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Issue 1163 | Oct 2019

Headlines in this issue

All U.S. Payment Cards Projected

Fintech-as-a-Service Platform

Card Manufacturer Shipments—Payment Cards 2018

EMVCo Secure Remote Commerce Checkout

Off-the-Shelf Microcontroller for POS Devices

Optical-Based, NFC-Like Proximity Payments

Fighting EMV Counterfeit Fraud

Investments & Acquisitions—September 2019

U.S. Credit Cards Projected

U.S. Debit Cards Projected

Charts in this issue

Payment Cards in the U.S.

Investments & Acquisitions—September 2019

Top Manufacturers of Payment Cards Ranked by Shipments 2018 vs. 2017

Total Payment Card Shipments by Manufacturer 2018

Payment Card Shipments by Type of Card 2018

U.S. Credit and Debit Cards Purchase Volume

U.S. Credit and Debit Cards Purchase Transactions

Credit Card Purchase Volume Market Shares in 2018 and 2023

U.S. Credit Card Outstandings 

U.S. Debit Card Purchase Volume Market Shares in 2018 and 2023

U.S. Credit and Debit Cards Total Volume

U.S. Credit and Debit Cards Total Transactions

U.S. Credit and Debit Total Cards 

U.S. Credit and Debit Cards Total Cardholders

U.S. Credit and Debit Cards Total Accounts

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Issue 1162 | Oct 2019

Headlines in this issue

Payment Cards Projected Worldwide

U.S. Payment Companies in China

Top Card Issuers in Latin America

Checkout.com Merchant Acquiring

NatWest/Gemalto Biometric Card

Fundbox B2B Payment/Credit Network

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

Global Brand Card Acceptance Worldwide

POS Terminal Shipments—Part 2

Charts in this issue

Payment Cards in Circulation Worldwide—Projected

Top Issuers of General Purpose Credit Cards in the U.S. Midyear 2019

mPOS Devices Shipped 2018

Largest Credit Card Issuers in Latin America

Largest Debit Card Issuers in Latin America

Top General Purpose/Visa/Mastercard Card Issuers in Latin America

Acceptance Locations for Global Brands

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Issue 1161 | Sep 2019

Headlines in this issue

U.S. Visa and Mastercard Credit Card Issuers—January 1 through June 30, 2019

Top 150 Merchant Acquirers Worldwide

U.S. General Purpose Card Brands—Midyear 2019

Idemia and Zwipe Are Biometric Card Partners

Amazon PayCode/Amazon Cash in the U.S.

Europe Mobile Payment Association

Verrency Cloud-Based Middleware

Walmart/Capital One Credit Cards

Investments & Acquisitions—August 2019

SoftPOS in EMEA and APAC

Ocean Plastic Payment Cards

Charts in this issue

Top U.S. Issuers of Visa & Mastercard Credit Cards Based on Spending at Midyear

Investments & Acquisitions—August 2019

U.S. General Purpose Cards Midyear ’19 vs. Midyear ‘18

Market Share of Top 10 Acquirers vs. Remaining 140

Largest 150 Merchant Acquirers Worldwide 2018—Ranked by Transactions

Outstandings & Cards Midyear 2019—U.S. Visa/Mastercard Credit Card Issuers

Volume Midyear 2019—U.S. Visa/Mastercard Credit Card Issuers

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Issue 1160 | Sep 2019

Headlines in this issue

POS Terminal Shipments Worldwide

Latin America’s 42 Largest Acquirers

GoCardless Pull Payment Processing

Contactless mPOS Platform

Mastercard, R3, and Marco Polo Network

Spring/Dynamics Card Partnership

Fidel Aggregates Card Data

Verified Mark Certificates for Email

Payments via Text Messaging

EMVCo and 8-digit Issuer ID Numbers

Charts in this issue

POS Terminal Shipments Worldwide by Region

Top General Purpose Acquirers in Latin America 2018

Largest Visa/Mastercard Merchant Acquirers in Latin American 2018

Manufacturers of POS Terminals Ranked by Shipments 2018—Market Shares by Region

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Issue 1159 | Aug 2019

Headlines in this issue

Asia–Pacific’s 35 Largest Acquirers

Top 50 Issuers in the Middle East and Africa

Mastercard Expands A2A/Real-Time Processing

U.S. Commercial Cards—Part 3

Visa Buys Payworks

Store Cards in the U.S.—2018

Investments & Acquisitions—July 2019

Charts in this issue

Top Acquirers in Asia–Pacific Ranked by Purchase Transactions on Visa & Mastercard Cards

Investments & Acquisitions–July 2019

Spending on Commercial & Consumer Cards in the U.S.

U.S. Store Credit Cards 2018 vs. 2017

Top General Purpose Acquirers in Asia–Pacific 2018

Largest Visa/Mastercard Merchant Acquirers in Asia–Pacific 2018

Largest Credit Card Issuers in Middle East and Africa 2018

Debit Card Issuers in Middle East and Africa 2018

Top General Purpose/Visa/Mastercard Card Issuers in Middle East and Africa

Top Acquirers of Web Transactions in Asia–Pacific 2018

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Issue 1158 | Jul 2019

Headlines in this issue

Asia–Pacific General Purpose Cards

U.S. Commercial Bank Cards–Part 2

Account-to-Account Processors Merge

50 Largest U.S. Prepaid Card Issuers

Visa Network Installment Payments

SumUp Adds $371 Million in Debt Financing

LG Pay Launches in the U.S.

Largest U.S. Consumer Credit/Debit Issuers

American Express Blue Business Cash Card

Dimoco Payment Services Acquiring

Charts in this issue

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

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Issue 1157 | Jul 2019

Headlines in this issue

Middle East and Africa Cards 2018

Europe’s 50 Largest Credit & Debit Card Issuers

Citi Reward Redemption at Checkout

PayU Continues Fintech Investments

OpenWay Software for Wallets/Cards

Card-Linked Offers for PIN Debit Networks

Kount’s Omniscore Ecommerce Fraud Prevention

First Quarter Card Results in the U.S.

PPRO Acquires Allpago

Charts in this issue

Middle East & Africa Market Shares of Purchase Volume

Investments & Acquisitions—June 2019

U.S. General Purpose Cards 1Q 2019 vs. 1Q 2018

Middle East & Africa Market Shares of Purchase Transactions by Brand

Middle East & Africa General Purpose Cards 2018 vs. 2017

Year-Over-Year Growth/Decline in Purchase Volume on Cards Issued in Middle East & Africa

Europe’s Top Credit Card Issuers

Europe’s Top Debit Card Issuers

Europe’s Top General Purpose/Visa/Mastercard Card Issuers

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Issue 1156 | Jun 2019

Headlines in this issue

Europe Global General Purpose Cards

U.S. Card Spending at Merchants

Credit Agricole Biometric Mastercard

Visa to Acquire Tokenization/Transport Assets

Quantum-Resistant Cryptography

ChargeAfter Financing Platform for Merchants

FICO Collections & Recovery Software

Third 50 Largest U.S. Credit Card Issuers

Charts in this issue

Europe Market Shares of Purchase Volume

Europe Market Shares of Purchase Transactions by Brand

Europe General Purpose Cards 2018 vs. 2017

Year-Over-Year Growth/Decline in Purchase Volume on Cards Issued in Europe 2000-2018

U.S. Visa/Mastercard Credit Card Issuers—Third 50 2018

Purchase Volume on U.S. General Purpose Cards

Purchase Volume at Merchants 2018—General Purpose Credit, Debit, and Prepaid Cards Issued in the U.S.

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Issue 1155 | Jun 2019

Headlines in this issue

Top U.S. Commercial Card Issuers

Middle East and Africa’s Largest Acquirers

Merchant Processing Fees in the U.S.—2018

Visa Token Service Update

Ingenico’s LinkPlus for Businesses

Nuvei Wants to Buy SafeCharge

Cash-Back Merchant Network in France

Investments & Acquisitions—May 2019

FIDO-Certified Acoustic Mastercard

Charts in this issue

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

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Issue 1154 | May 2019

Headlines in this issue

Global Cards—2018

Global Payments and TSYS to Merge

Citi’s Real-Time Verification Service

ACH Payments in the U.S.—2018

Bora Payments for Virtual Purchasing Cards

Kabbage Working Capital Loans

Visa Next Platform for Consumer Payment Products

Boku’s Mobile Identity Verification Service

Shenzhou Anfu POS Terminal

Charts in this issue

Global Card Brands in 2018—Ranked by Purchase Transactions

Global Cards in Circulation Credit & Debit 2018

Global General Purpose Cards 2018

Purchase Transactions on Global Cards 2018

Purchases by Card Type 2017 vs. 2018

Global Debit & Prepaid Cards 2018

Global Credit Cards 2018

Consumer ACH Transactions in the U.S. 2018

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Issue 1153 | May 2019

Headlines in this issue

Top 45 Merchant Acquirers in Europe

Credit Card Debt per Household Reaches Another High

RS2 Merchant Acquiring/Issuing Platform to the U.S.

Psychometric-Based Credit Scoring

ACI Expands Digital Bill Payment and Presentment

Edenred Tests Biometric Mastercard in Mexico

Visa and Mastercard Cut MIF in Europe

Investments & Acquisitions—April 2019

Web Payment Security Interest Group

Charts in this issue

Top Acquirers in Europe Ranked by Purchase Transactions

Investments & Acquisitions—April 2019

U.S. Credit Card Debt 1988-2018

Top 20 General Purpose Card Acquirers in Europe

Largest Merchant Acquirers in Europe 2018—Ranked by Visa/Mastercard Transactions

Top 20 Acquirers of Web Transactions in Europe

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Issue 1152 | Apr 2019

Headlines in this issue

Latin America General Purpose Cards

World/World Elite Mastercard Benefits

FreedomPay Commerce Platform to Europe

SentiLink Fights Synthetic Fraud

T-Mobile Money Debit Card

Klarna’s Open Banking Platform

Installment Loans for Leisure Travel

Second 50 Largest U.S. Debit Card Issuers

Newland N850 Smart POS Terminal

Feitian All-in-One Power Cards

Charts in this issue

Latin America Market Shares of Purchase Volume

Latin America Market Shares of Purchase Transactions by Brand

Market Shares of Purchase Transactions in Latin America 

Latin America General Purpose Cards 2018

Second 50 Largest Debit Card Issuers in the U.S.—2018

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Issue 1151 | Apr 2019

Headlines in this issue

Top 50 U.S. Debit Card Issuers

Digital Consumer Payments from Citi

T-Mobile Expands into Mobile Payments

Societe Generale/Elavon Are Merchant Partners

Amex-SAP Ariba B2B Payments

M Science Research/Data Science

Limonetik Payment Gateway

PIN on Mobile

Investments & Acquisitions—March 2019

Pax Technology’s E700 SmartECR

Charts in this issue

Top 10 Debit Card Issuers in the U.S. 2018

Investments & Acquisitions—March 2019

Debit Products Market Shares for Top 50 U.S. Issuers

Top 50 Debit Card Issuers—Ranked by Purchase Volume per Card

Top 50 Debit Card Issuers in the U.S.—Ranked by Purchase Volume 2018

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Issue 1150 | Mar 2019

Headlines in this issue

Canada Payment Cards

Apple Credit Card

Amazon Pay Expands

FIS and Worldpay to Merge

IPO in Italy for Nexi

Mastercard Offers Open Banking Hub

Second 50 U.S. Visa/Mastercard Credit Card Issuers

Charts in this issue

Canada Market Shares of Purchase Volume

Canada General Purpose Cards 2018 vs. 2017

Purchase Volume in Canadian Dollars 2014-2018

General Purpose Credit Card Issuers in Canada 2018—Ranked by Outstandings 2018

Market Shares of Visa & Mastercard Outstandings in Canada 2018

Second 50 Largest Visa & Mastercard Credit Card Issuers in the U.S.—Ranked by Outstandings 2018

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Issue 1149 | Mar 2019

Headlines in this issue

Top U.S. Merchant Acquirers

Mastercard Makes Two Acquisitions

Installment Loans for Walmart Shoppers

Pan-European P2P Service

Fingerprint Cards’ Biometric Software for Payments

ZestFinance Machine Learning Underwriting

Cardlytics Offers Targeted Rewards

Investments & Acquisitions—February 2019

Fleetcor Expands B2B Services

NFC Specification Alternative to QR Codes

Charts in this issue

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

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Issue 1148 | Feb 2019

Headlines in this issue

Top 50 U.S. Visa and Mastercard Credit Card Issuers

Western Union Payment Option for Amazon.com

Mastercard and Wanglian in China

Amex and Bill.com Offer Vendor Pay

Credorax Adds Core Banking Platform

Payfone Token Protection for Digital Transactions

Investments in Merchant Acquiring/Processing - 2018

Merchant Settlement Update

Charts in this issue

Top Issuers of U.S. General Purpose Credit Cards 2018

Market Shares of Purchase Volume for Top Credit Card Issuers 2008-2018

Shares of Outstandings for U.S. Credit Card Issuers 2018

Top U.S. Credit Card Issuers: Outstandings, Volume, Transactions, Cards

50 Largest Visa & Mastercard Issuers in the U.S. – Ranked by Outstandings

Investments in Merchant Acquiring/Processing in 2018

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Issue 1147 | Feb 2019

Headlines in this issue

General Purpose Cards—U.S. 2018

Mastercard and Visa—U.S. 2018

Unsupervised Machine Learning Fraud Fighting

Visa/Mastercard Earthport Update

Merchant Acquiring in Argentina

BB&T/SunTrust Card Consolidation

TSYS Promotes Vital-Brand POS Devices

Investments & Acquisitions—January 2019

AFS Fights Check & Card Fraud

Charts in this issue

U.S. General Purpose Brands

Investments & Acquisitions—January 2019

U.S. General Purpose Cards 2018 vs. 2017

U.S. Credit Card Outstandings 2018 vs. 2017

Market Shares of Purchase Volume on U.S. General Purpose Cards 2018

Purchase Transactions on Visa & Mastercard Credit & Debit Cards

Cards in Circulation Visa vs. Mastercard

U.S. General Purpose Credit Cards

U.S. Visa and Mastercard Debit & Prepaid Cards

U.S. Visa and Mastercard Credit, Debit & Prepaid

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Issue 1146 | Jan 2019

Headlines in this issue

Purchase Volume Projected to 2027

Fiserv Wants to Merge with First Data

Profits at Top U.S. Credit Card Issuers

American Express Results U.S./Worldwide—2018

Discover Financial Services Results—2018

Mastercard Tops Visa’s Bid for Earthport

Capital One to Buy Walmart’s U.S. Credit Cards

M&A in Merchant Acquiring/Processing 2018

Worldline POS Terminal

Amex and Chase Refresh Marriott Cards

Mastercard to Pay Fine to European Commission

Visa/SiriusXM Ewallet for Payments from Cars

Charts in this issue

Purchase Volume Worldwide on General Purpose Cards 2017 vs. 2027

Mergers & Acquisitions in Merchant Acquiring/Processing in 2018

Discover Card U.S. 2018

Income at Top U.S. Credit Card Issuers—Company Net vs. Card Net

American Express 2018

Market Shares of Purchase Volume on Global General Purpose Cards

Top 10 Visa/Mastercard Acquirers Worldwide

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Issue 1145 | Jan 2019

Headlines in this issue

Credit Card Outstandings in the U.S.

Visa Wants B2B Cross-Border Payments Company

Card Transactions Projected Worldwide

Self-Sovereign Identity Using DLT

Pine Labs Merchant Services

IATA Financial Services

Fingopay Vein ID Biometric Authentication

Ingenico ePayments in Russia

Investments & Acquisitions—December 2018

MoreFun POS Terminal

EMV Solution for Gas Pumps

JCB QR Code Payments in Asia

Citi Rewards+ Credit Card

Mastercard Streamlines Corporate Logo

Charts in this issue

U.S. General Purpose Cards, Outstandings vs. Purchase Volume

Investments & Acquisitions—December 2018

Projected Growth of Purchase Transactions Worldwide

Outstandings as a Percentage of Purchase Volume on U.S. General Purpose Cards 1990-2018

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