News
05.07.2021
Breaking News: Fed Says Routing Provisions Apply to Card Not Present

The Federal Reserve has made an announcement in regards to “Regulation II” that merchants need to be aware of.

Read More >
News
01.08.2021
Report Says U.S. Hasn’t Kept Up on Bringing Credit and Debit Card Fees Under Control

Nearly a decade after federal regulators forced U.S. banks to lower fees charged to process debit card transactions, much of the savings has been eroded.

Read More >
News
12.02.2020
CMSPI Launches The Global Interchange Report

CMSPI’s Global Interchange Report analyses the impact of interchange regulation and identifies effective methodologies to ensure maximum benefit for merchants and consumers.

Read More >
News
07.14.2020
CMSPI Joins RILA Payments Committee as Strategic Partner

The Retail Industry Leaders Association (RILA) is proud to announce CMSPI as a strategic partner and new sponsor for RILA’s Payment Committee.

Read More >
News
06.17.2020
[BREAKING NEWS] Interchange Fees: UK Supreme Court Decision Shines Spotlight on U.S. Swipe Fees

A resounding victory for the merchant community: the UK Supreme Court concluded that the interchange fees set by Visa and Mastercard restricted competition.

Read More >
News
05.07.2020
Fiserv Increases PINless Transaction Limit

Fiserv announced the value limit on PINless debit transactions for its STAR and Accel networks will increase to $100.

Read More >
News
05.06.2020
Visa Announces Delay to Interchange Fee Changes

Visa has announced that its upcoming U.S. credit card interchange fee changes will be delayed until April 2021 for every industry except grocery.

Read More >
News
03.27.2020
How Do the Latest Set of U.S. Interchange Changes Affect Merchants?

Visa and Mastercard have announced all credit card interchange fee changes will be pushed back from April to mid-July, citing the COVID-19 pandemic.

Read More >
News
07.31.2019
FIS Completes Worldpay Acquisition in the Latest Wave of Consolidation

FIS acquires Worldpay - the combined entity sees a union between two leading payments industry players,

Read More >
News
07.29.2019
Fiserv, First Data and BAMS - Consolidation and Break-Ups Rock the U.S. Payments Industry

Fiserv becomes a payments industry behemoth as it acquiress First Data and announces BAM break-up.

Read More >
News
05.29.2019
Pressure on Regulators Ramps up as Global Payments Announces Plans to Buy TSYS

Global Payments has announced its intention to acquire TSYS in a $21.5 billion all-stock deal.

Read More >
News
03.26.2019
Tech Giant Apple Enters the Credit Card Market

Apple has announced that in Summer 2019 it will be releasing a new way for consumers to pay: the Apple Card.

Read More >
Work with the payment experts