SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Visa Inc. (NYSE: V) will report its fiscal first quarter 2012 financial results on Wednesday, February 8, 2012. The results will be included in a press release, with accompanying financial information that will be released after market close and posted on the Visa Investor Relations website.
Visa's executive management team will then host a live audio webcast beginning at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time (2:00 p.m. Pacific Time) to discuss the financial results and business highlights.
All interested parties are invited to listen to the live webcast at https://investor.visa.com. A replay of the webcast will be available on Visa's Investor Relations website for 30 days.
Concurrent with this press release, Visa will impose its customary "quiet period," during which time company executives will not be interacting with the investment community. This quiet period will extend until fiscal first quarter 2012 earnings are released on February 8, 2012.
Visa is a global payments technology company that connects consumers, businesses, financial institutions and governments in more than 200 countries and territories to fast, secure and reliable digital currency. Underpinning digital currency is one of the world's most advanced processing networks--VisaNet--that is capable of handling more than 20,000 transactions a second, with fraud protection for consumers and guaranteed payment for merchants. Visa is not a bank, and does not issue cards, extend credit or set rates and fees for consumers. Visa's innovations, however, enable its financial institution customers to offer consumers more choices: pay now with debit, ahead of time with prepaid or later with credit products. For more information, please visit www.corporate.visa.com.