FEATURED CHART: Issue 1162 | Oct 2019


There were 22.11 billion credit, debit, and prepaid cards in circulation worldwide on December 31, 2018. This included global brand and domestic-only general purpose brands. There will be 29.31 billion within five years.

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Issuers, merchants, and acquirers that process card payments from their merchant customers spend heavily to protect themselves from card-not-present (CNP)...

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