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World Acceptance Corporation (WRLD)

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World Acceptance Corporation

108 Frederick Street
Greenville, SC 29607
United States

IndustryCredit Services
Full Time Employees

Key Executives

Ms. Janet Lewis MatriccianiChief Exec. Officer, Pres and Director960.55kN/A49
Mr. John L. Calmes Jr.Chief Financial Officer, Sr. VP and Treasurer422.13kN/A37
Mr. Daniel Clinton DyerExec. VP of Branch Operations340.2kN/A44
Ms. Tara Elizabeth TranthamSr. VP, Gen. Counsel and Sec.N/AN/AN/A
Kristin M. Hand DunnVP of MarketingN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 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. Currency in USD.


World Acceptance Corporation engages in small-loan consumer finance business in the United States and Mexico. The company offers short-term small and medium-term larger installment loans, as well as related credit insurance and ancillary products and services to individuals. It also 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 develops and markets software products 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, 2016, the company operated 1,339 branches in Alabama, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, New Mexico, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Texas, Tennessee, and Wisconsin, as well as in Mexico. World Acceptance Corporation was founded in 1962 and is headquartered in Greenville, South Carolina.

Corporate Governance

World Acceptance Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of June 2, 2017 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 5; Board: 2; Shareholder Rights: 5; Compensation: 8.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.