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Worldpay bought - again

Worldpay bought - again

Against a market backdrop effervescent with M&A activity, payments giant Worldpay (US:WPY; UK:WP) has attracted yet another suitor. Indeed, the group – which processes more than 40bn transactions every year – has agreed to be bought by US-based financial services technology group FIS (US:FIS) for a huge $43bn (£32.6bn). This includes Worldpay’s debt, which FIS expects to refinance.

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