Who should buy MoneyGram? Other than the current suitor, i.e. WesternUnion, there are surprisingly quite a few alternatives. Here are two candidates that I think should make a bid for MoneyGram.
Microsoft list of Money Transmitter Licenses Here is an updated list of Microsoft list of Money Transmitter Licenses which was last updated on 19th January 2016. Microsoft has now amassed 28 MT licenses. The most important and powerful Big 3: TX, CA and NY are still not on the list. I checked the CA registry, Microsoft is shown …
Microsoft has officially entered into the domain of payments, with Microsoft Payments, Inc.,
When the announcement came out a week or so ago, that Microsoft was entering into the world of payment (see references below), it was only natural to search the various State financial regulators websites for issuance of money transmitter licenses.