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Western Union's top competitors include Worldline, Wise, Ebury, Flywire, American Express, PayPal and MoneyGram.
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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 foreign exchange and money remittance company.
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 global provider of billing, payment, and receivables solutions for businesses, institutions, and their customers.
American Express
American Express
American Express is a globally integrated payments company.
PayPal
PayPal
PayPal is a digital payments 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
2011
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
Buenos Aires, AR
Córdoba, AR
Mendoza, AR
Salta, AR
Vicente López, AR
Wien, AT
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Locations
London, GB HQ
Melbourne, AU
Sydney, AU
Brussels, BE
São Paulo, BR
Shanghai, CN
Tallinn, EE
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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
Tokyo, JP
Singapore, SG
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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
Paris, FR
Berlin, DE
Hong Kong, HK
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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
10,5009% decrease
Employees
12,6035% increase
Employees
2,2432% increase
Employees
1,212
Employees
473
Employees
63,7001% decrease
Employees
26,50014% increase
Employees
2,43617% decrease
Valuation ($)
Valuation ($)
6.9 b
Valuation ($)
11.2 b
Valuation ($)
6.3 b
Valuation ($)
N/A
Valuation ($)
1.9 b
Valuation ($)
118.7 b
Valuation ($)
91.1 b
Valuation ($)
860 m
Twitter followers
Twitter followers
625.4 k
Twitter followers
4.7 k
Twitter followers
116.8 k
Twitter followers
2.5 k
Twitter followers
3.7 k
Twitter followers
860.3 k
Twitter followers
866.9 k
Twitter followers
268.3 k
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
587
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
40
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
982
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
4
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
61
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
151
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
48
Number of tweets (last 30 days)
201
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
0.2
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
4
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
0.3
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
N/A
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
1.2
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
16.3
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
96.9
Average likes per tweet (last 30 days)
1.5
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
11.75%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
97.5%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
14.66%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
25%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
91.8%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
34.44%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
100%
Percentage of tweets with engagement (last 30 days)
13.43%
Alexa Website Rank
Alexa Website Rank
2241
Alexa Website Rank
46461
Alexa Website Rank
1787
Alexa Website Rank
224030
Alexa Website Rank
69191
Alexa Website Rank
168
Alexa Website Rank
75
Alexa Website Rank
16863
Employee Rating
Employee Rating
3.9
Employee Rating
3.5
Employee Rating
4.3
Employee Rating
2
Employee Rating
4.7
Employee Rating
N/A
Employee Rating
4.1
Employee Rating
3.6

Financial

Revenue (est.)
Revenue (est.)
$5.1b (FY, 2021)
Revenue (est.)
€4.9b (FY, 2021)
Revenue (est.)
£421m (FY, 2021)
Revenue (est.)
£43.7m (FY, 2018)
Revenue (est.)
N/A
Revenue (est.)
$38.2b (FY, 2020)
Revenue (est.)
$21.5b (FY, 2020)
Revenue (est.)
$1.2b (FY, 2020)
Cost of goods
Cost of goods
$2.9b (FY, 2021)
Cost of goods
(€678.9m) (FY, 2021)
Cost of goods
(£151.7m) (FY, 2021)
Cost of goods
£12.7m (FY, 2018)
Cost of goods
N/A
Cost of goods
$6.8b (FY, 2020)
Cost of goods
$11.5b (FY, 2020)
Cost of goods
N/A
Gross profit
Gross profit
$2.2b (FY, 2021)
Gross profit
€4.2b (FY, 2021)
Gross profit
£273.1m (FY, 2021)
Gross profit
£31m (FY, 2018)
Gross profit
N/A
Gross profit
$15.1b (FY, 2020)
Gross profit
$10b (FY, 2020)
Gross profit
N/A
Net income
Net income
$805.8m (FY, 2021)
Net income
(€740.1m) (FY, 2021)
Net income
£30.9m (FY, 2021)
Net income
(£19.1m) (FY, 2018)
Net income
N/A
Net income
$3.1b (FY, 2020)
Net income
$4.2b (FY, 2020)
Net income
($7.9m) (FY, 2020)

Operating

Countries
Countries
200 (FY, 2020)
Countries
N/A
Countries
80 (FY, 2021)
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Countries
N/A
Countries
200 (Q2, 2019)
Currencies
Currencies
N/A
Currencies
N/A
Currencies
56 (FY, 2021)
Currencies
130 (Nov, 2019)
Currencies
150 (Nov, 2019)
Currencies
N/A
Currencies
100 (Q1, 2021)
Currencies
N/A
Languages
Languages
N/A
Languages
N/A
Languages
11 (Q2, 2019)
Languages
N/A
Languages
N/A
Languages
N/A
Languages
N/A
Languages
27 (Q2, 2017)
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
76.6 m (Q3, 2021)
Transactions
N/A
Transactions
N/A
Transactions
222.2 k (FY, 2018)
Transactions
N/A
Transactions
N/A
Transactions
4.9 b (Q3, 2021)
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
12,603↑ 5% increase

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

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Wise
HQ
London, GB
Employees
2,243↑ 2% increase

Wise (formerly known as TransferWise) is a foreign exchange and money remittance company.

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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
473

Flywire (formerly known as peerTransfer) is a global provider of billing, payment, and receivables solutions for businesses, institutions, and their customers.

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