Western Union profit falls as consumer business weakens
Oct 29 (Reuters) - Western Union Co, the world's largest money-transfer company, reported a 20 percent fall in third-quarter profit, hurt by lower revenue from its consumer business and higher expenses.
Net income fell to $214.4 million, or 39 cents per share, in the quarter ended Sept. 30, from $269.5 million, or 45 cents per share, a year earlier.
Revenue fell 1 percent to $1.41 billion. Expenses rose 5 percent to $1.11 billion. (Reporting By Neha Dimri in Bangalore; Editing by Don Sebastian)
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