News | June 16, 2014

Global Payments Launches Full Acquiring Program For American Express Card Acceptance

Global Payments Inc. one of the largest worldwide providers of payment solutions, recently announced the launch of Global Payments’ Full Acquiring program for American Express Card acceptance in the United States. This program offers small merchants a single source for payment processing, settlement, a consolidated statement, underwriting, risk management, support and reporting. Simplified payment processing including American Express will increase volume and broaden American Express Card acceptance among small merchants.

“It is important that merchants have a streamlined process in place when it comes to acceptance. Merchants will now benefit from having a single point of contact for all of their processing needs,” said Jay Rising, President, Americas for Global Payments. “This program launch is yet another example of what we have done in the last year to further strengthen our commitment to our merchants as a partner of choice in providing innovative services to meet their needs.”

About Global Payments
Global Payments Inc. is one of the largest worldwide providers of payment solutions for merchants, value added resellers, enterprise software providers, financial institutions, government agencies, multi-national corporations and independent sales organizations located throughout North America, South America, Europe and the Asia-Pacific region. Global Payments, a Fortune 1000 company, offers a comprehensive line of solutions and services for credit and debit cards, business-to-business purchasing cards, gift cards, electronic check conversion and check guarantee, verification and recovery including electronic check services, as well as terminal management. For more information, visit

SOURCE: Global Payments Inc.