DFC Global Corp. (NASDAQ:DLLR - News), a leading international diversified financial services company serving primarily unbanked and under-banked consumers for over 30 years, today announced that Jeff Weiss, Chairman and CEO, and Randy Underwood, Executive Vice President and CFO, will present at the 24 th Annual Roth Conference on Tuesday, March 13, 2012 at 9:00 a.m. Pacific time at the Ritz Carlton in Laguna Niguel, CA.
About DFC Global Corp.
DFC Global Corp. is a leading international diversified financial services company serving primarily unbanked and under-banked consumers and small business owners who, for reasons of convenience and accessibility, purchase some or all of their financial services from the Company rather than from banks and other financial institutions. Through its approximately 1,300 retail storefront locations, multiple Internet websites and mobile phone and other remote platforms, the Company provides a variety of consumer financial products and services in seven countries across North America and Europe—Canada, the United Kingdom, the United States, Sweden, Finland, Poland and the Republic of Ireland. The Company believes that its customers, many of whom receive income on an irregular basis or from multiple employers, are drawn to the range of financial services it offers, the convenience of its products, the multiple ways in which they may conduct business with the Company and its high-quality customer service.
The Company’s products and services, principally its short-term single-payment consumer loans, secured pawn loans, check cashing services and gold buying services, provide customers with immediate access to cash for living expenses or other needs. The Company strives to offer its customers additional high-value ancillary services, including Western Union ® money order and money transfer products, foreign currency exchange, reloadable VISA ® and MasterCard ® prepaid debit cards and electronic tax filing. In addition to its core retail products, the Company also provides fee-based services in the United States to enlisted military personnel applying for loans to purchase new and used vehicles that are funded and serviced under an exclusive agreement with a major third-party national bank through the Company’s branded Military Installment Loan and Education Services, or MILES ®, program.The Company’s networks of retail locations in Canada and the United Kingdom are the largest of their kind by revenue in each of those countries. The Company believes it is also the largest pawn lender in Europe by revenue. At December 31, 2011, the Company’s global retail operations consisted of 1,324 retail storefront locations, of which 1,259 are company-owned stores, conducting business primarily under the names Money Mart ®, The Money Shop ®, Insta-Cheques ®, mce ®, Suttons and Robertson ®, The Check Cashing Store ®, Sefina ®, Helsingin Pantti SM, Optima ® and MoneyNow! ®. In addition to its retail stores, the Company also offers Internet-based short-term single-payment consumer loans in the United Kingdom primarily under the brand names Payday Express ® and PaydayUK ®, in Canada under the Money Mart name, and Finland and Sweden primarily under the Risicum ® and OK Money ® brand names. For more information, please visit the Company's website at www.dfcglobalcorp.com.