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Global Digital Payments and Fintech Ecosystem

Recent events and consumer trends have accelerated the adoption of new payment methods and technology across the digital payments landscape.

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Digital payment services and financial technology (fintech) more broadly, are reshaping the way in which consumers around the world send, spend and store their money. The COVID-19 outbreak has cast a light on the market impact of these types of services while accelerating their usage and adoption. In many ways, it has served as an inflection point for the industry, leaving in its wake more questions than answers.

In this study commissioned by Discover Global Network, we set out to better understand the current state of affairs in the digital payment ecosystem and explore how consumers across geographies adopt and use digital payments, the role fintech vendors play within the broader ecosystem and how they differentiate, and how fintech vendors think about their partnership strategies.

The information provided herein is sponsored by Discover® Global Network. It is intended for informational purposes, and is not intended as a substitute for professional advice.