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Credit card firm MBNA sold to Lloyds for £1.9bn

Lloyds in first acquisition since financial crisis

Credit card firm MBNA is to be taken over by Lloyds. The firm’s current owner, Bank of America, has agreed to sell it for £1.9 billion. The deal is expected to close in H1 2017.

A boringly good guide to cryptocurrencies

Image source: MBNA

Here is a boringly good guide to cryptocurrencies, courtesy of MBNA. It is not boring at all really!

Infographics: the evolution of credit

Evolution of credit MBNA

This nifty infographics, courtesy of MBNA, is a whistle-stop tour of credit wonder and woe over the last 4,000 years – from ancient Babylon to modern Britain – and what people had to do to get a little credit.

What will the future of money look like?

Infographics

Cash payments are in decline – mobile payments are on the rise (thank you, Apple Pay, Google’s Android Pay and Samsung Pay). This nifty infographics sums up the ideas on what the future of money might look like. The infographics is courtesy of the MBNA credit card company (owned by Bank of America) and its […]

Apple Pay comes to UK next month

Apple-Pay-HSBC

Apple Pay will be available in the UK from next month, with eight of the UK’s most established banks and the major credit and debit card networks supporting it – along with Transport for London.

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