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 tastytrade 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 tastytrade account?
Wire transfers from CurrencyFair can take up to 3-5 business days after remitting to post to your tastytrade 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
All transfers to tastytrade must be done in U.S. Dollars (USD).
CurrencyFair Recipient Information
Country where account is held
Select USA from the dropdown menu
Name of Account Holder
tastytrade 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 tastytrade account number was 5YL12345 then the For Further Credit Information section would include the following:
BO Elmer Jones FFC 5YL12345
All wire transfers sent from CurrencyFair for deposit to tastytrade accounts must be sent as SWIFT wire transfer in US dollars in order for a successful wire transfer deposit. Please feel free to reach out to us with your CurrencyFair wire transfer receipt so that we can make your funds available and ready to trade as quickly as possible.
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.
Currencyfair wire example