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Canada Card Networks and Issuers

Credit, debit and prepaid commercial and consumer cards issued in Canada with American Express, Interac, Mastercard and Visa brands collectively generated 13.81 billion purchase transactions in 2021, up 11.2% from 2020. Purchase volume was $767.05 billion, an increase of 18.6% on a local currency basis. Cards in circulation grew 3.7% to 204.0 million. The purchase volume market share for Visa increased 138 basis points (bps) to 43.16% from 41.78%. Mastercard’s market share increased 44 bps to 27.12% from 26.69%, moving it ahead of Interac, Canada’s national debit card brand, which exper...

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March 2022
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Canada Card Networks and Issuers—Purchase Transactions

Canada Market Shares of Visa and Mastercard Outstandings at Year-End 2021

Canada Spending, Transactions and Card by Brand

Largest Credit Card Issuers in Canada—Ranked by Outstandings

Merchant Processing Fees in the U.S as a Percent of Card Sales

Fees Paid by Merchants in the U.S. with Purchase Volume

U.S. Consumer ACH Transactions—2021

Publicly Traded Companies in Payments