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Here's Why Afterpay Makes Square Even More Unstoppable

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Here's Why Afterpay Makes Square Even More Unstoppable
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On Aug. 1, Square (NYSE: SQ) announced the acquisition of leading buy now, pay later (BNPL) innovator Afterpay. In fact, Afterpay has the ability to make Square even more unstoppable going forward. Afterpay's shareholders will receive 0.375 shares of Square stock for every one they own of the BNPL company.