Payment Acquiring and Merchant Services in Canada 2013 Update


Over the past five decades, the Canadian payments market has evolved into one of the premier international markets for foreign expansion. Not only do Canada’s proximity and cultural similarities to U.S.-based firms assist in transnational expansion, but the market itself is enticing. As a result, Canada has witnessed broad interest from U.S.-based and international payment industry players.

Published on: April 25, 2013
Author: Tristan Hugo-Webb
Alternate Point of Contact: Amy Dunckelmann


The interested parties are attracted to Canada for a number of reasons, including the stable and well-regulated financial system, robust economic performance record, and a population growing more at ease with new payment technologies. Mercator Advisory Group’s latest report, Payment Acquiring and Merchant Services in Canada: 2013 Update, provides new and updated information on the Canadian payments market with emphasis on the payment acquiring and merchant services space.


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