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The Cards and Payments Industry in Canada: Emerging Trends and Opportunities to 2021

The Cards and Payments Industry in Canada: Emerging Trends and Opportunities to 2021

Summary

GlobalData’s 'The Cards and Payments Industry in Canada: Emerging Trends and Opportunities to 2021' report provides detailed analysis of market trends in the Canadian cards and payments industry. It provides values and volumes for a number of key performance indicators in the industry, including credit transfers, direct debits, check payments, payment cards and cash transactions during the review period (2012-2016).

The report also analyzes various payment card markets operating in the industry, and provides detailed information on the number of cards in circulation, transaction values and volumes during the review period and over the forecast period (2017-2021). It also offers information on the country's competitive landscape, including the market shares of issuers and schemes.

The report brings together GlobalData’s research, modeling, and analysis expertise to allow banks and card issuers to identify segment dynamics and competitive advantages. The report also covers details of regulatory policy and recent changes in the regulatory structure.

GlobalData’s 'The Cards and Payments Industry in Canada: Emerging Trends and Opportunities to 2021' report provides top-level market analysis, information and insights into the Canadian cards and payments industry, including -

  • Current and forecast values for each market in the Canadian cards and payments industry, including debit, credit and charge cards.
  • Detailed insights into payment instruments including credit transfers, direct debits, cash transactions, checks and payment cards. It also, includes an overview of the country's key alternative payment instruments.
  • E-commerce market analysis and payment methods.
  • Analysis of various market drivers and regulations governing the Canadian cards and payments industry.
  • Detailed analysis of strategies adopted by banks and other institutions to market debit, credit and charge cards.
  • Comprehensive analysis of consumer attitudes and buying preferences for cards.
  • The competitive landscape in the Canadian cards and payments industry.
Scope
  • This report provides a comprehensive analysis of the Canadian cards and payments industry.
  • It provides current values for the Canadian cards and payments industry for 2016, and forecast figures to 2021.
  • It details the different demographic, economic, infrastructural and business drivers affecting the Canadian cards and payments industry.
  • It outlines the current regulatory framework in the industry.
  • It details marketing strategies used by various banks and other institutions.
Reasons to buy
  • Make strategic business decisions, using top-level historic and forecast market data, related to the Canadian cards and payments industry and each market within it.
  • Understand the key market trends and growth opportunities in the Canadian cards and payments industry.
  • Assess the competitive dynamics in the Canadian cards and payments industry.
  • Gain insights into marketing strategies used for various card types in Canada.
  • Gain insights into key regulations governing the Canadian cards and payments industry.


  • Executive Summary
    • Market overview
    • Key facts
      • Table Canada, Key Facts, 2016
      • Table Canada, Regional Benchmarking of Payment Cards, 2016
    • Top five industry events
  • Payment Instruments
    • Current payment environment
      • Table Figure 1: Canada, Payment Instrument Shares by Transaction Value (%), 2012 vs 2016
      • Table Figure 2: Canada, Payment Instrument Shares by Transaction Volume (%), 2012 vs 2016
  • E-Commerce and Alternative Payments
    • E-commerce market analysis
      • Table Figure 3: Canada, E-Commerce Value
    • Alternative payment solutions
      • PayPal
      • Apple Pay
      • Samsung Pay
      • Amex Pay
      • Interac Online
      • Interac e-Transfer
      • Ugo Wallet
      • Visa Checkout
      • MasterPass
      • Zoompass
      • SafetyPay
      • RBC Wallet
      • QuickPass
  • Regulations in the Cards and Payments Industry
    • Regulatory framework
      • Regulations pertaining to cards
    • Anti-money laundering (AML)
    • Foreign direct investment (FDI) regulations
      • Table Canada, Mode of Entry of Foreign Banks
  • 5 Analysis of Cards and Payments Industry Drivers
    • Table Figure 4: Canada, Population and Economic Indicators
    • Table Figure 5: Canada, ATMs, POS Terminals and Household Consumption
  • Payment Cards
    • Table Figure 6: Canada, Payment Cards Transaction Value and Cards in Circulation, 2012–2021
  • Debit Cards
    • Debit cards market analysis
      • Table Figure 7: Canada, Debit Card Penetration and Turnover Per Card
    • Competition in debit cards market
      • Table Figure 8: Canada, Debit Cards Scheme and Issuer Transaction Value Share (%), 2016
    • Debit cards comparison
      • Table Canada, Debit Cards Comparison and Key Features, 2016
  • Pay Later Cards
    • Pay later cards market analysis
      • Table Figure 9: Canada, Pay Later Card Penetration and Turnover Per Card
    • Competition in pay later cards market
      • Table Figure 10: Canada, Pay Later Cards Scheme and Issuer Transaction Value Share (%), 2016
    • Pay later cards comparison
      • Table Canada, Gold Credit Cards Comparison and Key Features, 2016
      • Table Canada, Premium Credit Cards Comparison and Key Features, 2016
      • Table Canada, Charge Cards Comparison and Key Features, 2016
  • Prepaid Cards
    • Table Figure 11: Canada, Prepaid Cards in Circulation and Transaction Value, 2012–2021
  • Merchant Acquiring
    • Table Figure 12: Canada, Merchant Acquiring Transaction Volume and Value, 2011–2020
    • Table Figure 13: Canada, Acquirers' Market Share (%), 2015
    • Table Figure 14: Canada, Average Merchant Service Charge and Interchange Fee (%), 2011–2020
  • Appendix
    • Abbreviations and acronyms
    • Supplementary data
      • Table Canada, Payment Instrument Transaction Values (CAD Billion), 2012–2016
      • Table Canada, Payment Instrument Transaction Values (US$ Billion), 2012–2016
      • Table Canada, Payment Instrument Transaction Volumes (Million), 2012–2016
      • Table Canada, Payment Cards in Circulation by Type (Million), 2012–2021
      • Table Canada, Volume of Payment Card Transactions (Million), 2012–2021
      • Table Canada, Value of Payment Card Transactions (CAD Billion), 2012–2021
      • Table Canada, Value of Payment Card Transactions (US$ Billion), 2012–2021
      • Table Canada, Debit Cards in Circulation (Million), 2012–2021
      • Table Canada, Debit Card Transaction Volumes, 2012–2021
      • Table Canada, Debit Card Transaction Values (CAD), 2012–2021
      • Table Canada, Debit Card Transaction Values (US$), 2012–2021
      • Table Canada, Debit Cards in Circulation by Scheme (Million), 2012–2016
      • Table Canada, Debit Card Transaction Values by Scheme (CAD Billion), 2012–2016
      • Table Canada, Debit Card Transaction Values by Scheme (US$ Billion), 2012–2016
      • Table Canada, Debit Card Transaction Values by Issuer (CAD Billion), 2012–2016
      • Table Canada, Debit Card Transaction Values by Issuer (US$ Billion), 2012–2016
      • Table Canada, Pay Later Cards in Circulation (Million), 2012–2021
      • Table Canada, Pay Later Card Transaction Volumes, 2012–2021
      • Table Canada, Pay Later Card Transaction Values (CAD), 2012–2021
      • Table Canada, Pay Later Card Transaction Values (US$), 2012–2021
      • Table Canada, Pay Later Cards in Circulation by Scheme (Million), 2012–2016
      • Table Canada, Pay Later Card Transaction Values by Scheme (CAD Billion), 2012–2016
      • Table Canada, Pay Later Card Transaction Values by Scheme (US$ Billion), 2012–2016
      • Table Canada, Pay Later Card Transaction Values by Issuer (CAD Billion), 2012–2016
      • Table Canada, Pay Later Card Transaction Values by Issuer (US$ Billion), 2012–2016
      • Table Canada, Credit Cards in Circulation (Million), 2012–2021
      • Table Canada, Credit Card Transaction Volumes, 2012–2021
      • Table Canada, Credit Card Transaction Values (CAD), 2012–2021
      • Table Canada, Credit Card Transaction Values (US$), 2012–2021
      • Table Canada, Credit Cards in Circulation by Scheme (Million), 2012–2016
      • Table Canada, Credit Card Transaction Values by Scheme (CAD Billion), 2012–2016
      • Table Canada, Credit Card Transaction Values by Scheme (US$ Billion), 2012–2016
      • Table Canada, Charge Cards in Circulation (Million), 2012–2021
      • Table Canada, Charge Card Transaction Volumes, 2012–2021
      • Table Canada, Charge Card Transaction Values (CAD), 2012–2021
      • Table Canada, Charge Card Transaction Values (US$), 2012–2021
      • Table Canada, Charge Cards in Circulation by Scheme (Thousand), 2012–2016
      • Table Canada, Charge Card Transaction Values by Scheme (CAD Billion), 2012–2016
      • Table Canada, Charge Card Transaction Values by Scheme (US$ Billion), 2012–2016
      • Table Canada, Prepaid Cards in Circulation (Million), 2012–2021
      • Table Canada, Prepaid Card Transaction Values (CAD Billion), 2012–2021
      • Table Canada, Prepaid Card Transaction Values (US$ Billion), 2012–2021
      • Table Canada, Merchant Acquiring Transaction Volumes (Billion), 2011–2020
      • Table Canada, Merchant Acquiring Transaction Values (CAD Billion), 2011–2020
      • Table Canada, Merchant Acquiring Transaction Values (US$ Billion), 2011–2020
      • Table Canada, Acquirers' Transaction Volumes (Million), 2011–2015
      • Table Canada, Acquirers' Transaction Values (CAD Billion), 2011–2015
      • Table Canada, Acquirers' Transaction Values (US$ Billion), 2011–2015
      • Table Canada, Retail Outlets and Card Accepting Merchants (Thousand), 2011–2020
      • Table Canada, Debit Card Average Interchange Fees (%), 2011–2015
      • Table Canada, Debit Card Merchant Service Charge and Interchange Fee (%), 2011–2020
      • Table Canada, Pay Later Card Average Interchange Fees (%), 2011–2015
      • Table Canada, Pay Later Card Merchant Service Charge and Interchange Fee (%), 2011–2020
    • Definitions
      • Table Definitions of Commonly Used Terms
    • Common payment card features
      • Table Common Features of Payment Cards
    • Methodology
      • Table Annual Average Exchange Rate (CAD–US$), 2012–2012
    • Bibliography
    • Further reading
    • Disclaimer

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