American Express

Exceptional benefits and accepted around the world


We have developed a relationship with American Express which means we can assist you with your application to a range of their charge cards, including Platinum, and help to streamline the process.

As with all American Express cards, the Platinum card is widely accepted around the world and available in sterling, euros and US dollars. Listed below are some of the benefits.

  • No interest charges, just pay the balance in full every month
  • Complimentary access to over 1,200 airport lounges for you and your main Supplementary Cardholder, plus a guest, with Priority Pass®
  • 24/7 Platinum Concierge service, to manage travel and lifestyle requests
  • Guaranteed 4pm late check out plus other benefits at over 1,100 hotels through their Fine Hotels & Resorts programme when you book with Platinum Concierge
  • Complimentary enrolment into well known hotel and car rental loyalty programmes with brands such as Hilton and Hertz
  • Travel protection benefits
  • American Express Invites® gives you access to restaurants that can be hard to book and to meet the chefs at special events. Card holders are made aware of and given access to popular music, film, theatre, fashion and sports events and the chance to purchase advanced tickets before the general public
  • Their Membership Rewards® scheme means card holders can earn points to redeem against transactions or use with travel partners.
  • Up to five complimentary supplementary Cards – one Platinum and four Gold or Green
  • Eligibility criteria rules apply
  • Annual membership fees apply

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To make an application or find out about the Platinum Card and other cards available, please contact your private banker


We offer a range of highly bespoke financial services to meet the needs of our clients.