Groupon announces new merchant centre Groupon announced that Merchant Centre is now available in the UK. Merchant Centre provides local businesses with analytics that will help them track the ROI from partnering with Groupon in real time, including a complete understanding of the performance across featured deals, customer acquisition and feedback, and redemptions. "It is fantastic to have all the information regarding redeemed vouchers as it takes away a lot of stress. I can now be prepared when the end of a deal is coming as to how many clients to expect." - Bel Viso Beauty, Brighton:
Groupon jumps 5% after positive mention by Leon Cooperman Shares of Groupon are trading higher after Leon Cooperman of Omega Advisors said on CNBC that his firm believes shares are worth 40%-50% more than current trading levels. Cooperman added that the provider of coupons is not a large holding for Omega. Groupon shares are up 5%, or 32c, to $7.15 in afternoon trading.