Proprietary Report with Analysis on V+M International Payment Card Purchase Dollar Volume.
Visa and Mastercard international payment card (credit + debit) purchase dollar volume (PDV) for the first quarter (1Q/17) posted US$1494 billion, up 38.6% year-on-year (YOY), on a nominal basis. However, the figures are greatly skewed as Visa began including Europe PDV for the first time in 3Q/16.
Excluding Visa Europe, Visa and Mastercard 1Q/17 international payment card PDV was up 7.5% YOY.
Visa and Mastercard international credit card PDV for 1Q/17 posted US$978 billion, compared to . . .