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Jun 16, 2021 / Robb Report

Forget Plastic. The World´s Most Exclusive Credit Cards Are Now Made With Metal; and Sometimes Gold
"(The Nilson Report) expects there to be 150 million metal credit cards in use worldwide by the end of 2021"

Jun 16, 2021 / Fortune

Plaid, Visa, and the best fintech deal that never happened "While Visa and Mastercard accounted more than $5.9 trillion in purchase volume across debit, credit, and prepaid cards issued in the U.S. last year, Visa alone accounted for more than 70% of that figure, according to data from the Nilson Report."

Jun 8, 2021 / Bloomberg

Wells Fargo Goes on the Offensive With New No-Fee, 2% Cash-Back Credit-Card "The firm is unusually lopsided among U.S. card issuers. It ranks No. 2 in debit cards but languishes at No. 8 in credit cards, even after revamping its Propel card in recent years, according to the Nilson Report."

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Jun 4, 2021 / MarketWatch

Marqeta IPO: 5 things to know about the fintech company serving Square, DoorDash and others "Marqeta processed about $60 billion of volume last year, which it notes is less than 1% of the $6.7 trillion of volume that flowed through U.S. issuers in the same period, based on estimates from the Nilson Report, a payments-industry publication."

Jun 2, 2021 / Finextra

AmEx makes online fraud fighting tech available to more merchants "American Express has had the lowest fraud losses in the industry for 14 consecutive years, according to the February 2021 Nilson Report."

May 11, 2021 / Wall Street Journal

Credit-Card Debt Keeps Falling. Banks Are On Edge.
"Credit-card spending in the U.S. totaled nearly $3.9 trillion on general-purpose and store cards last year, down 9% from 2019, according to the Nilson Report, an industry publication."

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May 11, 2021 / Nasdaq.com

7 Reasons to Ditch Dogecoin and Buy These Stocks Right Now
"...By comparison,Visa and Mastercard averaged 700 million transactions daily in 2018, per the Nilson Report."

May 10, 2021 / Payments Journal

Retailers Say Fed Move on Debit Card Routing Will Bring Competition to Payments Market
"Card processing fees totaled $116.4 billion in 2019, up 88 percent over the previous decade, according to Nilson Report, a trade publication that follows the card industry."

May 10, 2021 / Payments Journal

Retailers Say Fed Move on Debit Card Routing Will Bring Competition to Payments Market
"Card processing fees totaled $116.4 billion in 2019, up 88 percent over the previous decade, according to Nilson Report, a trade publication that follows the card industry."