Card Networks

An Analysis of Planned Changes to Network Rates Yields a Deep Impact for U.S. Merchants

An Analysis of Planned Changes to Network Rates Yields a Deep Impact for U.S. Merchants

Visa Inc. and Mastercard Inc. have postponed their planned U.S. interchange revisions until July, but when these changes do take effect the net impact on merchants will be deep, according to an analysis released by CMSPi, an Atlanta-based global merchant payments consultancy.

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Card Networks Are Encouraging Contactless Payments Worldwide

Card Networks Are Encouraging Contactless Payments Worldwide

Payment firms are pushing contactless payments as governments and consumers try to minimize the interactions between people and common surfaces to combat the spread of the virus. Business Insider Intelligence Mastercard and Visa are raising contactless transaction value limits in several more countries.

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Card Networks to Postpone Interchange Adjustments

Card Networks to Postpone Interchange Adjustments

The payment card networks plan to postpone until July changes in their interchange schedules that they had planned to take effect in April, Digital Transactions News has learned.

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