FCC collecting peering agreements from Netflix and Verizon, Comcast

WASHINGTON, June 13 Fri Jun 13, 2014 12:15pm EDT

WASHINGTON, June 13 (Reuters) - The Federal Communications Commission is collecting information on the terms of Internet traffic exchange agreements between Netflix and Verizon and Comcast and others, to begin to review such agreements, FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler said on Friday.

"Consumers must get what they pay for. As a consumers' representative, we need to know what's going on," Wheeler said. (Reporting By Marina Lopes)