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Top U.S. Credit Card Issuers

Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and Discover are the general purpose card brands in the U.S. Figures in the graphic above and the ones on pages 8 and 9 show the top issuers in 2016 of credit cards with those brands. Those figures include all general purpose consumer and commercial (small business, corporate, purchasing, and fleet) credit and charge card products. Outstandings (including securitizations) for the industry reached $860.64 billion at December 31, 2016, up 7.5% from $800.96 billion at December 31, 2015. This was an increase of $59.68 billion. Chase, Bank of America, and C...

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March 2017
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Top Issuers of U.S. General Purpose Credit Cards 2016

Prepaid Cards Investments and Acquisitions 2016

Top U.S. Issuers – Purchase Volume and Outstandings

Shares of Purchase Volume for U.S. Credit Card Issuers 2016

Top U.S. Credit Card Issuers: Cards, Total Volume, and Transactions

50 Largest Visa & Mastercard Credit Card Issuers in the United States 2016 – Ranked by Outstandings