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Payment Organizations 

  • BDB Bankernas Depå. 
  • Bankomat AB, manages the Bankomat ATM network. 

Domestic Card Brand 


Market Structure 

  • Swedish debit cards are branded MasterCard, VISA, Debit MasterCard, Maestro, VISA Debit or Electron. 
  • Card use per capita is above the EU average and the fourth highest level in Europe. 
  • Sweden has a decentralized payment infrastructure with 15 major issuer banks, seven major acquirers, two major processors, two ATM networks, two POS networks, and more than 20 PSPs. 
  • Swedish banks focus both on cards and account-based payment services, including mobile banking app payment services. 
  • Nordea, Handelsbanken, SEB and Swedbank are the leading banking groups in the Nordic and Baltic regions. 
  • Swedbank and NETS are among the 10 largest acquirers in Europe ranked by transaction numbers and by values. 

Notable Market Trends 

Contactless cards and POS/MPOS terminals; immediate payments; digital wallets; immediate payments service Swish. 

Updated Information About:

Major Issuers, Major Acquirers, Major Processors and Consumer Finance indicator. 

Statistical Key Figures for 2015 provided in this profile:

  • UPDATED: tables with card business data 2011-2015; 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(120117) last updated 12th January 2017