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Credit Cards in the United Kingdom

Credit Cards in the United Kingdom

Summary

Credit Cards in the United Kingdom industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market size (value 2013-17, and forecast to 2022). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the market.

Synopsis

Essential resource for top-line data and analysis covering the United Kingdom credit cards market. Includes market size data, textual and graphical analysis of market growth trends, leading companies and macroeconomic information.

Key highlights

  • The credit cards profile covers the consumer credit market.
  • The UK credit cards sector had total balances outstanding of $92.0bn in 2017, representing a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 5.3% between 2013 and 2017.
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  • The increasing volume of credit card payments, based on a higher use-frequency, has driven the growth of the UK sector in recent years. The demand for credit was also facilitated by lower interest rates over a relaxed monetary policy, and this combined with high consumer confidence until 2016, have stimulated consumption that has been partially based on low-cost credit.
Scope
  • Save time carrying out entry-level research by identifying the size, growth, and leading players in the credit cards market in the United Kingdom
  • Use the Five Forces analysis to determine the competitive intensity and therefore attractiveness of the credit cards market in the United Kingdom
  • Leading company profiles reveal details of key credit cards market players’ global operations and financial performance
  • Add weight to presentations and pitches by understanding the future growth prospects of the United Kingdom credit cards market with five year forecasts
Reasons to buy
  • What was the size of the United Kingdom credit cards market by value in 2017?
  • What will be the size of the United Kingdom credit cards market in 2022?
  • What factors are affecting the strength of competition in the United Kingdom credit cards market?
  • How has the market performed over the last five years?
  • How large is the United Kingdom’s credit cards market in relation to its regional counterparts?


Executive Summary
Market value
Market value forecast
Geography segmentation
Market rivalry
Market Overview
Market definition
Market analysis
Market Data
Market value
Market Segmentation
Geography segmentation
Market Outlook
Market value forecast
Five Forces Analysis
Summary
Buyer power
Supplier power
New entrants
Threat of substitutes
Degree of rivalry
Leading Companies
Barclays Plc
HSBC Holdings Plc
Lloyds Banking Group Plc
The Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc
Macroeconomic Indicators
Country data
Methodology
Industry associations
Related MarketLine research
Appendix
About MarketLine
List of Tables
Table 1: United Kingdom credit cards market value: $ billion, 2013-17
Table 2: United Kingdom credit cards market geography segmentation: $ billion, 2017
Table 3: United Kingdom credit cards market value forecast: $ billion, 2017-22
Table 4: Barclays Plc: key facts
Table 5: Barclays Plc: key financials ($)
Table 6: Barclays Plc: key financials (£)
Table 7: Barclays Plc: key financial ratios
Table 8: HSBC Holdings Plc: key facts
Table 9: HSBC Holdings Plc: key financials ($)
Table 10: HSBC Holdings Plc: key financial ratios
Table 11: Lloyds Banking Group Plc: key facts
Table 12: Lloyds Banking Group Plc: key financials ($)
Table 13: Lloyds Banking Group Plc: key financials (£)
Table 14: Lloyds Banking Group Plc: key financial ratios
Table 15: The Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc: key facts
Table 16: The Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc: key financials ($)
Table 17: The Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc: key financials (£)
Table 18: The Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc: key financial ratios
Table 19: United Kingdom size of population (million), 2013-17
Table 20: United Kingdom gdp (constant 2005 prices, $ billion), 2013-17
Table 21: United Kingdom gdp (current prices, $ billion), 2013-17
Table 22: United Kingdom inflation, 2013-17
Table 23: United Kingdom consumer price index (absolute), 2013-17
Table 24: United Kingdom exchange rate, 2013-17
List of Figures
Figure 1: United Kingdom credit cards market value: $ billion, 2013-17
Figure 2: United Kingdom credit cards market geography segmentation: % share, by value, 2017
Figure 3: United Kingdom credit cards market value forecast: $ billion, 2017-22
Figure 4: Forces driving competition in the credit cards market in the United Kingdom, 2017
Figure 5: Drivers of buyer power in the credit cards market in the United Kingdom, 2017
Figure 6: Drivers of supplier power in the credit cards market in the United Kingdom, 2017
Figure 7: Factors influencing the likelihood of new entrants in the credit cards market in the United Kingdom, 2017
Figure 8: Factors influencing the threat of substitutes in the credit cards market in the United Kingdom, 2017
Figure 9: Drivers of degree of rivalry in the credit cards market in the United Kingdom, 2017
Figure 10: Barclays Plc: revenues & profitability
Figure 11: Barclays Plc: assets & liabilities
Figure 12: HSBC Holdings Plc: revenues & profitability
Figure 13: HSBC Holdings Plc: assets & liabilities
Figure 14: Lloyds Banking Group Plc: revenues & profitability
Figure 15: Lloyds Banking Group Plc: assets & liabilities
Figure 16: The Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc: revenues & profitability
Figure 17: The Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc: assets & liabilities

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