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Global Payments Inc. provides electronic payments transaction processing services. The company operates in two segments, North America Merchant Services and International Merchant Services. It offers processing solutions for credit cards, debit cards, electronic payments, and check-related services. The company’s services include terminal sales and deployment, authorization processing, settlement and funding processing, customer support and help-desk functions, chargeback resolution, industry compliance, payment card industry security, consolidated billing and statements, and online reporting. It also offers VIP LightSpeed proprietary software that allows access to cash with high limits for customers of casinos in the U.S. and Canada. The company offers credit and debit card transaction processing services for various international card brands, including American Express, China UnionPay, Discover, JCB, MasterCard, and Visa, as well as for certain domestic debit networks, such as Interac in Canada. It serves various industries, including financial institutions, gaming, government, health care, professional services, restaurants, retail, universities, nonprofit organizations, and utilities. The company markets its products and services through direct sales force, trade associations, integrated payment technology, agent and enterprise software providers, VAR referral arrangements, and independent sales organizations, as well as proprietary telesales groups primarily in North America, Europe, the Asia-Pacific region, and Brazil. Global Payments Inc. was founded in 1967 and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.

4,135 Employees
Last Reported Date: 07/29/14
Founded in 1967

global payments inc (GPN) Top Compensated Officers

Chief Executive Officer and Director
Total Annual Compensation: $1.1M
President and Chief Operating Officer
Total Annual Compensation: $845.0K
President of International
Total Annual Compensation: $625.0K
Chief Information Officer and Executive Vice ...
Total Annual Compensation: $350.2K
Chief Human Resources Officer and Executive V...
Total Annual Compensation: $315.0K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

global payments inc (GPN) Key Developments

Global Payments Inc. Declares Fiscal 2015 First Quarter Dividend, Payable on November 28, 2014; Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended August 31, 2014; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Fiscal 2015

The board of directors of Global Payments Inc. approved a fiscal 2015 first quarter dividend of $0.02 per common share payable November 28, 2014 to shareholders of record as of November 14, 2014. The company reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the first quarter ended August 31, 2014. For the quarter, the company's revenues were $704,895,000 compared to $629,685,000 a year ago. Operating income was $124,398,000 compared to $107,384,000 a year ago. Income before income taxes was $114,580,000 compared to $102,843,000 a year ago. Net income was $84,434,000 compared to $71,708,000 a year ago. Net income attributable to the company was $75,366,000 or $1.10 per diluted share compared to $64,643,000 or $0.87 per diluted share a year ago. Cash earnings - operating income was $139,311,000 compared to $123,852,000 a year ago. Cash earnings - income before income taxes was $129,493,000 compared to $119,311,000 a year ago. Cash earnings - net income was $94,063,000 compared to $82,625,000 a year ago. Cash earnings - net income attributable To the company was $83,760,000 or $1.22 per diluted share compared to $74,189,000 or $1.00 per diluted share a year ago. Net cash used in operating activities was $63,473,000 compared to $23,187,000 a year ago. Capital expenditures was $18,157,000 compared to $20,263,000 a year ago. The company is raising annual fiscal 2015 revenue outlook to $2.74 billion to $2.79 billion, or 7% to 9% growth. In addition the company is increasing outlook for annual fiscal 2015 diluted earnings per share on a cash basis to a range of $4.65 to $4.75, reflecting growth of 13% to 15% over fiscal 2014, and annual fiscal 2015 GAAP diluted earnings per share is expected to be in the range of $3.89 to $3.99. The company also now expect annual fiscal 2015 core cash operating margins to expand by as much as 40 basis points.

Global Payments Inc. Launches Two New Kiosk Offerings

Global Payments Inc. announced that it is launching two new kiosk offerings to provide meaningful, value-added services for casinos and their patrons. The LSX 3000 is the first electronic check cashing self service kiosk of its kind in the gaming industry. This kiosk allows patrons to initiate echeck transactions with their VIP Preferred Cards or valid Driver's Licenses and receive cash directly without any casino cage intervention. The LSX 3000 significantly reduces customer pressure at the cage while providing a value-added service to casino patrons. The LSK 1500 is a full service kiosk providing Ticket Redemption, Bill Breaking, ATM, Cash Advance and Electronic Check Cashing functionality on the casino floor. Providing this full suite of services in a single kiosk will maximize floor space, increase patron touch points and greatly improve customer satisfaction.

Global Payments Inc. to Report Q1, 2015 Results on Oct 02, 2014

Global Payments Inc. announced that they will report Q1, 2015 results on Oct 02, 2014


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