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U.S. General Purpose Card Brands — Midyear 2020

Credit, debit, and prepaid cards carrying American Express, Discover, Mastercard, and Visa brands initiated 51.79 billion transactions for purchases of goods and services from January 1 through June 30, 2020. Purchase transactions declined 4.5% this year over the first six months of 2019. Visa and Mastercard brand debit cards accounted for 63.06% of combined debit and credit purchase transactions, up from 61.11% the prior year. This is a reversal from debit card market share declines during this period for six years in a row. Credit cards accounted for the remaining 36.94% of purchase trans...

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August 2020
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Top 7 Acquirers in Latin America—2019 vs. 2018

10 Largest General Purchase Acquirers in Latin America

45 Largest Visa/Mastercard Merchant Acquirers in Latin America

U.S. General Purpose Cards—January 1-June 30, 2020

Market Shares of Purchase Transactions

U.S. Credit and Debit Cards at Midyear 2020 vs. 2019

U.S. Store Credit Cards—2019 with Change vs. 2018

Investments and Acquisitions—July 2020