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Western Union Co (WU.N)

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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

Western Union Reports Qtrly Loss Per Share $2.44
Tuesday, 13 Feb 2018 04:05pm EST 

Feb 13 (Reuters) - Western Union Co ::WESTERN UNION REPORTS FOURTH QUARTER AND FULL YEAR RESULTS.Q4 REVENUE ROSE 5 PERCENT TO $1.4 BILLION.COMPANY EXPECTS SOLID BUSINESS PERFORMANCE IN 2018; QUARTERLY DIVIDEND INCREASED 9%.WESTERN UNION - ‍CONSUMER-TO-CONSUMER (C2C) REVENUES INCREASED 5% ON A REPORTED BASIS, OR 4% CONSTANT CURRENCY FOR Q4 2017​.QTRLY LOSS PER SHARE $2.44.WESTERN UNION - ‍CO'S 2017 U.S. FEDERAL TAX CASH LIABILITY IS ESTIMATED AT $780 MILLION AND WILL BE PAYABLE OVER NEXT EIGHT YEARS​.EXPECTS ‍LOW TO MID-SINGLE DIGIT INCREASE IN GAAP AND CONSTANT CURRENCY REVENUE FOR FY 2018​.‍EXPECTS OPERATING MARGIN OF APPROXIMATELY 20% FOR FY 2018 ​.EXPECTS ‍EPS IN A RANGE OF $1.78 TO $1.90 FOR FY 2018 ​.‍EXPECTS CASH FLOW FROM OPERATING ACTIVITIES OF APPROXIMATELY $800 MILLION FOR FY 2018​.Q4 EARNINGS PER SHARE VIEW $0.45, REVENUE VIEW $1.40 BILLION -- THOMSON REUTERS I/B/E/S.  Full Article

ACCC Updates On Western Union-related Money Laundering Case
Monday, 22 Jan 2018 07:33pm EST 

Jan 23 (Reuters) - Australian Competition and Consumer Commission::SAYS ITS SCAMWATCH DIVISION URGES AUSTRALIANS WHO LOST MONEY TO SCAMMER THROUGH WESTERN UNION FROM 2004-2017 TO TAKE ACTION BY 12 FEB.AUSTRALIAN CONSUMERS CAN USE AN ONLINE FORM OR APPLY BY POST TO HAVE THE MONEY THEY LOST REFUNDED BY THE DOJ.UNABLE TO MAKE CLAIMS ON A CONSUMER’S BEHALF OR ASSIST CONSUMERS WITH THEIR CLAIMS, AS ACTION IS U.S.-BASED.  Full Article

NY Department Of Financial Services Fines Western Union $60 Mln
Thursday, 4 Jan 2018 11:08am EST 

Jan 4 (Reuters) - NY DEPARTMENT OF FINANCIAL SERVICES::DFS FINES WESTERN UNION $60 MILLION FOR VIOLATIONS OF NEW YORK'S ANTI-MONEY LAUNDERING LAWS, "IGNORING SUSPICIOUS TRANSACTIONS" TO LOCATIONS IN CHINA.NY DEPARTMENT OF FINANCIAL SERVICES - INVESTIGATION FINDS WESTERN UNION FAILED TO IMPLEMENT ANTI-MONEY LAUNDERING COMPLIANCE BETWEEN 2004 AND 2012.  Full Article

Western Union Says ‍Announced Additional Details On Plans To Move Its Global Headquarters ​
Monday, 11 Dec 2017 08:00am EST 

Dec 11 (Reuters) - Western Union Co ::WESTERN UNION CO - ‍ANNOUNCED ADDITIONAL DETAILS ON PLANS TO MOVE ITS GLOBAL HEADQUARTERS ​.WESTERN UNION CO SAYS ‍SIGNED A LONG-TERM LEASE AT 7979 E. TUFTS AVE., WHERE "CRITICAL BUSINESS OPERATIONS WILL BE CONDUCTED"​.  Full Article

Western Union Co reports Q3 revenue $1.4 billion
Thursday, 2 Nov 2017 04:01pm EDT 

Nov 2 (Reuters) - Western Union Co :Western Union Co reports third quarter results.Sees fy adjusted earnings per share $1.75 to $1.85.Sees fy GAAP earnings per share $1.50 to $1.60.Q3 revenue $1.4 billion versus I/B/E/S view $1.39 billion.Western Union Co - qtrly ‍consumer-to-consumer revenues increased 1% on both a reported and constant currency basis​.Western Union Co - qtrly earnings per share $0.51 ‍​.Western Union Co - qtrly ‍adjusted earnings per share of $0.53​.Western Union Co sees 2017 ‍GAAP operating margin of approximately 17% and adjusted operating margin of approximately 20%​.Q3 earnings per share view $0.45 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.  Full Article

Western Union Co files pricing term sheet related to $250 million floating rate notes due 2019
Tuesday, 15 Aug 2017 05:45pm EDT 

Aug 15 (Reuters) - Western Union Co ::Western Union Co files pricing term sheet related to $250 million floating rate notes due 2019 .Western Union Co - price to public of its $250 million floating rate notes at 100.000 percent.  Full Article

Western Union and Pay-O-Matic renew agreement with 7-year extension
Monday, 14 Aug 2017 08:30am EDT 

Aug 14 (Reuters) - Western Union Co :Western Union and Pay-O-Matic renew agreement with 7-year extension.Western Union Co - ‍Renewed deal includes Western Union money transfer and money order services, as well as bill payment services​.Western Union Co - ‍150 Pay-O-Matic locations will continue to offer Western Union Services​.  Full Article

Western Union launches new transactional website in Kuwait
Monday, 7 Aug 2017 08:34am EDT 

Aug 7 (Reuters) - Western Union Co :Western Union Co - launch of new wu.com transactional web site in kuwait.  Full Article

Western Union Q2 earnings per share $0.35
Thursday, 3 Aug 2017 04:01pm EDT 

Aug 3 (Reuters) - Western Union Co :Western Union reports second quarter results.Sees FY GAAP earnings per share $1.46 to $1.56.Q2 adjusted earnings per share $0.50.Q2 earnings per share $0.35.Q2 revenue $1.4 billion.Q2 earnings per share view $0.41 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Western Union Co - company reduced its full year GAAP EPS outlook to a range of $1.46 to $1.56 due to legal matter accrual.Western Union Co - company affirmed its constant currency revenue, adjusted operating margin, and cash flow outlooks for 2017.Qtrly Consumer-to-Consumer (C2C) revenues decreased 1%, or increased 1% on a constant currency basis..Raises 2017 ‍adjusted EPS to a range of $1.70 to $1.80​.Sees 2017 GAAP cash flow from operating activities of approximately $200 million.  Full Article

BRIEF-Western Union Announces $0.19 Quarterly Dividend

* WESTERN UNION ANNOUNCES $0.19 QUARTERLY DIVIDEND Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: