Payment Cards Statistical Yearbooks

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PCM’s Payment Cards Issuing and Acquiring Statistical Yearbook gives a marketing leading and comprehensive up to date picture of the card issuing, acquiring and processing business within 43 countries plus pan-European and Eurasian overviews.

The reports are recognised throughout the payments industry as the most authoritative source of strategic information on the European and Eurasian card markets. They are based on in-depth primary research, conducted throughout 2016, with card issuers, acquirers and network organisations across the regions.

The Statistical Yearbooks comprises two Reports – European covers Payments Statistics for all 33 EU countries and Eurasian contains Eurasian Payments Statistics for all 10 Eurasian country profiles.

Each country report comprises the following sections:

Context:

Payments overview, Banking structure, Market Infrastructure, Market Dynamics, Cash-less Payments.

Card Products:

Prepaid cards, Debit cards, Charge cards, Credit cards.

Card Issuing:

Cards brands issued, Contactless cards, Issuer processors, Major issuers

Card Statistics:

Card numbers, Card Use, POS Payments, ATM withdrawals.

Card Acquiring:

Merchant processors, Major acquirers, Detailed acquirer table, ATMs, ATM networks, POS terminals, POS networks.

B2C E-commerce:

Remote card Payments, Advanced payments, Mobile payments, M-payment initiatives.