"Contrary to a Wednesday New York Times report, %u201Cthere are no fines to MCX merchants%u201D who choose to partner with Apple Pay and leave the merchant group..."
Nice way to sidestep the issue. Yep. there are no fines, but the MCX contract reportedly gives MCX a three year exclusivity window. IOW, if you want to use MCX, your payment terminals can't support any other electronic payment system.
So much for a competitive marketplace.
Also, you may be able to use a...