As one of the world’s largest issuers of credit and charge cards,
American Express® processes millions of card transactions a
day and could deliver additional value to your business. Global
Payments has made it easier for you to accept American
Express Cards and attract preferred customers to your store.
Since late 2016, Global Payments has been acting as an
authorised service provider for the processing of American
Express transactions*. For small businesses, the benefits
provided with this service solutions are as follows:
*eligibility criteria apply
With American Express Acquiring Program, you get streamlined
on-boarding, single deposit payment, a single statement for all card
transactions and speedy initial set-up.
One Statement and Reporting - One monthly statement and single reporting
portal for your American Express®, Visa®, Mastercard®, Discover® and
Single Payment - Convenient payment of your American Express®, Visa®,
Mastercard®, Discover® and PayPal® transactions to the depositary account on
file with Global Payments. Global Payments will also provide all chargeback
and retrieval processing for American Express transactions. This simplifies
your payment acceptance experience and services as Global Payments
offers complete processing services for American Express
One Point of Contact - Global Payments is your single point of contact for all
customer service and support needs
Customer Retention - Merchants gain access to American Express' preferred
Card Members which drives new customers to your store and aids in
customer retention through acceptance of the consumer’s preferred
Free Marketing Services to Grow Your Business - Through
acceptance of American Express Cards, you gain access to American
Express Card Membership and can drive additional customers to your store
and increase sales by taking advantage of free marketing offered by
Simplified card processing - Your American Express transactions will be
settled by us together with all other transactions you process in one single
credit to your bank account
Simple record-keeping - The statement that we provide you with will also
include your American Express transactions, helping you to save time on
Streamlined timescales - You’ll receive payment for your American Express
transactions in line with our standard crediting timescales. We’ll collect
your monthly service charges for your American Express transactions at
the end of the month, as we will for your other charges
One stop servicing - We’ll be your point of contact for all your card
processing queries, including those for American Express
*Lines are open from 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday, except public holidays.
**Lines are open from 9am to 6pm, Monday to Friday, except public holidays, calls may be recorded.
We also provide a Textphone service on 0345 602 4818.
Global Payments is HSBC's preferred supplier for card processing in the UK.
Global Payments is a trading name of GPUK LLP. GPUK LLP is authorised by the Financial Conduct Authority under the Payment Services Regulations 2017 (504290) for the provision of payment services and under the Consumer Credit Act (714439) for the undertaking of terminal rental agreements.
GPUK LLP is a limited liability partnership registered in England number OC337146. Registered Office: 51 De Montfort Street, Leicester, LE1 7BB. The members are Global Payments U.K. Limited and Global Payments U.K. 2 Limited. Service of any documents relating to the business will be effective if served at the Registered Office.