New Payroll Cards, Acquisitions, Financing Arrangements, Credit Amendments, and Scholarship Awards - Research Report on CIT,

 New Payroll Cards, Acquisitions, Financing Arrangements, Credit Amendments,
   and Scholarship Awards - Research Report on CIT, Western Union, Equifax,
                         Sallie Mae, and Fifth Street

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NEW YORK, July 11, 2013

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Today, Wall Street Reports announced new research reports highlighting CIT
Group Inc. (NYSE: CIT), The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU), Equifax Inc.
(NYSE: EFX), SLM Corp. (NASDAQ: SLM), and Fifth Street Finance Corp. (NASDAQ:
FSC). Today's readers may access these reports free of charge - including full
price targets, industry analysis and analyst ratings - via the links below.

CIT Group Inc. Research Report

On July 1, 2013, CIT Group Inc. (CIT) announced that CIT Transportation
Lending provided financing to Lease Corporation International (LCI), to
acquire three AgustaWestland 139 helicopters. According to the Company, the
aircraft are in offshore oil and gas configuration and are on lease to
UK-based Bond Helicopters and Malaysia-based Weststar Aviation. CIT Group
stated that CIT Transportation structured and facilitated the transaction,
while financing was provided by CIT Bank, the U.S. commercial bank subsidiary
of CIT. Oliver Althoff, Director, CIT Transportation Lending, said, "LCI's
vision, execution and product offering positions them well to serve helicopter
operators and CIT is happy to provide financing in support of their growth
strategy." Terms of the transaction were not disclosed by CIT. The Full
Research Report on CIT Group Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst
ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:
[http://www.wsreports.com/r/full_research_report/4d4c_CIT]

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The Western Union Company Research Report

On July 3, 2013, The Western Union Company (Western Union) and the Commercial
Bank of Dubai (CBD) announced that they will work together to introduce a
co-branded prepaid payroll card in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Western
Union expects the CBD Western Union Payroll Card to be available in the summer
of 2013. According to the Company, the payroll card follows the introduction
of the UAE government-mandated Wages Protection System (WPS), which requires
that all workers in the UAE receive their payroll electronically (deposited to
a bank account or onto a prepaid card). Jean Claude Farah, Senior Vice
President, Middle East and Africa, Western Union, said, "Now, with this new
card, workers in the UAE will have yet another convenient way to conduct one
of their primary financial transactions - sending money home to their loved
ones." Frans Jan Burkens, Head of Consumer Banking at Commercial Bank of
Dubai, added, "Once available, the card can be used at participating Western
Union Agent locations in the UAE to send funds to more than 515,000 Western
Union locations in 200 countries and territories. In the future, workers in
the UAE will be able to send funds directly from the card online or with their
phones." The Full Research Report on The Western Union Company - including
full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price targets - is available to
download free of charge at:
[http://www.wsreports.com/r/full_research_report/17ba_WU]

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Equifax Inc. Research Report

On July 8, 2013, Equifax Inc. (Equifax) announced that it has acquired
TrustedID, a privately held company which offers products and services to help
protect consumers from the threat of identity theft, allowing customers to
monitor and manage their online reputation within social media services, and
take better control of their offline identity. According to Equifax, TrustedID
will become part of Equifax Personal Solutions, the Company's
direct-to-consumer business unit offering credit monitoring and identity
protection solutions. Trey Loughran, President of Equifax Personal Solutions,
said, "TrustedID is a leading provider of identity protection solutions with
innovative offerings, a flexible technology platform and strong partner
relationships. By combining these capabilities with our operational, product,
marketing and data assets, we will continue to enhance and expand our suite of
credit and identity solutions to meet consumer needs." Financial terms of the
transaction were not disclosed by the Company. The Full Research Report on
Equifax Inc. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst ratings and price
targets - is available to download free of charge at:
[http://www.wsreports.com/r/full_research_report/7815_EFX]

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SLM Corp. Research Report

On July 8, 2013, SLM Corp. (Sallie Mae) announced that Sallie Mae Bank, its
wholly owned subsidiary, has awarded a total of $85,000 in scholarships to 23
undergraduate students. According to the Company, the scholarship recipients
are pursuing engineering, nursing, respiratory therapy or teaching programs at
higher education institutions in six Utah counties. Amy Dalton, a scholarship
recipient, said, "Currently, I am preparing to enter my final year of nursing
school and because of the assistance of programs such as the Sallie Mae Bank
program, I can very realistically see my dreams coming true." Sallie Mae
reported that it has awarded nearly $535,000 in scholarship assistance to
students attending colleges in Cache, Davis, Salt Lake, Tooele, Utah, and
Weber counties, since the beginning of the scholarship program in 2006. The
Full Research Report on SLM Corp. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst
ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:
[http://www.wsreports.com/r/full_research_report/ca13_SLM]

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Fifth Street Finance Corp. Research Report

On June 24, 2013, Fifth Street Finance Corp. (Fifth Street) announced that it
has improved pricing on its credit facility with Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. (Wells
Fargo). According to Fifth Street, the amended facility includes a 0.25%
reduction in pricing to LIBOR plus 2.5% per annum, with no LIBOR floor, and
greater flexibility on terms and eligible collateral. The Full Research Report
on Fifth Street Finance Corp. - including full detailed breakdown, analyst
ratings and price targets - is available to download free of charge at:
[http://www.wsreports.com/r/full_research_report/0a69_FSC]

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