Subsidy Tracker Parent Company Summary

Parent Company Name: 
American Express
Ownership Structure: 
publicly traded (ticker symbol AXP)
Headquartered in: 
New York
Major Industry: 
financial services
Specific Industry: 
financial services
Subsidy SummarySubsidy ValueNumber of Awards
State/Local$30,800,8404
Federal (grants and allocated tax credits)$706,5291
TOTAL$31,507,3695
Loan / Bailout SummaryTotal Face ValueNumber of Awards
State/Local loans, bond financing and venture capital$00
Federal loans, loan guarantees and bailout assistance (not including repayments)$14,885,560,00020
TOTAL$14,885,560,00020
Time Period for State and Local Awards: 

Earliest year of data: 2000. Availability of data for earlier years varies greatly from program to program. The majority of the listings for this parent company are for the period since 2008.

Time Period for Federal Awards: 

FY2000 to the present

Notes: 

Dollar totals do not include awards for which no subsidy value is disclosed.

Associated Names: 

American Express

Links: 

For a summary of this company's regulatory violations see its Violation Tracker summary page here.

For an overview of political contributions associated with this company, see its Follow the Money page.


Top 5 States for state/local awardsTotal Subsidy $Number of Awards
New York$25,000,0001
North Carolina$5,425,8402
Florida$375,0001

Individual Subsidy Records:

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Company Location Subsidy Source Year Subsidy Valuesort icon Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
AMERICAN EXPRESS New York local 2002 $25,000,000 grant
American Express Company North Carolina state 2015 $3,477,108 tax credit/rebate
American Express Company North Carolina state 2016 $1,948,732 tax credit/rebate
American Express, Inc. United States federal 2014 $706,529 federal grant
American Express Travel Related Services, Inc. Florida state 2000 $375,000 tax credit/rebate
American Express Bank, FSB. United States federal 2009 $5,900,000,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
American Express United States federal 2009 $3,388,890,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
American Express Co United States federal 2008 $1,987,300,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
American Express Co United States federal 2008 $1,489,400,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
American Express Co United States federal 2008 $496,900,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
American Express Co United States federal 2008 $496,800,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
American Express Credit Account Master Trust United States federal 2009 $347,800,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
American Express Credit Account Master Trust United States federal 2009 $220,900,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
American Express Credit Account Master Trust United States federal 2009 $150,400,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
American Express Credit Account Master Trust United States federal 2009 $122,200,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
American Express Credit Account Master Trust United States federal 2009 $112,800,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
American Express Credit Account Master Trust United States federal 2009 $84,600,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
American Express Credit Account Master Trust United States federal 2009 $17,500,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
American Express Credit Account Master Trust United States federal 2009 $15,900,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
American Express Credit Account Master Trust United States federal 2009 $12,000,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
American Express Credit Account Master Trust United States federal 2009 $10,300,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
American Express Credit Account Master Trust United States federal 2009 $10,300,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
American Express Credit Account Master Trust United States federal 2009 $10,300,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
American Express Credit Account Master Trust United States federal 2009 $10,100,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
AMERICAN EXPRESS FINANCIAL ADV United States federal 2009 $1,170,000 federal loan or loan guarantee
American Express Company Arizona state 2008 undisclosed enterprise zone
American Express Company Arizona state 2008 undisclosed enterprise zone
American Express Company Arizona state 2008 undisclosed enterprise zone
American Express Company Arizona state 2008 undisclosed enterprise zone
American Express Company Arizona state 2010 undisclosed enterprise zone
American Express Compnay Arizona state 2010 undisclosed enterprise zone
American Express Company Arizona state 2010 undisclosed enterprise zone
American Express Company Arizona state 2010 undisclosed enterprise zone
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