Norwalk, CT and Purchase, NY – March 6, 2019 – FactSet, a global provider of integrated financial information, analytical applications, and industry-leading services, and Mastercard today announced the launch of new industry and retail sales insights on the Open:FactSet Marketplace™ (OFM). The OFM will feature Mastercard SpendingPulse™, which provides insights into overall retail spending trends …
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According to Mastercard SpendingPulse, which provides insights into overall retail spending trends across all payment types, including cash and check, holiday sales increased 5.1 percent to more than $850 billion this year – the strongest growth in the last six years.