Mastercard, Visa dealt UK appeals court blow. Where next for interchange fee litigation?


Date: 10 July 2018. Duration: 5:52

Mastercard and Visa suffered a blow after a UK appeals court ruled on claims brought by a host of retailers and said the payment-card operators’ interchange fees are unlawful. Key questions on the fees, which have been subject to litigation across the world for over a decade, now go to a specialist court. And a consumer class-action over the charges is also capturing headlines. Ana Rita Rego, London Managing Editor and Senior UK Correspondent, Simon Zekaria, discuss the implications of the latest court ruling.

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Mastercard, Visa fees ruling heartens retailers, but hard issues remain (6 July 2018)