Capital One Financial Corporation is an international financial services company known for innovation in the credit card marketplace. The company pioneered low introductory rate, balance transfer and fixed rate products in North America. Capital One has offered consumers a range of competitive Canadian credit cards since 1996, when the company introduced the first Platinum MasterCard to this market. A FORTUNE 500 company, Capital One trades on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "COF" and is included in the S&P 500 Index. To find the latest news articles and other company information visit our press centre.