Remittance Prices Worldwide

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Data collected on: May 27, 2021-Jun 29, 2021
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 ascending
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
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
9.009.00
8.37
Percentage difference between market reference rate 43.66 and exchange rate charged 40.01
8.37
12.8712.87
25.7425.74
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Medium
15.0015.00
0.76
Percentage difference between market reference rate 43.69 and exchange rate charged 43.36
0.76
8.268.26
16.5216.52
Amal Express
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
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
Xoom
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
5.995.99
2.84
Percentage difference between market reference rate 43.82 and exchange rate charged 42.57
2.84
5.845.84
11.6811.68
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
9.009.00
0.93
Percentage difference between market reference rate 43.62 and exchange rate charged 43.22
0.93
5.435.43
10.8610.86
Walmart2World
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.008.00
0.95
Percentage difference between market reference rate 43.78 and exchange rate charged 43.36
0.95
4.954.95
9.909.90
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Medium
8.008.00
0.76
Percentage difference between market reference rate 43.69 and exchange rate charged 43.36
0.76
4.764.76
9.529.52
Walmart2World
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.008.00
0.09
Percentage difference between market reference rate 40.25 and exchange rate charged 40.21
0.09
4.094.09
8.188.18
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
5.005.00
0.98
Percentage difference between market reference rate 43.71 and exchange rate charged 43.28
0.98
3.483.48
6.966.96
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
3.993.99
1.34
Percentage difference between market reference rate 43.61 and exchange rate charged 43.03
1.34
3.343.34
6.686.68
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent, Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
5.005.00
0.76
Percentage difference between market reference rate 43.69 and exchange rate charged 43.36
0.76
3.263.26
6.526.52
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
5.995.99
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 1.00 and exchange rate charged 1.00
0.00
3.003.00
6.006.00
Total Average Second Quarter
5.485.48
Total Average First Quarter
3.993.99
Total Average
Fee
8.238.23
Exchange Rate Margin (%)
1.371.37
Total Cost Percent (%)
5.485.48
Total Cost (USD) Total Cost (USD)
10.9710.97
Non-Transparent records
Bank account transfer Credit Card Debit card Cash
Less than one hour Same day Next day
Bank account Cash Mobile wallet
Payment instrument
Access point
Sending network coverage
Receiving method
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.998.99
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 1.00 and exchange rate charged 1.00
0.00
1.801.80
9.009.00
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent, Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
5.005.00
0.76
Percentage difference between market reference rate 43.69 and exchange rate charged 43.36
0.76
1.761.76
8.808.80
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
6.996.99
1.34
Percentage difference between market reference rate 43.61 and exchange rate charged 43.03
1.34
2.742.74
13.7013.70
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
7.007.00
0.98
Percentage difference between market reference rate 43.71 and exchange rate charged 43.28
0.98
2.382.38
11.9011.90
Walmart2World
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.008.00
0.09
Percentage difference between market reference rate 40.25 and exchange rate charged 40.21
0.09
1.691.69
8.458.45
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Medium
8.008.00
0.76
Percentage difference between market reference rate 43.69 and exchange rate charged 43.36
0.76
2.362.36
11.8011.80
Walmart2World
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.008.00
0.95
Percentage difference between market reference rate 43.78 and exchange rate charged 43.36
0.95
2.552.55
12.7512.75
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
Xoom
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
5.995.99
2.84
Percentage difference between market reference rate 43.82 and exchange rate charged 42.57
2.84
4.044.04
20.2020.20
Amal Express
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
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
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Medium
25.0025.00
0.76
Percentage difference between market reference rate 43.69 and exchange rate charged 43.36
0.76
5.765.76
28.8028.80
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
10.0010.00
8.37
Percentage difference between market reference rate 43.66 and exchange rate charged 40.01
8.37
10.3710.37
51.8551.85
Total Average Second Quarter
3.953.95
Total Average First Quarter
2.602.60
Total Average
Fee
12.7512.75
Exchange Rate Margin (%)
1.401.40
Total Cost Percent (%)
3.953.95
Total Cost (USD) Total Cost (USD)
19.7719.77
Non-Transparent records
Bank account transfer Credit Card Debit card Cash
Less than one hour Same day Next day
Bank account Cash Mobile wallet