Remittance Prices Worldwide

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Data collected on: Mar 25, 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)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.
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
0.68
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.99 and exchange rate charged 270.16
0.68
0.680.68
0.821.37
Lyca Remit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
2.504.17
-0.74
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.99 and exchange rate charged 274.00
-0.74
1.351.35
1.622.70
Global Exchange Ltd
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent, Internet
Sending network coverage
Medium
Receiving method
Agent
High
3.005.00
-0.74
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.99 and exchange rate charged 274.00
-0.74
1.761.76
2.113.52
Azimo
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
1.993.32
0.78
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.99 and exchange rate charged 269.87
0.78
2.442.44
2.934.88
Orbit Remit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
2.003.33
0.80
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.99 and exchange rate charged 269.81
0.80
2.472.47
2.964.93
BFC Exchange
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
Medium
Receiving method
Agent
High
3.255.42
-0.11
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.99 and exchange rate charged 272.29
-0.11
2.602.60
3.125.20
Azimo
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
1.993.32
1.06
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.99 and exchange rate charged 269.12
1.06
2.712.71
3.255.42
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
1.903.17
1.49
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.99 and exchange rate charged 267.95
1.49
3.073.07
3.686.13
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
1.903.17
1.49
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.99 and exchange rate charged 267.95
1.49
3.073.07
3.686.13
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
4.908.17
-0.41
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.99 and exchange rate charged 273.10
-0.41
3.683.68
4.427.37
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
4.908.17
-0.41
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.99 and exchange rate charged 273.10
-0.41
3.683.68
4.427.37
Small World
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
5.008.33
-0.21
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.99 and exchange rate charged 272.57
-0.21
3.963.96
4.757.92
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
4.998.32
-0.17
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.99 and exchange rate charged 272.45
-0.17
3.993.99
4.797.98
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 271.99 and exchange rate charged 271.10
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
2.65
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.99 and exchange rate charged 264.79
2.65
5.975.97
7.1611.93
CashMinute
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
2.003.33
6.15
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.99 and exchange rate charged 255.26
6.15
7.827.82
9.3815.63
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
2.904.83
5.49
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.99 and exchange rate charged 257.06
5.49
7.917.91
9.4915.82
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
4.908.17
5.69
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.99 and exchange rate charged 256.51
5.69
9.789.78
11.7419.57
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
7.9013.17
6.19
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.99 and exchange rate charged 255.15
6.19
12.7812.78
15.3425.57
Total Average First Quarter
4.434.43
Total Average Fourth Quarter 2020
4.994.99
Total Average
Fee
3.425.70
Exchange Rate Margin (%)
1.581.58
Total Cost Percent (%)
4.434.43
Total Cost (GBP) Total Cost (USD)
5.328.86
Non-Transparent records
Bank account transfer Debit/credit card Cash
Less than one hour Same day Next day 3-5 days
Bank account Cash
Payment instrument
Access point
Sending network coverage
Receiving method
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
0.68
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.99 and exchange rate charged 270.16
0.68
0.680.68
2.043.40
Lyca Remit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
2.504.17
-0.74
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.99 and exchange rate charged 274.00
-0.74
0.100.10
0.300.50
Global Exchange Ltd
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent, Internet
Sending network coverage
Medium
Receiving method
Agent
High
3.005.00
-0.74
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.99 and exchange rate charged 274.00
-0.74
0.260.26
0.781.30
Azimo
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
1.993.32
0.78
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.99 and exchange rate charged 269.87
0.78
1.441.44
4.327.20
Orbit Remit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
2.003.33
0.80
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.99 and exchange rate charged 269.81
0.80
1.471.47
4.417.35
BFC Exchange
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
Medium
Receiving method
Agent
High
3.255.42
-0.11
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.99 and exchange rate charged 272.29
-0.11
0.980.98
2.944.90
Azimo
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
1.993.32
1.06
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.99 and exchange rate charged 269.12
1.06
1.721.72
5.168.60
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
1.903.17
1.49
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.99 and exchange rate charged 267.95
1.49
2.122.12
6.3610.60
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
1.903.17
1.49
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.99 and exchange rate charged 267.95
1.49
2.122.12
6.3610.60
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
7.9013.17
-0.41
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.99 and exchange rate charged 273.10
-0.41
2.232.23
6.6911.15
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
7.9013.17
-0.41
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.99 and exchange rate charged 273.10
-0.41
2.232.23
6.6911.15
Small World
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
5.008.33
-0.21
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.99 and exchange rate charged 272.57
-0.21
1.451.45
4.357.25
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
4.998.32
-0.17
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.99 and exchange rate charged 272.45
-0.17
1.501.50
4.507.50
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 271.99 and exchange rate charged 271.10
0.33
1.991.99
5.979.95
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
3.996.65
2.65
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.99 and exchange rate charged 264.79
2.65
3.983.98
11.9419.90
CashMinute
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
4.006.67
6.15
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.99 and exchange rate charged 255.26
6.15
7.497.49
22.4737.45
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
2.904.83
5.49
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.99 and exchange rate charged 257.06
5.49
6.466.46
19.3832.30
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
4.908.17
5.69
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.99 and exchange rate charged 256.51
5.69
7.337.33
21.9936.65
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
7.9013.17
6.19
Percentage difference between market reference rate 271.99 and exchange rate charged 255.15
6.19
8.838.83
26.4944.15
Total Average First Quarter
2.862.86
Total Average Fourth Quarter 2020
3.383.38
Total Average
Fee
3.846.40
Exchange Rate Margin (%)
1.581.58
Total Cost Percent (%)
2.862.86
Total Cost (GBP) Total Cost (USD)
8.5914.31
Non-Transparent records
Bank account transfer Debit/credit card Cash
Less than one hour Same day Next day 3-5 days
Bank account Cash