Global Payments

Global Payments is a leading worldwide provider of payment technology services that delivers innovative solutions driven by customer needs globally. The Company's partnerships, technologies, and employee expertise enable it to provide a broad range of products and services that allow its customers to accept all payment types across a variety of distribution channels in many markets around the world.

Global Payments also provides business-to-business payment card and processing services, such as money transfer, cash management, financial electronic data interchange, management information and reporting services.

Company Growth (employees)
Atlanta, US
Size (employees)
8,760 (est)
Global Payments was founded in 1967 and is headquartered in Atlanta, US

Global Payments Office Locations

Global Payments has offices in Atlanta, Bandar Seri Begawan, Shanghai, Hong Kong and in 14 other locations
Atlanta, US (HQ)
10 Glenlake Parkway NE
Leicester, GB
51 De Montfort St
Prague, CZ
80 626 V Olšinách
Toronto, CA
200 3381 Steeles Ave E
Sarandi, BR
610 R. dos Pinheiros
Colombo, LK
7th Ln
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Global Payments Data and Metrics

Global Payments Financial Metrics

Global Payments's revenue was reported to be $2.9 b in FY, 2016 which is a 4% increase from the previous period.

Revenue (FY, 2016)

2.9 b

Revenue growth (FY, 2015 - FY, 2016), %


Net income (FY, 2016)

290.2 m

EBIT (FY, 2016)

424.9 m

Market capitalization (19-Sep-2017)

14.7 b

Cash (31-Mar-2017)

1.3 b
Global Payments's current market capitalization is $14.7 b.
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


2.6 b2.8 b2.9 b

Revenue growth, %


General and administrative expense

1.3 b

Operating expense total

1.3 b
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


581.9 m650.7 m1 b


45.7 m36.9 m181.8 m

Current Assets

1.6 b3.3 b2.9 b


369.8 m374.1 m493.7 m
USDQ1, 2015Q2, 2015Q3, 2015Q1, 2016Q2, 2016Q3, 2016Q1, 2017Q2, 2017Q1, 2017


595.9 m644.5 m610.1 m803.3 m988.5 m825.5 m977.8 m995.8 m1.3 b


5.7 m8 m5.6 m

Current Assets

2 b2 b1.6 b2.7 b2.7 b2.1 b2.6 b2.6 b2.4 b


363.4 m362.8 m355.9 m368.8 m367.5 m366.4 m512.1 m520.7 m552 m
USDFY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

270 m309.1 m290.2 m

Accounts Receivable

(19 m)1.2 m(15 m)


4.8 m127 k

Accounts Payable

(72.8 m)(81.5 m)
Y, 2017

Financial Leverage

3.5 x
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Global Payments Operating Metrics

FY, 2015FY, 2016




7.2 b

Merchant Locations

1.7 m
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Global Payments Market Value History

Traffic Overview of Global Payments

Global Payments Online and Social Media Presence

Global Payments News and Updates

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Visa makes strategic investment in card processing startup Marqeta

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The surprising way to slash your payment declines (VB Live)

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