Remittance Prices Worldwide

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Data collected on: Mar 22, 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.
Bank of America
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Bank branch, Call Center
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Medium
45.0045.00
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 1.00 and exchange rate charged 1.00
0.00
22.5022.50
45.0045.00
Chase Bank
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Bank branch, Call Center
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Medium
40.0040.00
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 1.00 and exchange rate charged 1.00
0.00
20.0020.00
40.0040.00
Citibank
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Bank branch, Call Center
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Medium
35.0035.00
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 1.00 and exchange rate charged 1.00
0.00
17.5017.50
35.0035.00
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
20.0020.00
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 1.00 and exchange rate charged 1.00
0.00
10.0010.00
20.0020.00
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
14.0014.00
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 1.00 and exchange rate charged 1.00
0.00
7.007.00
14.0014.00
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
11.0011.00
0.35
Percentage difference between market reference rate 1,507.50 and exchange rate charged 1,502.22
0.35
5.855.85
11.7011.70
Walmart2World
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent, Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.008.00
0.50
Percentage difference between market reference rate 1,507.50 and exchange rate charged 1,499.96
0.50
4.504.50
9.009.00
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
5.005.00
0.60
Percentage difference between market reference rate 1,507.50 and exchange rate charged 1,498.45
0.60
3.103.10
6.206.20
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
5.005.00
0.60
Percentage difference between market reference rate 1,507.50 and exchange rate charged 1,498.45
0.60
3.103.10
6.206.20
Citibank
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Medium
0.000.00
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 1.00 and exchange rate charged 1.00
0.00
0.000.00
0.000.00
Total Average First Quarter
9.369.36
Total Average Fourth Quarter 2020
9.369.36
Total Average
Fee
18.3018.30
Exchange Rate Margin (%)
0.210.21
Total Cost Percent (%)
9.369.36
Total Cost (USD) Total Cost (USD)
18.7118.71
Non-Transparent records
Bank account transfer Debit/credit card Cash
Less than one hour 3-5 days
Bank account Cash Own/partner bank account
Payment instrument
Access point
Sending network coverage
Receiving method
Citibank
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Medium
0.000.00
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 1.00 and exchange rate charged 1.00
0.00
0.000.00
0.000.00
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
5.005.00
0.60
Percentage difference between market reference rate 1,507.50 and exchange rate charged 1,498.45
0.60
1.601.60
8.008.00
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
10.0010.00
0.60
Percentage difference between market reference rate 1,507.50 and exchange rate charged 1,498.45
0.60
2.602.60
13.0013.00
Walmart2World
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent, Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
8.008.00
0.50
Percentage difference between market reference rate 1,507.50 and exchange rate charged 1,499.96
0.50
2.102.10
10.5010.50
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
11.0011.00
0.35
Percentage difference between market reference rate 1,507.50 and exchange rate charged 1,502.22
0.35
2.552.55
12.7512.75
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
14.0014.00
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 1.00 and exchange rate charged 1.00
0.00
2.802.80
14.0014.00
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
45.0045.00
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 1.00 and exchange rate charged 1.00
0.00
9.009.00
45.0045.00
Citibank
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Bank branch, Call Center
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Medium
35.0035.00
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 1.00 and exchange rate charged 1.00
0.00
7.007.00
35.0035.00
Chase Bank
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Bank branch, Call Center
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Medium
40.0040.00
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 1.00 and exchange rate charged 1.00
0.00
8.008.00
40.0040.00
Bank of America
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Bank branch, Call Center
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Medium
45.0045.00
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 1.00 and exchange rate charged 1.00
0.00
9.009.00
45.0045.00
Total Average First Quarter
4.474.47
Total Average Fourth Quarter 2020
4.474.47
Total Average
Fee
21.3021.30
Exchange Rate Margin (%)
0.210.21
Total Cost Percent (%)
4.474.47
Total Cost (USD) Total Cost (USD)
22.3322.33
Non-Transparent records
Bank account transfer Debit/credit card Cash
Less than one hour 3-5 days
Bank account Cash Own/partner bank account