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Data collected on: Feb 18, 2022-Mar 17, 2022
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)sort descendingTotal cost (USD)sort descending
The total cost of sending a remittance transfer includes: the fee charged to the sender plus the exchange rate margin.
Global Exchange Ltd
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
Medium
Receiving method
High
3.005.00
-23.03
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.08 and exchange rate charged 333.50
-23.03
-20.53-20.53
-24.64-41.07
Global Exchange Ltd
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
Medium
Receiving method
High
3.005.00
-5.44
Percentage difference between market reference rate 347.13 and exchange rate charged 366.00
-5.44
-2.94-2.94
-3.53-5.88
Global Exchange Ltd
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
Medium
Receiving method
High
3.005.00
-5.18
Percentage difference between market reference rate 347.96 and exchange rate charged 366.00
-5.18
-2.68-2.68
-3.22-5.37
Wise
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
1.181.97
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.30 and exchange rate charged 271.31
0.00
0.980.98
1.181.97
Wise
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
1.542.57
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.30 and exchange rate charged 271.31
0.00
1.281.28
1.542.57
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
1.81
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.39 and exchange rate charged 266.47
1.81
1.811.81
2.173.62
Global Exchange Ltd
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
Medium
Receiving method
Agent
High
3.005.00
-0.64
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.26 and exchange rate charged 273.00
-0.64
1.861.86
2.233.72
Lyca Remit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
2.504.17
-0.16
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.55 and exchange rate charged 272.00
-0.16
1.921.92
2.303.83
BFC Exchange
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
Medium
Receiving method
Agent
High
3.255.42
-0.77
Percentage difference between market reference rate 298.85 and exchange rate charged 301.15
-0.77
1.941.94
2.333.88
Azimo
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
1.492.48
0.77
Percentage difference between market reference rate 270.68 and exchange rate charged 268.59
0.77
2.012.01
2.414.02
Lyca Remit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
2.504.17
0.02
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.05 and exchange rate charged 271.00
0.02
2.102.10
2.524.20
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
2.904.83
-0.09
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.03 and exchange rate charged 271.27
-0.09
2.332.33
2.804.67
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
2.904.83
-0.05
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.14 and exchange rate charged 271.27
-0.05
2.372.37
2.844.73
Azimo
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
2.494.15
0.56
Percentage difference between market reference rate 270.68 and exchange rate charged 269.15
0.56
2.642.64
3.175.28
Orbit Remit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
2.003.33
1.03
Percentage difference between market reference rate 270.22 and exchange rate charged 267.43
1.03
2.702.70
3.245.40
Global Exchange Ltd
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
Medium
Receiving method
Agent
High
3.005.00
0.22
Percentage difference between market reference rate 266.25 and exchange rate charged 265.66
0.22
2.722.72
3.265.43
Global Exchange Ltd
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
Medium
Receiving method
Agent
High
3.005.00
0.24
Percentage difference between market reference rate 266.29 and exchange rate charged 265.66
0.24
2.742.74
3.295.48
Remitly
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
1.903.17
1.82
Percentage difference between market reference rate 274.28 and exchange rate charged 269.28
1.82
3.413.41
4.096.82
Remitly
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
1.903.17
1.83
Percentage difference between market reference rate 275.74 and exchange rate charged 270.70
1.83
3.413.41
4.096.82
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.991.65
2.60
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.13 and exchange rate charged 264.08
2.60
3.423.42
4.106.83
Small World
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
5.008.33
-0.74
Percentage difference between market reference rate 269.71 and exchange rate charged 271.70
-0.74
3.433.43
4.126.87
Remitly
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Low
1.903.17
1.87
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.13 and exchange rate charged 266.07
1.87
3.453.45
4.146.90
CashMinute
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
2.003.33
2.25
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.14 and exchange rate charged 265.04
2.25
3.923.92
4.707.83
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
4.998.32
-0.03
Percentage difference between market reference rate 270.13 and exchange rate charged 270.23
-0.03
4.124.12
4.948.23
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
1.903.17
2.86
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.13 and exchange rate charged 263.36
2.86
4.454.45
5.348.90
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
5.008.33
0.33
Percentage difference between market reference rate 270.18 and exchange rate charged 269.29
0.33
4.494.49
5.398.98
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
3.996.65
2.33
Percentage difference between market reference rate 270.13 and exchange rate charged 263.83
2.33
5.665.66
6.7911.32
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
2.904.83
6.06
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.39 and exchange rate charged 254.94
6.06
8.488.48
10.1816.97
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
4.908.17
6.12
Percentage difference between market reference rate 275.34 and exchange rate charged 258.50
6.12
10.2010.20
12.2420.40
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
4.908.17
6.49
Percentage difference between market reference rate 276.06 and exchange rate charged 258.14
6.49
10.5710.57
12.6821.13
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
7.9013.17
6.56
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.39 and exchange rate charged 253.58
6.56
13.1413.14
15.7726.28
Total Average First Quarter
2.752.75
Total Average Fourth Quarter 2021
3.193.19
Total Average
Fee
2.934.89
Exchange Rate Margin (%)
0.310.31
Total Cost Percent (%)
2.752.75
Total Cost (GBP) Total Cost (USD)
3.315.51
Non-Transparent records
Bank account transfer Credit Card Debit card Cash
Less than one hour Same day Next day 2 days 3-5 days
Bank account Cash
Payment instrument
Access point
Sending network coverage
Receiving method
Global Exchange Ltd
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
Medium
Receiving method
High
3.005.00
-23.03
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.08 and exchange rate charged 333.50
-23.03
-22.03-22.03
-66.09-110.15
Global Exchange Ltd
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
Medium
Receiving method
High
3.005.00
-5.44
Percentage difference between market reference rate 347.13 and exchange rate charged 366.00
-5.44
-4.44-4.44
-13.32-22.20
Global Exchange Ltd
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
Medium
Receiving method
High
3.005.00
-5.18
Percentage difference between market reference rate 347.96 and exchange rate charged 366.00
-5.18
-4.18-4.18
-12.54-20.90
BFC Exchange
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
Medium
Receiving method
Agent
High
3.255.42
-0.77
Percentage difference between market reference rate 298.85 and exchange rate charged 301.15
-0.77
0.320.32
0.961.60
Global Exchange Ltd
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
Medium
Receiving method
Agent
High
3.005.00
-0.64
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.26 and exchange rate charged 273.00
-0.64
0.360.36
1.081.80
Wise
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
1.973.28
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.30 and exchange rate charged 271.31
0.00
0.650.65
1.953.25
Lyca Remit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
2.504.17
-0.16
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.55 and exchange rate charged 272.00
-0.16
0.670.67
2.013.35
Lyca Remit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
2.504.17
0.02
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.05 and exchange rate charged 271.00
0.02
0.850.85
2.554.25
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
2.904.83
-0.09
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.03 and exchange rate charged 271.27
-0.09
0.880.88
2.644.40
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
2.904.83
-0.05
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.14 and exchange rate charged 271.27
-0.05
0.920.92
2.764.60
Small World
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
5.008.33
-0.74
Percentage difference between market reference rate 269.71 and exchange rate charged 271.70
-0.74
0.930.93
2.794.65
Wise
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
2.874.78
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.30 and exchange rate charged 271.31
0.00
0.950.95
2.854.75
Global Exchange Ltd
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
Medium
Receiving method
Agent
High
3.005.00
0.22
Percentage difference between market reference rate 266.25 and exchange rate charged 265.66
0.22
1.221.22
3.666.10
Global Exchange Ltd
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
Medium
Receiving method
Agent
High
3.005.00
0.24
Percentage difference between market reference rate 266.29 and exchange rate charged 265.66
0.24
1.241.24
3.726.20
Azimo
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
1.492.48
0.77
Percentage difference between market reference rate 270.68 and exchange rate charged 268.59
0.77
1.271.27
3.816.35
Azimo
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
2.494.15
0.56
Percentage difference between market reference rate 270.68 and exchange rate charged 269.15
0.56
1.391.39
4.176.95
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
4.998.32
-0.03
Percentage difference between market reference rate 270.13 and exchange rate charged 270.23
-0.03
1.631.63
4.898.15
Orbit Remit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
2.003.33
1.03
Percentage difference between market reference rate 270.22 and exchange rate charged 267.43
1.03
1.701.70
5.108.50
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
1.81
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.39 and exchange rate charged 266.47
1.81
1.811.81
5.439.05
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
5.008.33
0.33
Percentage difference between market reference rate 270.18 and exchange rate charged 269.29
0.33
1.991.99
5.979.95
Remitly
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
1.903.17
1.83
Percentage difference between market reference rate 275.74 and exchange rate charged 270.70
1.83
2.462.46
7.3812.30
Remitly
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
1.903.17
1.82
Percentage difference between market reference rate 274.28 and exchange rate charged 269.28
1.82
2.462.46
7.3812.30
Remitly
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Low
1.903.17
1.87
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.13 and exchange rate charged 266.07
1.87
2.502.50
7.5012.50
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.991.65
2.60
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.13 and exchange rate charged 264.08
2.60
2.932.93
8.7914.65
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
1.903.17
2.86
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.13 and exchange rate charged 263.36
2.86
3.503.50
10.5017.50
CashMinute
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
4.006.67
2.25
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.14 and exchange rate charged 265.04
2.25
3.583.58
10.7417.90
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
3.996.65
2.33
Percentage difference between market reference rate 270.13 and exchange rate charged 263.83
2.33
3.663.66
10.9818.30
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
2.904.83
6.06
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.39 and exchange rate charged 254.94
6.06
7.037.03
21.0935.15
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
4.908.17
6.12
Percentage difference between market reference rate 275.34 and exchange rate charged 258.50
6.12
7.757.75
23.2538.75
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
4.908.17
6.49
Percentage difference between market reference rate 276.06 and exchange rate charged 258.14
6.49
8.128.12
24.3640.60
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
7.9013.17
6.56
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.39 and exchange rate charged 253.58
6.56
9.199.19
27.5745.95
Total Average First Quarter
1.331.33
Total Average Fourth Quarter 2021
1.701.70
Total Average
Fee
3.075.11
Exchange Rate Margin (%)
0.310.31
Total Cost Percent (%)
1.331.33
Total Cost (GBP) Total Cost (USD)
4.006.66
Non-Transparent records
Bank account transfer Credit Card Debit card Cash
Less than one hour Same day Next day 2 days 3-5 days
Bank account Cash