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Nitin Sumangali

Nitin Sumangali

Nitin Sumangali
Senior Analyst, Global Insights

Nitin Sumangali is a Senior Analyst in the Global Insights group of MasterCard Worldwide. He is responsible for analyzing MasterCard and third-party research to support the development of market, consumer, and financial insights that can strengthen the performance of MasterCard and its customers worldwide. Mr. Sumangali is based in Purchase, N.Y. and can be reached at

Recent Posts

Singles Day Finds Its Omnichannel Match

It’s hard to find the nuances and understatements when one retail company takes in $14 billion in one day. However, for Singles Day, Alibaba and China, one fact seems to have been overlooked. While Singles Day is a testament to eCommerce power and potential, Singles Day was not just eCommerce. It was omnichannel. First. Let’s
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Singles Day Is a Smash: The Power of Chinese Ecommerce

Earlier today we published a blog about Singles Day in China, and the sales potential it holds for major Chinese retailers. The survey data suggests that Chinese consumers are looking to increase their spending this year from 2014. Some of the early numbers are in, and it looks like Chinese consumers were not shy about opening their wallets. Alibaba
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Road to Recovery Holiday Update 2015: Consumers Ending With Spending

The Global Insights team here at MasterCard produces a report every year as part of our Road to Recovery series. We last published back in September, but this year we’ve added another report about holiday spending planning. To learn more about this year’s report and how factors like gas prices are impacting consumers’ holiday spending
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The Connectors Project in Colombia: WOCCU 2015

The World Council of Credit Unions (or WOCCU) is hosting a technical workshop for its members in Cartagena, Colombia this week. Global Insights’ very own Ted Iacobuzio is in attendance. Ted will be discussing a number of recent Global Insights projects that are of interest to the attendees, including the Retail CMO’s Guide to the
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Strategy for Credit Unions: Ted Iacobuzio on CUBroadcast

Global Insights’ own Ted Iacobuzio was recently interviewed on, a talk show about credit unions. Using some of the findings from the Road to Recovery series, Ted spoke with CUBroadcast about how the financial crisis has changed the way consumers save and spend, and what it all means for the credit union movement. To
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Road to Recovery: Why We Bank Where We Bank

The Global Insights team here at MasterCard produces a report every year as part of our Road to Recovery series; it examines trends and shifts in the U.S. consumer’s payment behavior and financial confidence. Want to know why so many U.S. depositors maintain multiple DDAs? The most recent edition has just gone out today. To
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