SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of The
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): May 18, 2021
THE WESTERN UNION COMPANY
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
7001 East Belleview Avenue
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each class
Name of each exchange on which registered
Common Stock, $0.01 Par Value
The New York Stock Exchange
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).
Emerging growth company
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Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.
On May 14, 2021, at the Annual Meeting of Stockholders (the “Annual Meeting”), the stockholders of The Western Union Company (the “Company”): (i) elected the persons listed below to serve as directors of the Company for a one-year term; (ii) on an advisory basis, voted to approve the compensation of the Company’s named executive officers, as set forth in the Company’s proxy statement for the Annual Meeting; (iii) ratified the appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as the Company’s independent registered public accounting firm for 2021; and (iv) did not approve a stockholder proposal regarding stockholder right to act by written consent. The final voting results for the matters voted upon at the Annual Meeting are as follows:
Proposal 1: Election of Directors.
Martin I. Cole
Richard A. Goodman
Betsy D. Holden
Jeffrey A. Joerres
Michael A. Miles, Jr.
Timothy P. Murphy
Joyce A. Phillips
Angela A. Sun
Solomon D. Trujillo
Proposal 2: Advisory Vote on Executive Compensation.
Proposal 3: Ratification of Selection of Auditors.
Proposal 4: Stockholder Proposal Regarding Stockholder Right to Act by Written Consent.
Financial Statements and Exhibits.
Description of Exhibit
Inline XBRL Document Set for the Cover Page from this Current Report on Form 8-K, formatted as Inline XBRL
Cover Page Interactive Data File (embedded within the Inline XBRL document)
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Dated: May 18, 2021
THE WESTERN UNION COMPANY
/s/ DARREN A. DRAGOVICH
Darren A. Dragovich
Vice President and Assistant Secretary