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Top U.S. Credit Card Issuers

The top U.S. issuers of general purpose credit card products—Visa, Mastercard, American Express, and Discover—in 2018 are shown in figures in the chart above as well as those on pages 8 and 9. Figures include commercial (small business, corporate, purchasing, and fleet) and consumer credit card products. Outstanding receivables (including securitizations) for U.S.-issued general purpose card brands reached $973.38 billion at December 31, 2018, up 5.4% from $923.38 billion at December 31, 2017. Among the 10 largest issuers ranked by outstandings, American Express moved to 2nd largest ...

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March 2019
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Top Issuers of U.S. General Purpose Credit Cards 2018

Market Shares of Purchase Volume for Top Credit Card Issuers 2008-2018

Shares of Outstandings for U.S. Credit Card Issuers 2018

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

50 Largest Visa & Mastercard Issuers in the U.S. – Ranked by Outstandings

Investments in Merchant Acquiring/Processing in 2018