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Data collected on: Nov 20, 2023-Nov 30, 2023
GBP | USD
Payment instrument
Access point
Sending network coverage
Transfer speed
<em>Transfer Speed</em> has been standardized in six broad categories.
Receiving method
Exchange rate margin (%)
The exchange rate margin is the cost resulting from the fact that the firm applies a rate that is different from the market reference rate. The margin is the percentage difference between the market reference rate and the exchange rate actually applied to the transaction.
Total cost (%)
The total cost of sending a remittance transfer includes: the fee charged to the sender plus the exchange rate margin.
Total cost (GBP)Total cost (USD)
The total cost of sending a remittance transfer includes: the fee charged to the sender plus the exchange rate margin.
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
7.9013.17
10.87
Percentage difference between market reference rate 87.92 and exchange rate charged 78.36
10.87
17.4517.45
20.9434.90
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
7.9013.17
4.56
Percentage difference between market reference rate 88.02 and exchange rate charged 84.00
4.56
11.1411.14
13.3722.28
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
7.9013.17
10.23
Percentage difference between market reference rate 87.90 and exchange rate charged 78.91
10.23
16.8116.81
20.1733.62
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Medium
7.0011.67
6.20
Percentage difference between market reference rate 88.01 and exchange rate charged 82.55
6.20
12.0312.03
14.4424.07
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Medium
3.996.65
4.85
Percentage difference between market reference rate 88.01 and exchange rate charged 83.74
4.85
8.188.18
9.8216.37
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Medium
3.996.65
4.85
Percentage difference between market reference rate 88.01 and exchange rate charged 83.74
4.85
8.188.18
9.8216.37
Total Average Fourth Quarter 2023
12.3012.30
Total Average Third Quarter 2023
10.9710.97
Total Average
Fee
6.4510.74
Exchange Rate Margin (%)
6.936.93
Total Cost Percent (%)
12.3012.30
Total Cost (GBP) Total Cost (USD)
14.7624.60
Non-Transparent records
Credit Card Debit card Cash
Less than one hour Same day
Cash
Payment instrument
Access point
Sending network coverage
Receiving method
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Medium
3.996.65
4.85
Percentage difference between market reference rate 88.01 and exchange rate charged 83.74
4.85
6.186.18
18.5430.90
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Medium
3.996.65
4.85
Percentage difference between market reference rate 88.01 and exchange rate charged 83.74
4.85
6.186.18
18.5430.90
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
7.9013.17
4.56
Percentage difference between market reference rate 88.02 and exchange rate charged 84.00
4.56
7.197.19
21.5735.95
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Medium
7.0011.67
6.20
Percentage difference between market reference rate 88.01 and exchange rate charged 82.55
6.20
8.538.53
25.5942.65
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
7.9013.17
10.23
Percentage difference between market reference rate 87.90 and exchange rate charged 78.91
10.23
12.8612.86
38.5864.30
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
7.9013.17
10.87
Percentage difference between market reference rate 87.92 and exchange rate charged 78.36
10.87
13.5013.50
40.5067.50
Total Average Fourth Quarter 2023
9.079.07
Total Average Third Quarter 2023
7.757.75
Total Average
Fee
6.4510.74
Exchange Rate Margin (%)
6.936.93
Total Cost Percent (%)
9.079.07
Total Cost (GBP) Total Cost (USD)
27.2245.37
Non-Transparent records
Credit Card Debit card Cash
Less than one hour Same day
Cash