Jan. 26, 2009

Diners Club Adds Japanese Language Capability To Global Vision

RIVERWOODS, Ill., Jan 26, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Diners Club International, a business unit of Discover Financial Services (NYSE: DFS), today announced the launch of the Japanese language capability for its premier reporting product, Global Vision.

Introduced in 1992, Diners Club Global Vision is an online information management reporting tool that helps corporate card clients effectively measure, analyze and leverage T&E spending on a local and global basis. As a result, Global Vision enables users to improve delinquency management, enforce policy compliance, gain leverage in vendor negotiations, and enhance budgeting and forecasting.

"The Diners Club Corporate Card is the primary card used by most industry leaders in Japan. The addition of the Japanese language functionality to Global Vision provides a tremendous asset to this important customer base," said Katsuhiko Tanabe, sales manager of Diners Club Japan. "This enhancement is just another example of how Diners Club is committed to ensuring that Global Vision continues to be the standard by which other corporate card reporting tools are measured."

Global Vision provides comprehensive reporting capabilities including the ability for users to create custom reports with access to enhanced data items. Reporting is available in more than 150 local country currencies, and reports can be consolidated in one of 10 currencies for multinational organizations. Global Vision also is available in Spanish and French Canadian versions, with other languages possible. In addition, the Global Vision's tiered services option provides customized reporting solutions that meet specific market needs, will be offered in Japanese as well.

As the card of choice for leading corporations, frequent travelers, and affluent individuals around the world, Diners Club is a premier provider of innovative solutions to answer key travel management concerns, powerful information and data, unmatched service and an award winning affinity program.

For more information, visit www.DinersClub.com.

About Diners Club International

Diners Club International is owned by Discover Financial Services (NYSE: DFS), a leading credit card issuer and electronic payment services company. Established in 1950, Diners Club International became the first multi-purpose charge card in the world, launching a financial revolution in how consumers and companies pay for products and services. Today, Diners Club is a globally recognized brand serving the payment needs of upscale consumers as well as providing corporations and small business owners with a complete array of expense management solutions. With acceptance in more than 185 countries, 14 million merchant locations, and access to over 1 million ATMs, Diners Club is uniquely qualified to serve its cardholders all over the world.

About Discover Financial Services

Discover Financial Services (NYSE: DFS) is a leading credit card issuer and electronic payment services company with one of the most recognized brands in U.S. financial services. The company operates the Discover Card, America's cash rewards pioneer. Since its inception in 1986, the company has become one of the largest card issuers in the United States. Its payments business consists of the Discover Network, with millions of merchant and cash access locations; PULSE, one of the nation's leading ATM/debit networks; and Diners Club International, a global payments network with acceptance in 185 countries and territories. For more information, visit www.discoverfinancial.com.

SOURCE: Diners Club International

Discover Financial Services
Leslie Beyer, 1-224-405-5154

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