web over possible Yodlee spinoff--or sale of company, itself--has Wall Street scrambling to buy on the rumor
'Large private-equity firms, in particular, are said to be interested,' Barron's reports, but who's driving the conversation--the company, news media or speculators?
February 3, 2020 at 8:26 PM
Visa gambles $5.3 billion that Plaid will pay Big Data dividends while big-footing Envestnet-Yodlee and beating back fintech banking competitors
The Silicon Valley credit card king positions itself in the Yodlee data aggregation world by buying a San Francisco startup, which serves Betterment, Acorns and others.
January 22, 2020 at 7:11 PM
As Fidelity divorces American Express, Schwab steps in to launch AmEx cards -- with help from RIAs -- as part of broader effort
Fidelity says the average user got $1,500 in cash back last year, suggesting the average annual card-holder spend is around $75,000