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    American Express Company (AXP)

    77.97 Down 0.51(0.65%) Mar 27, 4:00PM EDT
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    American Express Company
    200 Vesey Street
    New York, NY 10285
    United States - Map
    Phone: 212-640-2000
    Fax: 212-640-0404
    Website: http://www.americanexpress.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Industry:Credit Services
    Full Time Employees:54,000

    Business Summary 

    American Express Company, together with its subsidiaries, provides charge and credit payment card products and travel-related services to consumers and businesses worldwide. The company operates through four segments: U.S. Card Services, International Card Services, Global Commercial Services, and Global Network & Merchant Services. Its products and services include charge and credit card products; payments and expense management products and services; consumer and business travel services; stored value products, such as traveler’s cheques and other prepaid products; and network services. The company’s products and services also comprise merchant acquisition and processing, servicing and settlement, point-of-sale, and marketing and information products and services for merchants; fraud prevention services; and the design of customized customer loyalty and rewards programs. American Express Company sells its products and services to consumers, small businesses, mid-sized companies, and large corporations through direct mail, online applications, in-house and third-party sales forces, and direct response advertising. The company was founded in 1850 and is headquartered in New York, New York.

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    Corporate Governance 
    American Express Company’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Mar 1, 2015 is 4. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 8; Shareholder Rights: 5; Compensation: 3.
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    Key Executives 
    Mr. Kenneth I. Chenault , 64
    Chairman, Chief Exec. Officer, Chairman of American Express Travel Related Services Company Inc and Chief Exec. Officer of American Express Travel Related Services Company Inc
    Mr. Edward P. Gilligan , 56
    Pres and Head of Global Consumer & Small Bus. Card Issuing, Network & Merchant Bus.es
    Mr. Jeffrey C. Campbell , 54
    Chief Financial Officer, Exec. VP and Member of Operating Committee
    Mr. Stephen J. Squeri , 56
    Group Pres of Global Corp. Services
    Mr. Nik Sathe ,
    Chief Technology Officer and Sr. VP
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2013 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
    Currency in USD.
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