You are here: HomeSolutionsIndustriesConsumer Finance
RSS print

Market research for the consumer finance industry

Euromonitor has the world’s most comprehensive research on the consumer finance industry. We monitor and analyse industry trends in consumer finance globally, including in-depth data on market share and market size – from the “big picture” down to specific category levels. Categories in consumer finance include:


Euromonitor data and market analysis advances your knowledge of the industry and its competitive environment, ensuring accurate and focused strategies for your business. Our market research can be used throughout your entire organisation, including strategic development, marketing, mergers and acquisitions, and brand management.

results

 

Country Report

Consumer Lending in Colombia

With signs of economy recovery and inflation control as a priority, the Central Bank is increasing the reference interest rate and the market is gradually experiencing more expensive loans. Along with the internal factors, it is a worldwide ...

Oct 2014 | US$1,900 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Financial Cards and Payments in Colombia

Undoubtedly, the 4 por mil has become a convenient tax for the government and a source of funds to cope with any conjuncture and it is proving difficult to relinquish. Created in 1998 as “2 por mil” (2 pesos for each Col$1,000?] transacted are ...

Oct 2014 | US$1,900 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Consumer Lending in Japan

In 2014, consumer lending slightly grew in gross lending value terms. Card lending and auto lending had strong performances among others, which led to the positive performance of the overall consumer lending market. The VAT increase was one of the ...

Oct 2014 | US$1,900 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Financial Cards and Payments in Japan

In 2014, card payments continued to see strong growth in value terms. Whilst Japanese consumers remain largely cash-reliant, cash transactions continued to decrease with more transactions made via cards. Credit cards and pre-paid cards are the two ...

Oct 2014 | US$1,900 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Consumer Lending in Spain

Still weak, but the economic situation in Spain seems to be improving slowly. Unemployment rates are declining gradually, while macro-economic indicators like GDP have been showing positive rates over the last two quarters. Consumer confidence is ...

Oct 2014 | US$1,900 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Financial Cards and Payments in Argentina

With a double-digit annual inflation rate that is trending up, inflation remains one of the main challenges ahead for the Argentine economy. Interest rates in local Pesos for fixed-term deposits remain lower than inflation rates, resulting in a ...

Oct 2014 | US$1,900 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Consumer Lending in Argentina

After the US$95 billion default of 2001, Argentina to deal with the 8% of bondholders that have not accepted both restructurings offered in 2005 and 2010. Given the issue was made under New York legislation, litigation continues with an undefined ...

Oct 2014 | US$1,900 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Financial Cards and Payments in Australia

Changes in consumer expectations, including immediate consumption and access to multiple payment options, has forced regulators and players to further invest in the consumer payments landscape. In fact, from a regulatory perspective, several new ...

Oct 2014 | US$1,900 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Consumer Lending in Australia

Following a sequence of eight rate cuts by the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) since 2011, in June 2014 the RBA confirmed that the official cash rate was going to be kept on hold at 2.5%, with no additional changes before the end of the year. ...

Oct 2014 | US$1,900 | Pages: 12 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Consumer Lending in Brazil

Economic activity in Brazil worsened in 2014. The country’s GDP continued to underperform far below its potential, the inflation rate reached the top of the Banco Central do Brasil’s target range and the level of household indebtedness remained high....

Oct 2014 | US$1,900 | Pages: 13 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Financial Cards and Payments in Israel

Financial cards and payments continued to grow as a result of decreasing purchasing power amongst consumers. The options of either disallowing spending beyond the available cash through debit cards, or deferred payments with credit purchases, make ...

Oct 2014 | US$1,900 | Pages: 59 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Consumer Lending in Israel

In 2014 consumer lending continued to increase; however, at a slower pace than in the previous year. The categories with the highest growth in outstanding balance terms lending were card lending and mortgages/housing. Many people were forced to live ...

Oct 2014 | US$1,900 | Pages: 12 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Financial Cards and Payments in Greece

The ongoing recession which hit the Greek economy continued to put immense pressure on consumer spending, and this had an adverse effect on payments, whether electronic payments or cash transactions. Tumbling disposable incomes, high unemployment ...

Oct 2014 | US$1,900 | Pages: 66 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Financial Cards and Payments in Morocco

Continued economic growth and a subsequent rise in consumer expenditure in Morocco ensured a steady increase in total card payment transaction volumes in 2014. Transaction value grew at an even faster pace, as standards of living continued to ...

Oct 2014 | US$1,900 | Pages: 64 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Consumer Lending in Egypt

The unstable economic and political situation in Egypt continued to affect consumer lending towards the end of the review period. In 2013, both gross lending and the outstanding balance increased at a slower pace than during preceding years, as ...

Oct 2014 | US$1,900 | Pages: 12 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Consumer Lending in Greece

Caution was the key characteristic of consumer lending in 2014, as everybody sought to confirm whether stabilisation was a real trend, or just political optimism. For this reason, consumer credit in Greece remained at extremely low levels during ...

Oct 2014 | US$1,900 | Pages: 17 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Consumer Lending in Morocco

Consumer lending in Morocco prospered over the review period, driven by the rising number of middle-class households and continued economic growth. With Moroccan consumers becoming more accustomed to the concept of borrowing money from banks, more ...

Oct 2014 | US$1,900 | Pages: 14 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Consumer Lending in Turkey

In 2014, growth in consumer lending gross lending slowed to a single-digit increase, compared with double-digit average growth recorded during the review period 2009-2014. Growth in consumer lending was primarily affected by the slower growth ...

Oct 2014 | US$1,900 | Pages: 14 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Financial Cards and Payments in Turkey

In 2014, financial cards and payments demonstrated volume and current value growth, despite the slowdown in the Turkish economy. Growth was fuelled by the growing number of cards in circulation, the higher number of ATMs and POS terminals, as well as...

Oct 2014 | US$1,900 | Pages: 60 | Add to cart | View details

Global Briefing Series

Consumer Finance Global Briefings

This subscription includes every Global Briefing published in the last year and in the next 12 months. It also gives you global and regional market size and share statistics, profiles of the top global companies and articles on industry trends.

Sep 2014 | US$16,500 | Add to cart | View details

Passport

Passport Consumer Finance Americas

All current Consumer Finance data and analysis for 8 North and Latin American countries. Includes access to specialized research teams, competitor insight, country reports, historic and forecast data, plus advanced data modelling tools, breaking news...

Sep 2014 | US$20,000 | Add to cart | View details

Passport

Passport Consumer Finance Asia Pacific and Australasia

All current Consumer Finance data and analysis for 13 Asia Pacific and Australasia countries. Includes access to specialized research teams, competitor insight, country reports, historic and forecast data, plus advanced data modelling tools, breaking...

Sep 2014 | US$25,000 | Add to cart | View details

Passport

Passport Consumer Finance Eastern Europe

All current Consumer Finance data and analysis for 6 Eastern European countries. Includes access to specialized research teams, competitor insight, country reports, historic and forecast data, plus advanced data modeling tools, breaking news and more

Sep 2014 | US$20,000 | Add to cart | View details

Passport

Passport Consumer Finance Middle East and Africa

All current Consumer Finance data and analysis for 6 Middle East and African countries. Includes access to specialized research teams, competitor insight, country reports, historic and forecast data, plus advanced data modelling tools, breaking news ...

Sep 2014 | US$16,700 | Add to cart | View details

Passport

Passport Consumer Finance Western Europe

All current Consumer Finance data and analysis for 13 Western European countries. Includes access to specialized research teams, competitor insight, country reports, historic and forecast data, plus advanced data modelling tools, breaking news and ...

Sep 2014 | US$25,000 | Add to cart | View details

Passport

Passport Consumer Finance Global

All of our data and analysis for Consumer Finance in 46 countries. Includes 14 years of comparable data, advanced modelling tools, global and regional analysis, company profiles, strategic briefings, articles, datagraphics, videos and podcasts.

Sep 2014 | US$80,000 | Add to cart | View details

Company Profile

PayPal Inc in Consumer Finance

PayPal is one of the largest online payment networks, with 150 million registered users globally. Acquired in 2002 by eBay, PayPal has been remaking itself in recent years as it prepares for the mobile shift in payments. In addition, PayPal is ...

Aug 2014 | US$525 | Add to cart | View details

Global Briefing

The Evolving Open-loop Pre-paid Opportunity

Open-loop pre-paid cards are being used to replace a wide range of traditional electronic and paper transfer channels in both developed and emerging markets. Total payment value on open-loop cards is projected to double over the next five years to ...

Aug 2014 | US$1,200 | Pages: 42 | Add to cart | View details

Global Briefing

The Changing Role of Computers in an Increasingly Connected World

With an increasing number of connected devices including smartphones and wearable electronics, and connected televisions and in-car entertainment systems becoming an integral part of everyday life for a growing number of consumers, the role of ...

Aug 2014 | US$1,200 | Pages: 29 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Financial Cards and Payments in Spain

With the exception of 2012, when numbers were stagnant, the number of financial cards in circulation declined each year over the forecast period. The credit crunch, high unemployment rates and saving habits drastically reduced the number of cards per...

Jul 2014 | US$1,900 | Pages: 74 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Consumer Lending in Hong Kong, China

In 2013, the tightening control on lending market by the Hong Kong government and the relative high loan-to-GDP ratio aroused concerns in loan businesses in Hong Kong. Card lending, non-card lending and mortgage lending all recorded slower growth in ...

Jun 2014 | US$1,900 | Pages: 13 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Financial Cards and Payments in the United Arab Emirates

The pre-paid card market saw strong growth, with leading banks focussing on the unbanked population, particularly targeting low-income expatriate workers. White- and blue-collar expatriates comprise 85% of the UAE’s labour force. 1.8 million ...

Jun 2014 | US$1,900 | Pages: 67 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Financial Cards and Payments in Romania

Romanians cannot seem to be able to move away from cash purchases, even though a large number of urban dwellers own cards and the banks are going out of their way to offer services to spare clients from having to queue. There were four times more ...

Jun 2014 | US$1,900 | Pages: 66 | Add to cart | View details

Global Briefing

Consumer Lending 2014: Trends, Developments and Prospects

The developed world has the largest consumer lending markets, but growth is slowing as borrowing takes off in emerging markets. In emerging markets, the story is about moving the unbanked into the financial mainstream, but this newfound access to ...

Jun 2014 | US$2,000 | Pages: 48 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Financial Cards and Payments in Hong Kong, China

In Hong Kong, GDP growth was modest in 2013 with sluggish external trade and domestic consumption. The operating environment for Hong Kong’s banking industry was challenging due to the consistently low interest rates, reduced business activities and ...

Jun 2014 | US$1,900 | Pages: 65 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Financial Cards and Payments in South Korea

Financial cards in South Korea remained on an upward trend, managing positive growth in terms of card in circulation in 2013. However, the total cards transaction value growth showed slowdown from 2012 when the growth rate fell drastically from 2011....

May 2014 | US$1,900 | Pages: 59 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Financial Cards and Payments in Taiwan

Financial cards recorded moderate growth in transaction value terms in 2013. This was mainly due to the sluggish economy and consumers’ fears of spending beyond their means. The industry’s heavy focus on offering attractive rewards and points for ...

May 2014 | US$1,900 | Pages: 65 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Consumer Lending in Taiwan

Consumer lending in Taiwan has begun a slow recovery following on 2012. Consumer confidence levels remain low. The small boosts in consumer lending levels have resulted from leading players’ aggressive activities to make consumer lending more ...

May 2014 | US$1,900 | Pages: 12 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Financial Cards and Payments in Italy

Pre-paid cards and debit cards remain the favourite types of financial cards amongst Italian consumers, and most of the time they are chosen to the detriment of credit cards and charge cards. In fact, debit cards and pre-paid cards guarantee lower ...

May 2014 | US$1,900 | Pages: 69 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Consumer Lending in Italy

The adverse economic environment in Italy in 2013 continued to negatively influence Italian spending behaviour, with falls noted in overall consumer expenditure due to reductions in income, with negative consequences for consumer lending overall. In ...

May 2014 | US$1,900 | Pages: 15 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Financial Cards and Payments in Hungary

The government introduced, then increased the tax levied on money transfers and cash withdrawals. This new factor pushed cost-sensitive Hungarians towards choosing cheaper banking services. The transaction tax had a positive impact on card payment ...

May 2014 | US$1,900 | Pages: 66 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Consumer Lending in South Korea

Consumer lending saw stable growth in outstanding balance in 2013, and gross lending growth outpaced that of the previous year. As a whole, the market showed signs of stabilizing as a result of social awareness and government efforts to minimise the ...

May 2014 | US$1,900 | Pages: 15 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Financial Cards and Payments in Portugal

In 2013 financial cards and payments experienced a decrease both in terms of number of cards in circulation and transaction value, whilst demand for electronic payments continued to rise. With the concentration on one credit card increasing as a ...

May 2014 | US$1,900 | Pages: 63 | Add to cart | View details

Company Profile

Discover Financial Services Inc in Consumer Finance

Discover Financial Services is a direct lending institution and operates a payment processing network based in the US. The bank has diversified its consumer lending products and activities since going public in 2007 to include home, student and ...

May 2014 | US$525 | Pages: 34 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Consumer Lending in Ukraine

Consumer lending did not manage to recover to pre-crisis levels in 2013 as high interest rates, on mortgages in particular, deterred Ukrainians from asking banks for significant amounts of money to borrow. The situation was somewhat softened by small...

May 2014 | US$1,900 | Pages: 14 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Consumer Lending in the United Arab Emirates

As a result of a decline in consumer lending in terms of the value of the outstanding balance and gross lending in 2009, growth rates in subsequent years continued to be constrained. Due to banks remaining reluctant to lend, this led in turn to a ...

May 2014 | US$1,900 | Pages: 15 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Consumer Lending in Portugal

The eurozone crises and the instability in the global financial system continued to make Portuguese consumers sceptical in 2013. Increased unemployment, especially amongst younger people, discouraged Portuguese consumers from spending money and ...

May 2014 | US$1,900 | Pages: 15 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Financial Cards and Payments in Egypt

Egypt experienced a tumultuous time during the review period, with revolution in 2011 followed by the election of President Morsi in June 2012 and his overthrow just over a year later by the army. The country is facing rising poverty, soaring living ...

May 2014 | US$1,900 | Pages: 39 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Financial Cards and Payments in the Czech Republic

Financial cards and payments continued growing in terms of transaction volume and value. This was driven by growing preference for the usage of cards amongst consumers, as well as promotions from the side of issuers and operators. At the same time, ...

May 2014 | US$1,900 | Pages: 68 | Add to cart | View details

Country Report

Financial Cards and Payments in Ukraine

In 2013 financial cards continued being heavily used for simple cash withdrawal, as the cash culture is particularly strong in Ukraine. However, there were clear trends towards the population gradually finding it convenient to pay with cards, ...

May 2014 | US$1,900 | Pages: 53 | Add to cart | View details
Page 

Recently Viewed Items more ›

    Custom Research Projects

    Passport: Market Intelligence Systems

    Passport Consumer Finance is the leading on-line market intelligence system for strategic, corporate and marketing planning.




    A regional subscription delivers unrivalled levels of research and analysis for consumer finance, helping you make clear, confident decisions.

    Reference Books more ›

    Statistical Reference Handbook

    Statistical Reference Handbook

    Our site uses cookies to improve functionality. Continue if you are happy with this or learn how to manage cookies by clicking here