In 2009 and 2010, Canada’s payments systems underwent remarkable scrutiny and was the subject of a host of changes. Parliamentary and senate hearings were held; the Competition Commissioner considered credit card duality in Canada; the Competition Bureau considered competition in Canada’s debit landscape; and the federal government implemented regulatory measures and a voluntary code of conduct to address disclosure and other practices in Canada’s payment systems and launched the Task Force for the Payments System Review (the “Task Force”) ... ​


type Focus on Canada’s Payments System Heats Up