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Data collected on: May 11, 2016
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.
Trans-Fast
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Low
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
Remitly
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
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
4.994.99
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 1.00 and exchange rate charged 1.00
0.00
2.502.50
5.005.00
Remitly
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
4.994.99
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 1.00 and exchange rate charged 1.00
0.00
2.502.50
5.005.00
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
5.005.00
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 1.00 and exchange rate charged 1.00
0.00
2.502.50
5.005.00
Remitly
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
2.94
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 45.54
2.94
2.942.94
5.885.88
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Low
0.000.00
3.43
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 45.31
3.43
3.433.43
6.866.86
M.Lhuillier Financial Services
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
Medium
Receiving method
High
6.006.00
0.79
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 46.55
0.79
3.793.79
7.587.58
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
2.002.00
2.92
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 45.55
2.92
3.923.92
7.847.84
Xoom
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Home delivery
High
7.997.99
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 1.00 and exchange rate charged 1.00
0.00
4.004.00
8.008.00
Johnny Air Cargo
Firm type: Non-Bank FI
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent, Call Center
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
7.007.00
1.05
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 46.43
1.05
4.554.55
9.109.10
Lucky Money
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
3.003.00
3.30
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 45.37
3.30
4.804.80
9.609.60
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Low
0.000.00
4.88
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 44.63
4.88
4.884.88
9.769.76
Xoom
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
9.999.99
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 1.00 and exchange rate charged 1.00
0.00
5.005.00
10.0010.00
LBC Express
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
8.008.00
1.11
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 46.40
1.11
5.115.11
10.2210.22
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
2.992.99
3.71
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 45.18
3.71
5.205.20
10.4010.40
Wells Fargo
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Bank branch, Call Center
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Low
5.005.00
2.75
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 45.63
2.75
5.255.25
10.5010.50
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Low
4.004.00
3.43
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 45.31
3.43
5.435.43
10.8610.86
Remitly
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
4.994.99
2.94
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 45.54
2.94
5.445.44
10.8810.88
Trans-Fast
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
4.994.99
3.35
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 45.35
3.35
5.845.84
11.6811.68
Xoom
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
4.994.99
3.41
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 45.32
3.41
5.915.91
11.8211.82
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Low
8.008.00
1.92
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 46.02
1.92
5.925.92
11.8411.84
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
11.9911.99
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 1.00 and exchange rate charged 1.00
0.00
6.006.00
12.0012.00
Johnny Air Cargo
Firm type: Non-Bank FI
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
Low
Receiving method
Home delivery
High
10.0010.00
1.05
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 46.43
1.05
6.056.05
12.1012.10
Xoom
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Home delivery
High
5.995.99
3.41
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 45.32
3.41
6.416.41
12.8212.82
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
4.994.99
3.94
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 45.07
3.94
6.446.44
12.8812.88
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
5.005.00
3.94
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 45.07
3.94
6.446.44
12.8812.88
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Low
4.004.00
4.88
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 44.63
4.88
6.886.88
13.7613.76
Lucky Money
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
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
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
4.994.99
4.88
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 44.63
4.88
7.387.38
14.7614.76
PNB (Philippines National Bank)
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Low
15.0015.00
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 1.00 and exchange rate charged 1.00
0.00
7.507.50
15.0015.00
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
9.999.99
2.75
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 45.63
2.75
7.747.74
15.4815.48
Lucky Money
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
16.0016.00
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 1.00 and exchange rate charged 1.00
0.00
8.008.00
16.0016.00
PNB (Philippines National Bank)
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Home delivery
High
17.0017.00
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 1.00 and exchange rate charged 1.00
0.00
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
10.0010.00
3.71
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 45.18
3.71
8.718.71
17.4217.42
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
12.0012.00
2.92
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 45.55
2.92
8.928.92
17.8417.84
Lucky Money
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
12.0012.00
3.30
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 45.37
3.30
9.309.30
18.6018.60
PNB (Philippines National Bank)
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Home delivery
High
15.0015.00
1.85
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 46.05
1.85
9.359.35
18.7018.70
PNB (Philippines National Bank)
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Home delivery
High
17.0017.00
1.85
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 46.05
1.85
10.3510.35
20.7020.70
Citibank
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Low
0.000.00
10.61
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 41.94
10.61
10.6110.61
21.2221.22
Total Average Second Quarter 2016
5.765.76
Total Average First Quarter 2016
5.235.23
Total Average
Fee
6.976.97
Exchange Rate Margin (%)
2.282.28
Total Cost Percent (%)
5.765.76
Total Cost (USD) Total Cost (USD)
11.5211.52
Non-Transparent records
Bank account transfer Debit/credit card Cash
Less than one hour Same day Next day 2 days 3-5 days 6 days or more
Bank account Bank account (same/partner bank) Cash
Payment instrument
Access point
Sending network coverage
Receiving method
Trans-Fast
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Low
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
Remitly
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
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
4.994.99
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 1.00 and exchange rate charged 1.00
0.00
1.001.00
5.005.00
Remitly
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
4.994.99
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 1.00 and exchange rate charged 1.00
0.00
1.001.00
5.005.00
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
6.006.00
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 1.00 and exchange rate charged 1.00
0.00
1.201.20
6.006.00
Xoom
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Home delivery
High
7.997.99
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 1.00 and exchange rate charged 1.00
0.00
1.601.60
8.008.00
M.Lhuillier Financial Services
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
Medium
Receiving method
High
8.008.00
0.79
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 46.55
0.79
2.392.39
11.9511.95
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
11.9911.99
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 1.00 and exchange rate charged 1.00
0.00
2.402.40
12.0012.00
Lucky Money
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
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
Remitly
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
0.000.00
2.94
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 45.54
2.94
2.942.94
14.7014.70
PNB (Philippines National Bank)
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Low
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
Johnny Air Cargo
Firm type: Non-Bank FI
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
Low
Receiving method
Home delivery
High
10.0010.00
1.05
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 46.43
1.05
3.053.05
15.2515.25
Johnny Air Cargo
Firm type: Non-Bank FI
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent, Call Center
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
10.0010.00
1.05
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 46.43
1.05
3.053.05
15.2515.25
LBC Express
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
10.0010.00
1.11
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 46.40
1.11
3.113.11
15.5515.55
Xoom
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
15.9915.99
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 1.00 and exchange rate charged 1.00
0.00
3.203.20
16.0016.00
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
2.002.00
2.92
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 45.55
2.92
3.323.32
16.6016.60
PNB (Philippines National Bank)
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Home delivery
High
17.0017.00
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 1.00 and exchange rate charged 1.00
0.00
3.403.40
17.0017.00
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Low
0.000.00
3.43
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 45.31
3.43
3.433.43
17.1517.15
Wells Fargo
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Bank branch, Call Center
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Low
5.005.00
2.49
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 45.75
2.49
3.493.49
17.4517.45
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Low
8.008.00
1.92
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 46.02
1.92
3.523.52
17.6017.60
Lucky Money
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
3.003.00
3.30
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 45.37
3.30
3.903.90
19.5019.50
Remitly
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
4.994.99
2.94
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 45.54
2.94
3.943.94
19.7019.70
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
2.992.99
3.71
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 45.18
3.71
4.314.31
21.5521.55
Trans-Fast
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
4.994.99
3.35
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 45.35
3.35
4.344.34
21.7021.70
Xoom
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
4.994.99
3.41
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 45.32
3.41
4.414.41
22.0522.05
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Low
5.005.00
3.43
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 45.31
3.43
4.434.43
22.1522.15
Xoom
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Home delivery
High
5.995.99
3.41
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 45.32
3.41
4.614.61
23.0523.05
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
9.999.99
2.75
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 45.63
2.75
4.754.75
23.7523.75
PNB (Philippines National Bank)
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Home delivery
High
15.0015.00
1.85
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 46.05
1.85
4.854.85
24.2524.25
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Low
0.000.00
4.88
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 44.63
4.88
4.884.88
24.4024.40
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
4.994.99
3.94
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 45.07
3.94
4.944.94
24.7024.70
MoneyGram
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
6.006.00
3.94
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 45.07
3.94
5.145.14
25.7025.70
PNB (Philippines National Bank)
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Home delivery
High
17.0017.00
1.85
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 46.05
1.85
5.255.25
26.2526.25
Lucky Money
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
28.0028.00
0.00
Percentage difference between market reference rate 1.00 and exchange rate charged 1.00
0.00
5.605.60
28.0028.00
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Agent
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
10.0010.00
3.71
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 45.18
3.71
5.715.71
28.5528.55
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Low
5.005.00
4.88
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 44.63
4.88
5.885.88
29.4029.40
Western Union
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
7.007.00
4.88
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 44.63
4.88
6.286.28
31.4031.40
Ria
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Agent
High
20.0020.00
2.92
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 45.55
2.92
6.926.92
34.6034.60
Lucky Money
Firm type: Money Transfer Operator
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
High
25.0025.00
3.30
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 45.37
3.30
8.308.30
41.5041.50
Citibank
Firm type: Bank
Payment instrument
Access point
Internet
Sending network coverage
High
Receiving method
Low
0.000.00
10.61
Percentage difference between market reference rate 46.92 and exchange rate charged 41.94
10.61
10.6110.61
53.0553.05
Total Average Second Quarter 2016
3.923.92
Total Average First Quarter 2016
3.293.29
Total Average
Fee
8.278.27
Exchange Rate Margin (%)
2.272.27
Total Cost Percent (%)
3.923.92
Total Cost (USD) Total Cost (USD)
19.6219.62
Non-Transparent records
Bank account transfer Debit/credit card Cash
Less than one hour Same day Next day 2 days 3-5 days 6 days or more
Bank account Bank account (same/partner bank) Cash