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Canada Card Networks and Issuers

Consumer and commercial credit, debit and prepaid cards issued in Canada with Visa, Mastercard, Interac and American Express brands generated 12.41 billion purchase transactions in 2020, a decline of 6.2%. Purchase volume was $621.31 billion, which dropped 4.0% on a local currency basis. However, cards in circulation grew 4.2% to 196.6 million. Visa’s market share of purchase volume declined to 41.8% from 42.6%. Interac’s share increased to 28.9% from 27.8%. Mastercard’s share grew to 26.7% from 26.1%, while American Express’s share declined to 2.7% from 3.5%. RBC Royal Bank was ...

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April 2021
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Canada Card Networks and Issuers

Canada’s Market Shares of Visa and Mastercard Outstandings 2020

Canada Spending, Transactions, and Cards by Brand

Credit Card Issuers in Canada – Ranked by Outstandings at Year-End 2020

Market Shares of Credit and Debit Card Purchase Transactions in Canada 2000-2020

U.S. Consumer ACH Transactions–2020