Western Union Names New Leadership to Support Americas Region Go-to-Market Strategy

Western Union Names New Leadership to Support Americas Region Go-to-Market Strategy
Product Management and Consumer Loyalty Key to Business Growth
ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Feb 06, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) — The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU), a global leader in money transfer services, today announced it has appointed product management and consumer loyalty leaders in support of The Americas […]

Western Union Renews Agent Agreement with A&P Stores

Western Union Renews Agent Agreement with A&P Stores
ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Feb 05, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Western Union, a leader in global money transfer services, announced it has signed a five-year renewal agreement with The Greater Atlantic and Pacific Tea Company, Inc. (A&P) to extend its offering of money transfer, money order, and bill payment services […]

Western Union and India Post Renew Money Transfer Agreement

Western Union and India Post Renew Money Transfer Agreement
To Reinforce successful Public Private Partnership program
Mumbai, 5th February, 2009 — The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU), a global leader in money transfer services and India Post - a Government of India enterprise, today announced the renewal of a multi-year agreement to extend the availability of the […]

Western Union Reports Fourth Quarter and Full-Year Results

Western Union Reports Fourth Quarter and Full-Year Results
$1.25 Billion of Cash Flow from Operations in 2008
ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Feb 05, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) — The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU), a leader in the money transfer industry, today reported financial results for the fourth quarter and full year.
Highlights for the fourth quarter included:
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Court Rules in Western Union’s Favor in Arizona Data Case

Court Rules in Western Union’s Favor in Arizona Data Case
Englewood, Colo., February 04, 2009 - On January 8, 2009, the Arizona Superior Court ruled in favor of Western Union that subpoenas issued by the Arizona Attorney General for consumer transaction data were unreasonably broad and unenforceable.
“Western Union is pleased with the Court’s ruling,” […]

Western Union Foundation Awards First Scholarships under the Family Scholarship Program Pilot

Western Union Foundation Awards First Scholarships under the Family Scholarship Program Pilot
ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Jan 27, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) — The Western Union Foundation today announced the first award recipients of the Family Scholarship Pilot Program for migrant workers and their families. The pilot phase of the program was focused on awarding scholarships to families within […]

WestLB Posts Positive Result

WestLB Posts Positive Result
* Considerable charges from the financial market crisis absorbed
* Market positions improved, customer business expanded
* Costs reduced sharply
* Risk-weighted assets trimmed substantially in conformity with the Bank´s strategy
* Sustainable consolidation solution remains […]

Helaba, LBBW and WestLB Arrange € 600 Million Schuldschein for Deutsche Lufthansa Aktiengesellschaft

Helaba, LBBW and WestLB Arrange € 600 Million Schuldschein for Deutsche Lufthansa Aktiengesellschaft
Acting as Joint Lead Arrangers, Helaba, Landesbank Baden-Württemberg (LBBW) and WestLB AG successfully placed a € 600 million Schuldscheindarlehen for Deutsche Lufthansa Aktiengesellschaft in the euro capital market.
The paper was offered with three-year and five-year maturities (February 2012 and 2014), with the shorter […]

UK: Mill Hill man scoops top RAC honour

UK: Mill Hill man scoops top RAC honour
Prakesh “Crackers” Patel, 45, from Mill Hill has been awarded the title of RAC’s Patrol Ambassador of the Year Award - a prestigious honour that marks him as an “elite” patrol and lands him a role as the face of the RAC for the next 12 months.
Crackers’ incredibly […]