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Last update 31 March 2022

Description of economic activities

Other professional, scientific and technical activities nec (NACE2 7490)

The company is engaged in the money transfer activities in the United States and abroad. It was incorporated in the year 2006 and conducts its business from its registered head office located in Englewood, Colorado.The company is recognized as an industry leader in global money transfer with more than 312,000 agent locations in more than 200 countries and territories. It offers consumers a variety of ways to send money through Western Union, Orlandi Valuta and Vigo agents worldwide. In many countries, it also offers the ability to send money over the Internet or the telephone using a credit or debit card. In addition, it offers consumers several options for receiving a money transfer. While it pays the vast majority of transfers in cash at agent locations, in some places this company offers payments directly to the receiver's bank account or a stored-value card.The company offers several electronic and cash payment options that allow its consumers to send bill payments on a one-time or recurring basis. Consumers can send payments for utility bills, auto loans, mortgages, financial and insurance service providers and government entities through its network of third-party agents and various electronic channels.Furthermore, the company is a source not only for money transfer and bill payment services, but also for money orders, prepaid cards and other financial services. The agent network of this company offers these services, allowing consumers to manage their finances.
  • WESTERN UNION CO. (THE)

  • United States of America (US)
  • Company type: Corporate
  • Parent company: N/A
  • Chief Executive Officer (CEO): Mr Jeffrey Arthur Joerres
  • CEO Total remuneration: 396.870,897
  • Website: www.westernunion.com

Financial data

Number of employees

N/A
11,000
11,500
12,000

Revenue 1

4
4
5
5

EBIT 1

992
818
707
846

EBITDA 1

1
1
937
1

1 numbers are in millions

  • RepRisk Indicator (last month):  3

Social dialog

  • Transnational Corporate Agreement (TCA): N/A
  • Global Framework Agreement (GFA): N/A
  • Societas Europaea (SE): N/A
  • Bangladesh Accord: N/A

European Works Councils

  • EWC: N/A

Standards and certifications

  • Global Compact: N/A
  • CDP (Carbon Disclosure Project): N/A
  • Modern Slavery Statement: N/A
  • Transparency Index: N/A
  • SA8000 Social Accountability: N/A
  • Integrated report: N/A
  • ISO26000: N/A
  • OECD Guidelines: N/A
  • Social Development Goals (SDGs): N/A

Global Reporting Initiative certification

  • Global Reporting Initiative standards: N/A
  • Global Reporting Initiative GRI G4: N/A

Other company declarations

  • Corporate Social Responsability:
    N/A
  • Accessibility: N/A

Policies

  • Training policy: N/A
  • Policy to protect the right to health and safety in the workplaces where the company operates: N/A
  • Policy to protect the right to health and safety in the workplaces in the supply chain: N/A
  • Diversity policy: N/A

Universal declarations

Declarations and treaties recognised by the country where the company has its registered office

  • Universal Declaration of Human Rights:
  • European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR):
  • Charter of Fundamental Rights of CDFL Workers (Strasbourg Charter 1989):
  • Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union EU CFR (Nice Charter 2000):
  • Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union TFEU:
  • Registered office in an OECD country:
  • ILO C029 - Forced Labour Convention, 1930 (No. 29):
  • ILO C087 - Freedom of Association and Protection of the Right to Organise Convention, 1948 (No. 87):
  • ILO C098 - Right to Organise and Collective Bargaining Convention, 1949 (No. 98):
  • ILO C100 - Equal Remuneration Convention, 1951 (No. 100):
  • ILO C105 - Abolition of Forced Labour Convention, 1957 (No. 105):
  • ILO C111 - Discrimination (Employment and Occupation) Convention, 1958 (No. 111):
  • ILO C138 - Minimum Age Convention, 1973 (No. 138):
  • ILO C182 - Worst Forms of Child Labour Convention, 1999 (No. 182):

Directives applied in the company offices in EU 27

  • D. 80/987/EEC: N/A
  • D. 89/391/EEC: N/A
  • D. 98/59/EC: N/A
  • D. 2000/43/EC: N/A
  • D. 2000/78/EC: N/A
  • D. 2001/23/EC: N/A
  • Council D. 2001/86/EC: N/A
  • D. 2002/14/EC: N/A
  • D. 2002/73/EC: N/A
  • Council D. 2003/72/EC: N/A
  • EP and Council D. 2005/56/EC: N/A
  • D. 2009/38/EC: N/A
  • D. 2004/25/EC: N/A
  • D. 2011/35/EU: N/A

Presence in main rankings

  • Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations: N/A
  • Global CSR Rep Trak 100: N/A
  • BrandZ Top 100 Most Valuable US Brands: N/A
  • The Worlds Best Multinational Workplaces: N/A
  • The Gartner Supply Chain Top 25: N/A
  • The Worlds Most Innovative Companies: N/A
  • The Diversity Inc Top 50 Companies: N/A
  • Best Global Websites: N/A
  • Green Ranking Global Top 500: N/A
  • Green Ranking Global Top 100: N/A

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