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Data collected on: Mar 27, 2021
CAD | 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 (CAD)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, Call Center
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
7.007.00
0.58
Percentage difference between market reference rate 157.48 and exchange rate charged 156.57
0.58
4.084.08
8.168.16
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
7.007.00
2.06
Percentage difference between market reference rate 157.48 and exchange rate charged 154.23
2.06
5.565.56
11.1211.12
Wise
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
3.473.47
-0.45
Percentage difference between market reference rate 157.48 and exchange rate charged 158.19
-0.45
1.291.29
2.582.58
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
4.994.99
0.98
Percentage difference between market reference rate 157.48 and exchange rate charged 155.95
0.98
3.473.47
6.946.94
Xoom
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
4.994.99
1.91
Percentage difference between market reference rate 157.48 and exchange rate charged 154.47
1.91
4.414.41
8.828.82
Xoom
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
4.994.99
1.91
Percentage difference between market reference rate 157.48 and exchange rate charged 154.47
1.91
4.414.41
8.828.82
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.008.00
0.58
Percentage difference between market reference rate 157.48 and exchange rate charged 156.56
0.58
4.584.58
9.169.16
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
4.994.99
0.58
Percentage difference between market reference rate 157.48 and exchange rate charged 156.56
0.58
3.083.08
6.166.16
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
7.007.00
-0.05
Percentage difference between market reference rate 157.48 and exchange rate charged 157.56
-0.05
3.453.45
6.906.90
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
Medium
Receiving method
Agent
High
10.0010.00
-0.05
Percentage difference between market reference rate 157.48 and exchange rate charged 157.56
-0.05
4.954.95
9.909.90
Total Average First Quarter
3.933.93
Total Average Fourth Quarter 2020
4.754.75
Total Average
Fee
6.246.24
Exchange Rate Margin (%)
0.810.81
Total Cost Percent (%)
3.933.93
Total Cost (CAD) Total Cost (USD)
7.867.86
Non-Transparent records
Bank account transfer Debit/credit card Cash
Less than one hour Same day 2 days
Bank account Cash Mobile wallet
Payment instrument
Access point
Sending network coverage
Receiving method
Xoom
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
10.9910.99
1.91
Percentage difference between market reference rate 157.48 and exchange rate charged 154.47
1.91
4.114.11
20.5520.55
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent, Call Center
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
15.0015.00
0.58
Percentage difference between market reference rate 157.48 and exchange rate charged 156.57
0.58
3.583.58
17.9017.90
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
7.007.00
2.06
Percentage difference between market reference rate 157.48 and exchange rate charged 154.23
2.06
3.463.46
17.3017.30
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
Medium
Receiving method
Agent
High
15.0015.00
-0.05
Percentage difference between market reference rate 157.48 and exchange rate charged 157.56
-0.05
2.952.95
14.7514.75
Xoom
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
4.994.99
1.91
Percentage difference between market reference rate 157.48 and exchange rate charged 154.47
1.91
2.912.91
14.5514.55
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.008.00
0.58
Percentage difference between market reference rate 157.48 and exchange rate charged 156.56
0.58
2.182.18
10.9010.90
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
5.995.99
0.98
Percentage difference between market reference rate 157.48 and exchange rate charged 155.95
0.98
2.172.17
10.8510.85
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
10.0010.00
-0.05
Percentage difference between market reference rate 157.48 and exchange rate charged 157.56
-0.05
1.951.95
9.759.75
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
4.994.99
0.58
Percentage difference between market reference rate 157.48 and exchange rate charged 156.56
0.58
1.581.58
7.907.90
Wise
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
6.336.33
-0.45
Percentage difference between market reference rate 157.48 and exchange rate charged 158.19
-0.45
0.820.82
4.104.10
Total Average First Quarter
2.572.57
Total Average Fourth Quarter 2020
3.083.08
Total Average
Fee
8.838.83
Exchange Rate Margin (%)
0.810.81
Total Cost Percent (%)
2.572.57
Total Cost (CAD) Total Cost (USD)
12.8612.86
Non-Transparent records
Bank account transfer Debit/credit card Cash
Less than one hour Same day 2 days
Bank account Cash Mobile wallet