Monito in the Media

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Monito is a money transfer comparison platform on a mission to save the world $28 billion in exorbitant fees and exchange rates yearly.

We've been called one of Europe's "most exciting tech SMEs" by Forbes and a " for remittances" by Business Insider. We've also been mentioned in many other prestigious media outlets around the globe, including The Guardian, The New York Times, La Razón, Le Monde, Expansión, La Repubblica, and Die Handelszeitung.

Our team and our work have also received a number of awards, including Best Swiss Startup 2018 by Prix Strategis (in Switzerland) and Best Swiss Fintech Pitch 2017 by Venture Leaders Fintech (in New York).

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"Monito brings experience and in-house expertise to the money transfer arena"

August 29, 2023


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"Monito counters [hidden fees] with transparency"

June 2, 2023


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"Stop paying extra commissions on your transfers"

February 8, 2021


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"Think of it like Kayak or Expedia, but for money transfer services"

Nov 25, 2020

– Forbes Advisor

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"The money transfer comparison service arrives in Spain"

Nov 15, 2020

– La Razón

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"Save when you send money"

Nov 28, 2018


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Top 10 "awesome start-ups from Lausanne to watch"

Nov 29, 2018

Silicon Republic

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  • Best Swiss Startup 2018 - Prix Strategis
  • Best Swiss Fintech Pitch 2017 - Venture Leaders Fintech, New York
  • Jury's award 2016 - PERL (Prix pour l'Entrepreneuriat Région Lausanne)
  • Top 20 European Fintech Startups 2016 - TechTour
  • Social Impact Award 2014 - Impact Hub Zurich

Why Trust Monito?

You’re probably all too familiar with the often outrageous cost of sending money abroad. After facing this frustration themselves back in 2013, co-founders François, Laurent, and Pascal launched a real-time comparison engine to compare the best money transfer services across the globe. Today, Monito’s award-winning comparisons, reviews, and guides are trusted by around 8 million people each year and our recommendations are backed by millions of pricing data points and dozens of expert tests — all allowing you to make the savviest decisions with confidence.

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  • Monito is trusted by 15+ million users across the globe.

  • Monito's experts spend hours researching and testing services so that you don't have to.

  • Our recommendations are always unbiased and independent.

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