Last Updated: Apr 12 2010 - Silobreaker

Fact Sheet for Western Union Company

Nationality: United States
Contact Address:
General: offers one of the easiest ways for families and friends to send money and stay connected almost anywhere in the world. It all comes down to the relationships they’ve established over many years. takes pride in being close to their consumers.  Source:
Compilation by Silobreaker
Although Silobreaker has relied on what it regards as reliable sources while compiling the content herein, Silobreaker cannot guarantee the accuracy, completeness, integrity or quality of such content and no responsibility is accepted by Silobreaker in respect of such content. Readers must determine for themselves what reliance they should place on the compiled content herein.

Related Stories

First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 5 reports

Western Union to Offer PrePay Top-Ups for Thuraya Satellite Users

Published on: 24th Apr 2014The satellite operator Thuraya has signed a deal with Western Union enabling the money transfer services provider to offer top up services for Thuraya prepaid SIM Cards.The service is available at participating Western Union ... [Published Cellular-News - 1 hour ago]
First reported Apr 23 2014 - Updated 10 hours ago - 3 reports

Charter adds 275 call center jobs in Bridgeton

Telecom company Charter Communications has invested $12.3 million to open a call center in Bridgeton, Mo.The former Western Union call center, a 78,000-square-foot building that Charter renovated, is located at 13022 Hollenberg Drive.More than 800 Internet ... [Published Business First of Buffalo - 12 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 2 reports

Why Western Union and MoneyGram Investors Shouldnt Panic

?Walmart has the size to make it in this business and will offer low transaction costs, but that doesn't mean doom for the traditional players although MoneyGram does operate out of Walmart ... ... [Published Big News Network - 14 hours ago]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated 18 hours ago - 2 reports

BBB Warns: Beware of Derby Ticket Scams

(NEWS RELEASE) -- The “Run for the Roses” is a little over a week away and that means people are looking for last-minute tickets to see the race!BBB is warning those of you who want to attend the Kentucky Derby to beware of scam artists trying to fool ... [Published WHAS 11 - 18 hours ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 2 reports

‘Business for Better’ contest* to accept concept papers on or before May 5, 2014

- Top three student teams to receive scholarships of up to AED 285,000[UAE, April 23, 2014]- The inter-university “Business for Better” competition will be accepting online registrations and submissions of concept papers from currently enrolled second ... [Published PR inside - 22 hours ago]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 23 2014 - 2 reports

NetSpend inks co-branded prepaid card pact with Western Union

-- US payments firm TSYS Co's (NYSE: TSS) NetSpend prepaid card unit said it has joined forces with US money transfer firm Western Union (NYSE: WU) to develop an innovative co-branded prepaid card to be available later this year. According to the Center ... [Published - Apr 23 2014]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 2 reports

Wal-Mart will enter cash wiring business

In a move that threatens to upend another piece of the financial services industry, Wal-Mart, the country’s largest retailer, announced Thursday that it would allow customers to make store-to-store money transfers within the United States at cut-rate ... [Published Salt Lake Tribune - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 5 reports

Africa: Remittance Rip-Offs

London — All over the world migrant workers are sending money home to their families. The money pays hospital bills and school fees, buys land, builds houses and sets up small businesses. The cash goes from the US back to Mexico, from the Gulf back to ... [Published - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 2 reports

Credit still a 'roadblock to growth' for small businesses

Access to credit is still a "roadblock " to new investment for London’s small businesses, according to new survey data as Bank of England figures. One in four of smaller businesses in the capital looked at alternative ways to raise finance in the first ... [Published The Independent - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 2 reports

Western Union Connects to PrintReleaf to Automatically Offset Actual Paper Use

- PrintReleaf , the first technology platform to enable cloud-based paper tracking and reforestation, has connected the PrintReleaf Exchange (PRX) at Western Union's corporate headquarters. Now, each sheet of paper consumed will be offset through PrintReleaf. ... [Published MarketWired - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 2 reports

NetSpend and Western Union team up for co-branded prepaid card

US-based prepaid cards and financial services provider NetSpend has teamed up with Western Union in order to develop a co-branded prepaid card.NetSpend and Western Union will develop the co-branded card’s custom features jointly, via NetSpend’s proprietary ... [Published Paypers - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 2 reports

4/22/2014: METRO: Bridging the gulf in poll season

AZAMGARH: Azamgarh, a town in eastern Uttar Pradesh with a sizeable Muslim population, has quite a few Western Union money transfer branches. A large number of Muslim men from the town and nearby villages have migrated to the Gulf countries in search ... [Published Hindustan Times - Apr 22 2014]
In Focus


sort by: Date | Relevance
The future of Western Union [Published FOX Business - Video - Feb 12 2014]
Western Union CEO Hikmet Ersek says his digital business is growing quickly. ...
Western Union: Finance in purgatory [Published The Economist - Finance & Economics - Feb 13 2014]
ON FEBRUARY 11th Western Union’s executives glossed over a decline in earnings and revenues in an upbeat call. But a day earlier five law firms had cast light on some of its troubles when they petitioned a court to represent its shareholders in lawsuits ...
NICE Working with Western Union to Improve the ... [Published Call Centre Clinic News Articles - Feb 26 2014]
February 26th, 2014 – NICE Systems announced that the Western Union Company is rolling out its Customer Interaction Management solutions to leverage customer insights and deliver an enhanced experience across the company’s global Customer Care Centers. ...
Western Union (WU) Showing Resistance Near $16.50 [Published - Feb 19 2014]’s patented algorithms have chosen the Aug. '14 $16.00 call for a couple of hedged-trading ideas on Western Union Co (WU). A traditional covered call on Western Union yields 6.17% (12.65% annualized, for comparison purposes ...
Western Union Announces $0.125 Quarterly Dividend [Published Business Wire Professional Services News - Feb 21 2014]
ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Western Union Announces $0.125 Quarterly Dividend ...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 ...

Press Releases

sort by: Date | Relevance
The Western Union Company and the Western Union... [Published PR Newswire - Sep 26 2013]
Attention The Western Union Company Investors: ... [Published Financial Services - Jan 23 2014]
THE WESTERN UNION COMPANY SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Le... [Published Financial Services - Feb 05 2014]
NICE Working with Western Union to Improve the ... [Published Financial Services - Feb 25 2014]
THE WESTERN UNION COMPANY SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Le... [Published GlobeNewswire: Advertising News - Dec 31 2013]
1 2 3 4 5
Contact Us

Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.