Delta Air Lines delayed filing a routine quarterly financial report with the US Securities and Exchange Commission as it negotiates a new credit card processing agreement. The current agreement expires Aug. 29 and the carrier said that "the potential Visa/MasterCard processor has advised [Delta] that it will require a significant cash reserve," known as a holdback, for tickets purchased using Visa or MasterCard but not yet flown. Delta is trying to reduce the size of the holdback to free ...

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