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From operational efficiencies to global reach:
the road to international expansion

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Global Reach | Expand your services and bring the world to your customers
Karen Penney, VP of Payment Products

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Operational efficiency | Reduce the cost and the complexity of doing international payments
Tristan Van der Vijver, Global Head of Compliance

Why Western Union Business Solutions?

We work around the clock in all time zones to help organisations send and receive payments in over 130 currencies through a global network that spans 200 countries and territories. Along with a skilled team of financial specialists, we also provide support, market insight, and risk management consultations that can benefit business across a range of industry verticals.

Your primary partner, back-up partner or added partner:

Add a global, online payments network to your product set.
Offer international incoming and outgoing payments to your customers.
Benefit from a world-class compliance program.

Companies around the world count on us as their global payments partner


Trade in 130+ international currencies


countries and territories


global banking partners


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We take clients through a three-staged process:

Gain visibility

Talk to one of our corporate hedging managers to develop a better understanding of your currency exposure

Achieve Certainity

We'll help you put together a winning currency risk management strategy

Ensure Efficiency

We'll support you in maintaining an updated plan that utilities relevant tools based on market conditions