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The Wall Street Journal: Walmart may switch to Capital One as its credit-card partner

Walmart Inc. is talking to Capital One Financial Corp. about taking over its store credit card, according to people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 12th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Katie Haun named first female general partner at Andreessen Horowitz

Andreessen Horowitz has embraced the crypto sector in ways no other major U.S. venture-capital firm has done to date......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 25th, 2018

Capital Gains: Peek at Vista Equity"s PE playbook; Ken Paxton sides with Planning Commission critics

This week's Capital Gains: The Wall Street Journal digs deep into the investment strategy of Vista Equity Partners. And an Austin lawsuit aligns Texas' Republican attorney general with anti-CodeNext groups......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 12th, 2018

Walmart in Talks to Move Credit-Card Partnership to Capital One

Walmart is talking to Capital One about taking over its store credit card, a potential blow to current issuer Synchrony Financial......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 12th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Visa, Mastercard near settlement over card-swipe fees

Visa Inc. and Mastercard Inc. are close to settling a long-running antitrust lawsuit with merchants over the fees they pay when they accept card payments, according to people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 28th, 2018

Visa, Mastercard close to settling issues over card-swipe fees: WSJ

(Reuters) - Visa Inc and Mastercard Inc are close to settling a long-running antitrust lawsuit with merchants over the fees they pay when they accept card payments, the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday, citing people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 28th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: In Germany, Merkel wins 2-week reprieve over migrant crisis

German Chancellor Angela Merkel secured a two-week reprieve in her confrontation with her coalition partner, averting at least for now a collapse of her government over migrants.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 18th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Merkel tries to quell immigration row threatening to topple Germany’s ruling coalition

The German chancellor sounds out other countries’ willingness to readmit migrants after a dispute over open borders broke out with government coalition partner the CSU......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 18th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Crypto exchange Coinbase acquires securities dealer Keystone Capital

Coinbase, one of the leading cryptocurrency and bitcoin businesses, is acquiring a securities dealer that the company hopes will allow it to expand into the red-hot coin-offerings market......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 6th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Martin Sorrell pushing into new marketing and ad ventures after abrupt WPP exit

Martin Sorrell, the former chief executive of advertising giant WPP PLC, will take the helm at Derriston Capital, a listed shell company he plans to use to acquire marketing and advertising businesses......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 30th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Ackman reveals Pershing Square has built $1 billion stake in Lowe’s

William Ackman’s Pershing Square Capital Management LP is joining another activist investor in Lowe’s Cos., hoping to profit as the retailer tries to make improvements under a new chief executive......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 23rd, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Walmart to buy SoftBank’s stake in India’s Flipkart

SoftBank Group Corp. said Wednesday it has agreed to sell its entire stake in India’s Flipkart Group to Walmart Inc......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 23rd, 2018

Store Changes Help Walmart, Macy's, but JC Penney Falls Further Behind - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalStore Changes Help Walmart, Macy's, but JC Penney Falls Further BehindWall Street JournalBuoyed by low un.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsMay 19th, 2018

Goldman Sachs, Apple team up on new credit card

Goldman Sachs and Apple are preparing to launch a joint credit card, marking the Wall Street firm’s first foray into plastic......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 11th, 2018

Goldman Sachs, Apple Team Up on New Credit Card

Goldman Sachs and Apple are preparing to launch a joint credit card, marking the Wall Street firm’s first foray into plastic......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMay 10th, 2018

Hertz and Hain Celestial fall while Citigroup and Fox rise

Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Tuesday: Citigroup Inc., up $2.50 to $71 The Wall Street Journal reported that activist investment firm ValueAct Capital bought $1.2 billion in Citigroup stock......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 8th, 2018

Activist investor ValueAct has reportedly amassed a $1.2 billion stake in Citigroup (C)

Larry French/AP ValueAct Capital has taken a $1.2 billion stake in Citigroup, according to The Wall Street Journal.  The activist investor supports CEO.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytMay 7th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Lantern Capital is highest bidder for Weinstein Co. assets

Dallas-based private-equity firm Lantern Capital Partners topped the bidding for the film and television studio co-founded by Harvey Weinstein and is close to acquiring the business, according to people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 1st, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Walmart turns its focus to India after deal with Sainsbury in the U.K.

Walmart’s deal with Sainsbury in the U.K. and talks to sell in Brazil are coupled with talks to purchase Indian e-commerce company Flipkart......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 30th, 2018

Walmart to Sell British Unit Asda to UK Rival Sainsbury - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalWalmart to Sell British Unit Asda to UK Rival SainsburyWall Street JournalLONDON— Walmart Inc. WMT -0.74% on Monday said it would sell its British arm Asda Gro.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsApr 30th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: American Express is ready to charge into China

American Express Co. cleared a hurdle in its yearslong effort to operate in China, potentially becoming the first U.S. card network to receive permission to offer services in the Chinese market......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 26th, 2018