TITLE

Payments-Firm Buyout Trend Adds Alliance Data

AUTHOR(S)
Breitkopf, David
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
American Banker;5/18/2007, Vol. 172 Issue 96, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the sale of the Alliance Data Systems Corporation during 2007. The issuer of specialty credit cards for retailers has announced that it has been acquired by private equity firm Blackstone Group. Alliance's clients include retail chains J. Crew, Crate & Barrel, and Ann Taylor. The sale of the payment firm First Data Corporation is also discussed.
ACCESSION #
25120634

 

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