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Data collected on: Feb 17, 2022-Mar 08, 2022
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 (USD)sort descending
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
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
1.25
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 112.42
1.25
1.251.25
2.502.50
Wise
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
3.433.43
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 113.85
0.00
1.711.71
3.423.42
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
2.04
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.80 and exchange rate charged 111.48
2.04
2.042.04
4.084.08
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
1.991.99
1.25
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 112.42
1.25
2.252.25
4.504.50
Wave
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
2.56
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.80 and exchange rate charged 110.89
2.56
2.562.56
5.125.12
Small World
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
2.992.99
1.87
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 111.72
1.87
3.373.37
6.746.74
Small World
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
2.992.99
1.87
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 111.72
1.87
3.373.37
6.746.74
Small World
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
2.992.99
1.96
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 111.62
1.96
3.463.46
6.926.92
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.990.99
3.04
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.65 and exchange rate charged 110.19
3.04
3.543.54
7.087.08
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.990.99
3.09
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 110.34
3.09
3.583.58
7.167.16
Xoom
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
3.58
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 109.77
3.58
3.583.58
7.167.16
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.990.99
3.38
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 110.00
3.38
3.883.88
7.767.76
Small World
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
2.992.99
2.69
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 110.78
2.69
4.194.19
8.388.38
Walmart2World
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
4.994.99
2.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 114.05 and exchange rate charged 111.77
2.00
4.494.49
8.988.98
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
4.994.99
2.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.90 and exchange rate charged 111.62
2.00
4.504.50
9.009.00
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
1.991.99
3.57
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 109.78
3.57
4.574.57
9.149.14
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
1.991.99
3.64
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.70 and exchange rate charged 109.56
3.64
4.644.64
9.289.28
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
8.008.00
1.25
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 112.42
1.25
5.255.25
10.5010.50
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
4.394.39
3.09
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 110.34
3.09
5.285.28
10.5610.56
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
5.005.00
2.90
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 110.55
2.90
5.405.40
10.8010.80
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
7.007.00
2.04
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.80 and exchange rate charged 111.48
2.04
5.545.54
11.0811.08
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
4.394.39
3.38
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 110.00
3.38
5.585.58
11.1611.16
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
3.993.99
3.87
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 109.44
3.87
5.875.87
11.7411.74
Dahabshiil
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
Medium
12.0012.00
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 1.00 and exchange rate charged 1.00
0.00
6.006.00
12.0012.00
Walmart2World
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet, Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
7.997.99
2.09
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.65 and exchange rate charged 111.28
2.09
6.086.08
12.1612.16
Xoom
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
Medium
4.994.99
3.58
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 109.77
3.58
6.086.08
12.1612.16
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
5.395.39
3.64
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.70 and exchange rate charged 109.56
3.64
6.346.34
12.6812.68
Xoom
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
Medium
5.995.99
3.58
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 109.77
3.58
6.586.58
13.1613.16
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.008.00
2.90
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 110.55
2.90
6.906.90
13.8013.80
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
9.009.00
2.90
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 110.55
2.90
7.407.40
14.8014.80
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
7.997.99
3.64
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.80 and exchange rate charged 109.66
3.64
7.647.64
15.2815.28
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
12.0012.00
2.04
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.80 and exchange rate charged 111.48
2.04
8.048.04
16.0816.08
Walmart2World
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
12.0012.00
2.09
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 111.48
2.09
8.088.08
16.1616.16
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
10.0010.00
3.87
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 109.44
3.87
8.878.87
17.7417.74
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
12.0012.00
2.90
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 110.55
2.90
8.908.90
17.8017.80
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.008.00
5.78
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 107.27
5.78
9.789.78
19.5619.56
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
5.005.00
10.81
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 101.54
10.81
13.3113.31
26.6226.62
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
12.0112.01
10.81
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 101.54
10.81
16.8216.82
33.6433.64
Total Average First Quarter
5.705.70
Total Average Fourth Quarter 2021
5.755.75
Total Average
Fee
5.255.25
Exchange Rate Margin (%)
3.083.08
Total Cost Percent (%)
5.705.70
Total Cost (USD) Total Cost (USD)
11.4111.41
Non-Transparent records
Bank account transfer Credit Card Debit card Cash
Less than one hour Same day Next day 2 days 3-5 days 6 days or more
Bank account Cash Mobile wallet
Payment instrument
Access point
Sending network coverage
Receiving method
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
N/AN/A
N/A
not available
N/A
N/AN/A
N/AN/A
Wise
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
5.935.93
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 113.85
0.00
1.191.19
5.955.95
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
1.25
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 112.42
1.25
1.251.25
6.256.25
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
1.991.99
1.25
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 112.42
1.25
1.651.65
8.258.25
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
2.04
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.80 and exchange rate charged 111.48
2.04
2.042.04
10.2010.20
Wave
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
2.56
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.80 and exchange rate charged 110.89
2.56
2.562.56
12.8012.80
Small World
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
4.954.95
1.87
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 111.72
1.87
2.862.86
14.3014.30
Small World
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
4.954.95
1.87
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 111.72
1.87
2.862.86
14.3014.30
Small World
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
4.954.95
1.96
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 111.62
1.96
2.952.95
14.7514.75
Walmart2World
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
4.994.99
2.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 114.05 and exchange rate charged 111.77
2.00
3.003.00
15.0015.00
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.990.99
3.04
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.65 and exchange rate charged 110.19
3.04
3.243.24
16.2016.20
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.990.99
3.09
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 110.34
3.09
3.283.28
16.4016.40
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
7.007.00
2.04
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.80 and exchange rate charged 111.48
2.04
3.443.44
17.2017.20
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.990.99
3.38
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 110.00
3.38
3.583.58
17.9017.90
Xoom
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
3.58
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 109.77
3.58
3.583.58
17.9017.90
Walmart2World
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet, Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
7.997.99
2.09
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.65 and exchange rate charged 111.28
2.09
3.683.68
18.4018.40
Small World
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
4.954.95
2.69
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 110.78
2.69
3.683.68
18.4018.40
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
5.005.00
2.90
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 110.55
2.90
3.903.90
19.5019.50
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
1.991.99
3.57
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 109.78
3.57
3.973.97
19.8519.85
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
9.999.99
2.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.90 and exchange rate charged 111.62
2.00
4.004.00
20.0020.00
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
1.991.99
3.64
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.70 and exchange rate charged 109.56
3.64
4.044.04
20.2020.20
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
15.5015.50
1.25
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 112.42
1.25
4.354.35
21.7521.75
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.008.00
2.90
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 110.55
2.90
4.504.50
22.5022.50
Xoom
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
Medium
4.994.99
3.58
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 109.77
3.58
4.584.58
22.9022.90
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
3.993.99
3.87
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 109.44
3.87
4.674.67
23.3523.35
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
9.499.49
3.09
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 110.34
3.09
4.984.98
24.9024.90
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
7.997.99
3.64
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.80 and exchange rate charged 109.66
3.64
5.245.24
26.2026.20
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
9.499.49
3.38
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 110.00
3.38
5.285.28
26.4026.40
Xoom
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
Medium
10.4910.49
3.58
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 109.77
3.58
5.685.68
28.4028.40
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
10.4910.49
3.64
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.70 and exchange rate charged 109.56
3.64
5.745.74
28.7028.70
Dahabshiil
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
Medium
30.0030.00
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 1.00 and exchange rate charged 1.00
0.00
6.006.00
30.0030.00
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
22.5022.50
2.04
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.80 and exchange rate charged 111.48
2.04
6.546.54
32.7032.70
Walmart2World
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
22.5022.50
2.09
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 111.48
2.09
6.596.59
32.9532.95
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
20.0020.00
2.90
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 110.55
2.90
6.906.90
34.5034.50
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
17.5017.50
3.87
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 109.44
3.87
7.377.37
36.8536.85
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.008.00
5.78
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 107.27
5.78
7.387.38
36.9036.90
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
7.007.00
10.68
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 101.69
10.68
12.0812.08
60.4060.40
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
21.5121.51
10.68
Percentage difference between market reference rate 113.85 and exchange rate charged 101.69
10.68
14.9914.99
74.9574.95
Total Average First Quarter
4.694.69
Total Average Fourth Quarter 2021
4.764.76
Total Average
Fee
8.088.08
Exchange Rate Margin (%)
3.083.08
Total Cost Percent (%)
4.694.69
Total Cost (USD) Total Cost (USD)
23.4623.46
Non-Transparent records
Bank account transfer Credit Card Debit card Cash
Less than one hour Same day Next day 2 days 3-5 days 6 days or more
Bank account Cash Mobile wallet