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Western Union made so that the time in all of American civil services was the same. In February 2009 the company entered into an agreement with Fexco to acquire 100% of its shares for $ 159.9 million. Number of active holders of "Golden Card" of Western Union amounted to 9.5 million people worldwide. In 1860 the U.S. Congress arranged among the telegraph companies a competition to create a national line. The winner was Western Union. The Western Union Company - the American company, specialising on granting of services of monetary intermediary. Western Union was founded in 1851. The company is one of leaders in the market of the international remittances. Western Union incomes for 2007 have made $4,9 billion US dollars, and the quantity of transactions has made 572 million. In 1864, fearing the laying of long underwater lines, Western Union offered to carry out laying of telegraph lines to Europe through the Russian Alaska under the narrow Bering Strait and then to Siberia with branching in the major cities of Europe.


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Number of active holders of "Golden Card" of Western Union amounted to 9.5 million people worldwide. In 1860 the U.S. Congress arranged among the telegraph companies a competition to create a national line. The winner was Western Union. In February 2009 the company entered into an agreement with Fexco to acquire 100% of its shares for $ 159.9 million.


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In 1856, in 7 years after the foundation of New York State Printing Telegraph Company, the company changed its name to Western Union Telegraph Company. In 1935, Western Union has put into operation first intercity fax communication. In 1920, Western Union has implemented the world's first transmission of images over the ocean. Sibley, the founder of Western Union, did not build a new telegraph lines, and persuaded the other players to join. American Telegraph Company, however, still had to buy it. Western Union offers one of the easiest ways for families and friends to send money and stay connected almost anywhere in the world. In the 80's of Nineteenth century, Western Union was repeatedly tried capture by the railroad tycoon Jay Gould. He worked with Alexander Graham Bell, inventor of the first phone.