October 19th, 2016
In Q3 2016, the global economic outlook declined as mounting uncertainty in Europe, the UK and the US outweighed any boost from the BRICs. This quarter, fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) forecast growth revisions from Euromonitor International’s Industry Forecast Model generally point to marginal retail sales downgrades through 2020.
March 4th, 2015
The global female population totalled an estimated 3.6 billion in 2014 and is expected to reach 4.2 billion by 2030. Average disposable income amongst women is the highest it’s ever been, and women are living longer than men.
February 29th, 2012
While vast challenges serve as headwinds for the global economy, financial cards continue to siphon payment volume share from paper. Buoyed by a host of drivers, electronic payments appear well positioned to enlarge its piece of the consumer payment market. The presentation aims to highlight the key dynamics at play in the payment landscape and […]
March 24th, 2011
La mejora en los estándares de vida, la transferencia tecnológica y mayor acceso a productos como nunca antes en la historia, se han convertido en los grandes estimuladores del consumo en América Latina. La industria del retail vive una expansión de infraestructura sin precedentes. La mejora de las vías de comunicación y logística están asentando […]
January 13th, 2011
While developed markets struggle with the pace and depth of recovery in the wake of the economic downturn, the emerging market card payment landscape serves as a crucial growth engine going forward. Buoyed by vast opportunities tethered to the newly empowered consumer, many challenges still exist along the path to growth. For every opportunity to convert […]