Payment Card Year Books

Armenia 2018/2019

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Payment Organisation
ArmenianCard (ArCa).

Domestic Card Brand
ArCa cards; from 2017, some ArCa cards are co-badged MIR.

Market Structure
VISA is the dominant card brand followed by ArCa and Mastercard.

Cards per capita are growing from a small base, but reached only 0.58 in 2017.

67.0% of non-cash payments are credit transfers, with card payments accounting for 32.9%.

The Central Bank of Armenia plays a key role in the payment card system as regulator and majority-owner of ArmenianCard.

Notable Market Trends
Rollout of contactless cards, POS terminals, and cards co-badged MIR.

Statistical Key Figures for 2017 provided in this profile:

UPDATED: tables with card business data 2013-2017; growth rates: Y-o-Y, CAGR
Population, Cards per Capita, Card Value per Capita
Debit Cards, Credit/Delayed Debit Cards, Total Cards
Card payments by number and by value, ATV per card, payments per card/year
ATMs, POS terminals, ATMs/POS terminals per 1 million capita
ATM withdrawals by number/by value, ATV per withdrawal, TXs per ATM/month
POS payments by number/by value, ATV per POS payment, TXs per POS/month
Internet Use, e-payment mix, B2C e-Commerce by value and growth rate
Issued Card brands by individual major issuer bank
Accepted card brands by individual major acquirer
Drill down into the debit card use and credit cards use details

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1.2 last updated 7th January 2019