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Illuminating insights, driven by deep data

Illuminating insights, driven by deep data

Spot opportunities and make more agile decisions with data-led insights

In the spotlight: why data-led insights?

Data and analytics can play a crucial role in navigating the current market and preparing for the future. Not only can we help your big business realise your big ambitions with end-to-end capabilities and expert collaboration, but we also provide unrivalled data-driven insights to shine a spotlight on your business’ blind spots.

Track every day

Whether you’re a buyer or a supplier, our reporting platforms give you 24-hour access to data.

With detailed analysis and insight at hand, you can track performance and make more agile business decisions.

Get core insights

Focus on now

Our solutions and services span the payment spectrum.

They’re focused on helping you remove friction from your CX, drive more revenue, support your supply chain partners and much more.

See our solutions

Shine a light on tomorrow

We’re uniquely positioned to provide you with data that can shape your strategy for the future.

With the most trusted source of consumer data in the UK, you can turn insight into foresight.

Market & Customer Insights

Track every day

View your sales and expenditure with dashboard reporting – to help manage your day-to-day operations.

Let day-to-day data do the hard work for you

Using our reporting platforms, you can react to a spike in transactions, understand why sales have plateaued, and move fast when new opportunities arise.

And our core insights can provide daily, weekly, and monthly data via standardised templates – giving insight into year-on-year trends. Because the more data you have at your disposal, the easier it is to make agile business decisions.

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Focus on now

Transform your transaction data into actionable performance insights.

  • Payment Intelligence

    With Barclaycard Payment Intelligence, we can analyse your company’s pattern of outgoing B2B payments and help you to optimise supplier relationships, release untapped value from your supply chain and drive bottom-line returns. This opens up exciting opportunities to create new cost efficiencies, increase working capital and improve supply chain sustainability.

    Tell me more about Payment Intelligence

  • Payment gateway

    All of our payment gateways are designed with insights at the fore, to give your business the edge in a competitive market. They bring together our knowledge of payment landscapes with technical payment expertise and insights from the wider Barclays Group.

    By integrating one of our gateways, you can look forward to seeing customers more often, boost your daily takings, and benefit from enhanced reporting.

    Find out more about payment gateways

  • Transact

    Our deep insights into consumer behaviour and competitive acceptance rates can help you identify and reduce friction in your payment cycle, enabling you to optimise your acceptance rates for higher conversions.

    See what Transact can do for you

  • Multicurrency

    Gain greater control and stability by trading internationally with our cross-border payments service. Manage fluctuating exchange rates, boost customer confidence to shop with you and keep your business competitive – all while reducing operational costs and simplifying international admin.

    Read more about Multicurrency.

Shine a light on tomorrow

Turn insight into foresight – our consumer data could shape the future of your business.

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Barclays’ Market & Customer Insights (M&CI)

Our market and customer insights are based on realtime transaction data and help you identify market trends, growth opportunities and evolving customer behaviours.

Our unique scale unlocks market data and insights from:

•  17 million customers
4 billion yearly transactions


How we can support your business

• We’re one of Europe’s leading issuing, acquiring and gateway providers,1 with a unique view of the payments landscape.

• As part of the Barclays Group, we can offer unrivalled financial regulatory support to our clients and partners.

• For businesses trading internationally, we can support 114 local currencies, with options to settle back in 1 of 18, for 32 European countries.

• Our acquiring and payment platform capabilities deliver market-leading solutions.

• Our services are built to be resilient. In 2022, we processed over 8.7 billion card payments for more than 157,800 merchants.2


Let’s talk about your business

Call our experts on 0808 303 1782.* They’re available Monday to Friday, from 9am to 5pm. Or, request a call-back and we’ll be in touch at a time that works for you.

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1Barclaycard Payments constitutes Barclays Bank PLC (BBPLC) and Barclaycard International Payments Limited (BIP).
2Data sourced and verified by Barclaycard Payments.
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