Western Union profit rises 9 pct

jueves 30 de octubre de 2014 16:08 GYT
 

Oct 30 (Reuters) - Western Union Co, the world's largest money-transfer company, reported a 9 percent rise in quarterly profit as more people transferred money using its services.

The company's net income rose to $234.1 million, or 44 cents per share, in the quarter ended Sept. 30 from $214.4 million, or 39 cents per share, a year earlier.

Total revenue rose 2 percent to $1.44 billion. (Reporting By Neha Dimri in Bangalore; Editing by Saumyadeb Chakrabarty)