MEDIA ADVISORY FOR JOURNALISTS, ANALYSTS AND INVESTORS

  MEDIA ADVISORY FOR JOURNALISTS, ANALYSTS AND INVESTORS

     Walmart and American Express to Make Financial Services Announcement

Business Wire

-- October 08, 2012

            American Express and Walmart will hold a conference call for
What:    media, analysts and investors to make a financial services
            announcement.
            
            Following remarks from Walmart and American Express executives,
            media are invited to participate in a question and answer session.
            Participating analysts and investors will join the call in
            listen-only mode.
            
            A live audio webcast will be made available to the general public
            through the American Express Investor Relations website at
            http://ir.americanexpress.com. An audio replay of the presentation
            will be available after the event at the same website address.
            
When:       Monday, October 8, 2012
            8:30 AM (Eastern Time) / 7:30 AM (Central Time)
            Dial In Number: 1-866-952-1906
            Conference ID: WALMART
            
Who:        Executives from Walmart and American Express
            
            Walmart and American Express are committed to providing innovative
Why:        financial services solutions to help consumers reduce costs and
            better manage their everyday finances.

Multimedia
Available:http://www.businesswire.com/cgi-bin/mmg.cgi?eid=50433172&lang=en

Contact:

Media Contacts:
WMT: Sarah Spencer, 479-277-2068
AXP: Vanessa McCutchen, 212-640-5445
or
Investor/Analyst Contacts:
WMT: Carol Schumacher, 479-277-1498
AXP: Ken Paukowits, 212-640-6348