MoneyGram’s CEO Talks about the Ant Financial Merger provides insight from MoneyGram CEO Alex Holmes on the Ant Financial merger; the merger represents a strategic deal that Holmes says will significantly benefit the industry and the shareholders of both companies; both companies are leading payment providers with MoneyGram offering global payment processing capabilities and Ant Financial seeking to expand on its market position in payments through Alipay in China; “We are going to see, when this deal goes through, those capabilities getting built out between our two organizations in a much more robust and dynamic way,” said Alex Holmes.  Source