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Woodside's Buyback Deal With Shell at Risk of Being Blocked

Woodside's Buyback Deal With Shell at Risk of Being Blocked
Some of the Shell executives involved, including for example, Tim Hannagan, still hold high positions inside Shell – in his case, Global Brand and Visual Identity Manager. If Shell does not accept that this is a true, provable account of what happened …
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Fixed income and event driven Americas winners announced
The firm was founded in 2005 by Wartell and Jeffrey Bersh. The pair met in 1993 when they were both junior high yield analysts with adjacent desks at Merrill Lynch. Wartell moved on to the proprietary trading desk at Merrill and in 1999 joined Deutsche …
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'City Is Still in Distress': Detroit Bankruptcy Trial Opens

'City Is Still in Distress': Detroit Bankruptcy Trial Opens
On June 17 of this year, at just before midnight, the Budi Mesra Dua was overcome by a high-speed wooden boat as she steamed slowly with a cargo of diesel oil, according to an account from ReCAAP. Six pirates armed with swords tied down the crew of the …
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Ready for Battle
Risks impacting retailers' information technology systems and data breaches β€œare at an all-time high,” according to the 2014 BDO Retail Risk Factor Report. Since 2009, the number of retailers citing concerns over data security has more than doubled …
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Justice Department probes banks for fraud

Justice Department probes banks for fraud
Critics say the heightened scrutiny and threat of prosecution will lead banks and payment processors to stop doing business with any merchant considered to be high-risk. And without those financial services, law-abiding companies, not just a few bad …
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Ten Things Never To Do When Designing A Fraud Solution
3-D Secure, a protocol designed to help online merchants reduce the incidences of fraud online was designed to do just that. But 3-D Secure has often been criticized for … 6. Score + Rules = Winning Strategy. A sophisticated scoring system along with …
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Mobile-Enabled Commerce Will Yield The Next 0B Startup
Companies in the Mobile Payments and Retail Enablement categories like Square and RetailMeNot capitalized early on the transition to mobile by building new businesses or reinventing old businesses to take advantage of growing merchant and consumer …
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Is a wireless terminal for a high risk merchant account better than a manual imprinter?

Question by Ysabel K: Is a wireless terminal for a high risk merchant account better than a manual imprinter?

Best answer:

Answer by Marie C
Wireless terminals are more expensive than manual imprinters but are greatly useful to high risk merchants. They are efficient credit card terminals that let you know immediately whether a transaction is authorized or not. Manual imprinters are rather cheaper but work best with bulk orders.

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