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American Express Board Authorizes 11 Percent Dividend Increase

September 25, 2018

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 25, 2018--The board of directors of American Express Company (NYSE:AXP) yesterday approved a $0.04 – or 11 percent – increase in the quarterly dividend on the company’s common stock. The dividend was raised to $0.39 per common share, from $0.35, payable on November 9, 2018 to shareholders of record on October 5, 2018.

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CONTACT: Marina H. Norville

212-640-2832

marina.h.norville@aexp.com

or

Amelia T. Woltering

212-640-7034

amelia.t.woltering@aexp.com

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA NEW YORK

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: PROFESSIONAL SERVICES BANKING FINANCE

SOURCE: American Express Company

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