RTS announcement of 9/17/2019
Following on from our notification of last 4th of June, we wanted to forward to you new information following the Banque de France press release of last 11th of September .
In essence, the 14th of September 2019 deadline has officially ben extended to the 31st of March 2020, the deadline from which the first issuer refusals will be applied to transactions non-authenticated 3-D Secure (field AcquirerResponseCode valued with A1- Soft Decline) . We recommend you continue the compliance process, the indicative schedule of which is available by clicking here .
To summarize, the deadline of the 9/14/2019 is officially postponed to 03/31/2019. Starting from this date, the fisrt declines coming from the issuers will be applied to transactions non authenticated with 3-D Secure v1 (A1 code - Soft Decline) .
Meanwhile, a transition period has been granted to the various players to deploy 3-D Secure v2 until the 31st of March 2021 .
Other information and procedures specified in our previous announcement remain valid.