Remitly Expands to India

Sending money to India just got easier, faster and more affordable with Remitly’s iOS and Android Apps.

SEATTLE--()--Remitly, Inc. (“Remitly”), an online global remittance service, continues to transform the way U.S. residents send money internationally. Since 2012 Remitly’s world-class digital platform and industry-leading mobile experience have enabled thousands of its customers to send millions of dollars to the Philippines. Remitly is now proud to welcome India as its newest destination country.

Remitly’s coverage in India spans a network of over 120 banks and their branches. Instant direct deposit is available for many banks year-round, 24/7, including ICICI, Yes Bank, and PNB. Four-hour deposit is available during regular Indian banking hours for all other banks.

Remitly is excited to offer its popular iOS and Android apps for sending money to India. These apps have garnered rave reviews from customers who love the user experience. Remitly continues to add innovative features to enhance speed, reliability, and usability. iOS users can now sign in using Apple’s Touch ID, while Android users can review foreign exchange rates in real time by simply adding a widget to their Android homescreens. Senders can also visit to send money online via desktop computers and other devices.

In addition to its online convenience, Remitly also offers low fees and unbeatable foreign exchange rates. Remitly’s growing customer base is now sending over $100 million annually.

Matt Oppenheimer, Remitly’s co-founder and CEO, announced, “We are excited to now offer our services to the Indian community in the U.S. We believe these new customers will enjoy the convenience of our digital experience along with customer-friendly features and around-the-clock customer service. With Remitly, every money transfer carries our delivery promise: We deliver on time, or your money back.”

The Remitly app is available to download from the Apple Store and Google Play.

About Remitly

Remitly is a mobile payments service that enables consumers to conveniently make person-to-person international money transfers from the United States. Its digital service uses the latest technology to eliminate the forms, codes, agents, extra time and fees typical of the traditional money transfer process. Remitly is authorized to operate in 41 states and sends millions of dollars to thousands of people each week. Remitly is backed by industry-leading investors, including Trilogy Partnership, QED Investors, Founders’ Co-Op, Bezos Expeditions, and TomorrowVentures. Remitly is headquartered in Seattle, WA, with additional offices in the Philippines.


Ashish Agarwal, 763-218-4896
Matt Oppenheimer, 208-859-0836

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