Regulation of Debit Interchange Fees

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This report provides a description of the debit payments process and network pricing, as well as an overview of the effects of the Durbin Amendement implemented by the Federal Reserve which includes a cap on the interchange fee for large issuers. In particular, the Durbin Amendment is discussed in light of comments by Federal Reserve Board Chairman Ben Bernanke.

Creator(s): Getter, Darryl E.
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: July 12, 2011
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Getter, Darryl E.

Specialist in Financial Economics

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: July 12, 2011
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United States
Description:

This report provides a description of the debit payments process and network pricing, as well as an overview of the effects of the Durbin Amendement implemented by the Federal Reserve which includes a cap on the interchange fee for large issuers. In particular, the Durbin Amendment is discussed in light of comments by Federal Reserve Board Chairman Ben Bernanke.

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10 pages.

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