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US Region Interchange Modifications effective 4/1/16

12/1/15: MasterCard reviews U.S. region interchange rate programs and adjusts them, if necessary, to encourage widespread issuance and acceptance of MasterCard card products. U.S. region interchange rates apply to transactions that are acquired in the U.S. region and that are initiated with a card issued in the U.S. region.

The qualifying criteria for ATM Financial Tier 1 quarterly transactions and ATM Financial Tier 2 are being adjusted effected April 1, 2016. The ATM non-financial rate is being increased.

Modifications effective April 1, 2016

U.S.Region MasterCard ATM Rates

Interchange Program Current Minimum Quarterly Transactions New Minimum Quarterly Transactions 4/1/16 Current Rate (US) Rate (US)
-4/1/16
ATM Financial Tier 1 17.5 million 7.5 million 0.00% + $0.35 0.00% + $0.35
ATM Financial Tier 2 7.5 million 5.0 million 0.00% + $0.45 0.00% + $0.35
ATM Financial Base N/A N/A 0.00% + $0.50 0.00% + $0.35
ATM Non-Financial N/A N/A 0.00% + $0.25 0.00% + $0.28

The minimum quarterly transaction threshold is reviewed quarterly based on an issuer's ATM transactions settled during the prior calendar quarter for the next subsequent quarter. Please note that the tier qualifications are effective in the second month of the next subsequent quarter. If an issuer qualifies for a tier based on their first quarter transactions (Jan-Mar), they will qualify for the new tiered rate commencing in May.

TransNational ATM Team