The UK Competition Authority clears takeover of fintech start-up by global leader in electronic payments (Visa / Plaid)

Deal between Visa and Plaid given the go-ahead* The CMA has cleared Visa’s anticipated purchase of fintech start-up Plaid. The decision by the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) follows a Phase 1 review in which it investigated several possible ways the deal could harm competition. Visa International Service Association (Visa) is a global leader in electronic payments. Plaid Inc. (Plaid) is a US-based technology platform provider that builds connectivity

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  • United Kingdom’s Competition Authority - CMA (London)

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UK Competition Authority, The UK Competition Authority clears takeover of fintech start-up by global leader in electronic payments (Visa / Plaid), 24 August 2020, e-Competitions August 2020, Art. N° 96542

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