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Bango Buys NTT Docomo Carrier Billing Business

Payments made for purchases of games, apps, subscriptions (cable TV, telecom, mobile) and streaming services reached $230 billion in 2021—app store spending was $170 billion and streaming entertainment was $60 billion. Sellers such as Apple, Amazon, Disney, Google, HBO, Microsoft, Netflix, Samsung and Spotify use connections to telecom network operators to access a charge-to-bill feature called direct carrier billing (DCB) to offer consumers worldwide the ability to make payments from their local mobile telecom accounts. DCB specialists handled more than 50% of $30 billion in payments last y...

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September 2022
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Top 7 Merchant Acquirers in Latin America 2021 vs. 2020

Top 10 Acquirers of General Purpose Cards in Latin America

45 Largest Merchant Acquirers in Latin America—Ranked by Mastercard and Visa Transactions

US Credit Card Debit and Consumer Credit—1981 through 2021

US Card Debt as a Percentage of Total Household Debt—2007 through 2021

US Debt as a Percentage of Credit—1981 through 2021

Top 10 Issuers of Visa and Mastercard Credit Cards in the US at Midyear 2022

Purchase Volume and Total Volume Midyear 2022—US Mastercard/Visa Credit Card Issuers

Outstandings & Cards Midyear 2022—US Mastercard/Visa Credit Card Issuers

25 Top Issuers of General Purpose Credit Cards in the US