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Canada Payment Cards

American Express, Interac, Mastercard, and Visa consumer and commercial credit, debit, and prepaid cards issued in Canada generated $593.26 billion in purchase volume for goods and services in 2017, an increase of 9.5% over 2016. Purchase volume combined with cash advances and withdrawals brought total volume on these general purpose cards to $629.27 billion. Cash accounted for 5.72% of total volume last year compared to 6.08% in 2016. Purchase transactions for goods and services reached 11.47 billion, up 8.7% over 2016. Mastercard card transactions increased by 11.2%. Visa also had an incr...

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March 2018
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Canada Market Shares of Purchase Volume 2017

Canada General Purpose Cards 2017 vs. 2016

Purchase Volume in Canadian Dollars 2013-2017

General Purpose Credit Card Issuers in Canada 2017-Ranked by Outstandings

Canada Market Shares of Visa & Mastercard Outstandings

Second 50 Largest Mastercard & Visa Credit Card Issuers in the U.S. 2017-Ranked by Outstandings