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200 Vesey Street

New York, NY 10285

United States

Phone: 212-640-2000

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lity of payment for travel services by allowing International Consumer Card Members to use their Membership Rewards points to pay for their travel purchases and other charges in 15 countries outside the United States. In 2011, the company acquired a controlling interest in Loyalty Partner, a marketing services company known for the coalition loyalty programs it operates in Germany and Poland, and more recently in India, Mexico and Italy. Coalition loyalty programs enable consumers to collect rewards points from various participating merchants through just one program. Loyalty Partner builds coalitions, such as its Payback program, and offers loyalty cards good for discounts and rewards at participating coalition partners. International Card Services — Competition: The company’s proprietary Card-issuing business is subject to competition from multinational banks, such as Banco Santander, Citibank and HSBC. GLOBAL COMMERCIAL SERVICES The Global Commercial Services (GCS) segment provides expense management and travel services to companies and organizations worldwide through its Global Corporate Payments and Global Business Travel businesses. The company is a provider of corporate payment solutions and a travel management company for businesses worldwide. GCS offers a range of expense management and travel-related products and services to companies worldwide, including a comprehensive offering of Corporate Card Programs, such as: Corporate Cards: issued to individuals through a corporate account established by their employer and that many business Card Members use to manage travel and entertainment spending; Corporate Meeting Cards: provided primarily to corporate meeting planners as a tool to help companies control their meetings and events expenses; and Business Travel Accounts (BTAs): centrally billed to and paid directly by corporate clients, BTAs are used by companies to pay for their employees’ travel expenses. A suite of Business-to-Business (B2B) Payment Solutions, including the following: Corporate Purchasing Card: an account established by companies to pay for everyday and large-ticket business expenses such as office and computer supplies; vPayment: offers companies single-use virtual account numbers for business-related purchases and permits the processing of transactions with fraud controls; and Buyer-Initiated Payments (BIP): an electronic solution for companies looking to automate their accounts payable processes. A variety of business travel-related products, services and solutions, including the following: Travel Services: online, offline and on-the-go travel offerings tailored to client needs; Meetings and Events: a suite of solutions and tools to help organizations of all sizes gain control of and insight into their meetings spend and help mitigate risk; and Advisory Services: a practice line offering tools and consulting to help companies maximize their travel program through corporate travel policy compliance and solution optimization. Global Corporate Payments (GCP) Global Corporate Payments offers a range of payments and expense management solutions to companies worldwide through its Corporate Card Programs and Business-to-Business Payment Solutions. During 2013, the company added or retained major Global Corporate Payments clients in the United States and internationally, including Consolidated Container, KPMG, McKesson, Mohawk Industries and Rogers Communications. Corporate Card Programs The American Express Corporate Card is a charge card that individuals may obtain through a corporate account established by their employer for business purposes. Through its Corporate Card Program, companies can manage their travel, entertainment and everyday business expenses and negotiate more effectively with suppliers, among other benefits. The company uses its direct relationships with merchants to offer Corporate Card clients superior data about company spending, as well as streamlined dispute resolution. The company issues local currency Corporate Cards in 64 countries and territories, and has Global U.S. dollar and Euro Corporate Cards available in 1

 

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