MasterCard (MA +1.9%) CEO Ajay Banga tells the Nikkei business daily that the deleveraging cycle...

|About: MasterCard Incorporated (MA)|By:, SA News Editor

MasterCard (MA +1.9%) CEO Ajay Banga tells the Nikkei business daily that the deleveraging cycle in the U.S. is "reaching an end," but warns that until housing and unemployment improve, "you can't say that the consumer is in a better place." (submitted by Holly Thompson)