American Express™A UNIQUE SERVICE COMPANY
American Express is the only company with a strong, global presence across the entire payments chain.
We are the world’s largest card issuer, the premium network for high-spending cardmembers, a processor of millions of transactions daily, and a partner that provides business-building services to a worldwide merchant base.
Having this horizontal scale across payments gives us diverse opportunities to grow our business and drive innovation in the marketplace. It’s also a gateway to a broader array of services that further differentiate American Express.
Our direct relationships with many millions of consumers, businesses and merchants worldwide -- combined with our leading-edge marketing, information management and rewards capabilities -- enable us to offer an array of valuable services that enrich lives, build business success, encourage financial responsibility, and create communities of people with common interests.
This is what makes American Express a unique, and uniquely powerful, services company.
AT AMERICAN EXPRESS, WE:
- are the world's largest card issuer by purchase volume
- process millions of transactions daily as the premium network for high-spending cardmembers
- help small business owners succeed by delivering purchasing power, flexibility and financial control
- provide commercial payment tools and expertise that help companies control their spending and save billions of dollars
- offer marketing and information management insights that help merchants build their businesses
- are customer loyalty experts with industry-leading rewards programs and platforms
- operate the world’s largest travel network serving consumers and businesses
- are recognized as the most innovative company in our industries
- are dedicated to serving our customers, 24/7, around the world