Payment intermediation

13. May

April 2022

Total turnover of domestic payment cards amounted to 102.1 b.kr., in April 2022. Total turnover of debit cards was 45.0 b.kr and of credit cards was 57.1 b.kr.

Domestic turnover of payment cards in Icelandic retail outlets amounted to 79.0 b.kr., a 11.0 b.kr. increase from the year before. The turnover comprised of a 37.4 b.kr. debit card turnover and a 41.6 b.kr. turnover of credit cards. Turnover of payment cards in retail outlets abroad amounted to 20.3 b.kr., a 11.6 b.kr. increase from the previous year.

Total turnover of foreign payment cards in Iceland in April 2022 amounted to 14.8 b.kr., a increase of 11.8 b.kr. from the year before.

Payment intermediation data is based on information from Icelandic credit card companies. Please note that turnover of domestic debit cards in banks and ATMs and turnover of credit cards per. billing period is excluded from Sept. 2020 onwards.

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