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

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

Summary

GlobalData’s 'The Cards and Payments Industry in Italy: Emerging Trends and Opportunities to 2021' report provides detailed analysis of market trends in the Italian cards and payments industry. It provides values and volumes for a number of key performance indicators in the industry, including direct debits, check payments, payment cards, cash transactions and credit transfers 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, and 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 Italy: Emerging Trends and Opportunities to 2021' report provides top-level market analysis, information and insights into the Italian cards and payments industry, including -

  • Current and forecast values for each market in the Italian cards and payments industry, including debit, credit and charge cards.
  • Detailed insights into payment instruments including direct debit, credit transfers, cash transactions, checks and payment cards. It also, includes an overview of the country's key alternative payment instruments.
  • E-commerce market analysis.
  • Analysis of various market drivers and regulations governing the Italian 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 Italian cards and payments industry.
Scope
  • This report provides a comprehensive analysis of the Italian cards and payments industry.
  • It provides current values for the Italian cards and payments industry for 2016, and forecast figures to 2021.
  • It details the different demographic, economic, infrastructural and business drivers affecting the Italian 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 Italian cards and payments industry and each market within it.
  • Understand the key market trends and growth opportunities in the Italian cards and payments industry.
  • Assess the competitive dynamics in the Italian cards and payments industry.
  • Gain insights into marketing strategies used for various card types in Italy.
  • Gain insights into key regulations governing the Italian cards and payments industry.


  • Executive Summary
    • Market overview
    • Key facts
      • Table Italy, Key Facts, 2016
      • Table Italy, Regional Benchmarking of Payment Cards, 2016
    • Top five industry events
  • Payment Instruments
    • Current payment environment
      • Table Figure 1: Italy, Payment Instrument Shares by Transaction Value (%), 2012 vs 2016
      • Table Figure 2: Italy, Payment Instrument Shares by Transaction Volume (%), 2012 vs 2016
  • E-Commerce and Alternative Payments
    • E-Commerce market analysis
      • Table Figure 3: Italy, E-Commerce Value
    • Alternative payment solutions
      • MySi
      • PayPal
      • Boku
      • Jiffy Pay
      • MasterPass
      • Vodafone Pay
      • e-Postpay
      • Paysafecard
      • Ukash
      • PAYGO
      • Seqr
  • Regulations in the Cards and Payments Industry
    • Regulatory framework
      • SEPA cards framework
      • Interchange fee regulations
    • Anti-money laundering
    • Foreign direct investment regulations
      • Table Italy, Mode of Entry of Foreign Banks
  • Analysis of Cards and Payments Industry Drivers
    • Table Figure 4: Italy, Population and Economic Indicators
    • Table Figure 5: Italy, ATMs, POS Terminals and Household Consumption
  • Payment Cards
    • Table Figure 6: Italy, Payment Cards Transaction Value and Cards in Circulation, 2012-2021
  • Debit Cards
    • Debit cards market analysis
      • Table Figure 7: Italy, Debit Card Penetration and Turnover Per Card
    • Competition in debit cards market
      • Table Figure 8: Italy, Debit Cards Scheme and Issuer Transaction Value Share (%), 2016
    • Debit cards comparison
      • Table Italy, Debit Cards Comparison and Key Features, 2016
  • Pay Later Cards
    • Pay later cards market analysis
      • Table Figure 9: Italy, Pay Later Card Penetration and Turnover Per Card
    • Competition in pay later cards market
      • Table Figure 10: Italy, Pay Later Cards Scheme and Issuer Transaction Value Share (%), 2016
    • Pay later cards comparison
      • Table Italy, Credit Cards Comparison and Key Features, 2016
      • Table Italy, Charge Cards Comparison and Key Features, 2016
  • Prepaid Cards
    • Table Figure 11: Italy, Prepaid Cards in Circulation and Transaction Value, 2012-2021
  • Merchant Acquiring
    • Table Figure 12: Italy, Merchant Acquiring Transaction Volume and Value, 2011-2020
    • Table Figure 13: Italy, Acquirers' Market Share in Terms of Transaction Volume and Value (%), 2015
    • Table Figure 14: Italy, Average Merchant Service Charge and Interchange Fee (%), 2011-2020
  • Appendix
    • Abbreviations and acronyms
    • Supplementary data
      • Table Italy, Payment Instrument Transaction Values (EUR Billion), 2012-2016
      • Table Italy, Payment Instrument Transaction Values (US$ Billion), 2012-2016
      • Table Italy, Payment Instrument Transaction Volumes (Million), 2012-2016
      • Table Italy, Payment Cards in Circulation by Type (Million), 2012-2021
      • Table Italy, Volume of Payment Card Transactions (Million), 2012-2021
      • Table Italy, Value of Payment Card Transactions (EUR Billion), 2012-2021
      • Table Italy, Value of Payment Card Transactions (US$ Billion), 2012-2021
      • Table Italy, Debit Cards in Circulation (Million), 2012-2021
      • Table Italy, Debit Card Transaction Volumes, 2012-2021
      • Table Italy, Debit Card Transaction Values (EUR), 2012-2021
      • Table Italy, Debit Card Transaction Values (US$), 2012-2021
      • Table Italy, Debit Cards in Circulation by Scheme (Million), 2012-2016
      • Table Italy, Debit Card Transaction Values by Scheme (EUR Billion), 2012-2016
      • Table Italy, Debit Card Transaction Values by Scheme (US$ Billion), 2012-2016
      • Table Italy, Debit Card Transaction Values by Issuer (EUR Billion), 2012-2016
      • Table Italy, Debit Card Transaction Values by Issuer (US$ Billion), 2012-2016
      • Table Italy, Pay Later Cards in Circulation (Million), 2012-2021
      • Table Italy, Pay Later Card Transaction Volumes, 2012-2021
      • Table Italy, Pay Later Card Transaction Values (EUR), 2012-2021
      • Table Italy, Pay Later Card Transaction Values (US$), 2012-2021
      • Table Italy, Pay Later Cards in Circulation by Scheme (Million), 2012-2016
      • Table Italy, Pay Later Card Transaction Values by Scheme (EUR Billion), 2012-2016
      • Table Italy, Pay Later Card Transaction Values by Scheme (US$ Billion), 2012-2016
      • Table Italy, Pay Later Card Transaction Values by Issuer (EUR Billion), 2012-2016
      • Table Italy, Pay Later Card Transaction Values by Issuer (US$ Billion), 2012-2016
      • Table Italy, Credit Cards in Circulation (Million), 2012-2021
      • Table Italy, Credit Card Transaction Volumes, 2012-2021
      • Table Italy, Credit Card Transaction Values (EUR), 2012-2021
      • Table Italy, Credit Card Transaction Values (US$), 2012-2021
      • Table Italy, Credit Cards in Circulation by Scheme (Thousand), 2012-2016
      • Table Italy, Credit Card Transaction Values by Scheme (EUR Million), 2012-2016
      • Table Italy, Credit Card Transaction Values by Scheme (US$ Million), 2012-2016
      • Table Italy, Charge Cards in Circulation (Million), 2012-2021
      • Table Italy, Charge Card Transaction Volumes, 2012-2021
      • Table Italy, Charge Card Transaction Values (EUR), 2012-2021
      • Table Italy, Charge Card Transaction Values (US$), 2012-2021
      • Table Italy, Charge Cards in Circulation by Scheme (Thousand), 2012-2016
      • Table Italy, Charge Card Transaction Values by Scheme (EUR Billion), 2012-2016
      • Table Italy, Charge Card Transaction Values by Scheme (US$ Billion), 2012-2016
      • Table Italy, Prepaid Cards in Circulation (Million), 2012-2021
      • Table Italy, Prepaid Card Transaction Values (EUR Billion), 2012-2021
      • Table Italy, Prepaid Card Transaction Values (US$ Billion), 2012-2021
      • Table Italy, Merchant Acquiring Transaction Volumes (Billion), 2011-2020
      • Table Italy, Merchant Acquiring Transaction Values (EUR Billion), 2011-2020
      • Table Italy, Merchant Acquiring Transaction Values (US$ Billion), 2011-2020
      • Table Italy, Acquirers' Transaction Volumes (Million), 2011-2015
      • Table Italy, Acquirers' Transaction Values (EUR Billion), 2011-2015
      • Table Italy, Acquirers' Transaction Values (US$ Billion), 2011-2015
      • Table Italy, Retail Outlets and Card Accepting Merchants (Million), 2011-2020
      • Table Italy, Debit Card Average Interchange Fees (%), 2011-2015
      • Table Italy, Debit Card Merchant Service Charge and Interchange Fee (%), 2011-2020
      • Table Italy, Pay Later Card Average Interchange Fees (%), 2011-2015
      • Table Italy, 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 (EUR-US$), 2012-2021
    • Bibliography
    • Further reading
    • Disclaimer

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