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American Express

A financial services company based in New York. It began in 1850 as an express mail service. In 1882, it began offering money orders and later developed traveler's cheques in 1891. Today, it offers charge cards and other forms of credit to individuals and companies. It is one of the 30 companies tracked by the Dow Jones Industrial Average.
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Both are wholly owned subsidiaries of the New York based American Express Travel Related Services Company Inc., the largest operating unit of the American Express Company (NYSE: AXP).
American Express in Canada is a wholly owned subsidiary of the New York-based American Express Travel Related Services company, Inc., the largest operating unit of the American Express company.
McCarthy is senior vice president, Recruitment and Workforce Planning, at the American Express Company.
Built in 1866 and expanded in 1898, 157 Hudson Street originally housed the horse stables of the American Express Company.
The Annual Catalyst Awards Ceremony, held in April at the Waldorf-Astoria in New York, presented the American Express Company, General Mills, Inc., and J.P.
In profiling its customers, the American Express Company uses available data (customers, charges or buying histories and demographics) to modify its marketing strategy.
If that were true, the American Express Company could give information on its customers to everybody, and the Government could use the enormous information in its data banks.
Both are wholly owned subsidiaries of the New York based American Express Travel Related Services Company, Inc., the largest operating unit of the American Express Company.
The American Express Company (NYSE: AXP) has agreed to refund USD112.5m in refunds and fines as per the settlement arrived at with the four US regulatory authorities, including the Federal Reserve.
Chenault, the chairman & CEO of the American Express Company, will be honored for their steadfast leadership efforts and ongoing commitment to Lower Manhattan.

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