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Get a live bank-beating money transfer rate for your chosen currency
Confirm currencies, amounts and recipient - we'll take care of the rest
Our exchange rates are bank-beating and are linked to the live foreign exchange markets. They will update right up until you confirm the transfer, so you can secure a rate you are comfortable with.
The majority of our money transfers to South Africa are completed on the same day. Occasionally certain factors can affect the transfer completion date. We'll keep you updated by email throughout the process.
You can make wire payments to South Africa from the United States on our website or mobile app. Once you've booked your transfer, simply pay us via ACH (up to $30K), credit/debit card (up to $3K) or wire transfer (no limits).
The amount you can transfer with XE is unlimited. You can transfer up to $500,000 USD online (or currency equivalent). For larger amounts, you can contact our currency experts and they can guide you through the transfer process over the phone.
If you need to make a payment right away, you can make use of our one-off 'spot' transfers, but if your requirement is more complex, we have a solution for you as well. We offer the following services:
The 'buy now, pay now' option.
Good for: quick one-off payments.
A 'buy now, pay later' option.
Good for: property purchases or investments.
Allows you to specify a ‘target’ rate.
Good for: volatile markets and when your need isn't time-sensitive.
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1 Charges may occasionally be applied by a third party bank when transferring the funds to XE Money Transfer or before the funds arrive in the recipient account.
Find out the latest US Dollar to South African Rand mid-market exchange rates from the world's trusted currency authority, plus historical data, charts, relevant news and more. To get a real-time money transfer quote, you'll need to create a money transfer account.
XE Money Transfer is a service provided by Continental Exchange Solutions, Inc. dba Xe USA, licensed as a Money Transmitter by the New York State Department of Financial Services; licensed by the Georgia Department of Banking and Finance, NMLS ID 920968; licensed as a Foreign Transmittal Agency by the Massachusetts Division of Banks, NMLS ID 920968; and authorized to operate as a money transmitter in all United States' jurisdictions where it conducts business.