Tag: Mastercard Inc (NYSE:MA)

April 18, 2016 BY Maria Nikolova

MasterCard, Western Union, bKash launch new international remittance receiving service in Bangladesh

Mastercard Inc (NYSE:MA), The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU), bKash and BRAC Bank today announce the launch of a new, international remittance receiving service in Bangladesh. The new service enables bKash’s registered customers to use their mobile phones to get remittances from abroad directly into their bKash accounts. bKash has attracted more than 22 million customers…

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January 27, 2016 BY LeapRate Staff

Markets.com doubles margin requirement on stocks during earnings season

Retail forex broker Markets.com, a unit of Playtech PLC (LON:PTEC), will be raising margin requirements from 5% to 10% for CFDs on certain US-traded stocks during the current Q4 earnings reporting season. Shares of even very liquid, well-traded equities tend to be more volatile leading up to an earnings announcement - especially year-end results, when 'surprise'…

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