Answered By: Poping Lin
Last Updated: Aug 19, 2015     Views: 466

Credit card & payments industry
Where can I find data on the credit card industry?


You may begin with:

  • Statista provides quick statistics on the topic
  • Nilson Report(It is in print in the current periodicals section of the Stamps Reading Room) Publishes statistics and in-depth articles on the credit card system and other payment methods. An index to issues is available online.
  • The Federal Reserve collects statistics on Consumer Credit.

Additional resources: 

  • IBIS World provides market reports on the topic. You may begin a search by using: "credit card" payment
  • Bloomberg Academic type CCR and hit GO to display credit card reports from issuers.