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In 1884 Western Union has become a joint-stock company and was brought to the stock exchange. The company has entered in the first American stock index Dow Jones. Western Union has taken of 451st position in the rating Fortune 500 in 2009, having moved from 473rd line in 2008. In 1920, Western Union has implemented the world's first transmission of images over the ocean. The first offices of company were located in the Reynolds Arcade building in Rochester, New York. The sign above the main entrance to the building - Number of active holders of "Golden Card" of Western Union amounted to 9.5 million people worldwide. Transaction with Fexco has allowed Western Union to control directly more than 10 thousand points of service, which belonged to Fexco in 7 European countries (Spain, UK, Sweden, Ireland, Denmark, Norway and Finland). Western Union incomes for 2007 have made $4,9 billion US dollars, and the quantity of transactions has made 572 million. In 1933, by the Western Union Company were invented "singing telegrams". As a result of 2011, net income of Western Union has increased by 28% to $ 1.165 billion, the company reported.


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In 1920, Western Union has implemented the world's first transmission of images over the ocean. The first offices of company were located in the Reynolds Arcade building in Rochester, New York. The sign above the main entrance to the building - Western Union has taken of 451st position in the rating Fortune 500 in 2009, having moved from 473rd line in 2008.


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Western Union has taken of 451st position in the rating Fortune 500 in 2009, having moved from 473rd line in 2008. 1970 - a new service called In 1860 the U.S. Congress arranged among the telegraph companies a competition to create a national line. The winner was Western Union. In 2000 was launched the Web site westernunion.com, with which users from certain countries can independently transfer funds online. In October 2006 the company made an initial public offering of shares on the New York Stock Exchange, becoming independent from First Data company.