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  1. Fraud scams 250+ victims out of more than $750,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KCRG

    ... on the phone and told them a relative was in jail. The caller would then ask the victims to wire money through Western Union or Money Gram to get the relative released. Richey admitted the money was being wired to various participants in the fraud ...

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  2. Romanian gang who trafficked prostitutes to Blackburn jailed for 16 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | Lancashire Telegraph

    ... passed through a bank account registered to Sandu. Between them they also transferred a further 58,000 through Western Union. Prosecuting, Francis McEntee said the victims, who did not support the prosecution, knew they were coming to the United ...

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  3. The Western Union Company (WU) Position Increased by Millennium Management LLCRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Millennium Management LLC boosted its stake in The Western Union Company by 18.9% during the 1st quarter, according to its most recent Form 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission . The institutional investor owned 4,402,261 shares of the credit services provider's stock after acquiring an additional 699,784 shares during the period.

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  4. 2018 Review of Chrome River ExpenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | The CPA Technology Advisor

    ... cards, providing for easy statement integration online. The product also integrates with American Express, Western Union Business Services, and MasterCard/Diners Club. Mentioned earlier, Chrome River EXPENSE uses a business engine that stores all ...

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  5. Q&A: Western Union's B2B marketing lead on why legacy brands...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | IT Business

    As the head of customer and marketing for Western Union's B2B division, Nicole Zimmermann has seen the impact of digital transformation on many a legacy company first-hand - including her own. A veteran marketing executive with more than 10 years of experience at Western Union, Zimmermann has come to embrace a hybrid approach to digital transformation, encouraging analogue companies across the spectrum to join the 21st century while accounting for the benefits that come with having a strong legacy brand.

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  6. Nomura Asset Management Co. Ltd. Decreases Position in The Western Union CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 17 | Daily Political

    Nomura Asset Management Co. Ltd. lowered its position in shares of The Western Union Company by 5.9% in the 1st quarter, HoldingsChannel reports.

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  7. The Western Union Company (WU) Shares Bought by GSA Capital Partners LLPRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 16 | IntersportsWire

    GSA Capital Partners LLP raised its stake in The Western Union Company by 33.9% during the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The firm owned 43,580 shares of the credit services provider's stock after acquiring an additional 11,040 shares during the quarter.

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  8. Comparing The Western UnionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    The Western Union and PFSweb are both business services companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, profitability, valuation, institutional ownership, dividends, risk and earnings. 62.4% of PFSweb shares are held by institutional investors.

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  9. Kansas man tries to get back $110K lost in scam a decade agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 15 | Manhattan Mercury

    ... remortgaged his house three times in the process. Last year, in a settlement with the Department of Justice, Western Union admitted it knew some of its employees had conspired with scam artists to bilk people out of money and had failed to fix the ...

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  10. Corruption Currents: Mexico Holds Back on Bribery Charges in Odebrecht ProbeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 12 | Wall Street Journal

    ... authorities arrested 74 people, including 30 in Nigeria, in a probe cracking down on email scams. Separately, Western Union set aside $586 million to pay victims for their role in so-called "Nigerian prince" scams. (BBC, release, LAT) Spain's data ...

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  11. Paxful Expands #BuiltwithBitcoin Initiative with Scholarship Program for Afghan RefugeesRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 12 | Information Technology

    ... active users globally and offers 300+ payment methods. Some of the most popular methods include Paypal, Western Union, Amazon Gift Cards, and iTunes Gift Cards. View original content: http://www.prnewswire.com ...

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  12. Nigerian prince scam took $110K from Wichita man; 10 years later, he's getting it backRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 12 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... our journalism, please consider subscribing today. Last year, in a settlement with the Department of Justice , Western Union admitted it knew some of its employees had conspired with scam artists to bilk people out of money and had failed to fix the ...

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  13. JPMorgan Chase & Co. Increases Stake in The Western Union CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 12 | Daily Political

    JPMorgan Chase & Co. grew its holdings in The Western Union Company by 5.1% in the first quarter, according to the company in its most recent Form 13F filing with the SEC.

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  14. PNC Financial Services Group Inc. Lowers Holdings in The Western Union CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 12 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    PNC Financial Services Group Inc. decreased its stake in The Western Union Company by 8.8% during the 1st quarter, according to the company in its most recent disclosure with the SEC. The firm owned 247,101 shares of the credit services provider's stock after selling 23,769 shares during the period.

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  15. Consumers need to be on guard against common rental scamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 12 | San Fernando Sun

    ... viewing the rental or meeting in person, especially if the request is for a money transfer. If you send a Western Union Money Transfer and believe you may be a victim of fraud, call our Fraud Hotline at 1-800-448-1492. More information on scams and ...

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  16. Veteran's Facebook photos were used to catfish womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 11 | New York Post

    ... $300 to the scammer after he pleaded with her to help pay for his electricity and was subsequently told by Western Union that it was a scam. Rita, who has been single six years, confronted the fraudster who revealed himself as a man from Nigeria who ...

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  17. Hear how this Wichita resident was lured into the Nigerian prince email scamRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 11 | The Miami Herald

    ... re-mortgaged his house three times in the process. Last year, in a settlement with the Department of Justice , Western Union admitted it knew some of its employees had conspired with scam artists to bilk people out of money and had failed to fix the ...

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  18. The Western Union (WU) versus InnerWorkings (INWK) Head-To-Head ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 10 | IntersportsWire

    The Western Union and InnerWorkings are both business services companies, but which is the better business? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their analyst recommendations, risk, dividends, profitability, earnings, valuation and institutional ownership. The Western Union has a beta of 1, indicating that its share price has a similar volatility profile to the S&P 500.Comparatively, InnerWorkings has a beta of 1.61, indicating that its share price is 61% more volatile than the S&P 500.

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  19. Critical Survey: InnerWorkingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 10 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    InnerWorkings and The Western Union are both business services companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their earnings, institutional ownership, valuation, risk, dividends, profitability and analyst recommendations. InnerWorkings has a beta of 1.61, indicating that its share price is 61% more volatile than the S&P 500.

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  20. Veteran claims his stolen Facebook photos were used to catfish 30 women during deploymentRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 9 | Fox News

    ... $300 to the scammer after he pleaded with her to help pay for his electricity and was subsequently told by Western Union that it was a scam. Rita, who has been single six years, confronted the fraudster who revealed himself as a man from Nigeria who ...

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