Statistics

Last Month:

  • In March, Faster Payments processed 229.1 million payments, which is a 20% increase on the amount processed in March 2019.
  • These payments amounted to a total of £178 billion for the month. This is a 14% increase on March 2019's total.

 

Last Quarter:

  • Q1 of 2020 saw 661 million payments processed by Faster Payments, a 20% increase on the amount processed in Q1 for 2019.
  • The total amount of payments processed during this quarter was £518 billion, which is a 13% increase on 2019 Q1 's total.

 

Last Year:

  • 2019 saw Faster Payments break the record for the highest amount of payments processed in a single year.
  • 2018 saw 2.0 billion payments processed, whereas in 2019 the figure grew to over 2.4 billion.
  • In total, there were 397 million more payments processed than in 2018. This is an increase of 19%.
  • Faster Payments broke the record in 2019 for the number of payments processed in a single year.
  • £1.7 trillion was transferred via Faster Payments in 2018. In 2019 however, over £1.9 trillion was transferred.
  • In total, the amount processed in 2019 rose by £232.4 billion compared to 2018. This is an increase of 14%.

 

FPS values for the previous 12 months

 

 

 

FPS volumes for the previous 12 months

 

 

 

 

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