Credit Cards in Argentina

Euromonitor International
October 29, 2014
36 Pages - SKU: EP5375519
Countries covered: Argentina

Credit Cards in Argentina

Due to the prohibition of foreign exchange acquisition by individuals imposed in late 2012 after foreign exchange reserves at the Central Bank started to contract sharply, a black market emerged with an increasing volume of transactions and a rate with a spread over the official rate currently at 80%. Credit card spending abroad and via the internet was boosted as expenses were liquidated at the official rate. However, in mid-2012, through Resolution 3378, AFIP (Federal Public Income...

Euromonitor International's Credit Card Transactions in Argentina report establishes the size and structure of the market for ATMs cards, smart cards, credit cards, debit cards, charge cards, pre-paid cards and store cards. It looks at key players in the market (issuers and operators), number of cards in circulation, numbers transactions and value of transactions. It offers strategic analysis of sector forecasts and trends to watch.

Product coverage: Commercial Credit Card Transactions, Personal Credit Card Transactions.

Data coverage: market sizes (historic and forecasts), company shares, brand shares and distribution data.

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  • Get a detailed picture of the Credit Card Transactions market;
  • Pinpoint growth sectors and identify factors driving change;
  • Understand the competitive environment, the market’s major players and leading brands;
  • Use five-year forecasts to assess how the market is predicted to develop.
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