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    World Acceptance Corp. (WRLD)

    82.11 Down 1.09(1.31%) Feb 27, 4:00PM EST
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    World Acceptance Corp.
    108 Frederick Street
    Greenville, SC 29607
    United States - Map
    Phone: 864-298-9800
    Website: http://www.worldacceptance.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Industry:Credit Services
    Full Time Employees:4,712

    Business Summary 

    World Acceptance Corporation is engaged in small-loan consumer finance business in the United States and Mexico. The company primarily offers short-term and medium-term consumer installment loans, as well as related credit insurance, and ancillary products and services to individuals. It also provides income tax return preparation and electronic filing services; and computer software solutions for the consumer finance industry. In addition, it markets and sells credit life, credit accident and health, credit property, and unemployment insurance products in connection with its loans; markets automobile club memberships to its borrowers; and markets electronic products and appliances to borrowers. It serves individuals with limited access to consumer credit from banks, credit unions, other consumer finance businesses, and credit card lenders. As of September 30, 2014, the company operated 1,293 offices in 14 states and Mexico. World Acceptance Corporation was founded in 1962 and is headquartered in Greenville, South Carolina.

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    Corporate Governance 
    World Acceptance Corp.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Feb 1, 2015 is 7. The pillar scores are Audit: 10; Board: 8; Shareholder Rights: 4; Compensation: 7.
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    Key Executives 
    Mr. Augustus Alexander McLean III, 63
    Chairman and Chief Exec. Officer
    Mr. John L. Calmes Jr., 35
    Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer, VP and Treasurer
    Ms. Kelly M. Malson , 45
    Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer, Sr. VP and Treasurer
    Ms. Janet Lewis Matricciani , 47
    Chief Operating Officer
    Mr. James Daniel Walters , 47
    Sr. VP of Southern Division
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2014 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
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