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News Releases Sep 13, 2011

Western Union and TouchNet Team Up to Develop Payment Solutions for Universities & International Students

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., September 12, 2011 -- The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU), a leader in global payment services, today announced an agreement with TouchNet, a major commerce solutions provider to higher-education institutions, to develop new payment options for international students. ... Read More

News Releases Aug 08, 2011

Online Money Transfer S.A.L. to Offer Western Union Business Solutions in Lebanon

UBAI, UAE, Aug 08, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Western Union (NYSE: WU), a leader in global payments, and its official representative in Lebanon, Online Money Transfer SAL, have extended their business relationship with an agreement to offer the Western Union Business Solutions payments service across the country.... Read More

News Releases Jul 05, 2011

Western Union to Acquire Travelex Global Business Payments

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. & LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU) today announced it has signed an agreement with Travelex Holdings Limited to acquire the Travelex Global Business Payments division, a leading specialist provider of international business payments, for £606 million in cash. ... Read More

News Releases Jul 01, 2011

Western Union Business Solutions Debuts in Middle East Through Emirates International Exchange

DUBAI, UAE, Jul 01, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Western Union (NYSE: WU), a leader in global payments, has extended its relationship with Emirates International Exchange, one of the leading exchange houses in the Middle East, to launch its international business payments service, Western Union Business Solutions, in the UAE. ... Read More

News Releases Jun 21, 2011

Western Union Business Solutions Expands to Peru

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Jun 21, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU), a leader in global payment services, announced today that it will launch its international business payments service in Peru. ... Read More