About: interchange fees

Euro & Finance 11-09-2014

ECJ ruling exposes MasterCard to national antitrust probes

MasterCard broke EU antitrust law when setting interchange charges for cross-border card payments, the highest court of the European Union today ruled (11 September).
Euro & Finance 08-09-2014

EU court rulings add up to crunch week for MasterCard

In one of two court rulings involving MasterCard this week, European judges will decide whether the company broke competition law when setting interchange charges for cross-border card payments.
Euro & Finance 04-07-2014

Italian presidency must prioritise card fees legislation, say businesses and consumers

Consumer and business organisations have called on the Italian Presidency of the EU and new European Parliament to make legislation capping payment card fees its “absolute priority.”
Euro & Finance 20-02-2014

Parliament backs caps on payment card fees

The economic and monetary affairs committee of the European Parliament voted on Thursday (20 February) in favour of caps to the fees charged by payment cards companies and banks on shoppers’ purchases, paving the way for the entry into force of the new legislation.
Euro & Finance 31-01-2014

EU Court advised to rule against payment cards fees

A top legal official in the European Court of Justice yesterday (30 January) advised the EU judges to reject an appeal made by MasterCard over the fees it charges on payment transactions.