This year number of payment cards has increased by 16%


October 22, Fineko/abc.az. The number of payment cards in circulation in the banking system at the end of September, taking into account last month, increased by 173,000 cards up to 10.429 million cards (16.3% more versus Jan-Sept 2020), ABC.AZ reports with reference to the Central Bank.

It is reported that the growth on debit cards was 15.4% and on credit cards - 23.3%.

The number of salary cards increased by 133,000, credit cards by 246,000, and the rest cards by 1.1 million cards against the same period of 2020.