ChoicePoint Earning’s Lower on Divestiture Charges

For the third quarter of 2006, ChoicePoint Inc. reported total revenue from continuing operations of $246.7 million, representing growth of 4 percent, compared to $237.0 million for the third quarter of 2005. Diluted earnings per share from continuing operations ("EPS") for the third quarter was $0.11, which included the following: $25.7 million ($0.31 per share), […]

MasterCard Announces Annual Meeting Results; Stockholders Approve All Proposals and Elect Board of Directors

MasterCard Incorporated today announced in a press release the results of its Annual Meeting of Stockholders, held earlier today at the company’s global headquarters in Purchase, NY. Holders of the company’s Class A common stock elected eight Class A Directors, approved the 2006 Non-Employee Director Equity Compensation Plan and ratified the appointment of PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP as the company’s independent registered public accounting firm for 2006.

First Data to Process Online Foreign Currency Payments for Chase Paymentech Solutions

First Data Corp., a leader in electronic commerce and payment services around the world, and Chase Paymentech Solutions, the world’s largest merchant acquirer, today announced a five-year global e-commerce processing agreement. Under the agreement, First Data International, utilizing its OmniPay processing solution, will provide payment processing services to Chase Paymentech’s portfolio of global e-Commerce merchants. […]

Ozarks Capital Announces Accounts Receivable Factoring Services for the Healthcare Industry

Ozarks Capital Funding, LLC has added a factoring product for the healthcare industry. According to Kent Harlan, a Certified Public Accountant since 1984 and owner of OCF, "the healthcare industry has a need for these products to allow hospitals, clinics, and individual practices to thrive and grow. A fast-growing healthcare provider often finds it difficult […]