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Financial Cards and Payments in Egypt

  • ID: 2567989
  • Report
  • November 2019
  • Region: Egypt
  • 47 pages
  • Euromonitor International
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Financial cards and payments in Egypt continued to perform positively in 2019, despite facing challenges, such as relatively low card penetration rates, underdeveloped payment infrastructure, a large rural population and the strong presence of traditional retailers in the country. The market as a whole benefited as banks increased the geographical coverage of their branch and ATM networks.

The author's Financial Cards and Payments in Egypt report establishes the size and structure of the market for ATMs cards, smart cards, credit cards, debit cards, charge cards, pre-paid cards and store cards. It looks at key players in the market (issuers and operators), number of cards in circulation, numbers transactions and value of transactions. It offers strategic analysis of sector forecasts and trends to watch.

Product coverage: Financial Cards in Circulation, M-Commerce, Transactions.

Data coverage: market sizes (historic and forecasts), company shares, brand shares and distribution data.

Why buy this report?
  • Get a detailed picture of the Financial Cards and Payments market;
  • Pinpoint growth sectors and identify factors driving change;
  • Understand the competitive environment, the market’s major players and leading brands;
  • Use five-year forecasts to assess how the market is predicted to develop.
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Financial Cards and Payments in Egypt

List of Contents and Tables
Executive Summary
Digitalisation and Banks' Expanding Geographical Coverage Driving Growth in Financial Cards
Government Pursuing Financial Inclusion and Cashless Payment Policies
Egyptians Gaining Confidence in Using Electronic Payments and Transfers
Government Introduces the Meeza National Payment Scheme
Financial Cards and Payments Expected To See Continued Growth
Market Indicators
Table 1 Number of POS Terminals: Units 2014-2019
Table 2 Number of ATMs: Units 2014-2019
Table 3 Value Lost to Fraud 2014-2019
Table 4 Card Expenditure by Location 2019
Table 5 Financial Cards in Circulation by Type: % Number of Cards 2014-2019
Table 6 Domestic versus Foreign Spend 2019
Market Data
Table 7 Financial Cards by Category: Number of Cards in Circulation 2014-2019
Table 8 Financial Cards by Category: Number of Accounts 2014-2019
Table 9 Financial Cards Transactions by Category: Value 2014-2019
Table 10 Financial Cards by Category: Number of Transactions 2014-2019
Table 11 Consumer Payments by Category: Value 2014-2019
Table 12 Consumer Payments by Category: Number of Transactions 2014-2019
Table 13 M-Commerce by Category: Value 2014-2019
Table 14 M-Commerce by Category: % Value Growth 2014-2019
Table 15 Financial Cards: Number of Cards by Issuer 2014-2018
Table 16 Financial Cards: Number of Cards by Operator 2014-2018
Table 17 Financial Cards: Card Payment Transactions Value by Operator 2014-2018
Table 18 Financial Cards: Card Payment Transactions Value by Issuer 2014-2018
Table 19 Forecast Financial Cards by Category: Number of Cards in Circulation 2019-2024
Table 20 Forecast Financial Cards by Category: Number of Accounts 2019-2024
Table 21 Forecast Financial Cards Transactions by Category: Value 2019-2024
Table 22 Forecast Financial Cards by Category: Number of Transactions 2019-2024
Table 23 Forecast Consumer Payments by Category: Value 2019-2024
Table 24 Forecast Consumer Payments by Category: Number of Transactions 2019-2024
Table 25 Forecast M-Commerce by Category: Value 2019-2024
Table 26 Forecast M-Commerce by Category: % Value Growth 2019-2024
Sources
Summary 1 Research Sources
Headlines
Prospects
Struggling Economy Limits Appeal of Charge Cards
Small Niche of Privilege Charge Cards As Loyalty Devices
Islamic Banking Could Provide Opportunities As "cashback Cards" for Charge Cards
Competitive Landscape
American Express Remains the Sole Charge Card Operator in Egypt
American Express Adjusts Its Competitive Strategy
Bank Audi Offering A Range of Islamic Financing Products
Category Data
Table 27 Charge Cards: Number of Cards in Circulation 2014-2019
Table 28 Charge Cards Transactions 2014-2019
Table 29 Charge Cards in Circulation: % Growth 2014-2019
Table 30 Charge Cards Transactions: % Growth 2014-2019
Table 31 Commercial Charge Cards: Number of Cards in Circulation 2014-2019
Table 32 Commercial Charge Cards Transactions 2014-2019
Table 33 Commercial Charge Cards in Circulation: % Growth 2014-2019
Table 34 Commercial Charge Cards Transactions: % Growth 2014-2019
Table 35 Personal Charge Cards: Number of Cards in Circulation 2014-2019
Table 36 Personal Charge Cards Transactions 2014-2019
Table 37 Personal Charge Cards in Circulation: % Growth 2014-2019
Table 38 Personal Charge Cards Transactions: % Growth 2014-2019
Table 39 Charge Cards: Number of Cards by Issuer 2014-2018
Table 40 Charge Cards: Number of Cards by Operator 2014-2018
Table 41 Charge Cards Payment Transaction Value by Issuer 2014-2018
Table 42 Charge Cards Payment Transaction Value by Operator 2014-2018
Table 43 Commercial Charge Cards: Number of Cards by Issuer 2014-2018
Table 44 Commercial Charge Cards: Number of Cards by Operator 2014-2018
Table 45 Commercial Charge Cards Payment Transaction Value by Issuer 2014-2018
Table 46 Commercial Charge Cards Payment Transaction Value by Operator 2014-2018
Table 47 Personal Charge Cards: Number of Cards by Issuer 2014-2018
Table 48 Personal Charge Cards: Number of Cards by Operator 2014-2018
Table 49 Personal Charge Cards Transaction Value by Issuer 2014-2018
Table 50 Personal Charge Cards Transaction Value by Operator 2014-2018
Table 51 Forecast Charge Cards: Number of Cards in Circulation 2019-2024
Table 52 Forecast Charge Cards Transactions 2019-2024
Table 53 Forecast Charge Cards in Circulation: % Growth 2019-2024
Table 54 Forecast Charge Cards Transactions: % Growth 2019-2024
Table 55 Forecast Commercial Charge Cards: Number of Cards in Circulation 2019-2024
Table 56 Forecast Commercial Charge Cards Transactions 2019-2024
Table 57 Forecast Commercial Charge Cards in Circulation: % Growth 2019-2024
Table 58 Forecast Commercial Charge Cards Transactions: % Growth 2019-2024
Table 59 Forecast Personal Charge Cards: Number of Cards in Circulation 2019-2024
Table 60 Forecast Personal Charge Cards Transactions 2019-2024
Table 61 Forecast Personal Charge Cards in Circulation: % Growth 2019-2024
Table 62 Forecast Personal Charge Cards Transactions: % Growth 2019-2024
Headlines
Prospects
Banks and Merchants Teaming Up To Offer Deals To Consumers
Credit Card Payments Will Benefit From Cbe's Plans for A Million Electronic Points of Sale by 2021
Economic Improvements Support Expansion of Commercial Credit Cards
Competitive Landscape
Mastercard Remains the Leading Credit Card Operator in Value Terms
National Bank of Egypt Remains the Leading Credit Card Issuer
Banks Use Loyalty and Reward Programmes To Stimulate Credit Card Spending
Category Data
Table 63 Credit Cards: Number of Cards in Circulation 2014-2019
Table 64 Credit Cards Transactions 2014-2019
Table 65 Credit Cards in Circulation: % Growth 2014-2019
Table 66 Credit Cards Transactions: % Growth 2014-2019
Table 67 Commercial Credit Cards: Number of Cards in Circulation 2014-2019
Table 68 Commercial Credit Cards Transactions 2014-2019
Table 69 Commercial Credit Cards in Circulation: % Growth 2014-2019
Table 70 Commercial Credit Cards Transactions: % Growth 2014-2019
Table 71 Personal Credit Cards: Number of Cards in Circulation 2014-2019
Table 72 Personal Credit Cards Transactions 2014-2019
Table 73 Personal Credit Cards in Circulation: % Growth 2014-2019
Table 74 Personal Credit Cards Transactions: % Growth 2014-2019
Table 75 Credit Cards: Number of Cards by Issuer 2014-2018
Table 76 Credit Cards: Number of Cards by Operator 2014-2018
Table 77 Credit Cards Payment Transaction Value by Issuer 2014-2018
Table 78 Credit Cards Payment Transaction Value by Operator 2014-2018
Table 79 Commercial Credit Cards: Number of Cards by Issuer 2014-2018
Table 80 Commercial Credit Cards: Number of Cards by Operator 2014-2018
Table 81 Commercial Credit Cards Payment Transaction Value by Issuer 2014-2018
Table 82 Commercial Credit Cards Payment Transaction Value by Operator 2014-2018
Table 83 Personal Credit Cards: Number of Cards by Issuer 2014-2018
Table 84 Personal Credit Cards: Number of Cards by Operator 2014-2018
Table 85 Personal Credit Cards Payment Transaction Value by Issuer 2014-2018
Table 86 Personal Credit Cards Payment Transaction Value by Operator 2014-2018
Table 87 Forecast Credit Cards: Number of Cards in Circulation 2019-2024
Table 88 Forecast Credit Cards Transactions 2019-2024
Table 89 Forecast Credit Cards in Circulation: % Growth 2019-2024
Table 90 Forecast Credit Cards Transactions: % Growth 2019-2024
Table 91 Forecast Commercial Credit Cards: Number of Cards in Circulation 2019-2024
Table 92 Forecast Commercial Credit Cards Transactions 2019-2024
Table 93 Forecast Commercial Credit Cards in Circulation: % Growth 2019-2024
Table 94 Forecast Commercial Credit Cards Transactions: % Growth 2019-2024
Table 95 Forecast Personal Credit Cards: Number of Cards in Circulation 2019-2024
Table 96 Forecast Personal Credit Cards Transactions 2019-2024
Table 97 Forecast Personal Credit Cards in Circulation: % Growth 2019-2024
Table 98 Forecast Personal Credit Cards Transactions: % Growth 2019-2024
Headlines
Prospects
Digital Banking Services Helping To Improve the Performance of Debit Cards
Government-issued Meeza Card Could Result in A Major Shift in the World of Debit Payments
Increased Awareness of and Confidence in Using Financial Services
Competitive Landscape
Mastercard and VISA the Dominant Debit Card Operators, National Bank of Egypt the Leading Debit Card Issuer
Regional Banks Eying the Egyptian Market
Cbe Selects 28 Banks for Mobile Payments As Bank Misr Commits To Supplying 250,000 Qr Codes
Category Data
Table 99 Debit Cards: Number of Cards in Circulation 2014-2019
Table 100 Debit Cards Transactions 2014-2019
Table 101 Debit Cards in Circulation: % Growth 2014-2019
Table 102 Debit Cards Transactions: % Growth 2014-2019
Table 103 Debit Cards: Number of Cards by Issuer 2014-2018
Table 104 Debit Cards: Number of Cards by Operator 2014-2018
Table 105 Debit Cards Payment Transaction Value by Issuer 2014-2018
Table 106 Debit Cards Payment Transaction Value by Operator 2014-2018
Table 107 Forecast Debit Cards: Number of Cards in Circulation 2019-2024
Table 108 Forecast Debit Cards Transactions 2019-2024
Table 109 Forecast Debit Cards in Circulation: % Growth 2019-2024
Table 110 Forecast Debit Cards Transactions: % Growth 2019-2024
Headlines
Prospects
Government's New Meeza Cards To Drive Financial Inclusion and Transition To A Cashless Society
Gift Cards Growing in Popularity and Offering Potential for Growth
More Businesses Turn To Open Loop Cards for Payroll Needs
Competitive Landscape
VISA Remains the Leading Operator in Open Loop Pre-paid Cards
National Bank of Egypt and Bank Misr Are the Leading Issuers of Pre-paid Cards
Non-banking Entities Embrace Closed Loop Pre-paid Cards
Category Data
Table 111 Pre-paid Cards: Number of Cards in Circulation 2014-2019
Table 112 Pre-paid Cards Transactions 2014-2019
Table 113 Pre-paid Cards in Circulation: % Growth 2014-2019
Table 114 Pre-paid Cards Transactions: % Growth 2014-2019
Table 115 Closed Loop Pre-paid Cards Transactions 2014-2019
Table 116 Closed Loop Pre-paid Cards Transactions: % Growth 2014-2019
Table 117 Open Loop Pre-paid Cards Transactions 2014-2019
Table 118 Open Loop Pre-paid Cards Transactions: % Growth 2014-2019
Table 119 Pre-paid Cards: Number of Cards by Issuer 2014-2018
Table 120 Pre-paid Cards: Number of Cards by Operator 2014-2018
Table 121 Pre-paid Cards Transaction Value by Issuer 2014-2018
Table 122 Pre-paid Cards Transaction Value by Operator 2014-2018
Table 123 Closed Loop Pre-paid Cards: Number of Cards by Issuer 2014-2018
Table 124 Closed Loop Pre-paid Cards: Number of Cards by Operator 2014-2018
Table 125 Closed Loop Pre-paid Cards Transaction Value by Issuer 2014-2018
Table 126 Closed Loop Pre-paid Cards Transaction Value by Operator 2014-2018
Table 127 Open Loop Pre-paid Cards: Number of Cards by Issuer 2014-2018
Table 128 Open Loop Pre-paid Cards: Number of Cards by Operator 2014-2018
Table 129 Open Loop Pre-paid Cards Transaction Value by Issuer 2014-2018
Table 130 Open Loop Pre-paid Cards Transaction Value by Operator 2014-2018
Table 131 Forecast Pre-paid Cards: Number of Cards in Circulation 2019-2024
Table 132 Forecast Pre-paid Cards Transactions 2019-2024
Table 133 Forecast Pre-paid Cards in Circulation: % Growth 2019-2024
Table 134 Forecast Pre-paid Cards Transactions: % Growth 2019-2024
Table 135 Forecast Closed Loop Pre-paid Cards Transactions 2019-2024
Table 136 Forecast Closed Loop Pre-paid Cards Transactions: % Growth 2019-2024
Table 137 Forecast Open Loop Pre-paid Cards Transactions 2019-2024
Prospects
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