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Western Union's competitors and similar companies include Worldline, Wise, Ebury, Flywire, American Express, PayPal and MoneyGram.
Western Union
Western Union
Western Union is a global provider of money movement and payment services for consumers and businesses.
Worldline
Worldline
Worldline is a company that specializes in payments and transactional services.
Wise
Wise
Wise (formerly known as TransferWise) is a company that specializes in cross-border money transfer services.
Ebury
Ebury
Ebury is a financial technology company providing businesses and organizations with currency services and business funding.
Flywire
Flywire
Flywire (formerly known as peerTransfer) is a payments-enablement and software company.
American Express
American Express
American Express is a globally integrated payments company.
PayPal
PayPal
PayPal is a technology company that provides online payment solutions.
MoneyGram
MoneyGram
MoneyGram is a global financial technology company providing money transfer and payment services.
Founding Date
Founding Date
1851
Founding Date
1970
Founding Date
2011
Founding Date
2009
Founding Date
2009
Founding Date
1850
Founding Date
1998
Founding Date
1940
Type
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Subsidiary
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Public
Type
Public
Tags
Locations
Locations
Denver, US HQ
Adelaide, AU
Brisbane City, AU
Melbourne, AU
Perth, AU
Sydney, AU
Wien, AT
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Locations
Bezons, FR HQ
Asq, AR
Buenos Aires, AR
Salta, AR
Docklands, AU
Sydney, AU
Wien, AT
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Locations
London, GB HQ
Melbourne, AU
Sydney, AU
Bruxelles, BE
São Paulo, BR
Ottawa, CA
Shanghai, CN
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Locations
London, GB HQ
Melbourne, AU
North Sydney, AU
Brussel, BE
Brussel, BE
Sofia, BG
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Locations
Boston, US HQ
Sydney, AU
Toronto, CA
Vancouver, CA
Shanghai, CN
Tel Aviv Yafo, IL
Tokyo, JP
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Locations
New York, US HQ
Buenos Aires, AR
Melbourne, AU
Sydney, AU
Vienna, AT
Brussels, BE
Toronto, CA
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Locations
San Jose, US HQ
Sydney, AU
São Paulo, BR
Toronto, CA
Kleinmachnow, DE
Hong Kong, HK
Bengaluru, IN
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Locations
Dallas, US HQ
Brussels, BE
São Paulo, BR
Vancouver, CA
Shanghai, CN
Hong Kong, HK
Mumbai, IN
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Employees
Employees
10,5005% decrease
Employees
17,07836% increase
Employees
2,91930% increase
Employees
1,3441% increase
Employees
66541% increase
Employees
64,000
Employees
30,90017% increase
Employees
2,43617% decrease
Valuation ($)
Valuation ($)
5.5 b
Valuation ($)
12 b
Valuation ($)
6.6 b
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
2.9 b
Valuation ($)
133.5 b
Valuation ($)
93.3 b
Valuation ($)
1 b
Twitter followers
Twitter followers
621.9 k
Twitter followers
5 k
Twitter followers
137.9 k
Twitter followers
2.5 k
Twitter followers
4 k
Twitter followers
863.4 k
Twitter followers
951.6 k
Twitter followers
266.4 k
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
397
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
9
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
800
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
N/A
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
25
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
55
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
34
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
175
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
0.3
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
4.1
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
0.5
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
1.9
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
0
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
220.5
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
4.6
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
18.64%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
100%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
16.75%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
N/A
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
96%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
7.27%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
94.12%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
22.86%
Alexa Website Rank
Alexa Website Rank
3774
Alexa Website Rank
27343
Alexa Website Rank
524
Alexa Website Rank
365735
Alexa Website Rank
59010
Alexa Website Rank
290
Alexa Website Rank
39
Alexa Website Rank
19271
Employee Rating
Employee Rating
3.9
Employee Rating
3.6
Employee Rating
4.3
Employee Rating
2
Employee Rating
4.6
Employee Rating
4.2
Employee Rating
4
Employee Rating
3.6

Financial

Revenue (est.)
Revenue (est.)
$5.1b (FY, 2021)
Revenue (est.)
€4.9b (FY, 2021)
Revenue (est.)
£559.9m (FY, 2022)
Revenue (est.)
£43.7m (FY, 2018)
Revenue (est.)
$201.1m (FY, 2021)
Revenue (est.)
$43.7b (FY, 2021)
Revenue (est.)
$25.4b (FY, 2021)
Revenue (est.)
$1.3b (FY, 2021)
Cost of goods
Cost of goods
$2.9b (FY, 2021)
Cost of goods
€678.9m (FY, 2021)
Cost of goods
£146.4m (FY, 2022)
Cost of goods
£12.7m (FY, 2018)
Cost of goods
N/A
Cost of goods
$1.3b (FY, 2021)
Cost of goods
$13.5b (FY, 2021)
Cost of goods
$622.7m (FY, 2021)
Gross profit
Gross profit
$2.2b (FY, 2021)
Gross profit
€4.2b (FY, 2021)
Gross profit
£419.3m (FY, 2022)
Gross profit
£31m (FY, 2018)
Gross profit
N/A
Gross profit
$42.4b (FY, 2021)
Gross profit
$11.9b (FY, 2021)
Gross profit
$599.5m (FY, 2021)
Net income
Net income
$805.8m (FY, 2021)
Net income
(€740.1m) (FY, 2021)
Net income
£32.9m (FY, 2022)
Net income
(£19.1m) (FY, 2018)
Net income
($28.1m) (FY, 2021)
Net income
$8.1b (FY, 2021)
Net income
$4.2b (FY, 2021)
Net income
($37.9m) (FY, 2021)

Operating

Countries
Countries
200 (FY, 2021)
Countries
N/A
Countries
44 (FY, 2022)
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Countries
200 (Q2, 2019)
Currencies
Currencies
N/A
Currencies
N/A
Currencies
50 (FY, 2022)
Currencies
130 (Nov, 2019)
Currencies
150 (Nov, 2019)
Currencies
N/A
Currencies
100 (FY, 2021)
Currencies
N/A
Transaction Volume
Transaction Volume
N/A
Transaction Volume
N/A
Transaction Volume
N/A
Transaction Volume
£6.9b (FY, 2018)
Transaction Volume
$12b (Nov, 2019)
Transaction Volume
N/A
Transaction Volume
N/A
Transaction Volume
N/A
Transactions
Transactions
69.7 m (Q1, 2022)
Transactions
N/A
Transactions
N/A
Transactions
222.2 k (FY, 2018)
Transactions
N/A
Transactions
N/A
Transactions
5.2 b (Q1, 2022)
Transactions
N/A

Funding

Total funding raised
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
$ 1b
Total funding raised
$ 570.8m
Total funding raised
$ 323.3m
Total funding raised
N/A
Total funding raised
$ 217m
Total funding raised
$ 59m
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Worldline
HQ
Bezons, FR
Employees
17,078↑ 36% increase

Worldline is a company that specializes in payments and transactional services.

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Wise
HQ
London, GB
Employees
2,919↑ 30% increase

Wise (formerly known as TransferWise) is a company that specializes in cross-border money transfer services.

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Ebury
HQ
London, GB

Ebury is a financial technology company providing businesses and organizations with currency services and business funding.

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Flywire
HQ
Boston, US
Employees
665↑ 41% increase

Flywire (formerly known as peerTransfer) is a payments-enablement and software company.

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