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2013-09-09 08:24:12

CHESTER, England, September 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- UK-based fans making a successful new card application can opt for one of four "heritage" designs New designs launched as MBNA and Manchester United Football Club extend partnership Manchester United Football Club and UK-based credit card specialist MBNA have launched a series of limited edition credit cards to celebrate the...

2009-06-24 05:00:00

MBNA Europe teams up with the Irish Chamber Orchestra to stage the MBNA Limerick International Music Festival - The Festival promotes emerging musical talent from around the world. MANCHESTER, England, June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Play It Today announces that MBNA Europe and the Irish Chamber Orchestra are combining forces, once again, to stage the MBNA Limerick International Music Festival, in July 2009. Previously known as the MBNA Shannon International Music Festival, this year's event is...

2009-06-16 05:00:00

Thinking Money explains ABTA's Credit Card advice for Business Travellers and announces that in a recession, protecting your business from credit card fraud is more important than ever. MANCHESTER, England, June 16 /PRNewswire/ -- ThinkingMoney.org announces that in a recession, protecting your business from credit card fraud is more important than ever. ABTA release advice to business travellers using credit cards abroad APACS counts 17 million business card transactions made in 2007...

2009-03-18 05:00:00

ThinkingMoney.org can report that cash-strapped sports clubs must be creative with generating income to stay buoyant in the credit crunch. 70% of Premier League Football Clubs take advantage of MBNA reward credit cards as an alternative source of generating income. MANCHESTER, England, March 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Football Clubs Struggle to Raise Income Sports teams are reporting that sources of income are getting to be more difficult to generate and traditional revenue channels are faltering....

2005-09-28 14:45:18

By Jonathan Stempel NEW YORK (Reuters) - A record number of Americans delayed making credit card payments in the second quarter as rising gasoline prices made it tougher for many people to pay their bills, a survey released on Wednesday shows. The American Bankers Association said the percentage of card accounts 30 days or more past due rose to 4.81 percent from 4.76 percent in the first quarter. The latter number was revised upward from 4.03 percent. "Gas is the driving factor,"...

2005-07-11 12:21:55

By Jonathan Stempel NEW YORK (Reuters) - A U.S. consumer group which has taken some credit for thwarting Citigroup Inc.'s merger ambitions on Monday said it opposes Bank of America Corp.'s purchase of MBNA Corp. because it might raise prices and reduce consumer privacy. Inner City Press is asking the Federal Reserve for public hearings on the $35 billion acquisition. In March, the Fed cited comments by the group, which is based in New York's borough of the Bronx and has faulted various...

2005-07-11 12:20:39

By Jonathan Stempel NEW YORK (Reuters) - A U.S. consumer group which has taken some credit for thwarting Citigroup Inc.'s merger ambitions on Monday said it opposes Bank of America Corp.'s purchase of MBNA Corp. because it might raise prices and reduce consumer privacy. Inner City Press is asking the Federal Reserve for public hearings on the $35 billion acquisition. In March, the Fed cited comments by the group, which is based in New York's borough of the Bronx and has faulted various...

2005-06-30 13:19:28

Please read in paragraph 3, "Ted Parrish, who manages theHenssler Equity Fund..." instead of "Ted Parrish, who managesthe $1 billion Henssler Equity Fund..." A corrected repetition follows. NEW YORK (Reuters) - Bank of America Corp. onThursday said it agreed to buy MBNA Corp. for about $35billion in stock and cash, making the No. 2 U.S. bank one ofthe world's biggest credit card issuers. The transaction will double Bank of America's card base,giving it more than 20 million new accounts...

2005-06-30 16:43:20

By Jonathan Stempel NEW YORK (Reuters) - Bank of America Corp. on Thursdaysaid it agreed to buy MBNA Corp., the biggest independentcredit card lender, for $35 billion, making the No. 2 U.S. bankone of the world's largest card issuers. The stock-and-cash transaction, which offered a premium of30.6 percent for MBNA, will more than double Bank of America'scard business, giving it 40 million cardholders and $143billion in card balances. Bank of America said the purchase will make it the...