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Western Union Expands Business Payments in Germany and Austria

Posted On: January 29, 2013
Western Union Business Solutions opens new offices in Frankfurt and Vienna Expanded presence will bring specialist payment services to Austrian and German SMEs ENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--... [More]

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Western Union sees significant increase in use of Chinese Renminbi for business payments by US firms

Posted On: October 02, 2012
Western Union sees significant increase in use of Chinese Renminbi for business payments by US firms  ENGLEWOOD, Colo. - October 2, 2012 - Western Union Business Solutions, a business unit of th... [More]

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Western Union Announces "Education for Better," a Three-Year Commitment to Education Globally

Posted On: September 26, 2012
Western Union Announces "Education for Better," a Three-Year Commitment to Education Globally NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU), a leader in global payment services, and... [More]

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Western Union Announces Commitment to Design and Launch a New Financial Platform for NGOs

Posted On: September 25, 2012
Western Union Announces Commitment to Design and Launch a New Financial Platform for NGOsPresident and CEO Hikmet Ersek announces commitment at the Clinton Global Initiative to help NGOs bridge the la... [More]

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Western Union Launches International Business Payments Services in Chile, Cyprus and Jordan

Posted On: September 04, 2012
Western Union Launches International Business Payments Services in Chile, Cyprus and Jordan  Expansion of Western Union Business Solutions Brings its Global Presence to 28 Countries ENGLEWOOD,... [More]

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Western Union Enables Acceptance of Indian Rupee Tuition Payments for Participating Universities

Posted On: July 17, 2012
Western Union Enables Acceptance of Indian Rupee Tuition Payments for Participating UniversitiesStrategic Agreement with India's ICICI Bank Facilitates Speedy Delivery of FundsENGLEWOOD, Colo.--(... [More]

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Western Union Launches Business Payments Wallet

Posted On: May 14, 2012
The Western Union Company today announced the launch of its new business payments wallet for clients of Western Union Business Solutions in the United States and Canada. The technology allows clients using Business Solutions' Online FX platform to add and hold funds on balance for future use and enables them to make convenient email payments to international recipients. [More]

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Paying Chinese Businesses in Dollars Instead of Chinese Yuan

Posted On: February 27, 2012
Paying Chinese Businesses in Dollars Instead of Chinese YuanCosts American Businesses $2.4 Billion in 2011 Western Union Survey Finds One in Five Chinese Exporters Add Fees To Account for Foreign Exc... [More]

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Businesses Seek Better Control of Global Payments

Posted On: January 30, 2012
Businesses Seek Better Control of Global Payments. New Western Union Survey Finds Hidden Transaction Costs a Major Pain Point for Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs).

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., January 30, 2012 -- The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU), a leader in global payment services, today announced the results of a survey which finds that despite advances in technology, cross border payments continue to present challenges for businesses.... [More]

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Western Union Offers Webinar for Businesses to Better Manage Currency Risk

Posted On: November 14, 2011
Session to Focus on Opportunities Generated by China’s Changing Impact on Global EconomyENGLEWOOD, Colo., Nov. 14, 2011 -- The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU), a leader in global payment service... [More]

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