Business Trends & Insights


  • The New Business Traveler

    GBTA Business Traveler Sentiment Index™ - At a Glance – January, 2016

    Originally posted on January 26, 2016

    The GBTA Business Traveler Sentiment Index™- Jan 2016 highlights how business travelers have a brightening attitude towards their overall trip experiences...

  • Cash Flow Management

    2015 American Express/CFO Research Global Business and Spending Monitor: Selective Spending In Pursuit of Growth

    The eighth annual American Express/CFO Research Global Business and Spending Monitor* explores how finance leadership around the world judge the pace of economic recovery in their own countries, and what they plan to do to strengthen their businesses in the coming year. This…

  • Healthcare Industry Insights

    A Healthy Solution for El Camino Hospital: Case Study

    El Camino Hospital is an acute-care, non-profit organization with two campuses and four satellite sites that provide both inpatient and outpatient care. They were looking for a robust and reliable payment solution that could provide greater benefits and growth opportunities than…

  • Travel Industry Insights

    Outdated Payment Processes Hinder Travel Company Growth

    While the travel industry continues to make new gains, consumers today expect travel companies to offer the lowest prices and a flawless purchasing experience to win their business. At the same time, lodging providers and other industry vendors are pushing travel companies for a…

  • Growing Smart

    The Middle Market Power Index: The Growing Economic Clout of Diverse Middle Market Firms

    Originally posted on November 6, 2015

    The Middle Market Power Index series focuses on the characteristics and economic impact of middle market firms. This report from American Express and Dun & Bradstreet investigates the growing ethnic and...

  • Business Insights

    Infographic: The Well-Connected Treasurer

    Originally posted on November 12, 2015

    How is the role of today’s Treasurers evolving to meet the needs of their organizations? The infographic below from the Economist Intelligence Unit and American Express Global Corporate Payments highlights key trends…

  • The New Business Traveler

    Mobile Connectivity Continues to Define the Experience for Business Travelers

    Originally posted on January 18, 2016

    As more and more business travelers use mobile devices to stay connected to their work throughout their trips, demand for mobile connectivity is on the rise.

  • Growing Smart

    Grow Global Webinar: Digital Marketing for Export Growth

    Originally posted on January 15, 2016

    This American Express Grow Global webinar focuses on using digital marketing to ramp up export growth. Hosted by American Express Exporting Advisor Ed Marsh...