Vantiv Fact Sheet

Smarter, faster, easier payments.

Vantiv is making payments smarter, faster and easier for our merchants, financial institutions, and developers, as well as the consumers they serve. 

From the largest retailers in the U.S., to the coffee shop down the street, we are leading the transformation in payments, including chip-enabled cards, mobile wallets, eCommerce, and other payment technology solutions to businesses of all sizes.

We are innovating in high-growth channels selling payment services through point-of-sales software vendors, financial institutions, value-added resellers and independent sales organizations, while continuing to work directly with more than one third of the top 100 retailers. In recognition of our growth, Forbes has selected Vantiv in their 2017 Fast Tech 25 list as one of the fastest growing technology companies in the U.S.

2016 Performance

Net Revenue1

$1.905 billion


25 billion

Volume Processed

$920 billion

Vantiv Solutions


Payment Processing

  • In-store
  • eCommerce
  • Mobile

Payment Methods

  • Standalone Terminals
  • POS integrated
  • Custom integrated

Fraud & Data Security Protection

Payment Compliance Tools

Reporting & Data Analytics

Gift and Prepaid Payments

Merchant Financing Options

Consulting & Professional Services

Financial Institution

VISA & MasterCard Issuing

Card Processing

  • Credit
  • Debit
  • Prepaid

Fraud & Data Security Protection

Secure Wallets

Reporting & Data Analytics

Card Marketing Services

Consulting & Professional Services


Payment Processing Integration Tools

Security Integration Tools

Mobile Integration Tools

Fraud Integration Tools

Integration Development


Vantiv O.N.E.

Merchant Services

$1,546 mm - 81% of Net Revenue

Financial Institution Services

$359 mm - 19% of Net Revenue

*Net Revenue is revenue less network fees and other costs

Market Leadership

#1 Ranked U.S. Merchant Acquirer in Total Transactions*

#1 Ranked U.S. Merchant Acquirer in PIN Debit transactions*

800,000 + Merchant Locations Served

11 of top 25 national retailers are Vantiv clients


*March 2017 The Nilson Report Issue #1105.

Vantiv is...

The trusted partner in navigating the changing landscape of payments.

We have more than 3,500 dedicated employees located throughout the U.S. These accomplished professionals, thought leaders and experienced strategists understand the needs of our clients and are dedicated to helping them succeed by making payment processing more efficient and profitable.

Our drive for success is deeply rooted in our culture as we pursue an ambitious strategy of value creation for our clients, partners and shareholders.

This is reflected by our brand attributes:


Echoes our long-standing tradition of service that goes above and beyond the call, capturing the deep empathy we have for our partners and customers. 


Captures our belief in being true to ourselves, regardless of conventional wisdom, while being straightforward with others, in every interaction and conversation.


Articulates the groundedness and grittiness of the “workbench” concept, embodies the ethic of Vantiv’s culture, and does both in a colloquial term that reinforces its meaning.


Describes our ability to pivot when conditions demand it, continuously iterating our technologies, enhancing their value to support our customers’ vision.


Captures the courage of Vantiv’s market moves and our employees’ innovative character—our willingness to take risks on behalf of our customers and partners.

  • Milestones in 45 Years

  • 1971

    Vantiv founded as Midwest Payment Systems by Fifth Third Bank

  • 1977

    Developed and implemented Jeanie, the nation's first shared online ATM network

  • 1988

    As a business unit of Fifth Third Bank, processing volume hits $1 Billion

  • 2009

    Vantiv spins off from Fifth Third Bank becoming an independent company

  • 2010

    Acquired NPC (National Processing Company)

  • 2012

    Completed IPO as Vantiv and began trading on NYSE

    Acquired Litle & Co.

  • 2013

    Acquired Element Payment Services

    Certified by major card networks to process EMV transactions

  • 2014

    Acquired Mercury Payment Systems

  • 2015

    Launched Security Pays initiative to help developers integrate EMV

  • 2016

    Vantiv products OmniShield Assure and StoreCard win PayAwards.

    Acquired Moneris USA

    Migrated to best-in-class OmniShield Fraud solution for Financial Institutions

  • 2017

    The Nilson Report ranked Vantiv as the #1 Merchant Acquirer in the U.S.