Global Cards & Payments Industry 2014 Analysis


  • The definitive report on global cards and payments, the Cards and Payments Industry Report 2014 provides the inside track on the markets, sectors and people of the industry.
  • With sections covering products, distribution and results as well as emerging challengers, and various country reports and investigations into banks and vendor strategy and more, this report delivers a critical account of the cards and payments industry in 2013 and what to expect in 2014.

With exclusive content from industry experts, comprehensive 2013 news highlights, the definitive breakdown of card and electronic payment options, interviews with thought leaders from across the industry, and profiles of leading card issuers, the Cards and Payments Industry Report 2014 is a must have for anyone involved in the global cards and payments industry.

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  • A look at the world's most influential card brands and how they fared during 2013 and look ahead to 2014
  • A detailed look at the companies and individuals who shaped the industry over the past 12 months, and what you can learn from them
  • Industry analysis and insight into all aspects of card and payments strategy, from card design to social media use
  • Sought-after country reports

Key highlights

  • Comprehensive news highlights from the past 12 months
  • Foreword by Cards International and Electronic Payments International Editor Douglas Blakey
  • Interviews with industry leaders from MasterCard, Visa, American Express, WorldPay, Ingenico, and Barclaycard
  • Exclusive reports from the top financial global events
  • The top features from 12 issues of Cards International and Electronic Payments International

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Reasons to buy

  • The Cards and Payments Industry Report 2014 from Timetric analyses key trends in cards and payments in 2013, and looks ahead to 2014
  • It reveals opinion from industry leaders on issues from growth strategy, business restructuring, IT spending, product design, and marketing
  • The report features predictions and priorities from industry leaders for 2014 and a detailed look at the strategy of major card issuers in every region
  • C-level interviews with the biggest firms in financial services

Table of Contents

Cards International News:
February 5
March 7
April 8
May 9
June 10
July 11
August 12
September 13
October 14
November 15
December 16

Electronic Payments International News:
January 18
February 19
March 20
April 21
May 22
June 23
July 24
August 25
September 26
October 27
November 28
December 29

Cards International Features:
Cards International: Predictions 2014 31

Presto 34
The Digital Banking Club 35
Transit Schemes 37
Malta - Ecommerce 40
Instant issuance 41

Airlines 44
Travel Cards 46
Bank of Montreal 49
Cross-border Prepaid 52
Payroll Cards 55
Gift Cards 57
Corporate Prepaid 59

Research and Data:
Middle East 60
Brazillian Banks 63
Risk 65
Fico and Efma 66
Visa/Mastercard 67
Bank of America 69
Business and Payments 71
Processing and Acquiring 73
Ukash 74
Latin American Fraud 75
Prepaid Technology 78
MPOS/p2p 80
ATMs 82 / Yearbook 2014 y 3

Electronic Payments International Features:
Electronic Payments International: Predictions 2014 84

Loyalty 86
Latin American mobile banking 89
M-payments 91
Weve 94
Mobile Apps 95
Securekey 97 98
Research and Data:
Mobile wallet 99
Payments Innovation 101
Latin American Ecommerce 103
Mobile Remittances 105
Canadian Payments 107
South-South 109

Vatican City 110
Online Fraud 111
Mergers and acquisitions 112
Bank of America 114
e-money 116

Innovation 118
cloud treasury system 120
Cloud Computing 123
NFC 125

Country Survey:
India 127
Germany 131
Taiwan 133
Pakistan 135
Puerto Rico 137
Iran 140
US 142
UK 144
Brazil 146

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