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    World Acceptance Corp. (WRLD)

    31.24 Up 1.29(4.31%) Feb 5, 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:4,643

    Business Summary 

    World Acceptance Corporation engages in small-loan consumer finance business. The company offers short-term small and medium-term larger installment loans, related credit insurance and ancillary products and services to individuals. It provides automobile club memberships to its borrowers; income tax return preparation and electronic filing services; and electronic products and appliances to its borrowers. In addition, the company markets and sells credit life, credit accident and health, credit property, and unemployment insurance in connection with its loans; and markets computer software and related services to financial services companies. It serves individuals with limited access to other sources of consumer credit, such as banks, credit unions, other consumer finance businesses, and credit card lenders. As of March 31, 2015, the company operates 1,320 branches in Alabama, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, New Mexico, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Texas, Tennessee, Wisconsin, 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, 2016 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 10; Board: 5; Shareholder Rights: 4; Compensation: 7.
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    Key Executives 
    Ms. Janet Lewis Matricciani , 48
    Chief Exec. Officer and Director
    Mr. John L. Calmes Jr., 36
    Chief Financial Officer, Sr. VP and Treasurer
    Mr. Francisco Javier Sauza Del Pozo , 61
    Sr. VP of Mexico
    Robyn D. Yarborough ,
    VP of Corp. Compliance and Internal Audit
    Ms. Tara Elizabeth Trantham ,
    Sr. VP, Gen. Counsel and Sec.
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2015 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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