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Credit Card Breach Smaller Than Expected, Visa Still Drops Service Provider
2012-04-02 14:30:34

Following a self-reported security breach on Friday that left personal information for tens of thousands of credit card holders vulnerable, Global Payments Inc. provided analysts with an update on the details of the hacker attack in a conference call Monday morning. In an attempt to offset the negative impact of the news on its market shares, the provider of electronic transaction processing services also used the opportunity to report its last-quarter earnings two days early, showcasing a...

2011-05-13 13:04:00

ATLANTA, May 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Payments Inc. (NYSE: GPN), represented by Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Paul R. Garcia, will present at the "J.P. Morgan 39(th) Annual Global Technology, Media & Telecom Conference" on May 17, 2011. Mr. Garcia is expected to present at 10:00 a.m. EDT. The conference will be held in Boston, MA and can be accessed via Web cast at www.globalpaymentsinc.com. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20010221/ATW031LOGO ) Executive...

2010-10-11 15:01:00

ATLANTA, Oct. 11, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Global Payments Inc. (NYSE: GPN) today announced results for its fiscal first quarter ended August 31, 2010. For the first quarter, revenues grew 7% to $440.1 million compared to $409.9 million in the prior fiscal year. Normalized diluted earnings per share from continuing operations were $0.67 compared to $0.68 in the prior year (See schedule 2 Normalized income statement). (Logo:...

2009-04-23 15:36:00

ATLANTA, April 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Global Payments Inc. (NYSE: GPN), a leader in electronic transaction processing services, announced today that Chairman and CEO, Paul R. Garcia, has been honored with the 2009 Distinguished Payments Professional Award by the Electronic Transactions Association (ETA), the payments industry's leading association. This prestigious award was presented at the President's Dinner during ETA's Annual Meeting & Expo. (Logo:...

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