Analytic Solutions

Benefits for Business

We provide merchants with early insight and analysis that helps facilitate better market forecasting, benchmarking and business decisions. Our insight is based on actual point-of-sale data* representing approximately 45%** of U.S. based consumer payments and with an approximate 94% correlation to the U.S. Department of Commerce***.

  • Evaluate trends relative to industry benchmarks
  • Build strategies using customer analytics
  • Leverage analytics to regulate inventory
  • Create financial forecasts by gauging consumer spending

Key Components

  • First Data Advisors’ customized market benchmarking analyses, research insights and payments strategy consulting services
  • Insights on US consumer buying behavior based on First Data SpendTrend -- proprietary, real-time POS transaction data
  • Unlimited access to payments metrics dashboards and querying capabilities through an innovative suite of hosted solutions