Encore Capital Group Inc(ECPG)- NASDAQ
  • Mar. 6, 2013, 7:47 AM

    There's a merger in the collections industry, with Asset Acceptance Capital (AACC) selling itself to Encore Capital (ECPG) for $6.50/share in either cash or stock. AACC +10.9% premarket. "(This) moves our industry into a new phase of maturity defined by more efficient companies that are committed to operating ethically and treating customers with respect." (PR)

    | Mar. 6, 2013, 7:47 AM
  • May 10, 2012, 3:59 PM

    Debt collector Encore Capital Group (ECPG +5.9%) acquires Propel Financial Services a company that buys outstanding property tax obligations from municipalities, for ~$187M in a deal expected to boost earnings this year.

    | May 10, 2012, 3:59 PM
Company Description
Encore Capital Group, Inc. provides debt management and recovery solutions for consumers and property owners across a broad range of financial assets. It operates through Portfolio Purchasing & Recovery and Tax Lien Transfer segments. The Portfolio Purchasing and Recovery segment purchases... More
Sector: Financial
Industry: Credit Services
Country: United States