Topics: American Express How The Cards Business Is Transforming September 06, 2013Mobile capabilities, nontraditional competition and new regulations are among the trends reshaping the cards business. What does it mean for the major players -- and for banks? Isis Will Include Prepaid Accounts In Mobile Wallet August 09, 2013The mobile wallet venture will include American Express Serve prepaid accounts for users when it is rolled out later this year. MasterCard, Visa Team Up on EMV Chip Technology July 30, 2013The partnership is designed to speed the introduction of EMV cards in the U.S. market.
American Express Rolls Out EMV Cards for Corporate Clients April 24, 2013U.S. corporate card holders with the new cards will be able to use the new cards wherever American Express cards are accepted in the U.S. and internationally. FDIC Insurance Added to Bluebird Debit Program from American Express and Walmart March 26, 2013American Express and Walmart are adding new checking capabilities to their Bluebird debit joint program designed for unbanked consumers, which also now offers FDIC insurance for account holders. USAA and American Express Best In Credit Card Customer Experience, Survey Finds March 25, 2013The 2013 Temkin Experience Ratings announced today evaluated 10 major credit card issuers for customer experience, with American Express and USAA tied for the top spot. American Express, Twitter Partner on Purchasing February 12, 2013The company has expanded its partnership with Twitter, which previously consisted of a daily deals program, to include the ability to buy products.
American Express to Cut 5,400 Jobs January 10, 2013Credit card company American Express Co
said it would cut about 5,400 jobs, or 8.5 percent of
its workforce, as it restructures its business and pay legal
bills. Adyen Issues EMV-Enabled Mobile Card Reader December 04, 2012The payments company says this is the first mobile card reader that can process both Chip & PIN and mag stripe credit cards.
Walmart Takes on Banks October 08, 2012The retailing giant and American Express have teamed up to offer an alternative to traditional checking and debit accounts. Mobile Commerce Company Payfone Debuts Checkout Solution September 11, 2012The "1 Touch Checkout" solution enables convenient mobile payments, the company says.
American Express Poaches Former BofA CTO August 08, 2012Marc Gordon will serve as the card company's CIO starting Sept. 4. After Much Fanfare, Isis Launches with Pragmatic Expectations July 31, 2012Isis, the NFC-based mobile wallet venture formed by AT&T Mobility, T-Mobile USA and Verizon Wireless, finally is gearing up for its long-awaited launch at the end of the summer. Why More Banks Are Moving Toward EMV Adoption July 30, 2012American Express is the latest -- and last -- of the three major card companies to issue a road map for EMV adoption in the United States. Is the switch to chip and PIN now inevitable? American Express Announces EMV Roadmap July 02, 2012The card company joins MasterCard and Visa in announcing EMV adoption plans. American Express Launches Digital Corporate Payments Service June 26, 2012Payve enables companies to centralize the processing of multiple payment methods through a single, electronic platform. New Digital Platform Automates and Centralizes Corporate Payments June 25, 2012American Express rolls out PAYVE, a new digital payments platform designed to help companies make their payments strategy more efficient and less costly. BofA, Amex, Fidelity Among Top FI Tablet Apps in Mobile Report May 09, 2012Corporate Insight's Mobile Monitor study focused on tablet-specific apps. Banks Can’t Afford to Be Afraid of Social Media April 26, 2012Banks ignore social media at their own risk. But effectively taking advantage of the ever-growing channel requires more than just setting up a placeholder presence — it requires true engagement and authenticity. American Express Tops FI Social Media Report April 12, 2012Research from Corporate Insight also indicates that financial services firms prefer Twitter to Facebook.