What Type Of International Money Transfer Services Are You Using (& What Type Should You Be Using)?
The technology industry is sometimes guilty of over-hyping its influence over the world, and over-exaggerating the usefulness of its products.
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How To Make It To Russia To Watch England Play Sweden In World Cup QF – & Save Money!
It’s coming home. England’s nerve-shredding victory over Colombia last night was watched by an incredible 23m of the population, and
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Will The UK Remain In Single European Payments Area Post Brexit? EPC Issues New Guidance
Now that it is all but official that the UK will leave the EU on the 20th March 2019, there
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Ant Financial Introduces Low Cost Blockchain Money Transfers for Lucrative Hong Kong Philippines Remittance Channel
Filipino workers in Hong Kong, of which there are more than 180,000, received a potential boost to their finances this
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2 Of London’s Trendiest FinTech Startups Join Forces For International Money Transfers
2 London startups who both enjoy stellar reputations as customer focused, tech savvy disruptors of their big bank rivals are
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If The London Property Market Is Creaking, Does It Make Sense To Start Looking Overseas?
Ever since Britain joined the European Union in 1973, property in London has represented about as sound an investment as
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Cheaper, Faster Overseas Money Transfer Options Are Inspiring Customers To Embrace Digital MTOs
In a recent article in Finextra, Lakshmi Narayanan at Travelex discusses the contrasting approaches taken by the Pakistan and India
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Duke Of Cambridge Gives Exporting SMEs Royal Seal Of Approval Ahead Of International Business Festival In Liverpool
Prince William told The Times last week about how he recognises the importance of Britain’s SMEs trading overseas, and praised
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Grand Prix Aside, The Most Sought After Prize In Monaco Is Citizenship By Investment
I recently returned from an event of bucket-list ticking importance in my life. It may have “only” been Thursday Free
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International Students Worth More Than £22 Billion Net To UK Economy, Report Reveals
Research published by the Higher Education Policy Institute (HEPI) and Kaplan International Pathways has revealed that international students in the
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The Week In International Payments; Partnerships Galore, & Currencies Direct Tests Blockchain Solution
It’s been an eventful week in the world of international money transfer. Whilst Trump launches trade wars with Europe, China,
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The Best Money Transfer Apps of 2018 So Far…?
Modern technology, and mobile tech especially, is making a multitude of lifestyle services easier to deal with; provided you are
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Medifinance Partners With The Money Cloud To Help Medical Professionals Discover The Best Deals On Overseas Money Transfers
London, May 15th Medifinance, the Intelligent Financial Lender for Healthcare Professionals, and The Money Cloud, an award-winning provider of international money
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World’s First Blockchain Based Trade Finance Transaction Completed By HSBC Using R3’s Corda
There is nothing unremarkable about a shipment of soybeans from Argentina to Malaysia; nor is it surprising when a transaction
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It’s The Little (Financial) Differences That Have The Biggest Impact When You’re Spending Time Overseas
I’ve recently returned from the Costa Del Sol -Benalmádena, to be precise. I am a freelancer, an avid Airbnb’er and,
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Spain Most Popular Destination For UK’s 0.8m Expats In EU, But Australia and New Zealand Attract Majority of Brits Living
When it comes to relocating abroad, British citizens certainly seem to know what they like, and stick to it, if
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Japan’s Mitsubishi Corp & Financial Group To Build International Money Transfer Network Using Ripple’s Distributed Ledger Tech
Mitsubishi Corp and Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group are the latest major financial institutions to announce they will be launching an
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Inside Europe’s $110 Billion Migrant Remittance Market
Although Europeans make up only 10% of the global population, the region is home to 20% of the world’s migrant
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Why You Should Always Check Your Credit or Debit Card Options Before Spending Time Abroad
We’ve all experienced that sinking feeling we get when we have to visit the cash machine whilst on our holidays
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Reserve Bank of India To Tighten Up Regulation Of Liberalised Remittance Scheme That Allows Citizens To Transfer $250,000 Abroad Each
Last month Indian authorities decided to make it mandatory for banks participating in the Liberalised Remittance System, by the terms
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British Overseas Territories Are Up In Arms Over Proposed Changes To Financial Transparency Laws
Despite initially indicating that it did not want to damage the autonomy of its overseas territories, the UK government now
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TransferWise First Fintech Non-Bank To Be Accepted To BoE’s RTGS
In another sign that fintech firms are increasingly beginning to rival major banks for the provision of core mainstream personal
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Digital Banking App Revolut – London’s Latest Fintech Unicorn Disrupting International Money Transfer, Reviewed
The big news in London fintech circles this week is a reported $250 million fundraising round which has gone to
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5 Of The Hottest Overseas Property Destinations Making Headlines Today
If you are looking to buy an overseas property, it’s likely that you fall into one of three categories:
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“World’s Best Digital Bank” DBS Launches Real Time Cross Border Payments Tracking Using SWIFT gpi
DBS, the Singapore based bank with a network of 280 branches across 18 key markets in Asia, today announced a
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Tuyyo Money Transfer App Spices Up US to Mexico Remittance By Dropping Transaction Fees
Recently we wrote about Tuyyo, a new money transfer app from BBVA bank focused on the world’s most lucrative money
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Deconstructing The Luxury Property Market; From High End Hong Kong To The “Clamour For Glamour” In Canada
According to a recent report from auction house Christies, investigating the state of the luxury property market in 2017, the
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Santander Breaks The Mould For Banks With Blockchain Based International Money Transfer Service
The Spanish bank Santander has announced that it is launching an international money transfer service that will run using blockchain
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The Best Options For Sending Money To & From India
Last week we revealed that the remittance corridor between the United States and Mexico is the world’s biggest. World bank
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B2B International Money Transfer Volumes Expected To Reach Nearly $220 Trillion By 2022
The market for international B2B money transfer is worth an estimated $150 trillion, and is set to grow to $218
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The Best Money Transfer App For Sending Funds To Mexico Is…?
The US Mexico money transfer corridor is, by many measures, the largest in the world. It catered for 13 million
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£1.6bn or £16bn? The Amazing Truth About The UK’s Overseas Money Transfer Industry
It may seem astonishing, especially in a world increasingly viewed through a prism of facts, figures and stats, that the
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South East Asia & South America Stand Out As Expat Destinations Where Money Goes Furthest
Money can be one of, if not the biggest headache when it comes to living abroad. How to spend it,
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Sun, Stability & Growth; Why The Spanish Property Market Is Hottest Destination For Overseas Investment In Europe
What is it that makes Spain such an inviting destination for those looking to emigrate abroad? Is it the climate,
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What Happens When An Overseas Money Transfer Goes Wrong?
Sending money overseas ought to be a straightforward operation, particularly within a modern, tech-savvy society, but from time to time,
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Exporting: If You Haven’t Fixed Your Exchange Rate, You Haven’t Fixed Your Price!
In a sense, all businesses “export” their products. After all, in today’s globalised world, it is almost as easy to
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Can Cryptocurrencies Like Bitcoin & Ripple Become The Future of International Money Transfer?
Recently, 2 Money Transfer giants; Western Union, and MoneyGram, began working with the cryptocurrency Ripple.  Ripple is a blockchain based
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When It Comes To Overseas Money Transfer Deals, Millennial Men Are The Ultimate Bargain Hunters
When it comes to hunting the best overseas money transfer deals, it seems that millennial men, amongst all the demographics,
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3 Ways To Transfer Money Overseas That Won’t Hurt Your Bank Balance (Plus 3 That Will!)
From overseas weddings, to purchasing property abroad, to sending money to contacts or family members living in a different country,
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UK Sends More Money To Nigeria Than To Any Other Country, Says Data From World Bank
The World bank studies the global remittance industry closely and its data is often revealing, especially because it is not
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World First Research Reveals Only One Quarter Of Britain’s SMEs Are Trading Overseas
With Brexit looming, it would make sense for Britain’s small business community to be revisiting contingency plans for trading abroad,
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Government Credit Controls Are Preventing Chinese Firms From Investing In Tech Startups
The Chinese government is determined to prevent its entrepreneurs from moving large sums of money out of the country, to
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5 Blockchain Apps That Offer Money Transfer Services For Crypto & Fiat Currencies
Many people consider the blockchain, and the crypto economy, to be the future of the financial industry. The ability to
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Sainsbury’s Bank Partners With MoneyCorp, Reveals Reasons Why Brits Send Money Overseas
Last year, Sainsbury’s bank moved into the money transfer space, announcing a partnership with MoneyCorp that will allow their customers
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The Rise & Rise Of Blockchain Based Payments Solution Ripple
Cryptocurrencies may have got off to a bad start in 2018, with valuations plummeting, but faith in its underlying technology,
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TransferWise Research Reveals Australians Making Wrong Choices When It Comes To Transferring Money Overseas
Do banks provide international money transfer services free of charge? Sadly, it’s not the case; banks are generally recognised as
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Google Tez Launches Bill Payments Service To Spice Up Mobile Disruption In India
To say the mobile payments and money transfer industry in India is crowded is the understatement of the year. Paytm,
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Why Are US Corporate Giants Moving $3.1 Trillion of Assets Held Overseas Back Onshore?
President Trump’s tax reforms have paved the way for some of America’s biggest companies to start moving the enormous piles
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How To Compare The Best Money Transfer Services
The way that we send money abroad has changed almost beyond recognition recently, with the emergence of money transfer apps,
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Whatsapp Pay Rumours Confirmed By Soft Launch In India?
Mobile to mobile money transfer is currently the biggest trend in payments. Facebook Messenger Pay has been available for more
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