Western Union, a leader in global cross-border, cross-currency money movement and payments, and Du Xiaoman Financial (formerly fintech Baidu Finance) and its network of bank partners, today launched Western Union\u00ae international money transfers to be paid out in real-time into even more bank accounts in China, with coverage now extending to a majority of bank account holders across China. Account payout of any Western Union international money transfer can be directed via the Du Xiaoman Financial mobile app. More than 150 million Du Xiaoman Financial mobile app users can now simply route any money transfer received from across the world into their bank accounts, and receive funds in real-time, with 24\/7 convenience, via the app. Global senders may use Western Union\u2019s digital services in 75 countries plus territories, or the walk-in Agent network across more than 200 countries and territories to send an international transfer. Expansion of the account payout in China further advances Western Union\u2019s unique ability to partner with a growing base of national and international tech leaders by leveraging its core assets \u2013 including global settlement capabilities, its vast network, compliance and technology systems \u2014 to enable international cross-border transfers with customer-facing innovation. \u201cWestern Union\u2019s quest to build the world\u2019s best money-moving and payments network is made possible with unique collaborations such as the integration with Du Xiaoman Financial\u2019s app and its network of bank partners,\u201d said Jean Claude Farah, President, Western Union Global Network. \u201cWe are advancing our goal to comprehensively serve consumers money movement and payment needs,\u201d Farah said. \u201cWe are enabling cash-in to cash-out or account payout; from one bank account to another; from a debit card to a digital wallet. We are making this happen by working with national and international partners across borders and building the world\u2019s ultimate agnostic network for cross-border money movement and payments via a combination of physical and digital touchpoints.\u201d Du Xiaoman Financial is a major provider of multiple online services. Their platform includes online credit service, mobile wallet, online payment and online wealth management services \u201cWe are excited to expand our growing portfolio of online services to enable our customers to direct all their international money transfers quickly into their bank accounts in China, with our network of bank partners,\u201d said Wan Tao, General Manager, Du Xiaoman Financial. \u201cOur collaboration with Western Union drives our strategic vision of being a global leader enabling local and global connectivity backed by our innovative technology. Money movement is increasingly happening on digital channels and Western Union and Du Xiaoman Financial with its network of bank partners are facilitating this trend with an easy to navigate \u201cin-app\u201d experience,\u201d said Wan Tao.