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Payments Cards and Mobile Advertising Opportunities

AdvertisingTargeted global reach

Global messaging to targeted senior executives in the card and mobile payments industries

Reach a worldwide audience of targeted senior executives in the cards and mobile payments industry. Use advertisements to give immediate visual impact of your brand, products and services. Advertorial will give a more comprehensive product launch, news item or company overview. A double page spread in Payments Cards and Mobile has a strong impact. 4 or 8 page advertorial sections can be bound into the magazine. Competitive quotes for editorial assistance and page make-up.

Circulation & ReadershipCirculation Production InformationProduction  Publication datesDates website advertisingWebsite 

enhanced advertisingENHANCED ADVERTISING

Get your important brand and message noticed with eye-catching enhancements. We offer cover tip-ons, belly bands, false covers etc. Loose inserts can be distributed to the UK and Europe or worldwide, as well as to specified countries/regions. Price depends on distribution and insert weight.

For pricing and more information Contact Wendy Sanders, Head of Business Development. or Tel: +44 1263 711801.


Belly bands can highlight your presence at an event, promote  a new product or publicise a survey or competition. Available as worldwide or regional  distribution.


Loose inserts can be distributed to the UK and Europe or worldwide, as well as to specified countries/regions. Price depends on distribution and insert weight. Contact us for a quote.


4 or 8 page inserts can be bound into Payments Cards and Mobile, giving your brochure or advertorial extensive coverage with our worldwide distribution and digital marketing.


Advertising is available as banners, button banners and skyscrapers on a month by month basis with no minimum contract. Cost depends on position, size and number of banners booked. Click her to find out more


Exclusive or co-sponsorship is available in our magazines, supplements and reports. Packages can include your logo on the cover, company advertorial and your branding throughout. If you have an idea, contact us to discuss what you’d like and we can give a quote.


We offer cover tip-ons – from cards to USB memory sticks and everything in between. An excellent way to highlight your company’s products or services with a gift or promotional invitation. Contact us for more details.


If you’d like your corporate video to be seen by a global audience, ask us for details on how your video can appear on our website.




Professionally filmed and produced, videos create interest and movement on your website in a simple and effective way. They can be displayed on our websites and used on your company website or for your exhibition booth as demonstrations to assist your sales and marketing people. Contact us for more details.


A range of webinar styles all with email campaigns aimed at your target audience worldwide and tailored to suit your budget. Discuss your requirements with us.


Would you like to sponsor or need help with a Breakfast Briefing or Round Table? We can organise briefings with research-based information and knowledge of the payments industry. Events will be marketed through our magazines, websites and emails. Contact us for more details.


Circulation and Readership

by Organisation
Circulation by OrganisationBanking & Financial Institutions 51%
Retail, Transport etc. 16%
Solution Providers-Cards 9%
Solution Providers-Mobile 8%
Telco 8%
3rd Processors & Other
Service Providers 5%
Equipment & Software Suppliers 3%
by Region/Country
Circulation by Region CountryWestern Europe 37%
North America 22%
Asia Pacific 20%
Africa/ME 10%
Central & Eastern Europe 8%
Latin America 3%
by Job Title
Circulation by Job TitleCard Programme Director/Manager 35%
VP/Director 14%
IT Director/Manager 13%
Development Director/Manager 11%
Programme Director/Manager 10%
Project Director/Manager 10%
CEO 7%

Production Information

Production Specifications

FULL PAGE Bleed size 216 x 286 mm
TRIMMED page size 210 x 280 mm
TYPE AREA 190 x 260 mm
Half page HORIZONTAL 180 x 125 mm
Third page 56 x 231 mm
Quarter page 80 x 115 mm
Please note, the trimmed page size is slightly smaller than conventional A4 size.
Measurements are all Width x Height.

Advertisement Formats

Advertisement is preferred as high resolution Press-ready PDFs. Contact Payments Cards and Mobile for full details.

Please note, a hard copy reference such as a tearsheet or digital proof is required with all colour material.


Once confirmed, bookings are subject to 60 days notice of cancellation.

Publication Dates


Ad deadline: 7 November
Publication date: 27 November
Bonus distribution:
Cards & Payments Innovation Europe, Madrid
Mobile Payments Latin America, Miami
GSMA Mobile 360 Europe, Brussels
Nordic Card Markets & Future Payments, Copenhagen

PCM’s Editorial Calendar is updated regularly. For information on planned editorial features, please visit Forward Features.
Exhibitions shown are those where Payments Cards and Mobile will be represented and/or arranging bonus distribution.