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27 MARCH 2017
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article thumbnail Friday, 17 March 2017

Card group sets out IFR compliance guidelines
Advice on implementing EU interchange fee regulation after extensive industry consultation Read more ...

 
     

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Creating a German payment champion

Concardis, which has a one-third share of the German payment acquiring market, was recently sold by its bank owners to private equity companies Bain Capital and Advent International.

CEO Marcus Mosen explains the reasons for the sale and the company’s ambitious plans for expansion, at home and abroad.
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article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - InterchangeMonday, 30 January 2017

Mastercard welcomes interchange decision
Merchant claims rejected in £14bn lawsuit Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - InterchangeFriday, 09 September 2016

£14bn lawsuit filed against Mastercard
Visa likely to escape similar action Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - InterchangeFriday, 22 July 2016

Walmart stops Visa acceptance
Ban at 3 stores as interchange battle escalates

Read more ...
article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - InterchangeThursday, 07 July 2016

MasterCard faces £19bn lawsuit
Follow-on action from EC interchange battle Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - InterchangeTuesday, 09 February 2016

Move to fees as interchange cuts bite
Card and non-card customers across Europe hit by extra charges after cap, claims policy group Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - InterchangeTuesday, 22 September 2015

Interchange: This is how it was
Payments professionals will be able to reminisce to their grandchildren how once upon a time, Visa debit interchange was more than 1.75% and credit 1.8% in Germany and almost the same in Poland, until the spoilsports at the European Commission imposed a 0.2% interchange cap (0.3% for credit). Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - InterchangeWednesday, 05 August 2015

Court blows for payment brands
Interchange and ATM cases go against networks Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - InterchangeFriday, 08 May 2015

Swiss agree cuts to interchange
Domestic agreement in parallel to EU reforms Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - InterchangeTuesday, 06 January 2015

Google sues over interchange
Legal action after settlement opt-out Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - InterchangeFriday, 19 December 2014

Interchange: Merchants will pay 'high price' for plans to exclude Amex
Small business group hits out at UK bid to extend issuer exemptions Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - InterchangeThursday, 18 December 2014

EU reaches interchange agreement
MEPs approve reforms on domestic and crossborder payments Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - InterchangeThursday, 11 September 2014

MasterCard loses interchange appeal
End of seven-year fight
Separate decision on access to EC papers means network may still have another means to challenge fee cap Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - InterchangeWednesday, 09 July 2014

US government condemns Amex
Trial starts with blast at pricing practices Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - InterchangeFriday, 28 March 2014

Wal-Mart sues for US$5bn over card fees
Retail giant takes on payment network Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - InterchangeTuesday, 17 December 2013

Schemes win latest round of interchange battle
Scene now set for merchant appeals Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - InterchangeMonday, 30 January 2017

Mastercard welcomes interchange decision
Merchant claims rejected in £14bn lawsuit Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - InterchangeFriday, 09 September 2016

£14bn lawsuit filed against Mastercard
Visa likely to escape similar action Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - InterchangeFriday, 22 July 2016

Walmart stops Visa acceptance
Ban at 3 stores as interchange battle escalates

Read more ...
article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - InterchangeThursday, 07 July 2016

MasterCard faces £19bn lawsuit
Follow-on action from EC interchange battle Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - InterchangeTuesday, 09 February 2016

Move to fees as interchange cuts bite
Card and non-card customers across Europe hit by extra charges after cap, claims policy group Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - InterchangeTuesday, 22 September 2015

Interchange: This is how it was
Payments professionals will be able to reminisce to their grandchildren how once upon a time, Visa debit interchange was more than 1.75% and credit 1.8% in Germany and almost the same in Poland, until the spoilsports at the European Commission imposed a 0.2% interchange cap (0.3% for credit). Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - InterchangeWednesday, 05 August 2015

Court blows for payment brands
Interchange and ATM cases go against networks Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - InterchangeFriday, 08 May 2015

Swiss agree cuts to interchange
Domestic agreement in parallel to EU reforms Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - InterchangeTuesday, 06 January 2015

Google sues over interchange
Legal action after settlement opt-out Read more ...

Card & Payments World | News - InterchangeFriday, 19 December 2014

Interchange: Merchants will pay 'high price' for plans to exclude Amex
Small business group hits out at UK bid to extend issuer exemptions Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - InterchangeThursday, 18 December 2014

EU reaches interchange agreement
MEPs approve reforms on domestic and crossborder payments Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - InterchangeThursday, 11 September 2014

MasterCard loses interchange appeal
End of seven-year fight
Separate decision on access to EC papers means network may still have another means to challenge fee cap Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - InterchangeWednesday, 09 July 2014

US government condemns Amex
Trial starts with blast at pricing practices Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - InterchangeFriday, 28 March 2014

Wal-Mart sues for US$5bn over card fees
Retail giant takes on payment network Read more ...

article thumbnail Card & Payments World | News - InterchangeTuesday, 17 December 2013

Schemes win latest round of interchange battle
Scene now set for merchant appeals Read more ...

 
     
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