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Why CardData

CardData uniquely offers payment card performance metrics and peer group analysis on a quarterly basis from first-quarter 2015 to the most recent quarter. In addition, CardData offers continuously updated annual projections through 2025. CardData enables payment card professionals to react quickly to changing market conditions with the most recent granular data available, including the latest prior quarter revisions, coupled with proprietary analysis, and macro/micro economically sound projections. There are currently more than 80 reports listed, covering credit, debit, charge and prepaid cards. Totally, the reports listed, include more than 800 charts and over 5,000 data points.

Historical Data

CardData, and its predecessor and partnership publications, have offered services to the payments industry for nearly 35 years, therefore historical data from as early as 1980 may be available as a custom research project. Archived discontinued reports are also available. Our historical reports have often been introduced in major litigation cases and, when necessary supported with expert testimony. If your needs are not covered in the reports listed below, then please let us help you, with our compliments, to locate other reliable sources.

Release Dates

CardData releases reports on individual issuers and networks starting approximately twenty (20) days following the close of the most recent quarter. Peer group reports typically begin about thirty (30) days following the close of the most recent quarter. If you purchase a single copy of a report after the close of the most recent quarter you will receive the most recent report available. If the most recent report is the prior quarter you may request the updated version when it is released, without an additional fee.

Report Fees

CardData reports may be purchased on a single copy basis. Rates shown represent the single copy rate and covers up to ten (10) users in a work group. For more than ten (10) users then please request a quote for distribution within an entire department, company or enterprise, whether domestically or globally. For bulk purchases please request a quote. Note: All Sales Final.