Western Union Highlights Accomplishments and Strengths at 2009 Annual Stockholders’ Meeting

Western Union Highlights Accomplishments and Strengths at 2009 Annual Stockholders’ Meeting
ENGLEWOOD, Colo., May 13, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Hosting the third annual stockholders’ meeting of The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU), President and Chief Executive Officer Christina Gold today reiterated the company’s strategy and emphasized its commitment to delivering value to shareholders.
Approximately 89.54 percent […]

Western Union to Present at the J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media and Telecom Conference

Western Union to Present at the J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media and Telecom Conference
ENGLEWOOD, Colo., May 12, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) — The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU), a leader in global payments, announced today that the company will be presenting at the J.P. Morgan Global Technology, Media and Telecom Conference on Monday, May 18, 2009. […]

Western Union Acquisition Broadens Portfolio and Expands Global Payments Capabilities

Western Union Acquisition Broadens Portfolio and Expands Global Payments Capabilities
Addition of Business-to-Business Payments Provider Opens New Channels and New Customer Segments
ENGLEWOOD, Colo., May 07, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) — The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU), a leader in global payments, today announced a definitive agreement to acquire Canada-based Custom House, Ltd., a leading, independent provider of business-to-business […]

Western Union Honors Mother of the Year at Fonseca Concert, Awards $50,000 to Contest Winner

Western Union Honors Mother of the Year at Fonseca Concert, Awards $50,000 to Contest Winner
U.S. Serviceman Recognizes Mother for Lifelong Sacrifices
LOS ANGELES, May 07, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) — A mother’s love is universal and the ways to honor her on Mother’s Day are virtually endless. In recognition of the upcoming Mother’s Day celebrations throughout the […]

ADDING MULTIMEDIA Western Union Honors Mother of the Year at Fonseca Concert, Awards $50,000 to Contest Winner

ADDING MULTIMEDIA Western Union Honors Mother of the Year at Fonseca Concert, Awards $50,000 to Contest Winner
U.S. Serviceman Recognizes Mother for Lifelong Sacrifices
LOS ANGELES, May 07, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) — A mother’s love is universal and the ways to honor her on Mother’s Day are virtually endless. In recognition of the upcoming Mother’s Day celebrations […]

On Mother’s Day, Send the Perfect Gift through Western Union

On Mother’s Day, Send the Perfect Gift through Western Union
ENGLEWOOD, Colo., May 04, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) — A mother’s love is universal and the ways to honor her on Mother’s Day are virtually endless. This year, The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU), a global leader in money transfers, reminds sons and daughters that the one […]

Western Union, Consumer Portfolio Service and VeriSign Team to Offer Mobile Bill Payment Solution

Western Union, Consumer Portfolio Service and VeriSign Team to Offer Mobile Bill Payment Solution
Pilot Allows CPS Customers to Trigger Payments Directly From Their Mobile Devices
ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Apr 30, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) — The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU), together with Consumer Portfolio Services Inc. (CPS) and VeriSign’s Messaging and Mobile Media Division (NASDAQ: VRSN), today […]

UK: Insurer fears burglary rates could rise by 50%

UK: Insurer fears burglary rates could rise by 50%
But it isn’t inevitable if you protect your property
The UK’s biggest insurer believes we could see a 50% increase in household burglaries by the end of 2009 as the recession takes hold and unemployment figures soar.
Last year there were over 280,000 burglaries according to the […]

Western Union Reports First Quarter Results

Western Union Reports First Quarter Results
Revenue of $1.2 Billion and EPS of $0.32 Reaffirms 2009 Outlook
ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Apr 21, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) — The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU), a leader in the money transfer segment of global payments, today reported financial results for the first quarter.
Highlights for the quarter included:
Global consolidated revenue […]

Fidelity National Information Services to Offer Western Union Money Transfer Services to Banks in the United States

Fidelity National Information Services to Offer Western Union Money Transfer Services to Banks in the United States
Over 8,500 U.S. Banking Institution Clients Will Have the Opportunity to Provide Western Union(R) Money Transfer Services
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. & JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Apr 20, 2009 (BUSINESS WIRE) — The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU), a global leader in money transfer services, […]