If you're an international customer looking for an alternative to a traditional bank wire transfer, then you have one other option–CurrencyFair. Your CurrencyFair transfer must include the following information below when adding tastyworks as a Recipient in your CurrencyFair account. To download an example of what your Recipient Information will look like on CurrencyFair, please view the example template following the section below.
When can I expect my CurrencyFair wire deposit in my tastyworks account?
Wire transfers from CurrencyFair can take up to 3-5 business days after remitting to post to your tastyworks account.
Please Note: tastyworks does not charge any fees for incoming wires. However, CurrencyFair's intermediary bank charges $20 to forward funds to your tastyworks account.
List of countries that CurrencyFair can accept registrations from
Anguilla, Aruba, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Curacao, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Finland, France, French Guiana, French Polynesia, Germany, Greece, Greenland, Guadeloupe, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Isle of Man, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Martinique, Mayotte, Netherlands, Netherlands Antilles, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Reunion, Romania, Saint Barthelemy, Saint Helena, Saint Martin (FR), Saint Pierre and Miquelon, San Marino, Singapore, Sint Maarten (NL), Slovakia, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Sweden, Switzerland, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom. Wallis and Futuna.
Additional Currencyfair support can be found here.
CurrencyFair presently supports the following 17 currency conversions when sending in money to your account:
AED, EUR, PLN, AUD, GBP, SEK, CAD, HKD, SGD, CHF, HUF, USD, CZK, NOK, ZAR, DKK, NZD
Please note that tastyworks can only receive funds in USD.
CurrencyFair Recipient Information
Country where account is held
Select USA from the dropdown menu
Name of Account Holder
tastyworks via Apex Clearing
350 N. St. Paul Street, Suite 1300
Recipient Post/Zip Code
Recipient's Country of Residence
Select USA from the dropdown menu
ABA Routing Number
For Further Credit Information
This field was previously titled "Additional Settlement Information". When adding the information above please include the following information, as displayed below, in the For Further Credit Information area. Please note that the For Further Credit Information box will not appear until all fields above are entered.
"BO (your name) FFC (account number)"
For example, if the account owner's name is Elmer Jones and the tastyworks account number was 5YL12345 then the For Further Credit Information section would include the following:
BO Elmer Jones FFC 5YL12345
tastyworks can typically accept transfers from CurrencyFair as long as you provide us with documentation verifying that you are the owner of the CurrencyFair account. CurrencyFair transfer request confirmations usually do the trick. Please send transfer confirmations to firstname.lastname@example.org. All transfers to tastyworks must be done in U.S. Dollars (USD).
After clicking 'Add Recipient' make sure that the bank profile/transfer details lists our SWIFT code HATRUS44XXX. Australian users will need to submit as an ABA wire.
CurrencyFair Recipient Information Example
Example of Recipient Information entered on CurrencyFair
Not sure if you put the Recipient Information in the right place? Click the image below to expand. Or, to download a copy for yourself, click the download link at the bottom of this article.