Latin America’s Largest Merchant Acquirers

Owners of the 48 largest portfolios of merchant card processing contracts in Latin America and the Caribbean (LA&C) in 2022 are ranked on page 11. Collectively, these merchant acquirers processed 39.49 billion Mastercard and Visa card transactions, up 20.7% from 2021. Credit, debit and prepaid cards were accepted for payment at 16.9 million active merchant outlets in LA&C.

Mastercard and Visa purchase volume—spending for goods and services—amounted to $979.71 billion for the 48 acquirers listed here, an increase of 19.5%. The LA&C region’s 10 largest acq...

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September 2023
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