DISCOVER FINANCIAL SERVICES INVESTOR ALERT: Kaplan Fox Investigates Potential Securities Fraud at Discover Financial

NEW YORK, Aug. 25, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP ( is investigating claims on behalf of investors of Discover Financial Services (“Discover Financial” or the "Company”) (NYSE: DFS) following the Company’s disclosure of an internal investigation into its student loan servicing practices.

If you are an investor of Discover Financial and would like to discuss our investigation, please contact us by emailing or by calling (646) 315-9003 or our toll free number 1-800-290-1952.

On July 20, 2022, after the market closed, Discover Financial issued a press release announcing its financial results for the second quarter of 2022. In the press release, Discover Financial disclosed that "[t]he company is suspending until further notice its existing share repurchase program because of an internal investigation relating to its student loan servicing practices and related compliance matters. The investigation is ongoing and is being conducted by a board-appointed independent special committee." 

Following this news, the price of Discover Financial shares fell $9.80 per share, or 8.9%, to close at $100 per share on July 21, 2022.

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If you have any questions about this investigation, your rights, or your interests, please contact:

Pamela A. Mayer
850 Third Avenue, 14th Floor
New York, New York 10022
(646) 315-9003

Laurence D. King
1999 Harrison Street, Suite 1560
Oakland, California 94612
(415) 772-4704
Fax:  (415) 772-4707