World Payments
Report 2017

As a follow up to our successful World Payments Report (WPR) collaboration last year, Capgemini and BNP Paribas have partnered again—this time to present a special two-part WPR 2017. A recognized leader in transaction banking and cash management, BNP Paribas’ deep industry knowledge adds keen perspective to our 2017 report, particularly when it comes to corporate and institutional banking.

‘WPR 2017- A preview into the global payments landscape’ is available online, now. Take a look...for in-depth historical analysis of the global non-cash transaction market as well as a global review of key regulatory and industry initiatives (KRIIs). And, stay tuned for forward-looking analysis and even more industry assessment in WPR 2017, to be published in October.

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North America Upward growth to5.4%
Latin America Upward growth to4.8%
Mature Markets Upward growth to6.8% 68.3% Market Share
Global Growth Upward growth to11.2%
Mature APAC Upward growth to9.6%
Europe Upward growth to7.5%
Developing Markets Upward growth to21.6% 31.7% Market Share
CEMEA Upward growth to16.4%
Emerging Asia Upward growth to43.4%
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Non-cash Payments Mix

With the exception of checks, all payment instrument transaction volumes gained ground in 2015. Card payments grew the fastest with a 1.2% gain in share of global non-cash transactions, increasing from 65% in 2014 to 66.2% in 2015. Credit transfer volumes grew by more than 12% during 2015, all regions recording surges. Direct Debit total growth jumped globally from 6.6% in 2014 to more than 10% in 2015. The growing popularity of electronic payments contributed to the decline of check use in 2015, which fell by 13.4%.

Payments Mix Cash Usage
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Key Regulatory
and Industry Initiatives

The Payments industry is feeling the impact from key regulatory industry initiatives (KRIIs). The result? Transformation of processes, business models and solutions.

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Point of View

On January 13, 2018, PSD2 will be in effect. Before then, there are many targets to be monitored and the process of transposing appears somewhat muddled with some banks fearing a lack of synchronization between EU members. Similarly, there's concern that momentum surrounding Regulatory Technical Standards (RTS) may be lost as it is slated to go into effect 12-16 months after PSD2.

In Asia-Pacific, there is a diverse regulatory landscape with recent unprecedented activity in key economies and rules targeting currency and exchange limits. Corporate CFOs and treasurers must be agile to navigate this dynamic environment.

PSD2: The Road Ahead Asia-Pacific Payment Regulation
Customer demands, entry of non-banks, and channel
convergence are primary drivers for customer-facing”
There is a strong inclination towards quick
prioritization of payments processing

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