MMBL Money Master the trusted brand of MMBL Money Transfer (Pvt) Ltd, a joint venture company of Aitken Spence and Mercantile Merchant Bank Ltd won the highest number of awards at the WU and YOU Sri Lanka an awards ceremony organised by Western Union International in Colombo recently.
The competition was open to all 4600 Western Union payout locations island wide to select the top 100 locations that recorded the highest growth in transactions during the year 2011.
MMBL locations won 67 of the 91 awards out of which their largest sub-agent Dedigama Group came out on top with 42 awards. Among the other winners were LB Finance, Sanasa Development Bank and 21 other retail locations.
Having been in the business since 1995, MMBL continues to be the oldest agent for Western Union with the largest market share and the widest network of over 2000 payout locations.
The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU) is a leader in global payment services. Together with its Vigo, Orlandi Valuta, Pago Facil and Western Union Business Solutions branded payment services, Western Union provides consumers and businesses with fast, reliable and convenient ways to send and receive money around the world, to send payments and to purchase money orders. The Western Union, Vigo and Orlandi Valuta branded services are offered through a combined network of approximately 485,000 agent locations in 200 countries and territories. In 2010, The Western Union Company completed 214 million consumer-to-consumer transactions worldwide, moving $76 billion of principal between consumers, and 405 million business payments. For more information, visit www.westernunion.com.