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Data collected on: Jun 01, 2021-Jun 21, 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.
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
2.09
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.75 and exchange rate charged 105.50
2.09
2.092.09
4.184.18
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
2.09
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.90 and exchange rate charged 105.64
2.09
2.092.09
4.184.18
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
2.49
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.90 and exchange rate charged 105.21
2.49
2.492.49
4.984.98
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.990.99
2.09
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.90 and exchange rate charged 105.64
2.09
2.592.59
5.185.18
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.990.99
3.02
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.85 and exchange rate charged 104.60
3.02
3.513.51
7.027.02
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.990.99
3.05
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.75 and exchange rate charged 104.47
3.05
3.543.54
7.087.08
Wave
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.990.99
3.09
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.80 and exchange rate charged 104.47
3.09
3.583.58
7.167.16
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
2.992.99
2.09
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.75 and exchange rate charged 105.50
2.09
3.593.59
7.187.18
Xoom
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
3.67
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.75 and exchange rate charged 103.80
3.67
3.673.67
7.347.34
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.990.99
3.32
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.85 and exchange rate charged 104.27
3.32
3.813.81
7.627.62
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.990.99
3.34
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.75 and exchange rate charged 104.15
3.34
3.843.84
7.687.68
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
2.992.99
2.79
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.90 and exchange rate charged 104.89
2.79
4.294.29
8.588.58
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
4.994.99
2.09
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.75 and exchange rate charged 105.50
2.09
4.594.59
9.189.18
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
1.991.99
3.62
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.85 and exchange rate charged 103.95
3.62
4.614.61
9.229.22
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
1.991.99
3.64
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.75 and exchange rate charged 103.82
3.64
4.644.64
9.289.28
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
5.995.99
2.09
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.90 and exchange rate charged 105.64
2.09
5.095.09
10.1810.18
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
5.005.00
2.82
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.80 and exchange rate charged 104.76
2.82
5.325.32
10.6410.64
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
Medium
4.994.99
3.67
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.75 and exchange rate charged 103.80
3.67
6.166.16
12.3212.32
Xoom
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
Medium
5.995.99
3.67
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.75 and exchange rate charged 103.80
3.67
6.666.66
13.3213.32
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.008.00
2.82
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.80 and exchange rate charged 104.76
2.82
6.826.82
13.6413.64
Walmart2World
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.008.00
3.05
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.70 and exchange rate charged 104.42
3.05
7.057.05
14.1014.10
Walmart2World
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.008.00
3.09
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.80 and exchange rate charged 104.47
3.09
7.097.09
14.1814.18
Walmart2World
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.008.00
3.18
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.90 and exchange rate charged 104.47
3.18
7.187.18
14.3614.36
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
9.009.00
2.87
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.90 and exchange rate charged 104.80
2.87
7.377.37
14.7414.74
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
7.997.99
3.59
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.75 and exchange rate charged 103.88
3.59
7.587.58
15.1615.16
Walmart2World
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.008.00
3.77
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.90 and exchange rate charged 103.83
3.77
7.777.77
15.5415.54
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
9.999.99
2.79
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.90 and exchange rate charged 104.89
2.79
7.787.78
15.5615.56
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
12.0012.00
2.82
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.80 and exchange rate charged 104.76
2.82
8.828.82
17.6417.64
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
5.005.00
10.65
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.90 and exchange rate charged 96.41
10.65
13.1513.15
26.3026.30
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
9.009.00
11.42
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.90 and exchange rate charged 95.58
11.42
15.9215.92
31.8431.84
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
12.0012.00
10.65
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.90 and exchange rate charged 96.41
10.65
16.6516.65
33.3033.30
Total Average Second Quarter 2021
6.106.10
Total Average First Quarter 2021
5.475.47
Total Average
Fee
5.005.00
Exchange Rate Margin (%)
3.613.61
Total Cost Percent (%)
6.106.10
Total Cost (USD) Total Cost (USD)
12.2112.21
Non-Transparent records
Bank account transfer Credit Card Debit card Cash
Less than one hour Same day Next day 3-5 days
Bank account Cash Mobile wallet
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
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
2.09
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.75 and exchange rate charged 105.50
2.09
2.092.09
10.4510.45
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
2.09
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.90 and exchange rate charged 105.64
2.09
2.092.09
10.4510.45
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.990.99
2.09
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.90 and exchange rate charged 105.64
2.09
2.292.29
11.4511.45
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
2.49
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.90 and exchange rate charged 105.21
2.49
2.492.49
12.4512.45
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.990.99
3.02
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.85 and exchange rate charged 104.60
3.02
3.213.21
16.0516.05
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.990.99
3.05
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.75 and exchange rate charged 104.47
3.05
3.243.24
16.2016.20
Wave
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.990.99
3.09
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.80 and exchange rate charged 104.47
3.09
3.293.29
16.4516.45
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
2.992.99
2.79
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.90 and exchange rate charged 104.89
2.79
3.393.39
16.9516.95
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.990.99
3.32
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.85 and exchange rate charged 104.27
3.32
3.513.51
17.5517.55
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.990.99
3.34
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.75 and exchange rate charged 104.15
3.34
3.543.54
17.7017.70
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
7.497.49
2.09
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.75 and exchange rate charged 105.50
2.09
3.593.59
17.9517.95
Xoom
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
3.67
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.75 and exchange rate charged 103.80
3.67
3.673.67
18.3518.35
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
5.005.00
2.82
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.80 and exchange rate charged 104.76
2.82
3.823.82
19.1019.10
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
9.499.49
2.09
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.75 and exchange rate charged 105.50
2.09
3.993.99
19.9519.95
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
1.991.99
3.62
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.85 and exchange rate charged 103.95
3.62
4.014.01
20.0520.05
WorldRemit
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
1.991.99
3.64
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.75 and exchange rate charged 103.82
3.64
4.044.04
20.2020.20
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.008.00
2.82
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.80 and exchange rate charged 104.76
2.82
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
3.05
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.70 and exchange rate charged 104.42
3.05
4.654.65
23.2523.25
Xoom
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
Medium
4.994.99
3.67
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.75 and exchange rate charged 103.80
3.67
4.664.66
23.3023.30
Walmart2World
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.008.00
3.09
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.80 and exchange rate charged 104.47
3.09
4.694.69
23.4523.45
Walmart2World
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.008.00
3.18
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.90 and exchange rate charged 104.47
3.18
4.784.78
23.9023.90
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
13.4913.49
2.09
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.90 and exchange rate charged 105.64
2.09
4.794.79
23.9523.95
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
7.997.99
3.59
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.75 and exchange rate charged 103.88
3.59
5.195.19
25.9525.95
Walmart2World
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.008.00
3.77
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.90 and exchange rate charged 103.83
3.77
5.375.37
26.8526.85
Xoom
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
Medium
10.5310.53
3.67
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.75 and exchange rate charged 103.80
3.67
5.775.77
28.8528.85
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
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
17.4917.49
2.79
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.90 and exchange rate charged 104.89
2.79
6.296.29
31.4531.45
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
20.0020.00
2.82
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.80 and exchange rate charged 104.76
2.82
6.826.82
34.1034.10
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
7.007.00
10.52
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.90 and exchange rate charged 96.55
10.52
11.9211.92
59.6059.60
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
10.0010.00
11.32
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.90 and exchange rate charged 95.68
11.32
13.3213.32
66.6066.60
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
21.5021.50
10.52
Percentage difference between market reference rate 107.90 and exchange rate charged 96.55
10.52
14.8214.82
74.1074.10
Total Average Second Quarter 2021
5.025.02
Total Average First Quarter 2021
4.534.53
Total Average
Fee
7.037.03
Exchange Rate Margin (%)
3.623.62
Total Cost Percent (%)
5.025.02
Total Cost (USD) Total Cost (USD)
25.1225.12
Non-Transparent records
Bank account transfer Credit Card Debit card Cash
Less than one hour Same day Next day 3-5 days
Bank account Cash Mobile wallet