Plaid without Visa? It might be a blessing in disguise

Jan 13, 2021 - Fortune
Mergers and Acquisitions

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Two hours after officially cancelling his $5.3 billion deal with Visa, Zach Perret doesn’t sound like a guy who just walked away from a lifechanging transaction (and accompanying amount of liquid wealth).

Visa’s agreement to acquire Plaid had kicked off 2020 last January by validating fintech’s blockbuster value, and w...