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- RESEARCH: The 1980s. Brown, Ian // AdMedia;Feb2002 50 Years of Advertising, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p35
Focuses on the deregulation of the financial services sector in New Zealand. emoval of capital issues; Introduction of credit and debit cards; Possibility of banking licenses.
- Smart bits. // American Banker;3/26/1997, Vol. 162 Issue 58, p25
Presents developments concerning the credit card industry in the United States as of March 26, 1997. American Express Travel Related Services Co.'s launching of card authorization inquiries and billings from merchants via the Internet; Alliance between Schlumberger Smart Cards & Systems and...
- Card briefs. // American Banker;7/2/1996, Vol. 161 Issue 126, p13
Reports on developments concerning credit card providers as of July 2, 1996. Appointment of Susanna K. Tisa as director of capital markets at Capital One Financial Corp.; Number of credit card portfolio sales in the first six months by investment banker Robert Hammer; Fifth Third Bank's...
- Card briefs. // American Banker;11/14/1997, Vol. 162 Issue 220, p12
Reports on developments in the credit card industry in the United States as of November 14, 1997. Includes Pinpoint Pty Ltd.'s winning of a Direct Marketing Association Echo award; Transaction Network Services Inc. and Affiliated Computer Services Inc.'s agreement to provide 950 dial-up...
- GM's card trick. // Credit Management;Sep2000, p10
Reports on the launching of the GM Card credit card index in Great Britain. User characteristics used to calculate the index; Assistance offered to consumers in choosing credit cards.
- Card briefs. // American Banker;7/11/1997, Vol. 162 Issue 132, p12
Focuses on various developments concerning the American credit card industry as of July 11, 1997. US Processing Inc.'s opening of offices in Seattle, Washington and Albany, New York; Sweepstakes promotion to celebrate the tenth anniversary of the AAdvantage Visa card of Citibank and American...
- Economic Slump? Not for These Card Firms . Kingson, Jennifer A. // American Banker;8/30/2001, Vol. 166 Issue 168, p11
Reports on the rise in 2001 second-quarter earnings of seven leading credit card issuers in the United States. Reasons why the credit card business remains stable despite a sluggish economy, rising chargeoffs, and a surge in bankruptcies; Credit card industry's attainment of a new level of...
- 1966 and all that. Andrews, David // Credit Management;Jun2003, p37
Considers the history of credit card use in Great Britain and the card industry's prospects beyond 2003. Introduction of Barclaycard in 1966; Number of cards in circulation as of 2003; Business prospects for credit card providers; Level of competition in the credit market. INSET: The Credit...
- Credit card programs viewed as a good way to earn business. Murphy, Harry // Hudson Valley Business Journal;7/1/2002, Vol. 13 Issue 13, p20
Reports on the growth of the credit card business, a segment of financial services industry in New York. Range of credit card services to business customers; Management of credit card transactions for retailers; Establishment of positive customer relationships.