• North America insights on real-time payments

    The North America opportunity for real-time payments represents $18.5T in addressable payment volume.1 This report looks at the market size and demand for funds disbursements, a fast growth segment.


The growing expectation to have immediate access to money is changing the way consumers, merchants, corporations, financial institutions, and governments send and receive payments. In 2018, Visa commissioned research with Aite Group to understand the disbursement payment preferences of consumer and business recipients in North America. The research also explored corporate payer sentiment towards offering real-time² payments and choices on improving the customer experience and on providing a frictionless, digital experience that meets fast-changing consumer preferences and rising global payments challenges.

North America funds disbursements insights

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North America insights on real-time payments report

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