From the Collaborative Bond and Money Market Data Portal
The Bank – Credit Card, or Credit Card industry consists of financial institutions that creates a temporary revolving line of credit for cardholders and processes card transactions on a both a consumer and commercial level.
The Industry Sector is a classification that describes the activity of an entity within the economy. The classification is based on where the relevant entity derives the majority of its revenue.
In the Collaborative Bond and Money Market Data Model the Credit Card Industry Sector appears within the Industry Sector Type: Bank. Accordingly, this entity has a specific banking license from the regulator in its home jurisdiction.
CMDportal uses industry sector classifications both at the Legal Entity level, as well as at the Group level. At the Legal Entity level the entity is classified by their actual industry activity. Accordingly, we classify an issuer of Asset Backed Securities that is part of a credit card conglomerate as an ABS type issuer at the entity level but at the group level as for example a “Bank – Credit Card.”
Based on available data, on the 18th of April 2018 the size of the Credit Card Bond Market at entity level was USD111bn equivalent, whilst the size of the ABS – Credit Card Receivables was USD44bn. At the group level, the size of the Credit Card Bond Market market was USD11bn equivalent.
For information on issues in Credit Card Bond Market, please use CMDportal's instrument search tool.
For information on the size of the Credit Card Bond Market, please use CMDportal's data sheet tool.
For information on the composition of the Credit Card Bond Market, please use CMDportal's issuer search tool.
For information on active dealers in the Credit Card Bond Market, please use CMDportal's dealer search tool.
For information on active investors in the Credit Card Bond Market, please use CMDportal's investor search tool.