Pre-Paid Cards in the United Kingdom

Pre-Paid Cards in the United Kingdom

The pandemic, and the resultant government-enforced national lockdown, continued to accelerate the growth of gift cards in 2021, which accounts for the majority of closed loop pre-paid cards in circulation. Merchant-issued gift cards remained particularly popular in the first half of the year, as physical gifting was still not possible. Not only do customers find gift cards appealing, but during lockdowns, when retail outlets closed temporarily, sales of gift cards were also important revenue fo...

Euromonitor International's Pre-Paid Card Transactions in United Kingdom 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: Closed Loop Pre-Paid Card Transactions, Open Loop Pre-Paid Card Transactions.

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

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Pre-Paid Cards in the United Kingdom
Euromonitor International
October 2021
List Of Contents And Tables
PRE-PAID CARDS IN THE UNITED KINGDOM
KEY DATA FINDINGS
2021 DEVELOPMENTS
Closed loop pre-paid cards continues to be driven by the success of gift cards
Railsbank acquires open loop pre-paid card issuer Wirecard
General purpose reloadable cards increase financial inclusion during the pandemic
PROSPECTS AND OPPORTUNITIES
Growth in pre-paid cards driven by well-performing open and closed loop cards
Digitalisation to reimagine the gift cards landscape
Currency conversion function and crypto offer to boost future growth
CATEGORY DATA
Table 1 Pre-paid Cards: Number of Cards in Circulation 2016-2021
Table 2 Pre-paid Cards Transactions 2016-2021
Table 3 Pre-paid Cards in Circulation: % Growth 2016-2021
Table 4 Pre-paid Cards Transactions: % Growth 2016-2021
Table 5 Closed Loop Pre-paid Cards Transactions 2016-2021
Table 6 Closed Loop Pre-paid Cards Transactions: % Growth 2016-2021
Table 7 Open Loop Pre-paid Cards Transactions 2016-2021
Table 8 Open Loop Pre-paid Cards Transactions: % Growth 2016-2021
Table 9 Pre-paid Cards: Number of Cards by Issuer 2016-2020
Table 10 Pre-paid Cards: Number of Cards by Operator 2016-2020
Table 11 Pre-paid Cards Transaction Value by Issuer 2016-2020
Table 12 Pre-paid Cards Transaction Value by Operator 2016-2020
Table 13 Closed Loop Pre-paid Cards: Number of Cards by Issuer 2016-2020
Table 14 Closed Loop Pre-paid Cards: Number of Cards by Operator 2016-2020
Table 15 Closed Loop Pre-paid Cards Transaction Value by Issuer 2016-2020
Table 16 Closed Loop Pre-paid Cards Transaction Value by Operator 2016-2020
Table 17 Open Loop Pre-paid Cards: Number of Cards by Issuer 2016-2020
Table 18 Open Loop Pre-paid Cards: Number of Cards by Operator 2016-2020
Table 19 Open Loop Pre-paid Cards Transaction Value by Issuer 2016-2020
Table 20 Open Loop Pre-paid Cards Transaction Value by Operator 2016-2020
Table 21 Forecast Pre-paid Cards: Number of Cards in Circulation 2021-2026
Table 22 Forecast Pre-paid Cards Transactions 2021-2026
Table 23 Forecast Pre-paid Cards in Circulation: % Growth 2021-2026
Table 24 Forecast Pre-paid Cards Transactions: % Growth 2021-2026
Table 25 Forecast Closed Loop Pre-paid Cards Transactions 2021-2026
Table 26 Forecast Closed Loop Pre-paid Cards Transactions: % Growth 2021-2026
Table 27 Forecast Open Loop Pre-paid Cards Transactions 2021-2026
Table 28 Forecast Open Loop Pre-paid Cards Transactions: % Growth 2021-2026
FINANCIAL CARDS AND PAYMENTS IN THE UNITED KINGDOM
EXECUTIVE SUMMARY
Financial cards and payments in 2021: The big picture
2021 key trends – boom in BNPL and contactless limit increase
Brexit changes the financial regulatory landscape and cross-border payment fees
Supporting digitalisation is at the forefront of financial institutions
Competitive environment
What next for financial cards and payments?
MARKET INDICATORS
MARKET DATA
Table 29 Financial Cards by Category: Number of Cards in Circulation 2016-2021
Table 30 Financial Cards by Category: Number of Accounts 2016-2021
Table 31 Financial Cards Transactions by Category: Value 2016-2021
Table 32 Financial Cards by Category: Number of Transactions 2016-2021
Table 33 Consumer Payments by Category: Value 2016-2021
Table 34 Consumer Payments by Category: Number of Transactions 2016-2021
Table 35 M-Commerce by Category: Value 2016-2021
Table 36 M-Commerce by Category: % Value Growth 2016-2021
Table 37 Financial Cards: Number of Cards by Issuer 2016-2020
Table 38 Financial Cards: Number of Cards by Operator 2016-2020
Table 39 Financial Cards: Card Payment Transactions Value by Operator 2016-2020
Table 40 Financial Cards: Card Payment Transactions Value by Issuer 2016-2020
Table 41 Forecast Financial Cards by Category: Number of Cards in Circulation 2021-2026
Table 42 Forecast Financial Cards by Category: Number of Accounts 2021-2026
Table 43 Forecast Financial Cards Transactions by Category: Value 2021-2026
Table 44 Forecast Financial Cards by Category: Number of Transactions 2021-2026
Table 45 Forecast Consumer Payments by Category: Value 2021-2026
Table 46 Forecast Consumer Payments by Category: Number of Transactions 2021-2026
Table 47 Forecast M-Commerce by Category: Value 2021-2026
Table 48 Forecast M-Commerce by Category: % Value Growth 2021-2026
DISCLAIMER
SOURCES
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