Skrill Ltd is an electronic money institution
focused on developing global payment solutions. Skrill Ltd offers cryptocurrency trading, international money transfers, online payments, digital wallets, prepaid cards. In 2019 Skrill Ltd had total assets of 1,039.85 mln EUR, Skrill Ltd generated net income of 53.94 mln EUR. Incorporated in the United Kingdom, Skrill Ltd is authorized and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.
international money transfers
Scrill Digital Wallet
Crypto and fiat currency e-wallet
multi-currency + crypto
web application mobile application
bank transfer, debit card, credit card, Bitcoin
bank transfer, debit card
Skrill Prepaid Cards
debit physical, virtual contactless
single currency currency chosen when ordering the card
Skrill cards are debit cards, rather than prepaid cards.
Debit vs Prepaid Cards.
Debit cards do not have a separate balance and are connected to an account or
e-wallet. Such cards are are loaded automatically when the account/e-wallet is being topped up.
Prepaid cards have a separate balance from an account or e-wallet.
These cards have to be loaded manually, usually from the account/e-wallet.
Skrill cards are issued as both physical (plastic)
and virtual cards; plastic cards are delivered to the customer's address.
Skrill Prepaid Card is a single currency card, it can be issued in currency chosen when ordering the card only.
Skrill Card is topped up by uploading funds into the corresponding
Skrill Digital Wallet, as the two are directly connected.
Paysafe Financial Services Limited
Card Fees and Limits
Currency Exchange Fee
ATM Withdrawal Fee
POS Payments Fee
Online Payments Fee
*) EEA stands for the European Economic Area and consists of Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom.
Skrill offers money transfers between more than 180 countries in more than 40 currencies. Money can be sent from Skrill accounts and received to Skrill accounts, bank accounts, mobile wallets, e-mail addresses. Transfers made with Skrill are usually completed within 0-4 days.
AED (UAE dirham)
AUD (Australian dollar)
BGN (Bulgarian lev)
BHD (Bahraini Dinar)
CAD (Canadian dollar)
CHF (Swiss franc)
CZK (Czech koruna)
DKK (Danish krone)
GBP (Pound sterling)
HKD (Hong Kong dollar)
HRK (Croatian kuna)
HUF (Hungarian forint)
ILS (Israeli shekels)
INR (Indian rupee)
ISK (Icelandic króna)
JPY (Japanese yen)
KRW (South Korean won)
KWD (Kuwatiti Dinar)
MAD (Moroccan Dirham)
MYR (Malaysian ringgit)
NOK (Norwegian krone)
NZD (New Zealand dollar)
OMR (Omani Rial)
PLN (Polish złoty)
QAR (Qatari Riyal)
RON (Romanian new leu)
RSD (Serbian dinar)
SAR (Saudi riyal)
SEK (Swedish krona/kronor)
SGD (Singapore dollar)
THB (Thai baht)
TND (Tunisian dinar)
TRY (Turkish lira)
TWD (Taiwanese Dollar)
USD (US dollar)
ZAR (South African rand)
Advantages of Skrill Transfers
•Crypto transfers between Skrill accounts
Disadvantages of Skrill Transfers
•Sending money can be performed to personal bank accounts or mobile wallets.
execution of payment transactions on a payment account (not covered by a credit line)
execution of payment transactions on a payment account (using a credit line)
issuing payment instruments or acquiring payment transactions
execution of payment transactions via telecoms, IT system or network operator
Skrill Ltd is authorized by the Financial Conduct Authority (reference number 900001) for placing cash to a payment account, withdrawing cash from a payment account, execution of payment transactions on a payment account (not covered by a credit line), execution of payment transactions on a payment account (using a credit line), issuing payment instruments or acquiring payment transactions, money remittance, execution of payment transactions via telecoms, IT system or network operator. The authorization was granted on 13 January 2018.
Due to EEA passport rules Skrill Ltd, can conduct its activities in any of the 31 EEA member states. Skrill Ltd do not participate in deposit guarantee schemes.
Skrill Ltd is a SWIFT member.
Skrill Ltd is connected to MasterCard payment card scheme.