The Western Union Company
The Western Union Company (Western Union), a wholly owned subsidiary of First Data Corporation, operates as a global money transfer and payment services provider. The company offers its money transfer and payment services to both individual customers and businesses worldwide. Western Union operates through three reportable segments: Consumer-to-Consumer (C2C); Global Business Payments (GBP); and Other. As of December 31, 2010, Western Union had over 445,000 agent locations in more than 200 countries and territories. The company operates in the US, Europe, the Middle East, Canada, Africa, and South East Asia. Western Union is headquartered in Colorado, the US.