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Analyzing The Fed’s Study on Debit-Interchange Fees

Posted by John Fuller on Oct 11, 2017 11:30:00 AM

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Just the phrase, “The Durbin Amendment” is enough to drive some less reserved bankers to punch a wall, scream out a window, or initiate whatever coping mechanism helps them most effectively blow off steam. While the mere mention of this law, at a minimum, elevates the blood pressure of those responsible for managing banks and credit unions, these executives recognize that the sensible approach to Durbin is to find ways to thrive within its constraints.

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Topics: Durbin Amendment, the Fed Study, Debit-interchange fees