Proprietary Report with Analysis on MasterCard Europe Payment Card Operational Performance.
Mastercard’s European region posted sluggish year-on-year (YOY) gains for the third quarter (3Q/16). While, on a currency adjusted basis (FX), cash dollar volume (CDV) jumped more than 22% YOY, purchase dollar volume (PDV) declined more than 2% and gross dollar volume (GDV) increase a mere 5.4%. Europe is Mastercard’s second largest international region based on GDV. Gross Dollar Volume (GDV), currency adjusted (FX), slowed . . .