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Western Union Collaborates With UK Post Office To Offer Digital International Payments
Thursday, 18 Jul 2019 08:00am EDT 

July 18 (Reuters) - Western Union Co ::WESTERN UNION COLLABORATES WITH UK POST OFFICE TO OFFER DIGITAL INTERNATIONAL PAYMENTS.WESTERN UNION CO - CUSTOMERS WILL BE ABLE TO ACCESS INTERNATIONAL PAYMENT SERVICES VIA A POST OFFICE AND WESTERN UNION BRANDED ONLINE PORTAL.  Full Article

Western Union Q1 GAAP Earnings Per Share $0.39
Tuesday, 7 May 2019 04:05pm EDT 

May 7 (Reuters) - Western Union Co ::WESTERN UNION REPORTS FIRST QUARTER RESULTS.Q1 GAAP EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.39.Q1 REVENUE $1.3 BILLION VERSUS REFINITIV IBES ESTIMATE OF $1.36 BILLION.Q1 EARNINGS PER SHARE ESTIMATE $0.43 -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.SALE OF SPEEDPAY BUSINESS FOR APPROXIMATELY $750 MILLION EXPECTED TO BE COMPLETED IN MAY.SEES 2019 GAAP EPS IN A RANGE OF $2.66 TO $2.76.CURRENTLY EXPECTS TO SPEND BETWEEN $500 MILLION AND $600 MILLION ON SHARE REPURCHASES IN 2019, AND A SIMILAR AMOUNT IN 2020.  Full Article

Western Union Digital Expands To Seven Countries Across The Middle East
Monday, 29 Apr 2019 04:00am EDT 

April 29 (Reuters) - Western Union Co ::WESTERN UNION DIGITAL EXPANDS TO SEVEN COUNTRIES ACROSS THE MIDDLE EAST.WESTERN UNION DIGITAL NOW LIVE IN BAHRAIN, JORDAN, KUWAIT, LEBANON, OMAN, QATAR AND THE UAE.  Full Article

ACI Worldwide And Western Union Announce Early Termination Of Hart-Scott-Rodino Waiting Period
Wednesday, 27 Mar 2019 08:00am EDT 

March 27 (Reuters) - ACI Worldwide Inc ::ACI WORLDWIDE AND WESTERN UNION ANNOUNCE EARLY TERMINATION OF HART-SCOTT-RODINO WAITING PERIOD IN CONNECTION WITH PROPOSED ACQUISITION OF SPEEDPAY U.S. DOMESTIC BILL PAY BUSINESS.ACI WORLDWIDE INC - TRANSACTION IS EXPECTED TO CLOSE AS EARLY AS POSSIBLE IN Q2 OF 2019.  Full Article

Western Union Reports Q4 Adj EPS Of $0.49
Thursday, 7 Feb 2019 04:05pm EST 

Feb 7 (Reuters) - Western Union Co ::WESTERN UNION REPORTS FOURTH QUARTER AND FULL YEAR RESULTS.FY2019 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $1.94, REVENUE VIEW $5.77 BILLION -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.SEES 2019 CASH FLOW FROM OPERATING ACTIVITIES OF APPROXIMATELY $1 BILLION.Q4 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.49.Q4 GAAP EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.48.QUARTERLY DIVIDEND INCREASED 5%.Q4 REVENUE $1.4 BILLION VERSUS REFINITIV IBES ESTIMATE OF $1.44 BILLION.Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE ESTIMATE $0.49 -- REFINITIV IBES DATA.QUARTERLY DIVIDEND INCREASED 5%.SEES GAAP REVENUE OF LOW SINGLE-DIGIT DECREASE TO A LOW SINGLE-DIGIT INCREASE FOR 2019.SEES CONSTANT CURRENCY REVENUE OF LOW SINGLE-DIGIT INCREASE FOR 2019 .SEES CONSTANT CURRENCY REVENUE OF LOW SINGLE-DIGIT INCREASE FOR 2019.SEES 2019 OPERATING MARGIN OF APPROXIMATELY 20%.SEES 2019 EPS IN A RANGE OF $1.83 TO $1.95.  Full Article

Western Union Says Amended And Restated Credit Agreement
Thursday, 20 Dec 2018 05:44pm EST 

Dec 20 (Reuters) - Western Union Co ::WESTERN UNION - ON DEC 18 ENTERED AMENDED AND RESTATED CREDIT AGREEMENT PROVIDING FOR UNSECURED FINANCING FACILITIES OF $1.50 BILLION - SEC FILING.WESTERN UNION CO - NEW CREDIT AGREEMENT PROVIDES FOR A $1.50 BILLION REVOLVING CREDIT FACILITY THAT INCLUDES A $250 MILLION LETTER OF CREDIT SUBFACILITY..WESTERN UNION CO - FINAL MATURITY DATE OF NEW CREDIT AGREEMENT IS JANUARY 8, 2024,.  Full Article

Western Union Announces $0.19/Share Quarterly Dividend
Thursday, 6 Dec 2018 12:35pm EST 

Dec 6 (Reuters) - Western Union Co ::WESTERN UNION ANNOUNCES $0.19 QUARTERLY DIVIDEND.  Full Article

Safaricom Announces Launch Of M-PESA Global
Tuesday, 6 Nov 2018 01:45am EST 

Nov 6 (Reuters) - Safaricom Plc ::ANNOUNCES LAUNCH OF M-PESA GLOBAL.M-PESA GLOBAL WILL ENABLE CUSTOMERS TO SEND MONEY FOR PICK UP AT OVER 500,000 WESTERN UNION AGENT LOCATIONS.TRANSFERS THROUGH BANK ACCOUNTS TO UAE, UK, GERMANY WILL ALSO BE AVAILABLE IMMEDIATELY FOR M-PESA GLOBAL.  Full Article

Western Union Reports Q3 Adjusted Earnings Per Share $0.52
Thursday, 1 Nov 2018 04:05pm EDT 

Nov 1 (Reuters) - Western Union Co ::WESTERN UNION REPORTS THIRD QUARTER RESULTS.Q3 ADJUSTED EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.52.Q3 GAAP EARNINGS PER SHARE $0.46.Q3 REVENUE $1.4 BILLION VERSUS I/B/E/S VIEW $1.43 BILLION.Q3 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $0.48 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.COMPANY UPDATED ITS FINANCIAL OUTLOOK FOR 2018.QTRLY CONSUMER-TO-CONSUMER (C2C) REVENUES FLAT ON A REPORTED BASIS, OR INCREASED 2% CONSTANT CURRENCY.SEES FY 2018 GAAP EPS IN A RANGE OF $1.85 TO $1.92.SEES FY 2018 ADJUSTED EPS IN A RANGE OF $1.88 TO $1.95.IN 2018, SEES LOW SINGLE-DIGIT GAAP REVENUE INCREASE AND LOW TO MID-SINGLE DIGIT INCREASE IN CONSTANT CURRENCY REVENUE.SEES FY 2018 OPERATING MARGIN OF ABOUT 20%.SEES 2018 CASH FLOW FROM OPERATING ACTIVITIES OF APPROXIMATELY $800 MILLION.FY2018 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $1.85 -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.FY2018 REVENUE VIEW $5.68 BILLION -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Western Union Co Says CEO Hikmet Ersek's FY 2017 Total Compensation Was $9.7 Mln
Friday, 23 Mar 2018 04:41pm EDT 

March 23 (Reuters) - Western Union Co ::WESTERN UNION CO SAYS CEO HIKMET ERSEK'S FY 2017 TOTAL COMPENSATION WAS $9.7 MILLION VERSUS $9.3 MILLION IN FY 2016 - SEC FILING.  Full Article