Prepaid Cards

Report Overview

Juniper Research’s new Prepaid Cards research report provides a highly intuitive analysis of the evolution of this well-established market. Featuring changes to the market due to the pandemic, which segments are most important, and considerations such as fraud risks and the increasing digitisation of issuance and management.

The report also positions 15 prepaid card vendors in our Juniper Research Competitor Leaderboard; providing an invaluable resource for stakeholders seeking to understand the competitive landscape of the market.

The report also presents extensive market forecasts; delivering detailed insights and overall market sizing, usage of these in terms of reloading/top-ups, transaction volume and value, and the total fee revenue for vendors.

This research suite comprises:

  • Strategy & Forecasts (PDF)
  • 5-year Market Sizing & Forecast Spreadsheet (Excel)
  • 12 months’ access to harvest Online Data Platform
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Key Features

  • Market Dynamics: Provides a detailed assessment of how the prepaid cards sector is evolving, leading segments, and what forces will influence this highly dynamic area.
  • Future Outlook & Value Chain Analysis: Future outlook for the development of prepaid cards, combined with a full exploration of the value chain in this highly complex market.
  • Juniper Research Competitor Leaderboard:  Key player capability and capacity assessment for 15 prepaid card vendors:
    • American Express
    • Blackhawk Network
    • CleverCards
    • Discover
    • Edenred
    • FIS
    • Fiserv
    • Green Dot
    • InComm Payments
    • Marqeta
    • Mastercard
    • Netspend
    • Soldo
    • UnionPay
    • Visa
  • Benchmark Industry Forecasts: Forecasts for prepaid cards in issue, reloading volume and value, transaction volume and value, split by total market and digitally-issued cards, as well as fee revenue for the total market, along with splits by our 8 key regions and the 25 countries listed below:
    • Argentina
    • Australia
    • Brazil
    • Canada
    • China
    • Colombia
    • Denmark
    • France
    • Germany
    • India
    • Italy
    • Japan
    • Mexico
    • Netherlands
    • Norway
    • Poland
    • Portugal
    • Saudi Arabia
    • Singapore
    • South Africa
    • South Korea
    • Spain
    • Sweden
    • UK
    • US

Key Questions Answered

  1. What will the total value of the prepaid cards market be in 2026?
  2. What segments are best suited to disruption from prepaid cards?
  3. How will digital issuance and management change the prepaid market?
  4. Where are the biggest opportunities for vendors in the market?
  5. Who are the leading vendors?

Companies Referenced

Included in the Juniper Research Leaderboard: American Express, Blackhawk Network, CleverCards, Discover, Edenred, FIS, Fiserv, Green Dot, InComm Payments, Marqeta, Mastercard, Netspend, Soldo, UnionPay, Visa.
 
Mentioned: 7 Eleven, Accel, Accertify, Access Bank, AccountNow, ACE Cash Express, Advent International, Afterpay, Age UK, Alipay, ALLTEL Information Services, AlRaedah Finance, Aplazame, Apple, Argos, Auka, B4B Payments, Bank Liberty, Barclays, Battery, BBVA, Brighterion, Brinks Money, Carrefour, Central Bank, Certegy, Citi, Clarkebond, Credit Agricole, Credit Sesame, Currys PC World, Dawn, Diners Club International, Disperse, Dozens, eFunds, Expedia, Farmdrop, Finicity, First Data, Flutterwave, Gig Wage, Go2Bank, GoBank, Goldman Sachs, Google, Gymshark, HSBC, Iceland Foods, InComm, Instacart, Interac, Intuit Turbotax, John Lewis, JPMorgan, Kabbage, KeyBanc Capital Markets, Klarna, KLM, Kmart, Kurt Geiger, Magento, Maybank, Metavante, MLB, MLB (Major League Baseball), MoneyPak, Morning, Multiverse, Nandos, Netspend, Novus, O.Vision, OpenCart, PayPal, People Pay, PFC (Personal Finance Co, Premier League Football Clubs, RapidPay, Revolut, Riskified, RiskRecon, Rococo Chocolates, RushCard, Samsung, Santander, SAP Ariba, sarie, Sears, Secret Escapes, SessionM, Shopify, ShopWare, ShopWired, Société Générale, Staley Credit Union, Standard Chartered, Stash, SunGard, Tesco, Tink, Truaxis, Tutuka, Uber, VanillaDirect, Venmo, Verifi, Wagamama, Walmart, Wealthfront, WeChat, Western Union, William Blair, Worldpay, WWE, YAPEAL, Zelle.

Data & Interactive Forecast

Juniper Research’s Prepaid Cards forecast suite includes:
  • Forecast splits for 8 key regions, as well as 25 country-level data splits for:
    • Argentina
    • Australia
    • Brazil
    • Canada
    • China
    • Colombia
    • Denmark
    • France
    • Germany
    • India
    • Italy
    • Japan
    • Mexico
    • Netherlands
    • Norway
    • Poland
    • Portugal
    • Saudi Arabia
    • Singapore
    • South Africa
    • South Korea
    • Spain
    • Sweden
    • UK
    • US
  • Forecasts for prepaid cards :
    • Issued, split by total market and digitally-issued cards
    • Reloading, split by volume and value, as well as by total market and digitally-issued cards
    • Spend, split by volume and value, as well as by total market and digitally-issued cards
    • Fee revenue
  • Interactive scenario tool allowing users to manipulate Juniper Research’s data for four different metrics.
  • Access to the full set of forecast data of 33 tables and more than 8,000 datapoints.
Juniper Research’s highly granular IFxls (interactive Excels) enable clients to manipulate our forecast data and charts to test their own assumptions, by using the interactive scenario tool, and compare select markets side by side in customised charts and tables. Ifxls greatly increase the clients’ ability to both understand a particular market and to integrate their own views into the model.
 

Prepaid Cards Reports

Date
Price

Full Research Suite

Full research suite comprises:

  • PDF report
  • Interactive Forecast IFXL spreadsheet
  • 12 months' access to Prepaid Cards data updates in harvest - find out more

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Jan 2022

$3947

€3588

£2990

PDF Report & Excel

Full research suite comprises:

  • PDF report
  • Interactive Forecast IFXL spreadsheet

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Jan 2022

$2970

€2700

£2250

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Research Details

Publisher:
Juniper Research
Published:
10/01/2022
Author(s):
Nick Maynard
Category:
Fintech & Payments
Regions:
8 Key Regions - includes North America, Latin America, West Europe, Central & East Europe, Far East & China, Indian Subcontinent, Rest of Asia Pacific and Africa & Middle East
Countries:
Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Colombia, Denmark, France, Germany, India, Italy, Japan, South Korea, Mexico, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, UK, USA