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Visa Inc. - Exemption expired

Time: Monday Dec 31, 2007

Place: Europe

Details: In 2002, the European Commission exempted Visa's multilateral interchange fees from Article 81 of the EC Treaty that prohibits anti-competitive arrangements. However, this exemption expired on December 31, 2007. In the United Kingdom, MasterCard has reduced its interchange fees while it is under investigation by the Office of Fair Trading.



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Visa Inc. logo
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