The Nilson Report

Issue 1158 | Jul 2019

FEATURED COMPANIES

Companies featured in this issue include:

Asia–Pacific Market Shares of Purchase Volume

Largest U.S. Issuers of Consumer Visa and Mastercard Cards 2018

Asia–Pacific Market Shares of Purchase Transactions by Brand 2018

Asia–Pacific General Purpose Cards 2018 vs. 2017

Year-Over-Year Growth/Decline in Purchase Volume on Cards Issued in Asia–Pacific

Prepaid Cards in the U.S. 2018

U.S. Visa & Mastercard Commercial Cards–Purchase Volume 2018

U.S. Visa & Mastercard Commercial Cards–Purchase Volume 2018

Visa and Mastercard commercial card purchase volume reached $982.69 billion last year, up 12.4%. Credit cards accounted for $718.73 billion of that total.

1. Small Business
$356.18 billion purchase volume, +18.2%
2. Purchasing & Fleet
$316.08 billion purchase volume, +12.3%
3. Debit & Prepaid
$263.96 billion purchase volume, +6.5%
4. Corporate
$46.46 billion purchase volume, +7.6%
5. Total
$982.69 billion purchase volume, +12.4%

Small business cards had the greatest growth among commercial cards in the U.S. when ranked by purchase volume in 2018. Full access to these results is available when you subscribe to The Nilson Report.

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U.S. Commercial Bank Cards—Part 2

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Commercial cards with Visa and Mastercard brands issued in the U.S. generated $982.69 billion in purchases of goods and services last year, an increase of 12.4% over 2017. Combined commercial and consumer purchase volume reached $5.219 trillion in 2018. Commercial products generated 18.83% of the total compared to 18.52% in...

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