Statistics

Last Month:

  • In August, Faster Payments processed 135.8 million payments, which is a 10% increase on the amount processed in August 2016.
  • These payments amounted to a total of £116 billion for the month. This is a 15% increase on August 2016's total.

 

Last Quarter:

  • Q2 of 2017 saw 400 million payments processed by Faster Payments, a 14% increase on the amount processed in Q2 for 2016.
  • The total amount of payments processed during this quarter was £336 billion, which is a 14% increase on 2016 Q2 's total.

 

Last Year:

  • 2016 saw Faster Payments break the record for the highest amount of payments processed in a single year.
  • 2015 saw 1.2 billion payments processed, whereas in 2016 the figure grew to over 1.2 billion.
  • In total, there were 179 million more payments processed than in 2015. This is an increase of 14%.
  • Faster Payments broke the record in 2016 for the number of payments processed in a single year.
  • £1.0 trillion was transferred via Faster Payments in 2015. In 2016 however, over £1.2 trillion was transferred.
  • In total, the amount processed in 2016 rose by £148.3 billion compared to 2015. This is an increase of 14%.

 

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