UnionBank Offers in-App Western Union Remittance Service in Real-Time

UnionBank Offers in-App Western Union Remittance Service in Real-Time

by August 10, 2021

Union Bank of the Philippines teams up with Western Union and its agent in the Philippines PERA HUB for a seamless and reliable way to receive remittances in real time through the bank’s app.

Western Union has more than 550,000 agent locations in over 200 countries and territories while PERA HUB enables their digital execution in the Philippines.

UnionBank said that is the first Philippines bank that enables customers to claim Western Union remittances through the app and credit it directly to their bank account right away.




Arvie de Vera

Arvie de Vera

“Through collaboration with Western Union, the largest remittance network globally, and PERA HUB, one of the leading Western Union agents in the Philippines, UnionBank is proud to be the first bank to digitally enable Western Union remittances in our mobile app for our kababayans,”

said Arvie de Vera, Senior Vice President at UnionBank.

Jeffrey Navarro, Head of Philippines, Malaysia, Brunei & Indochina for Western Union.

Jeffrey Navarro

“At Western Union our mission is to drive global connectivity, foster financial inclusion and move money for better. We look forward to successful collaboration with PERA HUB and Union Bank of the Philippines offering multiple cross border solutions for our combined loyal customer base,”

said Jeffrey Navarro, Head of Philippines, Malaysia, Brunei & Indochina for Western Union.