The Globe and Mail

Go to the Globe and Mail homepage

Jump to main navigationJump to main content

Press release from Business Wire

Western Union Announces $0.125 Quarterly Dividend

Thursday, February 21, 2013

Western Union Announces $0.125 Quarterly Dividend17:00 EST Thursday, February 21, 2013 ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (Business Wire) -- The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU) announced today that its board of directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.125 per common share, payable March 29, 2013 to stockholders of record at the close of business on March 15, 2013. 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, 2012, the Western Union, Vigo and Orlandi Valuta branded services were offered through a combined network of approximately 510,000 agent locations in 200 countries and territories. In 2012, The Western Union Company completed 231 million consumer-to-consumer transactions worldwide, moving $79 billion of principal between consumers, and 432 million business payments. For more information, visit www.westernunion.com. WU-F, WU-G Western UnionMediaDan Diaz, +1 720-332-5564daniel.diaz@WesternUnion.comorInvestorsMike Salop, +1 720-332-8276mike.salop@WesternUnion.com