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Press release from Business Wire

Western Union to Present at the Barclays Capital Emerging Payments Forum

Thursday, March 22, 2012

Western Union to Present at the Barclays Capital Emerging Payments Forum16:10 EDT Thursday, March 22, 2012 ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (Business Wire) -- The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU) announced that the company will present at the Barclays Capital Emerging Payments Forum on Thursday, March 29, 2012 in New York City. The presentation will begin at 9:50 a.m. Eastern time and will include comments from Khalid Fellahi, Senior Vice President for Electronic Channels. Investors and interested parties will be able to listen to the investor presentation via webcast from http://www.westernunion.com, under the investor relations section. The archived webcast will be available approximately one hour after the conclusion of the presentation. About Western Union The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU) is a leader in global payment services. Together with its Vigo, Orlandi Valuta, Pago Facil and Western Union Business Solutions branded payment services, Western Union provides consumers and businesses with fast, reliable and convenient ways to send and receive money around the world, to send payments and to purchase money orders. As of December 31, 2011, the Western Union, Vigo and Orlandi Valuta branded services were offered through a combined network of approximately 485,000 agent locations in 200 countries and territories. In 2011, The Western Union Company completed 226 million consumer-to-consumer transactions worldwide, moving $81 billion of principal between consumers, and 425 million business payments. For more information, visit www.westernunion.com. WU-F, WU-G Western UnionMediaTom Fitzgerald, 720-332-4374tom.fitzgerald@westernunion.comorInvestorsMike Salop, 720-332-8276mike.salop@westernunion.com