What is a MATCH LIST?
A MATCH or MATCH list is also known as the Terminated Merchant File (TMF) or Combined Terminated Merchant File (CTMF). The MATCH list provides a list of Merchants and individuals that have had accounts terminated with cause. MATCH is an acronym for Member Alert To Control High-Risk.
Electronic Merchant Systems Payment Processing Glossary :
Defining key payment processing and merchant services industry terms to help business owners make better decisions.