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The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU) is a global leader in cross-border, cross-currency money movement and payments. Their omnichannel platform connects the digital and physical worlds and makes it possible for consumers and businesses to send and receive money and make payments with speed, ease, and reliability. As of June 30, 2020, their network included over 550,000 retail agent locations offering our branded services in more than 200 countries and territories, with the capability to send money to billions of accounts. Additionally, westernunion.com, their fastest growing channel in 2019, is available in over 75 countries, plus additional territories, to move money around the world. With their global reach, Western Union moves money for better, connecting family, friends, and businesses to enable financial inclusion and support economic growth.
Western Union is a publicly traded company. It’s stock trades on the NYSE and is a component of the S&P 500. Western Union was founded in 1851 by Ezra Cornell and is headquartered in Denver, Colorado.