The Nilson Report

Issue 1155 | Jun 2019


Companies featured in this issue include:

Top Issuers of Commercial Cards in the U.S. 2018—Ranked by Purchase Volume

Investments & Acquisitions—May 2019

Top General Purpose Acquirers in Middle East and Africa 2018

Largest Visa/Mastercard Merchant Acquirers in Middle East and Africa 2018

U.S. Merchant Card Fees 2018

U.S. Visa & Mastercard Commercial Card Issuers 2018

U.S. Visa & Mastercard Purchasing & Fleet Cards

U.S. Visa & Mastercard Small Business Credit Cards

U.S. Visa & Mastercard Small Business Debit Cards

U.S. Visa & Mastercard Prepaid Cards

U.S. Visa & Mastercard Corporate Cards

Top U.S. Visa & Mastercard Purchasing and Fleet Cards

The chart on page 10 ranks the 46 largest issuers of purchasing and fleet cards in the U.S. The five largest are listed here based on purchase volume in 2018.

1. Bank of America
$45.19 billion purchase volume, +5.5%
2. U.S. Bank
$39.02 billion purchase volume, +9.4%
3. JPMorgan Chase
$38.95 billion purchase volume, +11.6%
4. Comdata
$35.86 billion purchase volume, +19.5%
5. Wells Fargo
$32.92 billion purchase volume, +9.3%

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Middle East and Africa’s Largest Acquirers

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The 33 largest merchant acquirers in the Middle East–Africa region ranked by Mastercard and Visa transactions processed in 2018 are shown on page 7. This group, which represented acquirers from 13 countries, processed $176.76 billion in purchase volume from 3.34 billion Mastercard and Visa transactions at 662,024 merchants in...

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