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Banking on contributions from its money transfer segment and divestitures to simplify its business, Western Union (WU) holds immense promise to reap benefits for investors.

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PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — The low amateur heading into the weekend is Scarsdale native Brandon Wu, who is about to graduate from Stanford. Wu shot a 2-under 69 Friday and is 2-under for the tournament in a tie for 19th. Asked if he’s thinking of finishing as the low amateur or winning the tournament, Wu,…

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This is an excerpt from a story delivered exclusively to Business Insider Intelligence Payments Briefing subscribers. To receive the full story plus other insights each morning, click here . Visa and Western Union are entering a strategic partnership that will allow Western Union to use Visa Direct, the card network's push payment service, for cross-border transfers, according to a company press release. The partnership will enable Western Union customers in 200 countries to send remittances in 130 currencies directly to Visa cards, effectively adding an option for transfers beyond cash or account-to-account. The collaboration between the two giants will help streamline cross-border payments across business segments.Visa Direct could be used for a wide variety of transfers, ranging from employers paying an employee located in a different market to migrants sending money home, because Visa Direct supports transfers up to $100,000 according to PYMNTS . Casting a wide net can help streamline some of the key pain points associated with account-to-account or cash-based transfers, including slow speeds, high costs, and security risks from middlemen.

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Western Union's (WU) unit teams up with Temple University Japan Campus to provide feasible payment options for students across the globe.

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Western Union (WU) continues to expand in Asia. The company launches its online international money transfer service in Thailand.

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NEW YORK , May 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Consumers and businesses alike find themselves transitioning from traditional cash payment methods towards new, innovative technologically advanced alternatives. Financial technology, or fintech, is the latest tech development that is gaining prominence and replacing conventional financial services in various sectors such as payments, e-commerce, banks, social trading, and wealth management. The technology provides users with financial data security as well as convenient and fast transactions, thus leading to smooth operations and a more flawless cash-flow. The fintech market is witnessing strong growth particularly within the blockchain industry, data security, and mobile banking applications. Blockchains, cryptocurrencies, and smart contracts are all gaining prominence because of their ability to process digital transactions at a much faster rate, as well as provide privacy for the user. IndustryARC suggests that the blockchain segment is expected to witness the fastest growth due to its technological advancements.

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Cross-border and cross-currency money movement company The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU) reported Tuesday afternoon with first-quarter results that …

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Lower revenues, higher expenses and increased effective tax rate mar Western Union's (WU) Q1 results.

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The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU) Q1 2019 Results Earnings Conference Call May 07, 2019, 8:00 am ET Company Participants Mike Salop - Senior Vice President of

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Western Union (WU) delivered earnings and revenue surprises of -7.14% and -0.66%, respectively, for the quarter ended March 2019. Do the numbers hold clues to what lies ahead for the stock?

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Western Union (WU) sheds 3.05% in AH trading after falling short on both lines of its Q1 report. Standing out was Western Union's 5% Y/Y drop in operating

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