The Nilson Report

Issue 1149 | Mar 2019

FEATURED COMPANIES

Companies featured in this issue include:

Top Acquirers in the U.S.

Investments & Acquisitions—February 2019

U.S. Acquirer Totals—2018 Ranked by Purchase Volume and Purchase Transactions

Top Merchant Acquirers in the U.S.—2018 Ranked by Visa/Mastercard Volume

Card Not Present (CNP) Acquiring in the U.S.—2018

Merchant Acquirers in the U.S. 2018—Ranked by Visa/Mastercard Volume

Based on Visa and Mastercard credit, debit, and prepaid purchase volume processed in the United States, the 5 largest merchant acquirers are listed here.

1. 1. Chase Merchant Services, Texas
$1,041.95 bil. V/MC volume, +15.0%
2. 2. Bank of America, Georgia
$684.57 bil. V/MC volume, +6.2%
3. 3. Worldpay, Ohio
$655.59 bil. V/MC volume, +5.3%
4. 4. Wells Fargo, California
$421.19 bil. V/MC volume, +23.9%
5. 5. Global Payments, Georgia
$333.84 bil. V/MC volume, 3.4%

Full access to the Merchant Acquirers in the U.S. 2018—Ranked by Visa/Mastercard Volume results is available when you subscribe to The Nilson Report.

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The NMT operates by holding a smartphone in proximity...

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