Western Union Competitors and Similar CompaniesClear all

Western Union's competitors and similar companies include Worldline, Wise, Ebury, Flywire, American Express, PayPal and MoneyGram.
Western Union
Western Union
The 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 financial technology company that provides money transfer and online currency exchange solutions.
Ebury
Ebury
Ebury Partners is a company specialized in international payments, collections, and foreign exchange services.
Flywire
Flywire
Flywire (formerly known as peerTransfer) is a payments-enablement and software company.
American Express
American Express
American Express is a company that provides integrated payment solutions.
PayPal
PayPal
PayPal Holdings 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
Melbourne, AU
Perth, AU
Sydney, AU
Wien, AT
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
Sydney, AU
Brussels, BE
Brussels, BE
São Paulo, BR
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Locations
London, GB HQ
Brisbane City, AU
Melbourne, AU
North Sydney, AU
Perth, AU
Bruxelles, BE
São Paulo, BR
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Locations
Boston, US HQ
Sydney, AU
Toronto, CA
Shanghai, CN
Tel Aviv Yafo, IL
Tokyo, JP
Cluj Napoca, RO
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Locations
New York, US HQ
Buenos Aires, AR
Melbourne, AU
Vienna, AT
Seef, BH
Brussels, BE
Toronto, CA
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Locations
San Jose, US HQ
Sydney, AU
São Paulo, BR
Toronto, CA
Beijing, CN
Shanghai, CN
Paris, FR
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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
9,0001% increase
Employees
18,4022% increase
Employees
5,353
Employees
1,5241% decrease
Employees
1,00050% increase
Employees
77,30021% increase
Employees
27,2009% decrease
Employees
2,43617% decrease
Valuation ($)
Valuation ($)
4.1 b
Valuation ($)
3.2 b
Valuation ($)
9 b
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
2 b
Valuation ($)
175.5 b
Valuation ($)
62.4 b
Valuation ($)
1.1 b
Twitter followers
Twitter followers
615.4 k
Twitter followers
5.2 k
Twitter followers
147.7 k
Twitter followers
2.5 k
Twitter followers
4.3 k
Twitter followers
851.8 k
Twitter followers
1 m
Twitter followers
263.8 k
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
341
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
31
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
927
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
7
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
38
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
60
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
67
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
207
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
0.2
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
2.3
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
0.5
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
0.1
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
0.7
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
2.7
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
195.2
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
4.1
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
11.44%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
70.97%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
13.7%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
57.14%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
68.42%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
25%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
85.07%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
28.02%

Financial

Revenue (est.)
Revenue (est.)
$4.4b (FY, 2023)
Revenue (est.)
€4.6b (FY, 2023)
Revenue (est.)
£1.1b (FY, 2024)
Revenue (est.)
£29.4m (FY, 2022)
Revenue (est.)
$403.1m (FY, 2023)
Revenue (est.)
$37.2b (FY, 2023)
Revenue (est.)
$29.8b (FY, 2023)
Revenue (est.)
$1.3b (FY, 2022)
Cost of goods
Cost of goods
$2.7b (FY, 2023)
Cost of goods
€257.5m (FY, 2023)
Cost of goods
£252.5m (FY, 2024)
Cost of goods
£15m (FY, 2022)
Cost of goods
N/A
Cost of goods
N/A
Cost of goods
$18b (FY, 2023)
Cost of goods
$610.7m (FY, 2022)
Gross profit
Gross profit
$1.7b (FY, 2023)
Gross profit
€4.4b (FY, 2023)
Gross profit
£805.2m (FY, 2024)
Gross profit
£14.4m (FY, 2022)
Gross profit
N/A
Gross profit
N/A
Gross profit
$11.8b (FY, 2023)
Gross profit
$619.9m (FY, 2022)
Net income
Net income
$626m (FY, 2023)
Net income
(€958.4m) (FY, 2023)
Net income
£354.6m (FY, 2024)
Net income
(£29.1m) (FY, 2022)
Net income
($8.6m) (FY, 2023)
Net income
$8.4b (FY, 2023)
Net income
$4.2b (FY, 2023)
Net income
$34.2m (FY, 2022)

Operating

Countries
Countries
200 (FY, 2022)
Countries
N/A
Countries
170 (FY, 2023)
Countries
N/A
Countries
240 (Q3, 2023)
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Countries
200 (Q2, 2019)
Currencies
Currencies
N/A
Currencies
N/A
Currencies
40 (FY, 2023)
Currencies
130 (Jul, 2023)
Currencies
140 (Q3, 2023)
Currencies
N/A
Currencies
150 (FY, 2022)
Currencies
N/A
Partners
Partners
N/A
Partners
N/A
Partners
N/A
Partners
3 (Jul, 2023)
Partners
N/A
Partners
N/A
Partners
N/A
Partners
750 (FY, 2018)
Product Categories
Product Categories
N/A
Product Categories
N/A
Product Categories
3 (FY, 2023)
Product Categories
4 (Jul, 2023)
Product Categories
N/A
Product Categories
N/A
Product Categories
N/A
Product Categories
N/A
Transactions
Transactions
70.6 m (Q2, 2023)
Transactions
N/A
Transactions
N/A
Transactions
N/A
Transactions
N/A
Transactions
N/A
Transactions
6.5 b (Q1, 2024)
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
18,402↑ 2% increase

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

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Wise
HQ
London, GB
Employees
5,353

Wise (formerly known as TransferWise) is a financial technology company that provides money transfer and online currency exchange solutions.

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Ebury
HQ
London, GB

Ebury Partners is a company specialized in international payments, collections, and foreign exchange services.

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Flywire
HQ
Boston, US
Employees
1,000↑ 50% increase

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

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