Global | Change

Squaring Off, Pairing Up And Buying Out — The Week For First Data, Visa And Verifone

American Express — financial services’ resident sick patient these days — managed to capture most of the attention and oxygen in the ecosystem last week. With the sudden and unexpected shuttering of its enterprise growth group, a tough earnings report, fascination with what its share price freefall means and CEO Ken Chenault’s surprisingly optimistic and future-looking take on all of it, Amex really managed to take up center-stage residency. January 25, 2016