The World’s Top Card Issuers and Merchant Acquirers

Who are the World’s Top Card Issuers and Merchant Acquirers?

The World’s Top Card Issuers and Merchant Acquirers report is now in its ninth edition. The 119-page report names 1,073 financial institutions in more than 114 countries grouped by region – Asia–Pacific, Canada, Europe, Latin America, United States, and Middle East–Africa.

Industry totals are shown by brand by region: Visa, MasterCard, American Express, UnionPay, Diners Club, Discover, JCB.

For each region, issuers are ranked by purchase volume, total volume and cards for credit and debit cards combined. They are also ranked by those same categories for credit and debit cards separately.

For each region, acquirers are ranked by transactions. Tables show purchase volume, point of sale terminals, and active merchant outlets.

Own this key information:

  • The largest issuers in Asia–Pacific, Canada, Europe, Latin America, United States, Middle East–Africa
  • Credit vs. debit cards listed separately
  • Largest 150 credit card portfolios worldwide
  • Maestro issuers worldwide
  • Top acquirers in the United States, Europe, Asia–Pacific, Latin America, and Middle East–Africa (over 282 listed)
  • Pie charts showing market shares of purchase volume by brand for each region
  • Top 300 card issuers worldwide ranked by purchase volume
  • Top 150 credit card issuers worldwide
  • Top 150 debit card issuers worldwide
  • Top 150 acquirers worldwide ranked by transactions
  • Top 150 acquirers worldwide ranked by purchase volume

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All regional and worldwide figures are in one place so you don’t have to search through your archived issues. You also get the following that’s not published in the Nilson Report newsletter:

  • Top 300 Issuers Worldwide by Country (ranked by purchase volume)
  • Top 150 Credit Card Issuers Worldwide (ranked by purchase volume)
  • Top 150 Debit Card Issuers Worldwide (ranked by purchase volume)
  • Issuers by Region by Country (not just the top 50 by region)
  • Hundreds of extra listings for Asia–Pacific, Europe, Latin America, Middle East–Africa, and the U.S.
  • Credit vs. Debit Issuers by Region by Country (where available)
  • Top 88 Merchant Acquirers in Europe (not just the top 40)

Table of Contents

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Global Cards — 2015
Global Cards in Circulation, Credit & Debit 2015
Global General Purpose Cards — 2015 vs. 2014
Purchase Transactions on Global Cards 2015
Global Credit Cards
Purchase Transactions on Global Cards in 2015
Global Debit & Prepaid Cards 2015
Purchases by Card Type — 2014 vs. 2015
Top 150 Credit Card Issuers Worldwide by Region,
Ranked by Outstandings in 2015
Top Card Portfolios Worldwide
Largest Credit Card Portfolios Worldwide 2015
Top 300 Issuers Worldwide 2015
Largest Credit Card Issuers by Purchase Volume & Country 2015
Largest Debit Card Issuers by Purchase Volume & Country 2015
Largest Payment Card Issuers Worldwide
Top Issuers of Payment Cards Worldwide 2015
Ranked by Purchase Volume
Largest Maestro Issuers Worldwide
Top 150 Acquirers Worldwide
Largest Maestro Issuers Worldwide 2015
Largest 150 Acquirers Worldwide 2015
Ranked by Number of Transactions
Largest 150 Acquirers Worldwide 2015
Ranked by Purchase Volume

Asia–Pacific General Purpose Cards
Purchase Transactions on Cards Issued in Asia–Pacific
Asia–Pacific General Purpose Cards 2015 vs. 2014
Year-Over-Year Growth/Decline in Purchase Volume
Based on Cards Issued in Asia–Pacific
Asia–Pacific Brand Market Shares and Purchase Volume
Top Card Issuers in Asia–Pacific
Credit Card Issuers in Asia–Pacific 2015
Debit Card Issuers in Asia–Pacific 2015
Top General Purpose/Visa/Mastercard Card Issuers
in Asia–Pacific 2015
Asia–Pacific 212 Issuers in 21 Countries,
General Purpose & Visa/Mastercard
Asia–Pacific Issuers by Country, Credit vs. Debit 2015
Asia–Pacific’s Largest Acquirers
Asia–Pacific’s Top Acquirers of Web Transactions
Top Acquirers in Asia–Pacific 2015
Largest Merchant Acquirers in Asia–Pacific 2015

Canada General Purpose Cards
Market Shares of Purchase Transactions by Brand 2015
Canada Market Shares of Purchase Volume by Brand 2015
Canada General Purpose Cards 2015 vs. 2014
Purchase Volume in Canadian Dollars
Canada Market Shares of Visa & Mastercard Outstandings
Top 20 General Purpose Credit Card Issuers in Canada 2015
Ranked by Outstandings

Europe General Purpose Cards
Purchase Transactions on Cards Issued in Europe
Europe General Purpose Cards 2015 vs. 2014
Year-Over-Year Growth/Decline in Purchase Volume
Based on Cards Issued in Europe
Europe Brand Market Shares and Purchase Volume
Europe’s 50 Largest Credit & Debit Card Issuers
Credit Card Issuers in Europe 2015
Debit Card Issuers in Europe 2015
Top General Purpose/Visa/Mastercard Card Issuers
in Europe 2015
Europe 266 Issuers in 42 Countries, General Purpose & V/MC
Europe Issuers by Country, Credit vs. Debit 2015
Europe’s Top Merchant Acquirers
Europe’s Top Acquirers of Web Transactions
Europe’s Top 10 Acquirers 2015 — Ranked by Transactions
Europe’s Top 25 Acquirers in Europe — Ranked by Volume
Largest Merchant Acquirers in Europe 2015

Latin America General Purpose Cards
Purchase Transactions on Cards Issued in Latin America
Latin America General Purpose Cards 2015 vs. 2014
Latin America Brand Market Shares and Purchase Volume
Top Card Issuers in Latin America
Credit Card Issuers in Latin America 2015
Debit Card Issuers in Latin America 2015
Top General Purpose/Visa/Mastercard Card Issuers
in Latin America 2015
Latin America 194 Issuers in 26 Countries,
General Purpose & Visa/Mastercard
Latin America Issuers by Country, Credit vs. Debit 2015
Latin America’s Largest Acquirers
Latin America’s Top Acquirers of Web Transactions
Top 10 Acquirers in Latin America 2015 Ranked by Volume
Largest Merchant Acquirers in Latin America 2015

Middle East and Africa General Purpose Cards
Purchase Transactions on Cards Issued in the Middle East–Africa
Middle East–Africa General Purpose Cards 2015 vs. 2014
Year-Over-Year Growth/Decline in Purchase Volume
Based on Cards Issued in the Middle East–Africa
Middle East–Africa Brand Market Shares and Purchase Volume
Top Issuers in the Middle East and Africa
Credit Card Issuers in the Middle East–Africa 2015
Debit Card Issuers in the Middle East–Africa 2015
Top General Purpose/Visa/Mastercard Card Issuers
in the Middle East–Africa 2015
Middle East–Africa 99 Issuers in 23 Countries,
General Purpose & Visa/Mastercard
Middle East–Africa Issuers by Country, Credit vs. Debit 2015
Middle East–Africa’s Largest Acquirers
Largest Merchant Acquirers in Middle East–Africa 2015

U.S. General Purpose Cards
Purchase Volume on U.S. General Purpose Cards 2015
U.S. Credit Card Outstandings by Brand
U.S. General Purpose Cards 2015 vs. 2014
Change in Purchase Volume by Card Type 2015 vs. 2014
Market Shares of Purchase Volume
on General Purpose Brands in the U.S. 2015 vs. 2000
Visa and Mastercard in the U.S. 2015
Visa vs. Mastercard Purchase Volume
U.S. General Purpose Credit Cards
U.S. Visa & Mastercard Debit & Prepaid Cards
U.S. Visa & Mastercard Credit, Debit, & Prepaid
Top U.S. Credit Card Issuers
Shares of Purchase Volume for U.S. Credit Card Issuers 2015
Top 20 U.S. Issuers Ranked by Purchase Volume
Top 20 U.S. Issuers Ranked by Outstandings
Top 10 Issuers of U.S. General Purpose Credit Cards 2015
Top U.S. Issuers of Visa, Mastercard, All Credit Cards,
Total Volume, and Purchase Transactions
Top 50 U.S. Debit Card Issuers
Market Shares of Purchase Volume
for Top U.S. Debit Card Issuers 2015
Top 13 Issuers of U.S. Debit Cards by Purchase Volume
Debit Products Market Shares for Top 50 Issuers
Top 10 U.S. Signature, PIN, and Prepaid Cards
Ranked by Purchase Volume
Top 50 Debit & Prepaid Card Issuers in the U.S.
Ranked by Purchase Volume
United States 286 Issuers, General Purpose & V/MC
United States Credit vs. Debit 2015
U.S. Card Spending at Merchants
Purchases at Merchants on U.S. General Purpose Cards
U.S. Purchase Volume at Merchants 2015
Top U.S. Acquirers
Top Acquirers in the U.S. 2015
Ranked by Purchase Transactions
Top 25 U.S. Acquirers
Ranked by Purchase Volume on General Purpose Cards
U.S. Ecommerce/MOTO Business 2015
Merchant Acquirers in the United States 2015

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Commonwealth Bank, Australia
Westpac, Australia
ANZ Banking Group, Australia
National Australia Bank, Australia
Citibank, Australia
HSBC, Australia
CU Settlement Service, Australia
ME Bank, Australia
Heritage Bank, Australia
ING, Australia
Yapi Kredi, Azerbaijan
BRAC Bank, Bangladesh
The City Bank, Bangladesh
Prime Bank, Bangladesh
Industrial & Comm. Bank, China
China Construction Bank, China
Bank of China, China
China Merchants Bank, China
Agricultural Bank of China, China
Bank of Communications, China
China Everbright Bank, China
China Minsheng Bank, China
Ping An Bank, China
China CITIC Bank, China
China Guangfa Bank, China
China Industrial Bank Co., China
Shanghai Pudong Develop., China
Hua Xia Bank, China
Bank of Beijing, China
Westpac Pacific Bank, Fiji
ANZ Banking Group, Fiji
HSBC, Hong Kong
Hang Seng Bank, Hong Kong
BOC Credit Card, Hong Kong
Citibank, Hong Kong
DBS Bank, Hong Kong
Standard Chartered, Hong Kong
Dah Sing Bank, Hong Kong
China Construction Bank, Hong Kong
HDFC, India
Citibank, India
SBI Card, India
American Express, India
ICICI Bank, India
Standard Chartered, India
Axis Bank, India
HSBC, India
Kotak Mahindra Bank, India
IndusInd Bank, India
RBS, India
Andhra Bank, India
Vijaya Bank, India
Punjab National Bank, India
Bank of India, India
Bank of Baroda, India
Canara Bank, India
Jammu & Kashmir Bank
Indian Bank, India
Central Bank of India, India
Union Bank of India, India
Corporation Bank, India
Syndicate Bank, India
Indian Overseas Bank, India
Bank of Maharashtra, India
Tamilnadu Mercantile, India
Dhanalaxmi Bank, India
Development Credit Bank, India
IDBI, India
State Bank of Hyderabad, India
Federal Bank, India
State Bank of Travancore, India
State Bank of Mysore, India
Oriental Bank of Commerce, India
Karur Vysya Bank, India
UCO Bank, India
Yes Bank, India
South Indian Bank, India
Karnataka Bank, India
United Bank of India, India
Lakshmi Vilas Bank, India
State Bank Bikaner & Jaipur, India
Allahabad Bank, India
State Bank of Patiala, India
Dena Bank, India
City Union Bank, India
Deutsche Bank, India
Catholic Syrian Bank, India
DBS, India
FirstRand Bank, India
Bank of America, India
RBL (Ratnakar) Bank, India
Punjab and Sind Bank, India
Barclays Bank, India
IDFC Bank, India
Citibank, Indonesia
Bank Central Asia, Indonesia
Bank Negara Indonesia, Indonesia
Bank Mandiri, Indonesia
Bank ANZ, Indonesia
Bank Internasional, Indonesia
Bank Danamon, Indonesia
Permata Bank, Indonesia
Standard Chartered, Indonesia
Bank Tabungan, Indonesia
Bank Commonwealth, Indonesia
Mitsubishi UFJ Nicos, Japan
Sumitomo Mitsui Card Co., Japan
Credit Saison, Japan
UC Card Co., Japan
AEON Financial Service Co., Japan
Cedyna Financial Corp., Japan
Toyota Finance Corp., Japan
Orient Corporation, Japan
SMBC Trust, Japan
JACCS, Japan
Bankcard Service Japan Co., Japan
Maybank, Malaysia
Citibank Berhad, Malaysia
Hong Leong, Malaysia
Standard Chartered, Malaysia
RHB Bank, Malaysia
MBF Cards/AmBank, Malaysia
Golomt Bank, Mongolia
Trade & Development Bank, Mongolia
Nabil Bank Limited, Nepal
Himalayan Bank, Nepal
ANZ Banking Group, New Zealand
Bank of New Zealand, New Zealand
Westpac, New Zealand
Kiwibank, New Zealand
TSB Bank, New Zealand
ANZ Banking Group, Papua New Guinea
Citibank, Philippines
Bank of the Philippine Islands, Philippines
Philippine National Bank, Philippines
Banco de Oro Unibank, Philippines
China Banking, Philippines
Development Bank, Singapore
Citibank, Singapore
United Overseas Bank, Singapore
Maybank, Singapore
Standard Chartered, Singapore
Bank of China, Singapore
OCBC, Singapore
Shinhan Card, South Korea
KB Kookmin Card, South Korea
Samsung Card, South Korea
Hyundai Card, South Korea
Woori Card, South Korea
NongHyup Bank, South Korea
Lotte Card, South Korea
Industrial Bank of Korea, South Korea
KEB Hana Card, South Korea
Citibank, South Korea
Busan Bank, South Korea
SC Korea Bank, South Korea
HSBC, Sri Lanka
Standard Chartered, Sri Lanka
Sampath Bank, Sri Lanka
Nat’l Development Bank, Sri Lanka
CTBC Bank Co, Taiwan
Citibank, Taiwan
Cathay United Bank, Taiwan
E. Sun Commercial Bank, Taiwan
Taishin International Bank, Taiwan
Taipei Fubon Commercial, Taiwan
Bank SinoPac, Taiwan
Far Eastern International, Taiwan
HSBC, Taiwan
Union Bank of Taiwan, Taiwan
Shin Kong Commercial, Taiwan
American Express Int’l, Taiwan
ANZ Banking Group, Taiwan
First Commercial Bank, Taiwan
Mega Int’l Comm. Bank, Taiwan
Hua Nan Commercial, Taiwan
Taiwan Cooperative Bank, Taiwan
Ta Chong Bank, Taiwan
Standard Chartered, Taiwan
Shanghai Comm. & Svgs., Taiwan
Cosmos Bank, Taiwan
Yuanta Bank, Taiwan
Taiwan Business Bank, Taiwan
Chang Hwa Commercial, Taiwan
Bank of Taiwan, Taiwan
Jih Sun International Bank, Taiwan
EnTie Commercial Bank, Taiwan
Land Bank of Taiwan, Taiwan
Taichung Comm’l Bank, Taiwan
Aeon Credit Card Co., Taiwan
Sunny Bank, Taiwan
Bank of Kaohsiung, Taiwan
Cota Commercial Bank, Taiwan
Hwatai Bank, Taiwan
DBS Bank, Taiwan
Rakuten Card, Taiwan
Kasikorn Bank, Thailand
Siam Commercial Bank, Thailand
Citibank, Thailand
Bangkok Bank, Thailand
Krungthai Card Co., Thailand
Krungsriayudhya Card Co., Thailand
AEON Thana Sinsap, Thailand
Standard Chartered, Thailand
Krungthai Bank, Thailand
TMB Bank, Thailand
Bank of Ayudhya, Thailand
Sacombank, Vietnam
Vietcombank, Vietnam
BIDV, Vietnam
JACCS, Vietnam
HSBC, Vietnam

TD Bank Group
RBC Royal Bank
Fed. des caisses Desjardins
Capital One
Canadian Tire
President’s Choice Financial
National Bank of Canada
U.S. Bank
ATB Financial
Laurentian Bank
Home Trust
Vancity Savings CU
Peoples Trust Company
Tangerine Bank

ISP Bank, Albania
Tirana Bank, Albania
Raiffeisen Bank, Albania
Credins Bank, Albania
ISP Bank, Albania
Unibank, Armenia
Card Complete Service Bank, Austria
Bank Austria, Austria
Six Payment Services, Austria
Erste Bank, Austria
Raiffeisen Bank Int’l, Austria
Santander Consumer Bank, Austria
Belgazprombank, Belarus
Priorbank, Belarus
BNP Paribas Fortis, Belgium
Belfius Bank, Belgium
KBC Bank, Belgium
CBC Banque, Belgium
Santander CF Benelux, Belgium
ISP Bank, Bosnia & Herzegovina
Sparkasse Bank, Bosnia & Herzegovina
Banja Luka, Bosnia & Herzegovina
UniCredit Bank, Bosnia & Herzegovina
First Investment Bank, Bulgaria
DSK Bank, Bulgaria
Piraeus Bank, Bulgaria
SG Express Bank, Bulgaria
UniCredit Bulbank, Bulgaria
Privredna Banka Zagreb, Croatia
Zagrebacka Banka, Croatia
Erste Card Club, Croatia
Erste & Steiermärkische, Croatia
Splitska Banka, Croatia
Hrvatska Postanska Banka, Croatia
Hypo Alpe-Adria-Bank, Croatia
Bank of Cyprus, Cyprus
Ceska Sporitelna, Czech Republic
CSOB, Czech Republic
Komercni Banka, Czech Republic
Moneta, Czech Republic
UniCredit Bank, Czech Republic
Danske Bank, Denmark
Jyske Bank, Denmark
EnterCard, Denmark
Nykredit Bank, Denmark
Sydbank, Denmark
Santander Consumer, Denmark
Swedbank, Estonia
SEB Pank, Estonia
OP-Pohjola Group, Finland
SEB Kort, Finland
Danske Bank, Finland
Handelsbanken, Finland
Groupe Credit Agricole, France
BPCE, France
Credit Mutuel, France
La Banque Postale, France
Societe Generale, France
BNP Paribas, France
Carrefour Banque/CIC, France
HSBC, France
Bank of Georgia, Georgia
TBC Bank, Georgia
Airplus Int’l, Germany
Deutsche Bank, Germany
DZ Bank, Germany
Landesbank Berlin, Germany
Commerzbank, Germany
Consorsbank / DAB, Germany
Santander Bank, Germany
Deutsche Postbank, Germany
Barclay Card, Germany
BW-Bank, Germany
UniCredit Bank (HVB), Germany
Frankfurter Sparkasse, Germany
Targobank, Germany
Advanzia Bank, Germany
Hamburger Sparkasse, Germany
Volkswagen Bank, Germany
Hanseatic Bank, Germany
Bankverein Werther, Germany
Alpha Bank, Greece
Piraeus Bank, Greece
EFG Eurobank-Ergasias, Greece
National Bank of Greece, Greece
OTP Bank, Hungary
Erste Bank, Hungary
CIB, Hungary
K&H Bank, Hungary
UniCredit Bank, Hungary
MKB Bank, Hungary
Valitor, Iceland
Borgun, Iceland
Islandsbanki, Iceland
Allied Irish Bank, Ireland
Bank of Ireland, Ireland
AvantCard, Ireland
Permanent Bank TSB, Ireland
Ulster Bank, Ireland
KBC Bank, Ireland
CartaSi Group, Italy
BancoPosta (Post Italiane), Italy
Deutsche Bank, Italy
Intesa Sanpaolo, Italy
Banca Popolare di Milano, Italy
Unicredit Bank, Italy
Banca di Sassari, Italy
FinecoBank, Italy
BNL Grupo BNP Paribas, Italy
Findomestic, Italy
Credem, Italy
Agos Ducato, Italy
Compass, Italy
Santander Consumer Bank, Italy
Kazkommertsbank, Kazakstan
Halyk Savings Bank, Kazakstan
Eurasian Bank, Kazakstan
Swedbank, Latvia
SEB Banka, Latvia
Citadele Banka, Latvia
DnB Banka, Latvia
Swedbank, Lithuania
DNB Bankas, Lithuania
SEB Bank, Lithuania
BGL BNP Paribas, Luxembourg
Komercijalna Banka, Macedonia
ING Group, Netherlands
ABN Amro/ICS, Netherlands
Rabobank, Netherlands
Santander CF, Netherlands
DNB, Norway
EnterCard Norge, Norway
SEB Kort, Norway
Danske Bank, Norway
Santander Consumer Bank, Norway
PKO Bank Polski, Poland
Bank Pekao, Poland
Bank Zachodni, Poland
Millennium Bank, Poland
BPH, Poland
Alior Bank, Poland
Bank BGZ BNP Paribas, Poland
Citi Handlowy, Poland
Credit Agricole Bank, Poland
Santander Consumer Bank, Poland
Caixa Geral de Depositos, Portugal
Novo Banco, Portugal
Banco BPI, Portugal
Santander Totta, Portugal
Unicre, Portugal
BBVA, Portugal
Cetelem/BNP Paribas PF, Portugal
Banco Santander Consumer, Portugal
BCR, Romania
Banca Transilvania, Romania
BRD, Romania
Raiffeisen Bank, Romania
Credit Europe Bank, Romania
Alpha Bank, Romania
Piraeus Bank, Romania
Unicredit Tiriac Bank, Romania
GarantiBank, Romania
ISP Bank, Romania
Sberbank, Russia
Russian Standard Bank, Russia
VTB24, Russia
Alfa-Bank, Russia
Bank of Moscow, Russia
Raiffeisenbank, Russia
Rosbank, Russia
Tinkoff Bank, Russia
ZAO UniCredit Bank, Russia
Promsvyazbank, Russia
Gazprombank, Russia
OTP, Russia
Home Credit & Finance, Russia
Bank Vozrozhdenie, Russia
RosEuroBank, Russia
B&N/MDM Bank, Russia
SMP Bank, Russia
Credit Europe Bank, Russia
Uralsib, Russia
Banca Intesa, Russia
BIB, Serbia
Societe Generale Banka, Serbia
UniCredit Bank, Serbia
Erste Bank, Serbia
Piraeus Bank, Serbia
Findomestic Banka, Serbia
Slovenska Sporitelna, Slovakia
Tatra Banka, Slovakia
Vseobecna Uverova Banka, Slovakia
UniCredit Bank, Slovakia
Banka Koper, Slovenia
Abanka Vipa, Slovenia
SKB Banka, Slovenia
UniCredit Bank, Slovenia
Erste Card, Slovenia
CaixaCard, Spain
BBVA, Spain
Euro6000, Spain
Banco Santander, Spain
Bankia, Spain
Bancopopular-e, Spain
Banc Sabadell, Spain
AvantCard, Spain
Banco Mare Nostrum, Spain
Bankinter Consumer Finance, Spain
Open Bank, Spain
Santander CF, Spain
Swedbank, Sweden
Nordea Group, Sweden
SEB Kort, Sweden
Svenska Handelsbanken, Sweden
Lansforsakringar Bank, Sweden
EnterCard Sverige, Sweden
Danske Bank, Sweden
Santander Consumer, Sweden
UBS, Switzerland
Credit Suisse, Switzerland
PostFinance, Switzerland
Raiffeisen Schweiz Genos., Switzerland
Viseca Card Services, Switzerland
Cornér Bank, Switzerland
Migros Bank, Switzerland
Cembra Money Bank, Switzerland
Garanti Bank, Turkey
Yapi Kredi Bank, Turkey
Akbank, Turkey
T. Is Bank, Turkey
Finansbank, Turkey
HSBC, Turkey
VakifBank, Turkey
DenizBank, Turkey
Ziraat Bankasi, Turkey
TEB, Turkey
Bank Asya, Turkey
Halkbank, Turkey
ICBC, Turkey
PrivatBank, Ukraine
Raiffeisen Bank Aval, Ukraine
First Ukrainian Int’l Bank, Ukraine
Unicredit (Ukrsotsbank), Ukraine
Prominvestbank, Ukraine
Pravex Bank, Ukraine
Lloyds Banking Group, United Kingdom
Barclays, United Kingdom
HSBC, United Kingdom
RBS/NatWest, United Kingdom
Santander Cards UK, United Kingdom
Nationwide Building Soc., United Kingdom
Tesco Bank, United Kingdom
The Co-operative Bank, United Kingdom
Clydesdale Bank, United Kingdom
MBNA Europe Bank (BofA), United Kingdom
Virgin Money, United Kingdom
Capital One, United Kingdom
Raphaels Bank, United Kingdom
NewDay Cards, United Kingdom
Optal Financial, United Kingdom
Wirecard Solutions, United Kingdom
Bank of Ireland, United Kingdom
C. Hoare & Co., United Kingdom
Kalixa Pay, United Kingdom
TSB, United Kingdom
Vanquis Bank, United Kingdom
Bank Ipak Yuli, Uzbekistan

Banco Santander Rio, Argentina
Banco Galicia, Argentina
Banco de la Provincia, Argentina
BBVA Frances, Argentina
Banco Macro, Argentina
ICBC, Argentina
Banco Patagonia, Argentina
HSBC, Argentina
Banco Hipotecario, Argentina
Banco Credicoop, Argentina
Banco de Cordoba, Argentina
Banco de la Nacion, Argentina
Citibank, Argentina
Banco Supervielle, Argentina
Nuevo Banco de Santa Fe, Argentina
Banco Itau Buen Ayre, Argentina
Banco Ciudad de Buenos Aires, Argentina
Banco Comafi, Argentina
Nuevo Banco de Entre Rios, Argentina
Banco Santiago del Estero, Argentina
Banco Columbia, Argentina
Efectivo Sí (Compañia Financiera), Argentina
Bankco Saenz, Argentina
Banco de la Pampa, Argentina
Banco Prov. De Neuquen (BPN), Argentina
Banco del Chubut, Argentina
Banco De San Juan, Argentina
Banco Industrial, Argentina
Banco de Formosa, Argentina
Banco de Santa Cruz, Argentina
Banco Municipal de Rosario, Argentina
Banco Cetelem, Argentina
Nuevo Banco de la Rioja, Argentina
Banco de Tierra del Fuego (BTF), Argentina
Banco Finansur, Argentina
Banco de la Rep. Oriental, Argentina
Fidelity Bank, Bahamas
RBC, Bahamas
CIBC FirstCaribbean Int’l, Barbados
First Citizens Bank, Barbados
RBC, Barbados
HSBC Bank Bermuda Limited, Bermuda
Bank of N.T. Butterfield, Bermuda
Capital G Bank, Bermuda
Banco Nacional de Bolivia, Bolivia
Banco Mercantil Santa Cruz, Bolivia
Banco Economico, Bolivia
Itau Unibanco, Brazil
Banco do Brasil, Brazil
Banco Bradesco, Brazil
Banco Santander, Brazil
Caixa Economica Federal, Brazil
HSBC, Brazil
Alelo, Brazil
Banco CSF, Brazil
Citibank, Brazil
Banco Cooperativo, Brazil
Cetelem, Brazil
Cartão BRB, Brazil
Banco Pan, Brazil
Agillitas Sol. de Pag., Brazil
Banco Banrisul, Brazil
Banco BMG, Brazil
Fidelity Bank, Cayman Islands
RBC Financial, Cayman Islands
Banco Santander, Chile
Banco Falabella, Chile
Banco Estado, Chile
Banco de Credito e Inversiones, Chile
Banco de Chile, Chile
Banco Itau, Chile
Banco BBVA, Chile
Scotiabank, Chile
Banco CorpBanca, Chile
Banco Security, Chile
Banco Bice, Chile
Banco Paris, Chile
Coopeuch, Chile
SMU Corp., Chile
Banco Consorcio, Chile
Banco Ripley CAR, Chile
Banco Internacional, Chile
Bancolombia, Colombia
Banco Davivienda, Colombia
Banco de Bogota, Colombia
Banco Colpatria, Colombia
Citibank, Colombia
BBVA, Colombia
Banco de Occidente, Colombia
Banco Falabella, Colombia
Banco Caja Social, Colombia
Banco Comercial AV Villas, Colombia
Banco Corpbanca, Colombia
Banco Popular, Colombia
Banco Agrario, Colombia
Banco GNB Sudameris, Colombia
Bancoomeva, Colombia
Banco Pichincha, Colombia
Financiera Juriscoop, Colombia
Confiar Cooperativa Financeira, Colombia
Banco Multibank (Macrofinanciera), Colombia
Banco Finandina, Colombia
Giros & Finanzas (GyF), Colombia
Cooperativa Fin. Cotrafa, Colombia
CFA Coopertavia Financial, Colombia
Coltefinanciera, Colombia
Banco Coopcentral, Colombia
Coofinep Cooperativa Financial, Colombia
Comp. de Finan. Tuya, Colombia
Banco ProCredit, Colombia
Bancamia, Colombia
Ripley, Colombia
Serfinansa, Colombia
Financiera Int’l, Colombia
BAC Credomatic, Costa Rica
Banco Nacional de Costa Rica, Costa Rica
Banco de Costa Rica, Costa Rica
Davivienda, Costa Rica
Banco Lafise, Costa Rica
Banco Popular y de Desarrollo, Costa Rica
Maduro & Curiel’s, Curacao
RBC Royal Bank, Curacao
Banco Popular, Dominican Republic
Centro Financiero BHD Leon, Dominican Republic
Scotiabank, Dominican Republic
Banco del Progreso, Dominican Republic
Diners Club, Ecuador
Banco Pichincha, Ecuador
Banco del Pacifico, Ecuador
Banco Agricola, El Salvador
BAC Credomatic, El Salvador
Davivienda, El Salvador
BAC Credomatic, Guatemala
Banco de Desarrollo Rural, Guatemala
Banco G&T Continental, Guatemala
Banco Agromercantil, Guatemala
Banco Promerica, Guatemala
Bantrab, Guatemala
BAC Credomatic, Honduras
Banco Atlantida, Honduras
Banco del Pais, Honduras
Banco Lafise, Honduras
Banco Davivienda, Honduras
Banco Continental, Honduras
Banco Hondureño del Cafe, Honduras
Bank of Nova Scotia, Jamaica
BBVA Bancomer, Mexico
Banamex (Banco Nac’l), Mexico
Banorte, Mexico
Banco Santander, Mexico
HSBC, Mexico
Scotiabank, Mexico
Inbursa, Mexico
BanBajio, Mexico
Banco Invex, Mexico
BAC Credomatic, Mexico
Banco Lafise Bancentro, Nicaragua
BAC Credomatic, Nicaragua
Banco General, Panama
Banistmo, Panama
BAC Credomatic Bank, Panama
Global Bank Corporation, Panama
Banco Itau, Paraguay
BBVA, Paraguay
Banco de Credito BCP, Peru
Banco Interbank, Peru
BBVA Continental, Peru
Scotiabank, Peru
Banco de la Nacion, Peru
Banco GNB, Peru
Banco Popular, Puerto Rico
Base Interchange System, Puerto Rico
Banco Santander, Puerto Rico
Oriental Bank, Puerto Rico
FirstBank, Puerto Rico
RBC Financial, Trinidad & Tobago
Republic Bank, Trinidad & Tobago
Banco Santander, Uruguay
Banco de la Repub. Oriental, Uruguay
Banco Itau, Uruguay
BBVA, Uruguay
Banesco Banco Universal, Venezuela
BBVA Provincial, Venezuela
Mercantil Banco Universal, Venezuela
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Global general purpose cards carrying Visa, UnionPay, MasterCard, JCB, Diners Club/Discover, and American Express brands generated 227.08 billion purchase transactions at merchants in 2015, an increase of 16.1% or 31.52 billion over 2014.


American Express, Diners Club/Discover, JCB, MasterCard, UnionPay, and Visa brand cards generated 227.08 billion transactions at merchants in 2015, an increase of 31.52 billion or 16.1% over 2014.