SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): September 13, 2010
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In anticipation of investor discussions around payments volume, cross border volume and processed transactions growth at upcoming investor meetings and at the Barclays Global Financial Services Conference on Tuesday, September 14, 2010, Visa is providing selected data for July and August 2010.
In July, U.S. aggregate payments volume growth was positive 14% versus the prior year period. Further broken down, U.S. credit payments volume growth was positive 7% and debit payments volume growth was positive 21%. July cross border volume on a constant dollar basis was 17% over the prior year period. July processed transactions grew positively 16% globally.
In August, U.S. aggregate payments volume growth was positive 12% versus the prior year period. Further broken down, U.S. credit payments volume growth was positive 5% and debit payments volume growth was positive 18%. August cross border volume on a constant dollar basis was 15% over the prior year period. August processed transactions grew positively 15% globally.
The information in this Form 8-K shall not be deemed filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|Date: September 13, 2010|
|Byron H. Pollitt|
|Chief Financial Officer|