Remittance Prices Worldwide

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Data collected on: May 28, 2021-Jun 15, 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 descending
The total cost of sending a remittance transfer includes: the fee charged to the sender plus the exchange rate margin.
CAM
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
Medium
Receiving method
Agent
High
7.007.00
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 1.00 and exchange rate charged 1.00
0.00
3.503.50
7.007.00
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
4.994.99
2.42
Percentage difference between market reference rate 150.43 and exchange rate charged 146.79
2.42
4.914.91
9.829.82
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
5.005.00
2.50
Percentage difference between market reference rate 150.43 and exchange rate charged 146.67
2.50
5.005.00
10.0010.00
Walmart2World
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.008.00
1.44
Percentage difference between market reference rate 149.50 and exchange rate charged 147.35
1.44
5.445.44
10.8810.88
Jamaica National
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator / Building Society
Payment instrument
Access point
Bank branch
Sending network coverage
Low
Receiving method
Bank branch
High
10.9910.99
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 1.00 and exchange rate charged 1.00
0.00
5.505.50
11.0011.00
Walmart2World
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.008.00
1.76
Percentage difference between market reference rate 150.00 and exchange rate charged 147.35
1.76
5.765.76
11.5211.52
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
7.007.00
2.50
Percentage difference between market reference rate 150.43 and exchange rate charged 146.67
2.50
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
4.994.99
3.67
Percentage difference between market reference rate 150.00 and exchange rate charged 144.49
3.67
6.176.17
12.3412.34
Xoom
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
4.994.99
3.67
Percentage difference between market reference rate 150.00 and exchange rate charged 144.49
3.67
6.176.17
12.3412.34
Walmart2World
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.008.00
2.38
Percentage difference between market reference rate 150.50 and exchange rate charged 146.93
2.38
6.386.38
12.7612.76
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
9.009.00
1.89
Percentage difference between market reference rate 150.00 and exchange rate charged 147.16
1.89
6.396.39
12.7812.78
Walmart2World
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.008.00
2.85
Percentage difference between market reference rate 148.38 and exchange rate charged 144.15
2.85
6.856.85
13.7013.70
Walmart2World
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.008.00
2.89
Percentage difference between market reference rate 148.38 and exchange rate charged 144.09
2.89
6.896.89
13.7813.78
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
9.999.99
2.42
Percentage difference between market reference rate 150.43 and exchange rate charged 146.79
2.42
7.417.41
14.8214.82
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
9.999.99
3.41
Percentage difference between market reference rate 150.43 and exchange rate charged 145.30
3.41
8.418.41
16.8216.82
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
12.0012.00
2.50
Percentage difference between market reference rate 150.43 and exchange rate charged 146.67
2.50
8.508.50
17.0017.00
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
7.007.00
9.56
Percentage difference between market reference rate 149.50 and exchange rate charged 135.21
9.56
13.0613.06
26.1226.12
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
5.005.00
11.64
Percentage difference between market reference rate 149.50 and exchange rate charged 132.10
11.64
14.1414.14
28.2828.28
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
5.005.00
11.64
Percentage difference between market reference rate 149.50 and exchange rate charged 132.10
11.64
14.1414.14
28.2828.28
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
10.7510.75
11.64
Percentage difference between market reference rate 149.50 and exchange rate charged 132.10
11.64
17.0117.01
34.0234.02
Total Average Second Quarter 2021
7.887.88
Total Average First Quarter 2021
7.267.26
Total Average
Fee
7.687.68
Exchange Rate Margin (%)
4.044.04
Total Cost Percent (%)
7.887.88
Total Cost (USD) Total Cost (USD)
15.7615.76
Non-Transparent records
Bank account transfer Credit Card Debit card Cash
Less than one hour Same day Next day 2 days 3-5 days
Cash
Payment instrument
Access point
Sending network coverage
Receiving method
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
Jamaica National
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator / Building Society
Payment instrument
Access point
Bank branch
Sending network coverage
Low
Receiving method
Bank branch
High
10.9910.99
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 1.00 and exchange rate charged 1.00
0.00
2.202.20
11.0011.00
CAM
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
Medium
Receiving method
Agent
High
15.0015.00
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 1.00 and exchange rate charged 1.00
0.00
3.003.00
15.0015.00
Walmart2World
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.008.00
1.76
Percentage difference between market reference rate 150.00 and exchange rate charged 147.35
1.76
3.363.36
16.8016.80
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
4.994.99
2.42
Percentage difference between market reference rate 150.43 and exchange rate charged 146.79
2.42
3.423.42
17.1017.10
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
5.005.00
2.50
Percentage difference between market reference rate 150.43 and exchange rate charged 146.67
2.50
3.503.50
17.5017.50
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
7.007.00
2.50
Percentage difference between market reference rate 150.43 and exchange rate charged 146.67
2.50
3.903.90
19.5019.50
Walmart2World
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.008.00
2.38
Percentage difference between market reference rate 150.50 and exchange rate charged 146.93
2.38
3.983.98
19.9019.90
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
9.999.99
2.42
Percentage difference between market reference rate 150.43 and exchange rate charged 146.79
2.42
4.424.42
22.1022.10
Walmart2World
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.008.00
2.85
Percentage difference between market reference rate 148.38 and exchange rate charged 144.15
2.85
4.454.45
22.2522.25
Walmart2World
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.008.00
2.89
Percentage difference between market reference rate 148.38 and exchange rate charged 144.09
2.89
4.494.49
22.4522.45
Walmart2World
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.008.00
2.94
Percentage difference between market reference rate 149.50 and exchange rate charged 145.11
2.94
4.544.54
22.7022.70
Xoom
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
4.994.99
3.67
Percentage difference between market reference rate 150.00 and exchange rate charged 144.49
3.67
4.674.67
23.3523.35
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
9.999.99
3.41
Percentage difference between market reference rate 150.43 and exchange rate charged 145.30
3.41
5.415.41
27.0527.05
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
21.0021.00
2.50
Percentage difference between market reference rate 150.43 and exchange rate charged 146.67
2.50
6.706.70
33.5033.50
Xoom
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
21.9921.99
3.67
Percentage difference between market reference rate 150.00 and exchange rate charged 144.49
3.67
8.078.07
40.3540.35
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
9.009.00
9.46
Percentage difference between market reference rate 149.50 and exchange rate charged 135.35
9.46
11.2611.26
56.3056.30
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
5.005.00
11.51
Percentage difference between market reference rate 149.50 and exchange rate charged 132.29
11.51
12.5112.51
62.5562.55
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
7.007.00
11.51
Percentage difference between market reference rate 149.50 and exchange rate charged 132.29
11.51
12.9112.91
64.5564.55
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
17.7517.75
11.51
Percentage difference between market reference rate 149.50 and exchange rate charged 132.29
11.51
15.0615.06
75.3075.30
Total Average Second Quarter 2021
6.206.20
Total Average First Quarter 2021
6.186.18
Total Average
Fee
9.989.98
Exchange Rate Margin (%)
4.214.21
Total Cost Percent (%)
6.206.20
Total Cost (USD) Total Cost (USD)
31.0131.01
Non-Transparent records
Bank account transfer Credit Card Debit card Cash
Less than one hour Same day Next day 2 days 3-5 days
Cash