Visa is the world's leader in digital payments. The company aims to connect the world through the most innovative, reliable and secure payment network – enabling individuals, businesses and economies to thrive. Their advanced global processing network, VisaNet, provides secure and reliable payments around the world, and is capable of handling more than 65,000 transaction messages a second. Visa also provides electronic payment, risk management, and payment security solutions to online merchants, digital goods transactions services in online games, digital media, and social networks, as well as mobile financial services for mobile network operators and financial institutions in developing economies. With operations in more than 200 countries and territories, Visa’s relentless focus on innovation is a catalyst for the rapid growth of connected commerce on any device, and a driving force behind the dream of a cashless future for everyone, everywhere.


  • Visa facilitates electronic funds transfers throughout the world, most commonly through Visa-branded credit cards, debit cards, and prepaid cards.

  • Its products/services include transaction processing services, Visa-branded payment products, including credit, debit, prepaid and cash access programs for individual, business and government account holders.

  • It operates the retail electronic payments network through the transfer of value and information among financial institutions, merchants, consumers, businesses, and government entities.