Payments

One of the functions of the Bank of Lithuania is to encourage stable and efficient operation of payment and securities settlement systems. In performing this function, the Bank provides settlement services, conducts the oversight of payment and securities settlement systems, coordinates the participation of market participants in international projects (SEPA, TARGET2-Securities), prepares proposals regarding the development of the payments market.

LATEST INDICATORS OF PAYMENT STATISTICS

Data are updated quarterly

Title Period Value             Compared to repective period
last year, %

Cards with a payment function (number)

Debit cards

Credit cards

December 2016

3,437,010

3,012,388

424,622

–1.5

–1.4

 –2.8

Debit cards transactions

Number of transactions, millions

Value of transactions, billions EUR

Q4 2016

 

56.5

1.1

 

13.6

16.6

ATMs (number)

December 2016

1,181

–2.9

ATM cash withdrawals

Number of transactions, millions

Value of transactions, billions EUR

Q4 2016

 

15.2

2.2

  

–4.4

5.1

ATM cash deposits

Number of transactions, millions

Value of transactions, billions EUR 

Q4 2016

 

1.7

1.0

 

5.3

 4.2

 

Updated 14/02/2017