In 2018, pre-paid cards continued to grow in terms of both number of cards in circulation and transaction volume and value. Open loop pre-paid cards were the main drivers of growth. Apart from when taking a taxi, more people are paying for their travel via Octopus, the leading open loop pre-paid card in Hong Kong, than cash. For retail and dining, most standard restaurants, convenience stores and supermarkets shops also accept Octopus payments. In fact, most travel books and articles about Hong...

Euromonitor International's Pre-Paid Transactions in Hong Kong, China report establishes the size and structure of the market for ATMs cards, smart cards, credit cards, debit cards, charge cards, pre-paid cards and store cards. It looks at key players in the market (issuers and operators), number of cards in circulation, numbers transactions and value of transactions. It offers strategic analysis of sector forecasts and trends to watch.

Product coverage: Closed Loop Pre-Paid Card Transactions, Open Loop Pre-Paid Card Transactions.

Data coverage: market sizes (historic and forecasts), company shares, brand shares and distribution data.

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- Get a detailed picture of the Pre-Paid Transactions market;
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__Table of Contents__

Euromonitor International

November 2018

LIST OF CONTENTS AND TABLES

#### Headlines

#### Prospects

the Indispensable Open Loop Pre-paid Card

Electronic Payments Pose A Risk To Open Loop Pre-paid Cards

#### Competitive Landscape

Octopus Competes With Other Payment Instruments

#### Category Data

- Table 1 Pre-paid Cards: Number of Cards in Circulation 2013-2018
- Table 2 Pre-paid Cards Transactions 2013-2018
- Table 3 Pre-paid Cards in Circulation: % Growth 2013-2018
- Table 4 Pre-paid Cards Transactions: % Growth 2013-2018
- Table 5 Closed Loop Pre-paid Cards Transactions 2013-2018
- Table 6 Closed Loop Pre-paid Cards Transactions: % Growth 2013-2018
- Table 7 Open Loop Pre-paid Cards Transactions 2013-2018
- Table 8 Open Loop Pre-paid Cards Transactions: % Growth 2013-2018
- Table 9 Pre-paid Cards: Number of Cards by Issuer 2013-2017
- Table 10 Pre-paid Cards: Number of Cards by Operator 2013-2017
- Table 11 Pre-paid Cards Transaction Value by Issuer 2013-2017
- Table 12 Pre-paid Cards Transaction Value by Operator 2013-2017
- Table 13 Closed Loop Pre-paid Cards: Number of Cards by Issuer 2013-2017
- Table 14 Closed Loop Pre-paid Cards: Number of Cards by Operator 2013-2017
- Table 15 Closed Loop Pre-paid Cards Transaction Value by Issuer 2013-2017
- Table 16 Closed Loop Pre-paid Cards Transaction Value by Operator 2013-2017
- Table 17 Open Loop Pre-paid Cards: Number of Cards by Issuer 2013-2017
- Table 18 Open Loop Pre-paid Cards: Number of Cards by Operator 2013-2017
- Table 19 Open Loop Pre-paid Cards Transaction Value by Issuer 2013-2017
- Table 20 Open Loop Pre-paid Cards Transaction Value by Operator 2013-2017
- Table 21 Forecast Pre-paid Cards: Number of Cards in Circulation 2018-2023
- Table 22 Forecast Pre-paid Cards Transactions 2018-2023
- Table 23 Forecast Pre-paid Cards in Circulation: % Growth 2018-2023
- Table 24 Forecast Pre-paid Cards Transactions: % Growth 2018-2023
- Table 25 Forecast Closed Loop Pre-paid Cards Transactions 2018-2023
- Table 26 Forecast Closed Loop Pre-paid Cards Transactions: % Growth 2018-2023
- Table 27 Forecast Open Loop Pre-paid Cards Transactions 2018-2023
- Table 28 Forecast Open Loop Pre-paid Cards Transactions: % Growth 2018-2023

#### Executive Summary

Growing Competition From Mobile Wallets Impacting Traditional Payment Methods

Increasing Usage But Lower Transaction Value

Rewards A Major Marketing Tool

the Race To Frictionless Payments

Unionpay Continues To Gain Ground

#### Market Indicators

- Table 29 Number of POS Terminals: Units 2013-2018
- Table 30 Number of ATMs: Units 2013-2018
- Table 31 Value Lost to Fraud 2013-2018
- Table 32 Card Expenditure by Location 2017
- Table 33 Financial Cards in Circulation by Type: % Number of Cards 2013-2018
- Table 34 Domestic versus Foreign Spend 2018

#### Market Data

- Table 35 Financial Cards by Category: Number of Cards in Circulation 2013-2018
- Table 36 Financial Cards by Category: Number of Accounts 2013-2018
- Table 37 Financial Cards Transactions by Category: Value 2013-2018
- Table 38 Financial Cards by Category: Number of Transactions 2013-2018
- Table 39 Consumer Payments by Category: Value 2013-2018
- Table 40 Consumer Payments by Category: Number of Transactions 2013-2018
- Table 41 M-Commerce by Category: Value 2013-2018
- Table 42 M-Commerce by Category: % Value Growth 2013-2018
- Table 43 Financial Cards: Number of Cards by Issuer 2013-2017
- Table 44 Financial Cards: Number of Cards by Operator 2013-2017
- Table 45 Financial Cards: Card Payment Transactions Value by Operator 2013-2017
- Table 46 Financial Cards: Card Payment Transactions Value by Issuer 2013-2017
- Table 47 Forecast Financial Cards by Category: Number of Cards in Circulation 2018-2023
- Table 48 Forecast Financial Cards by Category: Number of Accounts 2018-2023
- Table 49 Forecast Financial Cards Transactions by Category: Value 2018-2023
- Table 50 Forecast Financial Cards by Category: Number of Transactions 2018-2023
- Table 51 Forecast Consumer Payments by Category: Value 2018-2023
- Table 52 Forecast Consumer Payments by Category: Number of Transactions 2018-2023
- Table 53 Forecast M-Commerce by Category: Value 2018-2023
- Table 54 Forecast M-Commerce by Category: % Value Growth 2018-2023

#### Sources

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