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Wirecard Expands to the U.S.

Citi’s U.S.-based prepaid card business will be purchased by Germany-based Wirecard, which will gain its first assets in North America. The price was not announced. Wirecard, which earns a majority of its revenue in Europe from merchant acquiring and related processing services including mobile payments, also issues prepaid cards in eight European countries directly and with mobile network operators. Citi’s customers are corporations and government entities that use prepaid Mastercard and Visa cards for incentives and commercial payments. Almost all of the cardholders are in the U.S. ...

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August 2016
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Commercial vs. Consumer Cards Share of U.S. Purchase Volume by Brand

Purchase Volume on U.S. Cards in 2015

Top U.S. General Purpose Credit Card Issuers Midyear 2016

U.S. Visa/Mastercard Credit Card Issuers – Outstandings Midyear 2016

U.S. Visa/Mastercard Credit Card Issuers – Volume Midyear 2016

Total Chip Card Shipments Worldwide – 2015

Shipments by Category and Type of Card Worldwide – 2015