Payment behaviour in Germany in 2017 Fourth study of the utilisation of cash and cashless payment instruments

Payment behaviour in Germany in 2017

The information contained in the study is of interest to all market participants affected by the payment behaviour of private individuals, most notably retailers, credit institutions, card issuers and, last but not least, the Deutsche Bundesbank itself. Players wishing to foster more innovation in the field of payments need to offer a genuine advantage over established schemes and procedures and, in particular, to heed users’ perceived security needs.