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Western Union Co (WU) Financial statistic
Last Price: 18.93 ＄
Change: ↑ 0.02 ＄
Change Percent: ↑ 0.105764146 %
High: 19.1 ＄
Low: 18.875 ＄
Open: 18.92 ＄
Change:(YTD) 19.01 ＄
Change Percent: YTD -0.4208311415 %
Market Capitalization: 8 466 442 500
- What currencies are available to make payment in?
- Australian Dollar (AUD), Bahrain Dinar (BHD), British Pound (GBP £), Canadian Dollar (CAD), Czech Republic Koruna (CZK), Danish Krone (DKK), Euro (EUR € ), Hong Kong Dollar (HKD), Hungarian Forint (HUF),Israeli Shekel (ILS), Japanese Yen (JPY ¥ ), Jordanian Dinar (JOD), Kenyan Shilling (KES), Moroccan Dirham (MAD), Kuwaiti Dinar (KWD), Latvian Lats (LVL), Lithuanian Litas (LTL), Mexican Peso (MXN), Namibian Dollar (NAD), New Zealand Dollar (NZD), Norwegian Krone (NOK), Omani Rial (OMR), Polish Zloty (PLN), Qatari Rial (QAR), Saudi Arabian Riyal (SAR), Singapore Dollar (SGD), Swedish Krona (SEK), Swiss Franc (CHF), Tahitian Franc - Central Polynesian Franc (XPF), Thai Baht (THB), Turkish Lira (TRY), UAE Dirham (AED), United States Dollar (USD $), Vanuatu Vatu (VUV)
- Trouble-free approach:
- It is the best help of Western Union that we can send money to the country in trouble free approach. At what time you desire to launch money to your relatives and contacts in a foreign country in a few minutes you can use the service of western union because it is trouble free approach.
- No fear:
- There is a no fear in transport capital to out of the country because Western Union is the safe way to transfer money to overseas.
- Cash transfer:
- Western union is one of the best options to transfer cash from one country to another. Every corporation who transfer cash to overseas receives charges for transferring any where in the world.
The price quoted above is an estimate only for an online transaction done today.
Important information on currency exchange: Money transfers are usually paid in the currency of the destination country. Western Union applies a currency exchange rate if we convert your funds to a different currency. Any difference between the exchange rate you’re given and the one we receive will be kept by Western Union (and, in some cases, our agents) in addition to the transfer fee.
If you’re sending to a country where payout is available in multiple currencies: Western Union agents may offer your receiver the option to pick up their money in a currency other than the one you chose. In this case, the currency exchange rate that Western Union applies to your transaction may differ from the rate that would be applied for the currency you chose. Western Union (or its agents) may also make money when the funds are converted into the currency chosen by your receiver.
Sending a money transfer is fast and easy
In case you want to transfer money abroad, really reliable options with which you can do this operation is not so much. Indeed, such a transaction can be carried out quickly and efficiently only by banks and money transfer systems. One of such international money systems is the Western Union system.Western Union is a fast, reliable and widely popular money transfer system that allows you to transfer or receive moneys within minutes. Pay your utility, telephone, auto bill payments and more at a participating Agent location near you. In today’s fast-paced world where opportunity knows no borders, moving money across the globe with speed, ease and security has never been more important. For those peoples who are really bank crept and wanted to emergency money in out of the country they can send or receive money by the use of Western Union. Western Union is a best and fast method to transfer money to out of the country. Western Union provides many helps in transport funds in a foreign country. You can use the helps and transmit money to overseas to your family, friends and as well in business by the use of Western Union helps. These are the main helps that Western Union made for you.
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In today’s fast-paced world where opportunity knows no borders, moving money across the globe with speed, ease and security has never been more important. Within minutes of a transaction, the recipient can pick up the cash payment in their local currency, where available, at the desired Agent location
A safe and reliable way to send funds around the world. If your business needs to move money fast, the Western Union® Quick Cash® service will provide your company with an easy and reliable tool. This convenient money transfer service lets you send single or multiple money transfers worldwide right from your office PC
Sending money directly into a qualifying bank account is easy and convenient. Funds are generally deposited within minutes or one to three banking days depending on the country and bank. Currency when you require a money transfer service. We have developed a great reputation for our excellent customer service.
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|Country with Western Union|
Money Transfer branches
|Albania||12||8 county, 9 commune||11|
|Argentina||2593||24 province, 407 department||931|
|Australia||505||4 state, 5 shire||306|
|Austria||1511||9 state, 95 district||888|
|Azerbaijan||25||5 district, 5||5|
|Bangladesh||18||4 division, 10 district||12|
|Belgium||158||3 province, 8 arrondissement||77|
|Bosnia and Herzegovina||203||3 county, 17 commune||60|
|Brazil||390||6 state, 6 microregion||55|
|Bulgaria||490||26 region, 26 municipality||92|
|Canada||1424||7 province, 66 county||147|
|Cape Verde||1||1 county, 1 parish||1|
|Colombia||472||14 department, 14 municipality||78|
|Croatia||110||7 county, 7 commune||70|
|Cyprus||2||1 district, 1||2|
|Czech Republic||74||6 region, 13 district||55|
|Denmark||11||2 region, 4 municipality||8|
|France||2435||19 department, 64 arrondissement||1826|
|French-Guadeloupe||1||1 , 1||1|
|FYRO Macedonia||43||4 , 4||7|
|Germany||6509||17 state, 406 district||3423|
|Greece||762||13 administration, 50 municipality||244|
|Hungary||66||8 county, 8||12|
|India||17||3 state, 8 district||12|
|Ireland||871||31 county, 51||250|
|Italy||113||5 province, 10 commune||54|
|Jersey||1||1 parish, 1||1|
|Kazakhstan||127||1 region, 1 rayon||1|
|Lebanon||7||3 province, 6 county||7|
|Luxembourg||5||1 district, 1 canton||1|
|Mexico||286||11 state, 11 municipality||64|
|Morocco||6||2 region, 2 prefecture||2|
|Nepal||8||2 region, 6 district||7|
|New Zealand||1||1 region, 1 district||1|
|Nigeria||29||4 state, 4 l. g. a.||9|
|Pakistan||2||1 province, 1 division||2|
|Philippines||34||3 province, 5 municipality||18|
|Poland||485||17 province, 141 county||257|
|Portugal||628||21 district, 24 municipality||211|
|Puerto Rico||23||3 municipality, 9 barrio||10|
|Romania||2297||42 county, 42 commune||297|
|Russia||395||5 subject, 11 raion||18|
|Serbia||37||1 district, 8 municipality||12|
|Slovakia||27||3 region, 11 district||19|
|Slovenia||34||13 region, 13 commune||13|
|South Africa||32||2 province, 5 municipality||10|
|Spain||2075||12 province, 35 municipality||765|
|Switzerland||42||2 canton, 2 district||11|
|Thailand||1||1 province, 1 district||1|
|Togo||1||1 region, 1 prefecture||1|
|Turkey||1421||75 province, 75 district||319|
|Ukraine||2940||26 region, 26 raion||310|
|United Arab Emirates||12||4 emirate, 4 إمارات||4|
|United Kingdom||9172||4 county, 195 district||914|
|United States||70440||52 state, 2964 county||13231|
|US Virgin Islands||1||1 district, 1 subdistrict||1|
|Zimbabwe||1||1 province, 1 district||1|
Western Union system in USA in 1946
The system of money transfers Western Union the oldest in the world, because it has been providing its services for more than 167 years. And now it is one of the most competitive and sustainable. Many points issuing money in various corners of the planet. More than 300 banks from different countries, are actively cooperating with the company.
Western Union's predecessor, the New York and Mississippi Telegraph Company, was established by a group of Rochester, New York, businessmen in 1851. The company changed its name to Western Union Telegraph Company five years later, signifying the union of "western" telegraph lines into one system, following the acquisition of a series of competing telegraph systems. The company completed the first transcontinental telegraph line in 1861, providing fast communications during the Civil War.
The name “The Western Union,” favored by Cornell, was given by the New York Legislature, and the new enterprise was chartered as The Western Union Telegraph Company on . By the end of the Civil War it had built the first transcontinental telegraph line and was soon carrying 80 percent of the nation’s telegraph traffic, making it America’s first telecom giant and one of the first industrial monopolies. By the late . The Baltimore & Ohio (B&O) with 136 offices, 341 employees, and 1,409 miles of wire was its largest competitor, until it was . ACA president Joseph P. Selly scorned the decision and on , proceeded with the strike, calling 7,000 Western Union workers from their jobs in the New York City metropolitan area.
On with the NLRB. The ACA, an affiliate of the Congress of Industrial Organizations that changed its name from the American Radio Telegraphists Association in . , the Board found significant evidence that the company had in fact dominated and supported the AWUE since its formation . , and emphatically named the only remedy that would cure the situation: “Nothing short of disestablishment can effectively eradicate the effects of twenty years of interference and domination.”
When World War II began, the landscape of telegraph unionism was uneven and contested. Congress pushed telegraph consolidation forward,fearing that disarray at Western Union and Postal Telegraph would endanger the efforts of the military
Western Union continued to prosper and it received commendations from the U.S. armed forces for service during both world wars. In , the Postal Telegraph Company. As part of that merger, Western Union agreed to separate domestic and foreign business. In . In .
On in six of the company’s seven divisions, while 7,000 workers in the company’s New York Metropolitan Division chose the American Communications Association.
In , the long strike was settled when both sides agreed to accept the WLB award, and ACA Local 40 approved a new contract with Western Union.
The Western Union Telegraph Company sold the building in 1947 but continued to occupy it under a twenty-five year lease-back arrangement. In 1973 the headquarters staff moved to a new facility in Upper Saddle River, New Jersey, while most of the operations remained in the building at 60 Hudson Street; after a second lease was sold in 1983, Western Union gradually vacated the building.
Acquired Films, circa 1946-1989, includes several videotape copies of the 20th Century Fox production of , films produced outside Western Union using Western Union footage or mention Western Union or its products, and depictions of various aspects of the history of telegraphy.
In a major financial restructuring that temporarily solved the company’s financial problems through the sale of $500 million in high-yield, five-year notes, and established a new wholly owned subsidiary, Western Union Financial Services, Inc., to handle its money transfer services. , after the . On , which included the sale of WU Financial Services to First Financial Management Corporation for $1.9 billion, including the Western Union name, trademark, and public identity, and .
The name “Western Union,” reminiscent of miles of wire strung from poles across the country, of telegraphers seated at clicking keys and sounders, of the bearer of good and bad tidings, today is applied to much of the money order business of the First Data Corporation. The communications business, once highly unionized, has become one of mixed cellular and traditional telephones, of computerized data transfer, and satellite transmissions, an industry that, except for telephone workers, is largely non union.
The order specifically names Western Union Financial Services Inc., (WUFSI), a wholly owned subsidiary of The Western Union Company.