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United States Merchant Acquirers Confront Disruptive Payments Industry Forces (2019 Report): First Data, WorldPay, Chase Merchant Services, Elavon, Global Payments, and TSYS are the Market Leaders - ResearchAndMarkets.com

February 18, 2019

DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 18, 2019--The “U.S. Merchant Acquirers Confront Disruptive Payments Industry Forces” report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com’s offering.

Changing competitive dynamics are the new normal within the U.S. payments industry. Increasing disruptive forces and new entrants present strategic threats to traditional merchant acquirers.

U.S. Merchant Acquirers Confront Disruptive Payments Industry Forces discusses major factors impacting the industry’s long-time players. Additionally, the report profiles leading merchant acquirers and estimates their U.S. market share.

Incumbent merchant acquirers have not been oblivious to changes taking place within their segment of the U.S. payments ecosystem. Most have been offering more added-value services in recent years as well as actively pursuing mergers and acquisitions.

But now, rapidly evolving consumer shopping behavior, and growth of e-commerce and mobile payments methods, have become game-changers, forcing traditional acquirers to take action or be left behind, commented the author of this report.

Highlights of this research report include:

Disruptive forces facing merchant acquirers Expanding merchant business needs New opportunities appearing in the payments landscape Leading merchant acquirer competitive summaries Comparative market positioning

Topics Covered

Executive Summary

Payments Industry Dynamics are Changing

Rapid Consolidation Within the Ranks of Merchant Acquirers Merchant Needs are Shifting to Value-Added Services

Disruptive Forces Facing Merchant Acquirers

Global Trends Pushing Down Transaction Fees Alternative Payments and Fintechs Can Change the Rules of Competition Gateways and E-Commerce Mobile POS (mPOS) Gives Small Business Another Option

Incumbent Acquirers Leverage New Opportunities

In-Store Retail is Not Dead Finding Technology Partners to Drive New Markets International Markets

Estimated U.S. Market Share

Competitive Summaries: Market Leaders

First Data WorldPay Chase Merchant Services Elavon Global Payments TSYS

Comparative Market Positioning

Conclusions & Implications

Companies Mentioned

Adyen Affirm Amazon Bank of America Best Buy BlueSnap CardFree Checkout.com Citibank BBVA Compass Early Warning Elavon First Data Fiserv Global Payments Home Depot Klarna Lowe’s Macy’s Mastercard PayPal Paysafe PNC Bank Poynt Santander ShopKeep Square Stripe SunTrust Target TSYS US Bank Verifone Visa Walmart Wells Fargo Worldpay

For more information about this report visit https://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/wz8qlr/united_states?w=4

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