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The Nilson Report, in its 50th year of publication, is the most respected source of news and analysis of the global card and mobile payment industry.

The by-subscription-only newsletter provides credit, debit, and prepaid card issuer, acquirer, and technology vendor statistics not found in any other trade journal, as well as concise technology, personnel, and product news and updates.

The Nilson Report does not accept paid advertising of any kind. There are no advertisements, no articles written by any source other than our own staff. There is no sponsored content such as webinars or white papers. The company’s only revenue source is subscription income. Paid subscribers in over 80 countries value The Nilson Report to track industry trends and provide market information.