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Date Source Title Market Article
27/04/2014 The Sunday Times Debit card plastic more fantastic
Global Click here
15/04/2014 Emirates 24/7 You may soon remit money via Facebook Global Click here
15/04/2014 CNE Egypt Lafferty Group welcomes new Facebook move into mobile payments
Egypt Click here
14/04/2014 News 24/7 Lafferty Group Welcomes New Facebook Move Into Mobile Payments Global Click here
14/04/2014 The Nigerian voice
Lafferty Group Welcomes New Facebook Move Into Mobile Payments
Nigeria Click here
20/02/2014 Financial Times We believe retail banking should be ethics-based Global Click here
19/02/2014 Business Day Proof of identity hindering Nigeria’s N1.1trn mobile money business Nigeria Click here
22/01/2014 American Banker Existing Titans Will Trounce Payments Disruptors US Click here
09/12/2013 Western People Lafferty Group says CEO post 'a vote of confidence in Mayo' Ireland Click here
04/12/2013 BBC World Service The EU fines eight banks for forming illegal cartels to rig interest rates Global Click here
24/07/2013 Real Business Is the UK level of indebtedness sustainable in the long run? Europe Click here
17/07/2013 Interest.co.nz New Zealand among the world's most profitable credit card markets New Zealand Click here
11/03/2013 Portafolio ‘Debería existir la profesión de banquero’ Columbia Click here
28/02/2013 BBC World Service World Business Report - EU caps bankers' bonuses EU Click here
28/02/2013 Business News Network Michael Lafferty interviewed on Canadian retail banking Canada Click here
28/02/2013

The Globe and Mail

Michael Lafferty comments on Mr. Carney’s recent affirmation of bankers' core values
Europe Click here
20/02/2013 Asian Banking and Finance "Why China is the stalwart in Asia's cards and payments industry". Article by Sisi Liao Asia Pacific Click here
20/02/2013 Asian Banking and Finance "It's high time to educate the new generation of retail bankers". Article by Michael Lafferty Asia Pacific Click here
04/02/2013 Handelsblatt “Empty Promises". Translation of article by Michael Lafferty
Europe Click here
04/02/2013 Handelsblatt "Leere Versprechungen". Article by Michael Lafferty - original Europe Click here
25-01-2013 IARB IARB’s e-learning goes live
Global Click here
21-01-2013 Real Business 70 per cent of small business loans in the US are arranged by community banks; a model we should learn from, according to Peter A Soraparu Global Click here
27-12-2012 Silo Breaker What can banks learn from retail giants and the porn industry? Global Click here
27-12-2012 EU Bankers What can banks learn from retail giants and the porn industry? Global Click here
27-12-2012 Managers of Wealth What can banks learn from retail giants and the porn industry? Global Click here
25-12-2012 BBC World Service World Business Report - Interview with Michael Lafferty - Review of 2012
Global Click here
13-12-2012 BBC World Service World Business Report - Interview with Michael Lafferty - Greece Gets its Money Global Click here
06-12-2012 Trade Arabia Alliance to offer retail banking certification The Emirates Click here
05-12-2012

CPI Financial News

EIBFS partnership with International Academy of Retail Banking The Emirates
Click here
03-10-2012 BBC World Service Business World Business Report - Interview with Michael Lafferty following publication of the Liikanen Report Global Click here
05-09-2012 CIBN Chartered Instutute of Bankers of Nigeria (CIBN) empowers members, issues practice licence Global Click here
24-08-2012 irishtv.ie

Irish TV cover launch in Westport

Global Click here
07-08-2012 Mayo News 40 new jobs for Westport Global Click here
03-08-2012 IDA Ireland Lafferty Group to Locate Key Academic and Publishing Activities in Westport Global Click here
03-08-2012 Irish Examiner Taoiseach welcomes 40 jobs for Westport Global Click here
03-08-2012 Irish Independent Publishing company to create 40 new jobs Global Click here
03-08-2012 Irish Times Michael Lafferty and Enda Kenny at Westport opening Global Click here
03-08-2012 Irish Times

Westport is looking up: Lafferty creates 40 jobs

Global Click here
03-08-2012 Mayo Today Lafferty Group is to locate key activities in Westport, Global Click here
03-07-2012 MarketWatch Barclays should split into two Global Click here
14-05-2012 Business Day Lafferty gives unified payments system a facelifts Global Click here
03-05-2012 AME info Visions2Reality calls for best practices and capacity-building within the business community Global Click here
29-03-2012 InvestorPlace Discover Financial Keeps Surprising Global Click here
06-03-2012 USA Today Citigroup gearing up to enter China's credit card market Global Click here
16-03-2012 Noticias do Estado Brasileiros utilizam cartões de crédito tanto quanto financiam veículos Brazil Click here
09-03-2012 Folha Brasileiro usa cartão e paga sem juros 70% das compras parceladas Brazil Click here
19-01-2012 Cinco Días Caixa Bankia o por qué nunca 1+1 suman 2 Spain Click Here
20-11-2011 Atlantic Council High Noon for Europe's Banks Global Click Here
07-09-2011 Emirates 24/7 Total credit bill in the UAE at Dh11 billion: survey MENA Click Here
05-09-2011 Arabian Business Gulf consumers owe $6.6bn in credit card debt
MENA Click Here
07-07-2011 RTE.ie Radio 1 EU and IMF officials in Dublin for bailout review
Ireland Click Here
07-07-2011 Irish Times Monetary expert says Ireland has good chance of 'staying the course' Ireland Click Here
03-07-2011 Russian Emirates Каждый четвертый житель ОАЭ должен банкам более US$ 68.000 Russia Click Here
03-07-2011 Emirates 24/7 25% of residents have debt of Dh250k each MENA Click Here
03-07-2011 Arabian Business One in four UAE residents owe banks more than $68,000 MENA Click Here
03-07-2011 Arabian Business Who's to blame for your bad debts?
MENA Click Here
29-06-2011 Market Watch Former IMF head urges stronger bank supervision Global Click Here
29-06-2011 Recent Business News Former IMF Head Urges Stronger Bank Supervision Global Click Here
29-06-2011 Financial News Larosiere to Lagarde: stand your ground Global Click Here
29-06-2011 Financial News McFall urges 'courage' to stand up to banks Global Click Here
21-06-2011 Punch on the web Better retail banking’ll improve financial inclusion
Global Click Here
21-06-2011 This Day Live Diamond Bank Disburses N40bn to SMEs
Global Click Here
20-06-2011 AllAfrica Nigeria: Diamond Bank Disburses N40 Billion to SMEs Africa Click Here
19-05-2011 n>genuity 60 Seconds with Michael Lafferty Global Click Here
19-04-2011 Polski Portal Finansowy Rewolucja w bankowości detalicznej Poland Click Here
19-04-2011 Smart Card News Online China Cards Profits to Soar as UnionPay Monopoly Set to End China Click Here

12-01-2011

Finfacts Ireland Architect of the euro warns of risk to single currency Ireland Click Here
01-12-2010 The Bahrain Banker
Credit where it is due Bahrain Click Here
02-11-2010 Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung
Kampagne gegen Krone Und Ore
Germany
Click Here
01-11-2010 The Nation Four thai credit cards among top 50 in asia-pacific Thailand Click Here
29-10-2010 Hurriyet Daily News Turkish banks make it good to the global credit card issuer list Turkey Click Here
29-10-2010 The Seoul Times Korean Issuers in Lafferty Global Credit Card Rankings Top 100 South Korea Click Here
11-10-2010 Bloomberg Santander Brazil Forecasts Revenue Growth to Beat Itau, Bradesco US Click Here
10-10-2010 Alahram BNP Pariba Egypt discuss personal finance at Lafferty Retail Banking Conference Egypt Click Here
06-10-2010 Algamaheer Head of Global Government Relations at Visa Middle East Pay Cards contributed to enhancing economic systems efficiency Egypt Click Here
04-10-2010 Nasdaq

Credit cards are huge in the emerging world

US Click Here
04-10-2010 Finance Today Lafferty Group launches its Indian operation India Click Here
03-10-2010 El Ahram Visa sponsors the first Lafferty Retail Banking Conference in Egypt Egypt Click Here
03-10-2010 Financial Times Brazil and China in credit card leap UK Click Here
02-10-2010 The Financial Express London's Lafferty opens shop in Pune India Click Here
01-10-2010 Financial Times Tesco gets set for push on financial services UK Click Here
01-10-2010 Loksatta Lafferty Group enters Indian market India Click Here
31-09-2010 El Observador El crédito al consumos es menos riegoso que prestar a empresas Uruguay Click Here
30-09-2010 Amar Bharti Lafferty to announce its operation in India New Delhi India Click Here
30-09-2010 The Daily News Egypt Banque Du Caire's Bassel El-Hini on customer expectations Egypt Click Here
30-09-2010 The Daily News Egypt Infrastructure and regulations: Mobile banking gearing up in Egypt Egypt Click Here
29-09-2010 El Mal Newspaper At his first conference in the Middle East Lafferty recommends boost digital solutions usage in the banking Egypt Click Here
28-09-2010 The New Indian Express Lafferty Launches India operation India Click Here
26-09-2010 Zawya Lafferty Group focuses on Egypt and MENA UAE Click Here
26-09-2010 Al Bawaba News Lafferty Group focuses on Egypt and MENA Egypt Click Here
26-09-2010 Religie 24 Laffetry Group focuses on Egypt and MENA Egypt Click Here
26-09-2010 Al Bawaba News Visa co-sponsors first ever Lafferty Retail Banking Conference in Egypt Egypt Click Here
25-09-2010 The Hindu Lafferty Group starts India operations India Click Here
24-09-2010 Chai Samosa British market research firm Lafferty enters India India Click Here
24-09-2010 India Times British market research firm Lafferty enters India India Click Here
24-09-2010 Financial Directories British market research firm Lafferty enters India - Economic Times UK Click Here
24-09-2010 INDOLINK Consulting British market research firm Lafferty enters India India Click Here
24-09-2010 New Kerala London's Lafferty Group launches India operations India Click Here
24-09-2010 Newspolitan London's Lafferty Group launches India operations India Click Here
23-09-2010 India Report British market research firm lafferty enters India India Click Here
23-09-2010 Market Research Industry Online Financial Services ResearcherOpens in India Asia Click Here
23-09-2010 India Infoline Limited Lafferty Group announces the launch of its India operation India Click Here
23-09-2010 The Financial Express Lafferty kicks off Indian operations India Click Here
23-09-2010 The Economic Times British market research firm Lafferty enters India India Click Here
23-09-2010 World News Network British market research firm Lafferty enters India India Click Here
10-09-2010 Diario Financiero Buvinic anticipa una profundización de la mayor demanda de creditos Chile Click Here
08-09-2010 El Observador Piden a bancos política agresiva" y mas servicios para captar clientes Uruguay Click Here
08-09-2010 El Pais Economía pidió a los bancos que incentiven la captación de ahorro Uruguay Click Here
05-09-2010 Sunday Tribune Lafferty in joint venture with Brazilian finance consultancy Ireland Click Here
01-09-2010 Executivos Financeiros Brasil é o terceiro mercado mais interessante do mundo na avaliação de consultor inglês Brazil Click Here
02-09-2010 Serfinco Estrangeiro inicia corrida por fatia do mercado de cartoes Brazil Click Here
23-08-2010 Gulf News Lifestyle support for consumer finance UAE Click Here
21-08-2010 Irish Times Honohan has to be praised for flying the flag in Asia Ireland Click Here
13-08-2010 Al Alam Al Youm Michael Lafferty's press interview with Al Alam Al Youm the newspaper Egypt Click Here
12-08-2010 Independant.ie Size matters as microfinance gives unemployed a First Step up to big things Ireland Click Here

09-08-2010

Arabian Business

Consumer debt in GCC hits $139bn

MENA

Click Here

09-08-2010

Arabian Business

Gulf Residents owe $32.5bn in outstanding mortgages - study

MENA

Click Here

01-08-2010 US Banker Banking 2020: Smartphones Rule US Click Here

30-07-2010

Computing.co.uk

Banking threatened by electronic retailers

UK

Click Here

25-06-2010

Conso.ro

Prioritatea bancherilor este sa recastige increderea clientilor

Romania

Click Here

24-06-2010

BBC World Service

Financial Regulation Podcast

UK

Click Here

23-06-2010

Conso.ro

Criza a adus in atenia comerciantilor

Romania

Click Here

23-06-2010 Money Management Retail banking to become increasingly virtual Australia Click Here
11-06-2010 The Business Times Former OCBC banker to lead Lafferty Asia Singapore Click Here
10-06-2010 Asean Affairs Kuala Lumpur office for Lafferty Asia Thailand Click Here
07-06-2010 The Wall Street Journal Visa draws a line in the sand US Click Here
12-04-2010 Nigeria Communications Week Lafferty foresees opportunities in standalone Retail Banking Nigeria Click Here
12-04-2010 Businessday Retail banking: Banks going back to the basics? Nigeria Click Here
09-04-2010 NBF News Expert commends Nigeria's move towards Retail Banking Nigeria Click Here
09-04-2010 ThisDay Nigeria needs Retail-only banks Nigeria Click Here
25-03-2010 Financial Times Reasons to be cheerful about Europe UK

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25-03-2010 Financial Times Sovereign wealth funds courted in debt sales UK

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23-03-2010 Financial Times Central banks woo sovereign wealth funds over debt UK Click Here
22-02-2010 Irish Examiner Banks lose €23m over credit card defaults Ireland Click Here
14-02-2010 Sunday Tribune Move for central bank to behave more like sovereign wealth funds Ireland

Click Here

11-02-2010 Irish Times Ireland's recovery plan seen as 'credible' Ireland

Click Here

31-01-2010 BBC Business News Volcker to spell out future of banks UK Click Here
31-12-2009 USA Today US credit fees bug world US Click Here
13-12-2009 BusinessWorld Online Retail Banking Presents Growth Opportunities Philippines Click Here
19-11-2009 Financial Times Letters: US Credit Card Sector Faces Punitive Hostility UK Click Here
16-11-2009 OCBC Advertisement A Winning Partnership. A Rewarding Experience. Singapore Click Here
24-10-2009 Kompas.com AirAsia HSBC Card Grabs Award Indonesia Click Here
16-10-2009 Lintas Berita Citibank Grabs Best Card Issuer Indonesia Click Here
16-10-2009 Infobanknews.com Citibank Grabs "Lafferty Asia Payment Cards Awards 2009" Indonesia Click Here
16-10-2009 SWA Citibank Grabs Best Card Issuer Indonesia Click Here
16-10-2009 The Jakarta Post BCA, Citibank most trusted payment card in RI: Survey Indonesia Click Here
16-10-2009 MIS Asia Citibank emerges top winner in first regional consumer opinion-based awards Asia Click Here
16-10-2009 UnionBank Today Lafferty Group awards UnionBank OmniPass for Best Credit Card Product Innovation & EON CyberCard for Best Debit Card Philippines Click Here
20-07-2009 Financial Times Cash and carry UK Click Here
10-06-2009 Business Day Associated growth portends opportunities up for grab Nigeria Click Here
10-06-2009 Business Day Breaking up is hard Nigeria Click Here
10-06-2009 Business Day UBA increases commitment to growth of retail banking Nigeria Click Here
09-06-2009 Financial Standard Michael Lafferty, Lafferty Group & Chidi Okpala, UBA Plc Nigeria Click Here
01-06-2009 Business Day Infrastructure hinders Nigeria from being profitable credit card market Nigeria Click Here
11-04-2009 The National Giving yourself credit with debit UAE Click Here
09-04-2009 Cinco Dias La banca dejara de ingresar 2.600 millones si adopta las tasas impuestas a Mastercard Spain Click Here
06-04-2009 Bloomberg Visa Europe Accused of Antitrust Violations by EU Europe Click Here
03-05-2009 The Sunday Times Supermarkets rush into banking UK Click Here
01-04-2009 The African Banker
My case for a stand-alone retail banking model
Africa
Click Here
14-03-2009 The Bangkok Post Rebuilding a banking system we can all trust Worldwide Click Here
09-03-2009 The Korea Herald Build a banking system we all can trust Worldwide Click Here
24-02-2009 The Times of London New world order in banking necessary after abject failure of present model Worldwide Click Here
21-11-2008 American Banker Barclays hiring in market where rivals are firing US Click Here
05-11-2008 Business Times Robust growth in Malaysian credit card mart Malaysia Click Here
04-11-2008 The Paypers The credit card market in Malaysia registers 50% growth in profits in two years Malaysia Click Here
13-08-2008 American Banker High hurdle of monopoly in olympics' host country China Click Here
18-06-2008 American Banker HSBC extends its 'global' outsourcing UK Click Here
19-05-2008 American Banker Receptive Asian audience for loan analysis product Asia Click Here
28-04-2008 Singapore Times State-run funds ‘can curb excesses of global banks’ Asia Click Here
16-04-2008 Business Times Online State-owned funds can rein in Western banks Worldwide Click Here
16-04-2008 Business Times Break up the 'do all' banks: Lafferty chief Worldwide Click Here
11-04-2008 The Nation Business Expert calls for a new retail model Worldwide Click Here
09-04-2008 The Edge Dafily Don’t mix investment banking with retail business, expert tells bankers Worldwide Click Here
09-04-2008 NEAC Banking on retail to spur growth Worldwide Click Here
09-04-2008 Business Times Online Avoid integrated structures, Malaysian banks told US Click Here
30-02-2008 Payment Media - Latin American Market El mercado de tarjetas en América Latina bajo la mirada de Lafferty Group Latin America Click Here
26-02-2008 Financial Times Visa plans biggest US listing as it shrugs off threat of slowdown US Click Here
16-01-2008 Bloomberg EU Lawmakers Pass Bill to Spur Cross-Border Lending (Update4) Europe Click Here
11-01-2008 American Banker Metavante, Markets Here Maturing, Gets Hub Abroad US Click Here
11-01-2008 Today's Zaman Credit card debt surges over fivefold in five years Turkey Click Here
07-01-2008 El Conista Los bancos de inversion hicieron mucho dano y solo unos pocos deberian quedar Worldwide Click Here
08-11-2007 American Banker Barclaycard US Sends Exec To Build Affinity Line in U.K. US Click Here
01-11-2007 American Banker Lafferty Says Debit Use Rare in Japan Japan Click Here
29-10-2007 American Banker Study Finds Growth in Canada Canada Click Here
23-10-2007 Montreal Gazette Credit-card usage here differs from U.S.; Fewer in the wallet, but used more often Canada Click Here
23-10-2007 Edmonton Journal U.S.-Canada credit users: Visa la difference Canada Click Here
22-10-2007 Financial Post Credit-card usage in Canada differs from U.S. Canada Click Here
03-10-2007 Kartyonline.pl Co trzecia karta wydana przez banki nigdy nie została użyta Poland Click Here
23-08-2007 TMC net Asia Pacific: Debit cards show strong potential to grow Asia-Pacific region over next decade Asia Click Here
23-08-2007 Bangkok Post Debit card usage likely to surge in Asia from a low base Asia Click Here
17-08-2007 Polish Banking News Potential in credit card market Poland Click Here
16-08-2007 Interfax Poland's credit card market development likely to slow down in 2007 Poland Click Here
05-08-2007 Arabian Business News Saudi credit card loans up 69% Austria Click Here
25-07-2007 Presstext Österreicher pfeifen auf Kreditkarten Austria Click Here
10-07-2007 EKONOM Nedostatečné pobídky Czech Republic Click Here
07-07-2007 Lidove Noviny Za poslední dva roky se více než zdvojnásobilpočet kreditek v Česku Czech Republic Click Here
03-07-2007 Interfax Number of credit cards in Czech Republic up 120% between 2004 and 2006 Czech Republic Click Here
20-06-2007 Financial Times Wanted: a choice of more than just the big four Europe Click Here
18-06-2007 AME Info Explosion in popularity of credit cards in the Middle East MENA Click here
18-06-2007 American Banker Study: Issuance Climbing in Middle East MENA Click here
18-06-2007 Reut ers Credit cards drive Gulf consumer loan boom - study MENA Click here
18-06-2007 Zawya Explosion in popularity of credit cards in the Middle East MENA Click here
18-06-2007 Al-Bawaba News Explosion in popularity of credit cards in the Middle East MENA Click here
18-06-2007 Arabian Business Credit cards drive Gulf consumer debt MENA Click here
18-06-2007 Business Times Explosion in popularity of credit cards MENA Click here
18-06-2007 Trade Arabia Credit cards explosion in ME MENA Click here
18-06-2007 Gulf Times Credit cards driving GCC consumer loan boom: study MENA Click here
18-05-2007 The Independent Credit-card profits dive as regulators crack down UK Click here
17-05-2007 Reuters UK credit card profits fall to 16 stg per card-study UK Click here
17-05-2007 Financial TImes Credit card profitability drops 43% UK Click here
14-05-2007 BankIR.com Крупнейшие банки стран Евросоюза обсуждают возможность создания дебетового конкурента MasterCard и Visa Europe Click here
14-05-2007 RBC Daily Европа против MasterCard и Visa Europe Click here
12-05-2007 El Pais La banca europea, rival de Mastercard Europe Click here
12-05-2007 The Independent European banks plan debit card system to rival Visa, Mastercard Europe Click here
12-05-2007 Smart Financial Bancile europene negociaza o alternativa la MasterCard si Visa Europe Europe Click here
11-05-2007 Finextra EU banks discuss debit rival to MasterCard and Visa Europe Click here
11-05-2007 CNN Banks eye pan-Euro debit card Europe Click here
11-05-2007 Sky News EU Banks Plan Competition For Visa Europe Click here
11-05-2007 Financial Times European lenders may form debit card network Europe Click here
11-05-2007 Challenges.fr Une carte bancaire paneuropéenne bientôt disponible? Europe Click here
11-05-2007 Challenges.fr Des banques européennes réfléchissent à une carte bancaire Europe Click here
11-05-2007 Ghiseul Bancar Duopolul Visa-MasterCard ar putea avea concurent Europe Click here
11-05-2007 Hoy Digital Desafiarían en Europa a tarjetas MasterCard y Visa Europe Click here
11-05-2007 Bloomberg EU Banks Discuss Rival to MasterCard, Visa, Research Firm Says Europe Click here
11-05-2007 Reuters EU banks in secret debit card talks: document Europe Click here
07-05-2007 American Banker Chinese Market Said to Need Nurturing China Click here
05-05-2007 Reuters China Credit Cards Posted Big 2006 Loss China Click here
27-04-2007 BBC News RBS confirms ABN Amro bid plans Europe Click here
29-03-2007 American Banker Discover, Foreign Losses Bigger, Cites U.K. Woes UK Click here
13-02-2007 Irish Independent OPINION : Taxing plastic 'just prolongs cash culture' Ireland Click here
11-02-2007 Sunday Tribune Ireland ranks third in global credit card profit league table Ireland Click here
13-02-2007 Irish Independent Irish credit cards third most profitable in world Ireland Click here
09-02-2007 Finfacts Ireland Irish credit card market among most profitable in the world Ireland Click here
09-02-2007 RTE Business Irish credit cards yield €142m profits Ireland Click here
09-02-2007 Wall Street Journal Online Irish Credit Card Market Booms, Competition Lags Ireland Click here
06-02-2007 Algemeen Dagblad Nederlander ziet meer in pinpas Netherlands Click here
10-12-2006 Bucharest Business Week Românii vor folosi din ce în ce mai mult cardurile de credit Romania Click here
01-12-2006 European Card Review ECB expresses 'deep concerns' Europe Click here
28-11-2006 Bursa Cardurile de credit vor cunoaste o expansiune semnificativa Romania Click Here
26-10-2006 Finweek Foreigners eye SA market South Africa Click Here
13-10-2006 New Zealand Herald Visa plans IPO to pay for expansion - and law suits New Zealand Click Here
12-10-2006 Financial Times Visa bows to pressure and unveils IPO move Worldwide Click Here
12-10-2006 Cinco Dias Visa saldrá a Bolsa en 2007 para financiar su expansión Worldwide Click Here
12-10-2006 NEWS.com.au Visa to go public to help pay for claims Worldwide Click Here
11-10-2006 Bloomberg Visa Will Offer Shares to Public After Reorganization (Update5) Worldwide Click Here
11-10-2006 Reuters UPDATE 3-Visa plans IPO to fund expansion, handle suits Worldwide Click Here
11-10-2006 Dow Jones 2nd UPDATE: Visa Plans For IPO In 12-18 Months Worldwide Click Here
09-10-2006 Moneyweb Radio interview with Alison Smithie: Senior researcher, Lafferty Group South Africa Click Here
03-10-2006 Asian Banking & Finance Does Citibank know what it’s doing in China? China Click Here
29-09-2006 Beijing Review Is There Profit in China’s Foreign Credit Card Market? China Click Here
11-09-2006 De Standaard Krediet rolt steeds meer Belgium Click Here
31-08-2006 Kathimerini Banks looking for new ways of replenishing credit card revenues Greece Click Here
30-08-2006 Reuters Golden days over for Greek credit card issuers Greece Click Here
05-07-2006 Financial Times Gloomy forecast for China credit card profits China Click Here
12-06-2006 Washington Post Discover targets small business with new card plan United States Click Here
12-06-2006 The Boston Globe Discover targets small business with new card plan United States Click Here
12-06-2006 Wave3 Discover targets small business with new card plan United States Click Here
12-06-2006 Yahoo Discover targets small business with new card plan United States Click Here
12-06-2006 MSN Money Discover targets small business with new card plan United States Click Here
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