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Updated transaction fees for 3DS1 authentication

Mastercard 24/02/2020

What’s changing?

As of October 1, 2020, Mastercard will double the existing 3D Secure 1 (3DS1) authentication transaction fee.

What does the change mean?

Currently, the 3DS1 authentication transaction fee is EUR 0.022 per authentication. This will be doubled to EUR 0.044 per authentication. There won’t be any changes for 3D Secure 2 (EMV 3D Secure) authentications.

How will this affect you?

From October 1, 2020, these costs will be increased for all merchants performing 3DS1 authentication on transactions.

Effective date

October 1, 2020