First Data Corporation

First Data provides electronic commerce and payment solutions for merchants, financial institutions and card issuers. The Company's product portfolio includes merchant transaction processing services, credit, debit, private-label, gift, payroll and other prepaid card issuing and processing, fraud protection and authentication solutions, electronic check acceptance services through TeleCheck, as well as Internet commerce and mobile payment solutions. 

Company Growth (employees)
Atlanta, US
Size (employees)
24,000 (est)
First Data Corporation was founded in 1971 and is headquartered in Atlanta, US

Key People/Management at First Data Corporation

Frank Bisignano

Frank Bisignano

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Guy Chiarello

Guy Chiarello

Michael Neborak

Michael Neborak

Executive Vice President, Head of EMEA Region
Dan Charron

Dan Charron

Executive Vice President, Head of Global Business Solutions
Andrew Gelb

Andrew Gelb

Executive Vice President, Head of Global Financial Solutions
Tom Higgins

Tom Higgins

Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer
Anthony Marino

Anthony Marino

Executive Vice President and Head of Human Resources
Barry McCarthy

Barry McCarthy

Executive Vice President, Head of Network and Security Solutions
Himanshu Patel

Himanshu Patel

Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer
Gustavo Marin

Gustavo Marin

Executive Vice President, Head of Latin America Region
Jeffrey Shanahan

Jeffrey Shanahan

Executive Vice President, CardConnect
Cindy Armine-Klein

Cindy Armine-Klein

Executive Vice President, Chief Control Officer
Christopher Foskett

Christopher Foskett

Executive Vice President, Head of Corporate & Business Development
Christine Larsen

Christine Larsen

Executive Vice President, Chief Operations Officer
Adam Rosman

Adam Rosman

Executive Vice President and General Counsel
Ivo Distelbrink

Ivo Distelbrink

Executive Vice President, Head of Asia Pacific Region

First Data Corporation Office Locations

First Data Corporation has offices in Atlanta, Marietta, Nuremberg, Wilmington and in 127 other locations
Atlanta, US (HQ)
5565 Glenridge Connector
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First Data Corporation Financials and Metrics

First Data Corporation Financials

First Data Corporation's revenue was reported to be $11.6 b in FY, 2016

Revenue (Q2, 2017)

3 b

Gross profit (Q2, 2017)

2.2 b

Gross profit margin (Q2, 2017), %


Net income (Q2, 2017)

243 m

EBIT (Q2, 2017)

469 m

Market capitalization (22-Dec-2017)

15.7 b

Cash (30-Jun-2017)

493 m


33.5 b
First Data Corporation's current market capitalization is $15.7 b.
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


10.8 b11.2 b11.5 b11.6 b

Revenue growth, %


Cost of goods sold

3.1 b3.1 b3.2 b3.2 b

Gross profit

7.7 b8.1 b8.2 b8.4 b
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017


2.7 b2.6 b2.8 b2.8 b1.8 b1.9 b2 b1.9 b2 b2 b1.9 b3 b

Cost of goods sold

708.6 m645.8 m686.8 m692.2 m734 m655 m686 m731 m698 m711 m700 m782 m

Gross profit

2 b2 b2.2 b2.1 b1.1 b1.3 b1.3 b1.1 b1.3 b1.3 b1.2 b2.2 b

Gross profit Margin, %

USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


425.3 m358.4 m429 m385 m

Accounts Receivable

1.8 b1.8 b1.8 b1.9 b

Current Assets

10.1 b10 b10.8 b17.4 b


849.4 m929.7 m951 m883 m
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017


358.6 m408.5 m547.7 m386.4 m340 m348 m368 m311 m282 m475 m503 m493 m

Accounts Receivable

1.7 b1.7 b1.7 b1.8 b1.8 b1.7 b1.8 b1.8 b

Current Assets

11.5 b12.1 b12.4 b9.5 b10.2 b10.5 b9.7 b10.2 b11 b11.4 b12.1 b12.6 b


908 m931 m932 m964 m889 m896 m924 m914 m
USDFY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

(692.1 m)(264.5 m)(1.3 b)660 m

Depreciation and Amortization

1.2 b1.2 b1.1 b1.1 b

Accounts Receivable

63.3 m(61.2 m)(184 m)(81 m)

Accounts Payable

(1.2 m)12 m(162 m)35 m
USDQ3, 2013Q1, 2014Q2, 2014Q3, 2014Q1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017

Net Income

(623.9 m)(164.9 m)(141.8 m)(330.1 m)(63 m)(30 m)(105 m)(6 m)209 m409 m79 m322 m

Depreciation and Amortization

908.1 m292.2 m581.6 m877.8 m277 m557 m843 m262 m528 m793 m258 m526 m

Accounts Receivable

(30 m)(66 m)61 m59 m115 m136 m110 m

Accounts Payable

(232 m)37 m(71 m)(102 m)(210 m)5 m(170 m)(165 m)
Y, 2017


71.4 x


33.5 x


4 x


0.5 x

Financial Leverage

7.9 x
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First Data Corporation Operating Metrics

FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


7479 b88 b

Gross Payment Volume

$1.7 t$1.7 t$1.9 t



Merchant Locations

6.2 m6 m6 m
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First Data Corporation Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Acquired CompanyDateDeal Size
Zolter Services Limited
UAB “First Data Lietuva”
Administradora de Tarjetas S.R.L.
Bankcard Investigative Group Inc.
Clover MarketPlace
Clover Network
Concord Corporate Services
Concord Financial Technologies
Concord Payment Services
Concord Processing
FDR Missouri Inc
Federated Union Systems Europe
First Data Austria GmbH
First Data Card Solutions
First Data Chile Limitada
First Data Development Private Ltd
First Data EESTI OU
First Data Europe Limited
First Data Hellas Processing Services and Holdings SA
First Data International d.o.o.
First Data International (Italia) Srl
First Data International Luxembourg VII SARL
First Data (Mauritius) Holding Company
First Data Merchant Services Southeast
First Data Merchant Solutions (Hong Kong) Private Limited
BA Merchant Services
Banc of America Merchant Services
BOFA Merrill Lynch Merchant Services (Europe) Limited
BUYPASS Inco Corporation
CESI Holdings
Concord EFS Financial Services
Concord EFS
Concord Emerging Technologies
D.Man Debtors Notification Company S.A.
Electronic Banking Solutions Limited
FD do Brasil Soluções de Pagamento Ltda.
FDGS Group
FDS Holdings
First Data Colombia Ltda
First Data Corporation Australia (Holdings) Pty Limited
First Data Global Services Limited
First Data Hardware Services
First Data (India) Private Limited
First Data International LLC
First Data Merchant Services México
First Data Merchant Solutions (Hellas) Ltd
Call Interactive Holdings LLC
Concord Transaction Services
CTS Holdings
DW Holdings Canada ULC
Eastern States Monetary Services Inc.
FDGS Partner
FDR U.K. Limited
Federated Union Systems
First Data Asia Pte Ltd.
First Data Austria Holdings GmbH
First Data Capital
First Data (China) Co
First Data Deutschland GmbH
First Data Government Solutions
First Data International Luxembourg II SARL
First Data Merchant Services Northeast
Cash Axcess Corporation (Proprietary) Limited
Eastern States Bankcard Association Inc.
First Data CIS
First Data Commercial Services Limited
First Data Cono Sur SRL
First Data Czech Republic
First Data GmbH
First Data Holding I (Netherlands) BV
First Data Magyarorszag Kereskedelmi es Szolgaltato Kft
First Data International Luxembourg IV SARL
First Data Korea Limited
First Data Latvia
First Data Merchant Services LLC
First Data Merchant Solutions (B) Sdn Bhd
First Data Merchant Solutions Private Limited (Singapore)
Bank of America Merchant Services Canada Corp.
BWA Merchant Services Pty Ltd
Concord Computing Corporation
European Merchant Services B.V.
FDR Limited
First Data Canada Ltd.
First Data Communications Corporation
First Data EC
First Data Egypt LLC
First Data (Greece) US Holding Corp
First Data Hong Kong Limited
First Data International Luxembourg III SARL
First Data Latin America Inc.
First Data Merchant Solutions (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd.
First Data Middle East FZ-LLC
First Data Mobile Holdings
First Data Mobile (Bermuda) Holdings
First Data Mobile Holdings Limited
First Data Mobile Payments Limited
First Data Mobile Solutions GmbH
First Data Mobile Solutions Limited
First Data (Norway) Holding AS
First Data Network Australia Limited
First Data Operations (Austria) GmbH
First Data Payment Services
First Data Polska S.A.
First Data Procurements México
First Data Puerto Rico
First Data Real Estate Holdings L.L.C.
First Data Receivables
First Data Reporting Services LLC
First Data Resources Australia Limited
First Data Resources Investments Pty Limited
First Data Resources
First Data Resources South Africa (Proprietary) Limited
First Data Retail ATM Services L.P.
First Data Romania SRL
First Data Serbia and Montenegro d.o.o.
First Data Services LLC
First Data (Singapore) Pte. Ltd.
First Data Slovakia
First Data Solutions Inc.
First Data Spain Holdings
First Data Technologies
First Data Transportation Services Inc.
First Data Trust Company
First Data Uruguay SA
First Data Voice Services
First Merchant Processing (Ireland) Limited
Instant Cash Services
Money Network Financial
National Payment Systems Inc.
PaySys International Pty. Ltd.
Sagebrush Holdings LLC
Star Systems
TeleCash GmbH & Co. KG
TeleCheck International
TeleCheck Payment Systems Limited
Transaction Solutions
FTS (NSW) Pty. Limited
FundsXpress Financial Network
Ignite Payments
Integrated Payment Systems Canada Inc.
Omnipay Limited
PayPoint Electronic Payment Systems
Perka Limited
Research Park Association
Scotia Cardpoint Merchant Services
GoEasy LLC
Integrated Payment Systems Inc.
Linkpoint International
PaySys International
PaySys International Limited
Spree Commerce Inc.
Star Networks
SunTrust Merchant Services
Gyft Mobile
Huntington Merchant Services
IRS Intelligent Risk Management Solutions GmbH
Marketplace Merchant Solutions Limited
Merchant Solutions Private Limited
New Payment Services, Inc.
PaySys Europe
Posnet SRL
Processing Center
Servicios de Aceptación S.A.S.
TeleCash Management GmbH
TeleCheck Services
Tissington Limited
Unified Merchant Services
Funds & Assets Management LLC
ICICI Merchant Services Private Limited
Inverland Jasper SL
MAS Ohio Corporation
Pegaso Argentina S.R.L.
Star Processing,
Star Systems Assets
TeleCheck Services Canada
TeleCheck Services of Puerto Rico
The Next Generation POS LLC
Transaction Wireless
TRS Recovery Services
TWI MOR Holding
CardConnectMay 30, 2017$750 m
AcculynkMarch 21, 2017

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