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Media Center

With media teams throughout North America, Europe and the Asia Pacific region, we ensure journalists, bloggers and social savvy sharers get the same first class service as our SMEs and organizations.


Contact Us

If you are a journalist and would like to speak to the Media team reach out to us:

Cristina Hoole 
Western Union
Cristina.Hoole@wu.com
+44 (0) 776-607-0978



News Releases Dec 13, 2018

Western Union Works with TerraPay to Expand Payout Options to Millions of Mobile Wallets

Alliance between Western Union and TerraPay expands the ability to send remittances directly into customers' mobile wallets.... Read More

News Releases Dec 06, 2018

The Western Union that few people know

Mention international money transfer and the brand with arguably the most recall is Western Union and its familiar yellow and black logo. But while we know the brand for its money remittance business in over 200 countries, it turns out there is a side to the company that may be responsible for supporting the financial needs of private and public organizations, of all size and origination.... Read More

News Releases Dec 06, 2018

Brexit’s Looming FX Risk For SMBs

Yea or nay for Theresa May’s Brexit plan comes next week, via Parliament’s Dec. 11 vote. SMBs reliant on cross-border trade are exposed to volatility, so get ready for impact no matter which way the vote tips. Nawaz Ali, senior currency strategist at Western Union, walks PYMNTS through a few scenarios.... Read More

News Releases Nov 26, 2018

Unpacking open banking in Australia

Unpacking open banking in Australia – what’s it all about?... Read More

News Releases Nov 22, 2018

Western Union Expands Payment Services in Jamaica

Western Union extends collaboration with GraceKennedy’s FX Trader brand to offer WU® GlobalPay for FI... Read More