Funding Received
$47.7 Million in 6 Rounds from 1 Investor
Most Recent Funding
$40 Million Series A on March 11, 2014
Founded:
December 22, 2009
Headquarters:
London
Description:
WorldRemit is an online money transfer business enabling migrants and expats to send money using a variety of payment options.
Founders:
Ismail Ahmed
Categories:
P2P Money Transfer
Website:
http://www.worldremit.com

Detailed Description

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WorldRemit is an award-winning online money transfer business enabling migrants and expats to send money to family and friends in more than 100 receive countries using a variety of payment options including debit cards, credit cards and innovative local payment methods. With 35 send countries, WorldRemit is the world's largest dedicated online remittances platform.

The service offers customers a wide range of pay-out options in receive countries including instant cash pickup, transfers to mobile wallets, bank deposits and international airtime top-up. WorldRemit uses a transparent pricing system with clearly displayed and guaranteed exchange rates giving the sender the freedom to decide how much to send and the peace of mind that comes from knowing exactly how much will be received.

Current Team (9)

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Past Team (1)

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    John Mullins

    Non-Executive Director
    May 28, 2013 - Nov 1, 2013

Funding Rounds (6) - $47.7M

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Board Members and Advisors (2)

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Investors (1)

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    Accel Partners

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Offices/Locations (4)

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  • Australia Office

    Level 1

    7 Beissel Street

    Belconnen, ACT 2617

    AUS

  • Canada Office

    1079, Chemin De Chambly

    Suite 207

    Longueuil, QC J4H 3M7

    CAN

  • US Office

    6312 South Fiddlers Green Circle

    Suite 300E

    Greenwood Village, CO 80111

    USA

  • World Headquarters

    Kensington Centre

    66 Hammersmith Road

    London, W14 8UD

    GBR

Competitors (3)

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    Western Union

    The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU) is a leader in global payment services. Together with its...

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