Proprietary Report with Analysis on Major 4 Global Payment Card Gross Dollar Volume (GDV).
Gross dollar volume (GDV) for Visa, Mastercard, American Express and Discover cards (credit + debit) globally increased 20.7% year-on-year (YOY) on a nominal dollars basis, for the first quarter (1Q/17). However, on a currency adjusted basis (FX) global GDV for the first quarter increased an estimated 21.8% YOY, according to CardData.
The growth is skewed as Visa began reporting Europe GDV in the third quarter. When adjusted for . . .