Global Prepaid Cards Markets, 2019-2024 - Prepaid Payroll Cards Expected to Witness Robust Growth -

DUBLIN--()--The "Prepaid Cards - Market Analysis, Trends, and Forecasts" report has been added to's offering.

The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Latin America, and Rest of World. Annual estimates and forecasts are provided for the period 2016 through 2024. Also, a five-year historic analysis is provided for these markets.

This report analyzes the worldwide markets in US$ Million by the following Segments:

  • Closed Loop
  • Open Loop

The report profiles 154 companies including many key and niche players such as:

  • AccountNow, Inc. (USA)
  • ACE Cash Express, Inc. (USA)
  • American Express Company (USA)
  • Blackhawk Network, Inc. (USA)
  • Caxton FX Limited (UK)
  • Edenred S.A. (France)
  • Green Dot Corporation (USA)
  • Kaiku Finance, LLC (USA)
  • MasterCard, Inc. (USA)
  • MetaBank, Inc. (USA)
  • Mint Technology Corporation (Canada)
  • The Bancorp Bank (USA)
  • The Western Union Company (USA)
  • Travelex Group Limited (UK)
  • Visa, Inc. (USA)
  • Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (USA)
  • WEX, Inc. (USA)

Topics Covered



  • Prepaid Cards
  • A Brighter Prospect in Cards amid Growing Digital Payments
  • Banks Go the Prepaid Way
  • Underbanked Consumers
  • Evolving as a Potential Market
  • Prepaid Eye the Upmarket
  • Gaining Popularity among Millennials
  • Consumer Shift from Cash to Card Based Purchase Transactions Propels Demand
  • Market Gains from Increased Retailer Acceptance of Card Based Payments
  • New and Innovative Prepaid Cards Garner Attention
  • Prepaid Cards Offer Stiff Competition to Debit Cards
  • Prepaid Payroll Cards Expected to Witness Robust Growth
  • Retailer Specific-Prepaid Cards Gain Popularity in Developed Markets
  • Retailers Eye Gift Cards to Build Loyal Customers
  • Innovations Sustain Growth in Gift Cards Market
  • Cohesive and Innovative Strategies
  • Key to Success of Gift Card Programs in Retail
  • Ease of Handling Drives Use of Digital Gift Cards for Incentives and Rewards Applications
  • Omni-channel Shopping is Here to Stay
  • Prepaid Travel Cards Grab Eyeballs
  • Chip Technology Makes Way into Prepaid Cards for Enhanced Security
  • Prepaid Cards Provides Hope for Better Travel Insurance Services
  • Competitive Landscape
  • An Insight into the Prepaid Card Value Chain
  • Prepaid Value Chain: Role and Revenue Driver by Category
  • Evolving Prepaid Value Chain amidst Changing Environment
  • Challenges & Issues
  • Dearth of Consumer Awareness
  • A Major Challenge
  • High and Non-Standard Fees
  • A Major Hindrance to Growth
  • Need for Regulatory Tabs
  • Increasing Frauds and Abetting Criminal Activity
  • The Achilles' Heel of Prepaid Cards Business


  • Definition
  • Historical Background
  • Typical Fees and Charges Applicable to Prepaid Cards
  • Comparison between Credit Card, Debit Card and Prepaid Card
  • Segments
  • Closed Loop
  • Open Loop
  • Types
  • Gift Cards
  • Payroll Cards
  • Travel Cards
  • Transportation Cards
  • Incentive/Reward Cards
  • Teen Cards
  • Government Disbursement Cards
  • Advantages
  • Disadvantages


  • Transcorp Launches Pre-paid Cards
  • bitFlyer Introduces Bitcoin Visa Prepaid Card
  • Hawk Incentives Rolls Out Open-loop Mastercard Prepaid Card
  • Netspend and United Airlines Launch MileagePlus GO Visa Prepaid Card
  • allpay Rolls Out Prepaid Expenses Card for Staff
  • Deer Jet Rolls Out Prepaid FBO Card
  • Manappuram Finance to Launch New Prepaid Card
  • Wentworth Launches WinStreak Visa Prepaid Card
  • VMoney and CTBC Launch Prepaid Visa Card
  • Festipay Rolls Out Festipay Limited Edition Prepaid Card
  • Amadeus Unveils New Pre-Paid Card Service
  • FreeCharge Launches FreeCharge Go Prepaid Cards
  • Oxigen Wallet Rolls Out Visa-Powered Mobile Virtual Cards for e-commerce Transactions
  • ACB and JCB Launch ACB-JCB Prepaid Card in Vietnam
  • Paytm Introduces Virtual Prepaid Card in Alliance with ICICI Bank
  • Netflix Rolls Out New Prepaid Gift Cards in Ireland


  • IDFC Bank and MobiKwik Partner for Virtual Visa Prepaid Card
  • Stack Partners with Mastercard for Prepaid Card
  • American Express Teams Up with InComm to Distribute Prepaid Reloadable and Gift Cards
  • PayPal, Mastercard Expand Agreement for Virtual Prepaid Cards to Asia-Pacific
  • Wirecard Acquires Citi Prepaid Card Services
  • WEX Inks Agreement with HitchHiker for Virtual Payments
  • ItzCash and RBL Team Up for RuPay Platinum Prepaid Card
  • Raise Takes Over Slide
  • WEX and Ypsilon.Net Sign International Agreement
  • Blackhawk Network Acquires extrameasures
  • SVM Takes Over 1to1 Card
  • Blackhawk Network Takes Over NimbleCommerce
  • Wirecard to Issue Mondo's Prepaid Cards
  • UBA Rolls Out New Prepaid Card



Total Companies Profiled: 154 (including Divisions/Subsidiaries 164)

  • The United States (79)
  • Canada (7)
  • Japan (2)
  • Europe (27)
    • France (2)
    • Germany (2)
    • The United Kingdom (16)
    • Spain (2)
    • Rest of Europe (7)
  • Asia-Pacific (Excluding Japan) (37)
  • Middle East (8)
  • Latin America (1)
  • Africa (3)

For more information about this report visit

Laura Wood, Senior Press Manager
For E.S.T Office Hours Call 1-917-300-0470
For U.S./CAN Toll Free Call 1-800-526-8630
For GMT Office Hours Call +353-1-416-8900
Related Topics: Bank Cards

Laura Wood, Senior Press Manager
For E.S.T Office Hours Call 1-917-300-0470
For U.S./CAN Toll Free Call 1-800-526-8630
For GMT Office Hours Call +353-1-416-8900
Related Topics: Bank Cards