Remittance Prices Worldwide

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Data collected on: Oct 29, 2020
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.
Skrill
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
1.13
Percentage difference between market reference rate 142.53 and exchange rate charged 140.92
1.13
1.131.13
1.362.27
Wave
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
1.23
Percentage difference between market reference rate 142.53 and exchange rate charged 140.78
1.23
1.231.23
1.482.47
Sendwave
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
1.23
Percentage difference between market reference rate 142.53 and exchange rate charged 140.78
1.23
1.231.23
1.482.47
Equity Direct
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
1.001.67
1.22
Percentage difference between market reference rate 142.53 and exchange rate charged 140.79
1.22
2.052.05
2.464.10
Small World
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
2.994.98
0.27
Percentage difference between market reference rate 142.53 and exchange rate charged 142.14
0.27
2.762.76
3.315.52
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
0.991.65
2.06
Percentage difference between market reference rate 142.53 and exchange rate charged 139.59
2.06
2.892.89
3.475.78
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.991.65
2.06
Percentage difference between market reference rate 142.53 and exchange rate charged 139.59
2.06
2.892.89
3.475.78
EcoBank Rapid Transfer
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Bank branch, Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Bank branch
High
3.756.25
-0.02
Percentage difference between market reference rate 142.53 and exchange rate charged 142.56
-0.02
3.103.10
3.726.20
ACE Money Transfer
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.991.65
2.69
Percentage difference between market reference rate 142.53 and exchange rate charged 138.70
2.69
3.513.51
4.217.02
Azimo
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
0.991.65
4.78
Percentage difference between market reference rate 142.53 and exchange rate charged 135.72
4.78
5.605.60
6.7211.20
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
2.994.98
3.20
Percentage difference between market reference rate 142.53 and exchange rate charged 137.97
3.20
5.695.69
6.8311.38
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
3.996.65
3.25
Percentage difference between market reference rate 142.53 and exchange rate charged 137.90
3.25
6.576.57
7.8813.13
CashMinute
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
2.003.33
7.03
Percentage difference between market reference rate 142.53 and exchange rate charged 132.51
7.03
8.708.70
10.4417.40
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.0013.33
2.84
Percentage difference between market reference rate 142.53 and exchange rate charged 138.48
2.84
9.519.51
11.4119.02
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
1.903.17
8.06
Percentage difference between market reference rate 142.53 and exchange rate charged 131.04
8.06
9.649.64
11.5719.28
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.0013.33
3.07
Percentage difference between market reference rate 142.53 and exchange rate charged 138.15
3.07
9.749.74
11.6919.48
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
1.903.17
8.40
Percentage difference between market reference rate 142.53 and exchange rate charged 130.56
8.40
9.989.98
11.9819.97
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
2.904.83
8.40
Percentage difference between market reference rate 142.53 and exchange rate charged 130.56
8.40
10.8110.81
12.9721.62
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
9.9016.50
3.35
Percentage difference between market reference rate 142.53 and exchange rate charged 137.76
3.35
11.6011.60
13.9223.20
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.9014.83
7.19
Percentage difference between market reference rate 142.53 and exchange rate charged 132.28
7.19
14.6114.61
17.5329.22
Total Average Fourth Quarter 2020
6.166.16
Total Average Third Quarter 2020
6.156.15
Total Average
Fee
3.115.18
Exchange Rate Margin (%)
3.573.57
Total Cost Percent (%)
6.166.16
Total Cost (GBP) Total Cost (USD)
7.4012.33
Non-Transparent records
Bank account transfer Debit/credit card Cash
Less than one hour Same day Next day 2 days
Bank account Cash Mobile wallet
Payment instrument
Access point
Sending network coverage
Receiving method
EcoBank Rapid Transfer
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Bank branch, Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Bank branch
High
N/AN/A
N/A
not available
N/A
N/AN/A
N/AN/A
Skrill
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
1.13
Percentage difference between market reference rate 142.53 and exchange rate charged 140.92
1.13
1.131.13
3.395.65
Sendwave
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
1.23
Percentage difference between market reference rate 142.53 and exchange rate charged 140.78
1.23
1.231.23
3.696.15
Wave
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
1.23
Percentage difference between market reference rate 142.53 and exchange rate charged 140.78
1.23
1.231.23
3.696.15
Small World
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
2.994.98
0.27
Percentage difference between market reference rate 142.53 and exchange rate charged 142.14
0.27
1.271.27
3.816.35
Equity Direct
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
1.001.67
1.22
Percentage difference between market reference rate 142.53 and exchange rate charged 140.79
1.22
1.551.55
4.657.75
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.991.65
2.06
Percentage difference between market reference rate 142.53 and exchange rate charged 139.59
2.06
2.392.39
7.1711.95
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
0.991.65
2.06
Percentage difference between market reference rate 142.53 and exchange rate charged 139.59
2.06
2.392.39
7.1711.95
ACE Money Transfer
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.991.65
2.69
Percentage difference between market reference rate 142.53 and exchange rate charged 138.70
2.69
3.023.02
9.0615.10
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
3.996.65
3.25
Percentage difference between market reference rate 142.53 and exchange rate charged 137.90
3.25
4.584.58
13.7422.90
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
4.998.32
3.20
Percentage difference between market reference rate 142.53 and exchange rate charged 137.97
3.20
4.864.86
14.5824.30
Azimo
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
0.991.65
4.78
Percentage difference between market reference rate 142.53 and exchange rate charged 135.72
4.78
5.115.11
15.3325.55
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.0013.33
2.84
Percentage difference between market reference rate 142.53 and exchange rate charged 138.48
2.84
5.515.51
16.5327.55
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.0013.33
3.07
Percentage difference between market reference rate 142.53 and exchange rate charged 138.15
3.07
5.745.74
17.2228.70
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
9.9016.50
3.35
Percentage difference between market reference rate 142.53 and exchange rate charged 137.76
3.35
6.656.65
19.9533.25
CashMinute
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
4.006.67
7.03
Percentage difference between market reference rate 142.53 and exchange rate charged 132.51
7.03
8.368.36
25.0841.80
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
1.903.17
8.06
Percentage difference between market reference rate 142.53 and exchange rate charged 131.04
8.06
8.698.69
26.0743.45
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
1.903.17
8.40
Percentage difference between market reference rate 142.53 and exchange rate charged 130.56
8.40
9.039.03
27.0945.15
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
2.904.83
8.40
Percentage difference between market reference rate 142.53 and exchange rate charged 130.56
8.40
9.369.36
28.0846.80
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.9014.83
7.19
Percentage difference between market reference rate 142.53 and exchange rate charged 132.28
7.19
10.1610.16
30.4850.80
Total Average Fourth Quarter 2020
4.864.86
Total Average Third Quarter 2020
4.934.93
Total Average
Fee
3.295.48
Exchange Rate Margin (%)
3.763.76
Total Cost Percent (%)
4.864.86
Total Cost (GBP) Total Cost (USD)
14.5724.28
Non-Transparent records
Bank account transfer Debit/credit card Cash
Less than one hour Same day Next day 2 days
Bank account Cash Mobile wallet