How Instarem Is Disrupting The Global Remittance Industry

28 Dec 2017
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Written by Team Instarem
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    With a vision to make international payments transparent, convenient and cost-efficient for individuals and businesses; Instarem is redefining the solutions to the issues that have been plaguing remitters for a long time now. In an interview with CNBC, Instarem CEO Prajit Nanu lays out the roadmap that his startup would follow, and what sets it apart from the other new players.

    Here are 5 key takeaways from the interview:

    1. World Bank states that the average global remittance charge is 8.5% — much higher than the 0.5% that Instarem charges.

    2. The remittance landscape is plagued by middlemen, Instarem completely eliminates, thereby cutting down remittance charges significantly.

    3. One of the key factors driving the growth of remittances market in India is due to the outsourcing industry.

    4. In a first, banks are actually partnering with Instarem and using it at the back end.

    5. With a focus on capturing the SME sector to expand the business, Instarem aims to break even by Q4 of 2018 and eyes a public listing by 2020.

    Watch the full interview here:

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    About Instarem

    Instarem stands at the forefront of international money transfer services, facilitating fast and secure transactions for both individuals and businesses. Our platform offers competitive exchange rates for popular currency pairs like USD to INR, SGD to INR, and AUD to INR. If you're looking to send money to India or transfer funds to any of 60+ global destinations, Instarem makes it easy for you. We are dedicated to simplifying cross-border payments, providing cutting-edge technology that support individuals and businesses alike in overcoming traditional fiscal barriers normally associated with banks. As a trusted and regulated brand under the umbrella of the Fintech Unicorn Nium Pte. Ltd., and its international subsidiaries, Instarem is your go-to for reliable global financial exchanges. Learn more about Instarem.