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Company: Western Union Financial Services, Inc.
Current Parent CompanyWestern Union
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Penalty: $94,000,000
Year: 2010
Date: February 11, 2010
Offense Group: financial offenses
Primary Offense: anti-money-laundering deficiencies
Violation Description: Western Union agreed to a $94 million settlement of multistate litigiation alleging deficiences in its efforts to prevent the use of its services for illicit money transfers in the Southwest border region.
Level of Government: state
Action Type: agency action
Agency: Multistate Attorneys General Case
Civil or Criminal Case: civil
HQ Country of Current Parent: USA
HQ State of Current Parent: Colorado
Ownership Structure of Current Parent: publicly traded
Major Industry of Current Parent: financial services
Specific Industry of Current Parent: financial services
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