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Consumer Online Wires

Sending wires online is more convenient than ever!

Domestic wires can be sent from mobile, tablet or desktop using our online banking service. To initiate a wire, just login to Cathay Online Banking or the Cathay Bank Mobile Banking App and look for “Wire Transfers” in the menu.

Easy and convenient

Available within online banking on mobile, tablet or desktop.


Set up and save template information for recurring wires such as: from, recipient, and dollar amount; save recipient information.

Access history

View your online wire history in the Activity Center.


Step up authentication adds security.


Receive the Fed Wire confirmation number (IMAD).

Online domestic wire transfers details

  • $20,000 maximum per transaction
  • Limit of two (2) domestic wires per customer, per day
  • $15 fee per wire


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