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Payment Organization 

  • PROSTIR (Ukrainian Payments Area), formerly NSMEP. 
  • Ukrainian Interbank Payment Systems Member Association “EMA” 

Domestic Card Brand 

  • PROSTIR cards (replacing NSMEP cards). 
  • UkrKart, cards, some are co-badged Maestro. 

Market Structure 

  • PROSTIR / NSMEP, the domestic chip-based card scheme, has won increased support from the Ukrainian payments industry. 
  • The first MasterCard and VISA programmes were launched in 1997-8. 
  • In 2008-09, several major issuers were affected by the financial crisis. From 2014, consolidation of the bank sector following the ongoing economic and political crisis. 
  • PrivatBank is the biggest card issuer, followed by Oschadbank. 
  • Foreign banks with a significant presence, in addition to Raiffeisen, include UniCredit, BNP Paribas, OTP and, from Russia, Sberbank, VTB and Alfa Bank. 

Notable Market Trends 

  • Rollout of contactless cards and POS terminals, 
  • MasterPass, HCE NFC pilots. 

    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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    1.1(090117) last updated 9th January 2017