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Data collected on: May 24, 2021-Jun 14, 2021
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.
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.991.65
2.35
Percentage difference between market reference rate 151.70 and exchange rate charged 148.13
2.35
3.173.17
3.806.33
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
1.903.17
8.02
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.99 and exchange rate charged 140.71
8.02
9.609.60
11.5219.20
Azimo
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
1.993.32
3.64
Percentage difference between market reference rate 151.71 and exchange rate charged 146.19
3.64
5.305.30
6.3610.60
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
1.903.17
3.11
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.99 and exchange rate charged 148.23
3.11
4.694.69
5.639.38
Equity Direct
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
1.001.67
1.95
Percentage difference between market reference rate 151.78 and exchange rate charged 148.81
1.95
2.792.79
3.355.58
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
2.904.83
9.20
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.99 and exchange rate charged 138.91
9.20
11.6211.62
13.9423.23
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
3.996.65
3.14
Percentage difference between market reference rate 151.74 and exchange rate charged 146.98
3.14
6.466.46
7.7512.92
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.0013.33
2.51
Percentage difference between market reference rate 151.68 and exchange rate charged 147.87
2.51
9.189.18
11.0218.37
Skrill
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
4.76
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.67 and exchange rate charged 145.40
4.76
4.764.76
5.719.52
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
1.993.32
2.50
Percentage difference between market reference rate 151.70 and exchange rate charged 147.91
2.50
4.164.16
4.998.32
Wave
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
2.97
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.12 and exchange rate charged 147.60
2.97
2.972.97
3.565.93
Small World
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
2.994.98
1.15
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.65 and exchange rate charged 150.89
1.15
3.653.65
4.387.30
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.0013.33
2.51
Percentage difference between market reference rate 151.68 and exchange rate charged 147.87
2.51
9.189.18
11.0218.37
Sendwave
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
2.93
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.73 and exchange rate charged 148.25
2.93
2.932.93
3.525.87
CashMinute
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
2.003.33
7.43
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.26 and exchange rate charged 140.95
7.43
9.109.10
10.9218.20
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
2.994.98
3.14
Percentage difference between market reference rate 151.74 and exchange rate charged 146.98
3.14
5.635.63
6.7611.27
CashMinute
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
2.003.33
7.48
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.34 and exchange rate charged 140.95
7.48
9.149.14
10.9718.28
ACE Money Transfer
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.991.65
4.90
Percentage difference between market reference rate 151.73 and exchange rate charged 145.04
4.90
5.735.73
6.8811.47
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
9.9016.50
1.02
Percentage difference between market reference rate 151.74 and exchange rate charged 150.19
1.02
9.279.27
11.1218.53
Sendwave
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
2.75
Percentage difference between market reference rate 151.84 and exchange rate charged 147.67
2.75
2.752.75
3.305.50
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
3.606.00
3.31
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.66 and exchange rate charged 147.61
3.31
6.316.31
7.5712.62
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
1.903.17
8.36
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.99 and exchange rate charged 140.19
8.36
9.949.94
11.9319.88
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
3.606.00
3.58
Percentage difference between market reference rate 153.09 and exchange rate charged 147.61
3.58
6.586.58
7.9013.17
Azimo
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
0.991.65
5.36
Percentage difference between market reference rate 151.71 and exchange rate charged 143.58
5.36
6.186.18
7.4212.37
Total Average Second Quarter
6.306.30
Total Average First Quarter
6.156.15
Total Average
Fee
2.654.42
Exchange Rate Margin (%)
4.094.09
Total Cost Percent (%)
6.306.30
Total Cost (GBP) Total Cost (USD)
7.5612.59
Non-Transparent records
Bank account transfer Credit Card Debit 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
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
2.904.83
9.20
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.99 and exchange rate charged 138.91
9.20
10.1710.17
30.5150.85
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
1.903.17
8.36
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.99 and exchange rate charged 140.19
8.36
8.998.99
26.9744.95
CashMinute
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
4.006.67
7.48
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.34 and exchange rate charged 140.95
7.48
8.818.81
26.4344.05
CashMinute
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
4.006.67
7.43
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.26 and exchange rate charged 140.95
7.43
8.768.76
26.2843.80
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
1.903.17
8.02
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.99 and exchange rate charged 140.71
8.02
8.658.65
25.9543.25
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
9.0015.00
3.58
Percentage difference between market reference rate 153.09 and exchange rate charged 147.61
3.58
6.586.58
19.7432.90
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
9.0015.00
3.31
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.66 and exchange rate charged 147.61
3.31
6.316.31
18.9331.55
Azimo
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
0.991.65
5.36
Percentage difference between market reference rate 151.71 and exchange rate charged 143.58
5.36
5.695.69
17.0728.45
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.0013.33
2.51
Percentage difference between market reference rate 151.68 and exchange rate charged 147.87
2.51
5.185.18
15.5425.90
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.0013.33
2.51
Percentage difference between market reference rate 151.68 and exchange rate charged 147.87
2.51
5.185.18
15.5425.90
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
4.998.32
3.14
Percentage difference between market reference rate 151.74 and exchange rate charged 146.98
3.14
4.804.80
14.4024.00
Skrill
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
4.76
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.67 and exchange rate charged 145.40
4.76
4.764.76
14.2823.80
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
3.996.65
3.14
Percentage difference between market reference rate 151.74 and exchange rate charged 146.98
3.14
4.474.47
13.4122.35
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
9.9016.50
1.02
Percentage difference between market reference rate 151.74 and exchange rate charged 150.19
1.02
4.324.32
12.9621.60
Azimo
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
1.993.32
3.64
Percentage difference between market reference rate 151.71 and exchange rate charged 146.19
3.64
4.304.30
12.9021.50
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
1.903.17
3.11
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.99 and exchange rate charged 148.23
3.11
3.743.74
11.2218.70
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
1.993.32
2.50
Percentage difference between market reference rate 151.70 and exchange rate charged 147.91
2.50
3.163.16
9.4815.80
ACE Money Transfer
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.991.65
2.65
Percentage difference between market reference rate 151.73 and exchange rate charged 147.71
2.65
2.982.98
8.9414.90
Wave
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
2.97
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.12 and exchange rate charged 147.60
2.97
2.972.97
8.9114.85
Sendwave
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
2.93
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.73 and exchange rate charged 148.25
2.93
2.932.93
8.7914.65
Sendwave
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
2.75
Percentage difference between market reference rate 151.84 and exchange rate charged 147.67
2.75
2.752.75
8.2513.75
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.991.65
2.35
Percentage difference between market reference rate 151.70 and exchange rate charged 148.13
2.35
2.682.68
8.0413.40
Equity Direct
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
1.001.67
1.95
Percentage difference between market reference rate 151.78 and exchange rate charged 148.81
1.95
2.292.29
6.8711.45
Small World
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
2.994.98
1.15
Percentage difference between market reference rate 152.65 and exchange rate charged 150.89
1.15
2.152.15
6.4510.75
Total Average Second Quarter
5.115.11
Total Average First Quarter
4.764.76
Total Average
Fee
3.355.58
Exchange Rate Margin (%)
3.993.99
Total Cost Percent (%)
5.115.11
Total Cost (GBP) Total Cost (USD)
15.3325.55
Non-Transparent records
Bank account transfer Credit Card Debit card Cash
Less than one hour Same day Next day 2 days
Bank account Cash Mobile wallet