Encore Capital Group, Inc.
| Nasdaq: ECPG
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Encore Capital Group, Inc. provides debt management and recovery solutions for consumers and property owners across a broad range of financial assets. The company operates through two segments: Portfolio Purchasing & Recovery and Tax Lien Transfer. The Portfolio Purchasing & Recovery segment purchases receivables based on robust, account-level valuation methods and employs proprietary statistical and behavioral models across the full extent of its operations. The Tax Lien Transfer segment focuses on the property tax financing industry. The segment's principal activity is originating and servicing property tax lien transfers in the state of Texas. Encore Capital Group was founded in April 1999 and is headquartered in San Diego, CA.