MoneyGram International Inc was incorporated in Delaware on December 18, 2003 in connection with the June 30, 2004 spin-off from its former parent company, Viad Corporation. It is a money transfer and payment services company. Its products include money transfers, bill payment services, money order services and official check processing. The Company's operating business segments are Global Funds Transfer and Financial Paper Products. The Global Funds Transfer segment provides global money transfer services and bill payment services to unbanked and underbanked consumers. It utilizes a variety of proprietary point-of-sale platforms, including AgentConnect, which is integrated into an agents point-of-sale system, DeltaWorks and Delta T3, which are separate software and stand-alone device platforms, and MoneyGram Online. The Financial Paper Products segment provides money orders to consumers through its retail agents and financial institutions located throughout the U.S. and Puerto Rico, and provides official check outsourcing services for financial institutions across the U.S. The Company uses various trademarks and service marks in its business, including but not limited to MoneyGram, the Globe design logo, MoneyGram Bringing You Closer, ExpressPayment, MoneyGram xpress, Moneygrado, FormFree, AgentWorks, Agent Connect, Delta and PrimeLink, some of which are registered in the U.S. and other countries. The Companys operations are subject to a wide range of laws and regulations of the U.S. and other countries. Its competitors include a small number of large money transfer and bill payment providers, banks and a large number of small niche money transfer service providers that serve select regions.
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