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MMBL opens its new Western Union branch at Panadura

21 Aug

opening_ceremony

MMBL Money Transfer (Pvt) Ltd, the Principal Representative for Western Union in Sri Lanka opened their fifth MMBL Money Master branch at Cross Street, Panadura on 14th August 2014.

Mr.Dinesh Mendis, Director Aitken Spence Group Ltd. and Managing Director of MMBL Money Transfer (Pvt.) Ltd. said at the opening of the branch “The mission of the MMBL is to facilitate right next door access to our customers who receive essential money through Western Union from family and loved ones working and living overseas. This new MMBL Money Master branch in Panadura will be open 365 days from 8.30am to 7pm to bring a fast, safe and convenient service to our customers.”

MMBL Money Transfer (Pvt) Ltd, a joint venture company of Aitken Spence PLC and Mercantile Merchant Bank Ltd., is one of Sri Lanka’s leading international money transfer service providers offering Sri Lankans access to Western Union® Money TransferSM services and connecting to a global network of more than 489,000 Western Union® Agent locations in over 200 countries and territories1. MMBL is the oldest principal agent for Western Union Money Transfer in Sri Lanka since 1995 as the largest agent in the country in terms of network with 2600+ locations and business volumes. The MMBL network comprises commercial and development banks, co-operative rural banks, financial institutions and retail outlets.

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 http://www.westernunion.com

MMBL Money Master Agents glow @ “WU & YOU Sri Lanka 2011”

5 Jul

MMBL Money Master the trusted brand of MMBL Money Transfer (Pvt) Ltd, a joint venture company of Aitken Spence PLC and Mercantile Merchant Bank Ltd won the highest number of awards at the WU & YOU Sri Lanka an awards ceremony organized 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 & 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 http://www.westernunion.com.