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Min. Transfer Amount
Max. Transfer Amount
1 - 2 days
|Product Name||CurrencyFair International Money Transfers|
|Min. Transfer Amount||AUD 5|
|Max. Transfer Amount||AUD 10,000,000|
|Transfer Options||One off payments|
Minimum transfer time
|1 - 2 days|
|Customer Service||Phone, Email|
|Available Currencies||AED, AUD, CAD, CHF, CZK, DKK, EUR, GBP, HKD, HUF, ILS, INR, NOK, NZD, PLN, SEK, SGD, USD, ZAR|
|Online Transfer Fee||EUR 3|
CurrencyFair is a peer-to-peer currency exchange service. This means you're able to set the exchange rate you want and then wait for it to be matched by someone looking to exchange currencies in the opposite direction. However, if there are no other customers available to match your rate, CurrencyFair will match with you instead.
There are two transfer fees you'll need to be aware of:
If you sign up for a CurrencyFair account through Finder though, your first five transfers are free.
Calculate how much sending money overseas would cost with CurrencyFair by using our tool below. You can also check out the real-time exchange rate CurrencyFair offers and if there are any additional fees.
CurrencyFair allows you to send money overseas in 19 currencies, including:
CurrencyFair only offers bank account transfers. If you want to send an instant cash transfer, you'll need to consider other providers.
CurrencyFair transfer times depend on two factors:
Transfers typically take
You can deposit funds into your CurrencyFair account via two methods:
CurrencyFair is based in Ireland and regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland. Its Australian branch, CurrencyFair Australia Pty Ltd, is regulated by the Australian Securities & Investments Commission and listed on AUSTRAC's Remittance Sector Register.
As part of the regulatory process, the Irish Central Bank requires CurrencyFair to maintain a minimum level of assets at all times. The company also keeps client funds in segregated accounts with major financial institutions, and requires two-factor authentication for specific actions, such as sending a transfer.
Finally, CurrencyFair claims that all customer information is stored in a secure facility which is safeguarded around the clock.
CurrencyFair makes money by charging two fees:
Before you can send a transfer, you'll need to sign up for a CurrencyFair account by completing the following steps.
You can send a transfer by completing the following steps:
CurrencyFair is a peer-to-peer currency exchange marketplace that offers bank-beating exchange rates and fees. Founded in 2009, CurrencyFair is headquartered in Dublin, Ireland, but also has offices in the UK and Australia. Since its inception, the company has exchanged more than €8 billion worth of currency.
Check out the table below to find out how the fees and transaction times of CurrencyFair compare to those offered by a range of other international money transfer services.
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