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Canada Payment Cards

Consumer and commercial credit, debit, and prepaid cards issued in Canada carrying Visa, Mastercard, Interac, and American Express brands generated $529.85 billion in purchase volume for goods and services in 2016, up 5.5% over 2015. When cash advances and withdrawals are added to purchase volume on these general purpose cards, total volume was $563.53 billion. Cash accounted for 5.98% of total volume. It was 6.24% the prior year. Purchase transactions reached 10.54 billion, up 7.3% over 2015. Mastercard grew by 12.4%. Visa was up 8.6%. Interac, Canada’s PIN-based debit brand, increased 5...

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March 2017
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Canada’s Market Shares of Purchase Volume 2016

Canada Shares of Purchase Transactions by Brand

Canada General Purpose Cards 2016 vs. 2015

Purchase Volume in Canadian Dollars

General Purpose Credit Card Issuers in Canada 2016 – Ranked by Outstandings

Market Shares of Visa & Mastercard Outstandings 2016

Second 50 Largest Visa & Mastercard Credit Card Issuers in the United States – Ranked by Outstandings