The FBI has launched an investigation into American Express Co.’s pricing practices related to the AXP +1.15% foreign-exchange unit. The investigation is focused on whether the foreign-exchange international payments department misrepresented pricing to clients in order to win their business. Current and former employees, allege that AmEx’s foreign-exchange unit had recruited business clients with offers of low currency-conversion rates before raising prices without warning.
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