Compare Azimo vs TransferGO

Azimo Ltd Logo
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Reviews 41,142 | Excellent
 (4.6)

Azimo Ltd is an electronic money institution focused on international money transfers. Azimo Ltd offers international payments, international payrolls to natural persons, business entities. In 2019 Azimo Ltd had total assets of 18.34 mln GBP, Azimo Ltd generated net income of -1,449,349.00 GBP. Incorporated in the United Kingdom, Azimo Ltd is authorized and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.

UAB 'TransferGO Lithuania' Logo
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Reviews 17,045 | Excellent
 (4.8)

UAB 'TransferGO Lithuania' is an electronic money institution focused on international money transfers. UAB 'TransferGO Lithuania' offers fast money transfers, mobile money transfers, batch payments to individuals, businesses. In 2019 UAB 'TransferGO Lithuania' had total customer funds to be safeguarded of 0.00 EUR, UAB 'TransferGO Lithuania' generated gross profit of 0.00 EUR. Incorporated in Lithuania, UAB 'TransferGO Lithuania' is authorized and regulated by the Bank of Lithuania.

Azimo Business Focus
international money transfers
Azimo Products
  • international payments
  • international payrolls
Azimo Clients
  • natural persons
  • business entities

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TransferGO Business Focus
international money transfers
TransferGO Services
  • fast money transfers
  • mobile money transfers
  • batch payments
TransferGO Clients
  • individuals
  • businesses

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Compare Money Transfers

Azimo TransferGO
Speed0-4 days0-4 days
Amount Range10.00 GBP - 250,000 GBPnone - none
Countries195+ countries40+ countries
Currencies150+ currencies20+ currencies
Sending From
  • bank accounts
  • debit cards
  • credit cards
  • TransferGO accounts
  • bank accounts
  • debit cards
  • credit cards
Receiving To
  • bank accounts
  • mobile phone accounts
  • cash pick-up points
  • bank accounts
Transfer Options
  • one-time payments
  • one-time payments
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Transfer Costs

Azimo

Transfer Fees
The exact fee can vary based on where you are sending to and from, and the chosen delivery method.

TransferGO

Transfer Fees
TransferGo charges a fixed fee depending on which country a customer is sending money from, for example:

  • Eurozone: 0.99-2.99 EUR
  • United Kingdom: 0.99-2.99 GBP

Exchange Rate
TransferGo charges foreign exchnage commission between 0.00% and 3.3%

Transfer Speed

Azimo

On average, a transfer with Azimo takes one working day.
The delivery time of a transfer may vary depending on:

  • the country the money is being sent to,
  • the chosen delivery method
  • and the way a sender pays for the transfer.

Payments done by card are a much faster option, as they only take a few minutes to reach Azimo's account.
In order to transfer money quickly, Azimo holds funds in most currencies around the world which means that it can send money instantly to 60+ countries.

TransferGO

In general TransferGo processes the transfer within 0-4 days and offers several delivery time options:

  • Standard Delivery Time is the next business day from when TransferGo receives the transfer deposit
  • Cheep Delivery Time takes up to 3 business days from when TransferGo receives the transfer deposit
  • With Fast Delivery Option the money can be delivered in less than 30 minutes depending on the country where the deposit originates
For limited services countries delivery takes up to 1 business longer than in the main countries.

Sending Countries

Azimo

Azimo allows to send money from 25 countries, namely:

GB United Kingdom
SE Sweden
NO Norway
DK Denmark
CH Switzerland
PL Poland
AT Austria
BE Belgium
CY Cyprus
EE Estonia
FI Finland
FR France
DE Germany
GR Greece
IE Ireland
IT Italy
LV Latvia
LT Lithuania
LU Luxembourg
MT Malta
NL Netherlands
PT Portugal
SK Slovakia
SI Slovenia
ES Spain

TransferGO

TransferGO allows to send money from 33 countries, namely:

AT Austria
BE Belgium
HR Croatia
CY Cyprus
CZ Czech Republic
DK Denmark
EE Estonia
FI Finland
FR France
DE Germany
GR Greece
HU Hungary
IS Iceland
IE Ireland
IT Italy
LV Latvia
LI Liechtenstein
LT Lithuania
LU Luxembourg
MT Malta
MC Monaco
NL Netherlands
NO Norway
PL Poland
PT Portugal
RO Romania
SM San Marino
SI Slovenia
SK Slovakia
ES Spain
SE Sweden
CH Switzerland
GB United Kingdom

Receiving Countries

Azimo

Azimo allows to send money to more than 195 countries.

TransferGO

TransferGO allows to send money to 55 countries, namely:

AU Australia
AT Austria
BD Bangladesh
BE Belgium
BG Bulgaria
CA Canada
CN China
HR Croatia
CY Cyprus
CZ Czech Republic
DK Denmark
EE Estonia
FI Finland
FR France
DE Germany
GR Greece
HK Hong Kong
HU Hungary
IS Iceland
IN India
ID Indonesia
IE Ireland
IL Israel
IT Italy
KE Kenya
LI Liechtenstein
LT Lithuania
LU Luxembourg
LV Latvia
MT Malta
MX Mexico
MC Monaco
NG Nigeria
NL Netherlands
NO Norway
NP Nepal
PH Philippines
PK Pakistan
PL Poland
PT Portugal
RO Romania
RU Russian Federation
SM San Marino
SI Slovenia
SK Slovakia
ZA South Africa
ES Spain
LK Sri Lanka
SE Sweden
CH Switzerland
TH Thailand
TR Turkey
GB United Kingdom
US United States
UA Ukraine

Sending Methods

Azimo

Bank Account
A sender needs to transfer the full amount from his/her own bank account into Azimo's bank account. This can be done through online banking, calling the bank, or visiting the bank's branch in person.
Personal Debit and Credit Cards

  • A sender should be using his/her personal card, so that the name on the card should match the name on his/her Azimo account
  • The maximum sending amounts for card payments is around 13,500 EUR
  • Azimo do not accept the following card types:
    • Prepaid cards
    • Virtual cards
    • American Express
    • Miles & More

TransferGO

TransferGO Account
In order to be able to make a transfer, you should top-up your TransferGO account.
Bank Account
Make a local transfer to TransferGo using the details provided.
Payment Cards
TransferGO accepts Visa and Mastercard debit and credit cards (in GBP, EUR, PLN, NOK, SEK and DKK) with a limit of 2,500.00 GBP for Standard delivery option. Pre-paid or other type cards are not accepted.

Receiving Methods

Azimo

Bank Account
Direct to bank is a transfer when the money is delivered straight to the recipient’s bank account in local currency.
Mobile Top-up
Mobile top-up is a transfer where a sender can add credit to the recipient’s local mobile number. Mobile top-ups are usually processed within minutes.
Mobile Wallet
A mobile wallet is an electronic wallet that allows to store, send and receive money on a cleint's mobile phone.
Cash Pick-up
Cash pick-up is a transfer when the transfer's recipient can collect as physical cash from over 200,000 secure pick-up locations around the world.
Home Delivery
Home delivery is a transfer where the money is securely delivered straight to the recipient’s door within 24 hours.

TransferGO

Bank Account
TransferGO performs transfers to bank accounts only.

Advantages and Disadvantages

Advantages of Azimo Transfers

Fast transfers to 195+ countries
Available for individuals and business entities
Variety of receiving options
Variety of sending options
First two transfers are fee-free

Advantages of TransferGO Transfers

Available to personal and business customers

Disadvantages of Azimo Transfers

Sending money available from Europe only
May not be the cheapest option

Disadvantages of TransferGO Transfers

Receiving money to bank accounts only

How Azimo Transfers Work

1.
Login or register
Login or register at Azimo website.
2.
Enter recipient details and amount
Set up the transfer by entering all details yourself or requesting them via Azimo's app.
3.
Pay securely
Visa, Master Card, Maestro and bank transfers accepted.
4.
Transfer processed
Money from our local partner's account is sent to your recipient's bank or cash pick-up point.
5.
Money delivered
Money can be delivered in minutes to a few days, depending how fast your recipient's bank can process it.
6.
Transfer completed
You receive e-mail confirmation.


How TransferGO Transfers Work

1.
Login or register
Login or register at TransferGO website.
2.
Book a transfer
Provide the recipient’s details and the amount you want to send.
3.
Make a local payment
Make a local bank transfer or use a debit card (for payments up to 1,000 GBP).
4.
TransferGO does the rest
Once TransferGO received your payment the money will arrive at the other end within hours.


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