Book Transfers

Transfer funds
instantly, on us

When you own both accounts at Column, transfers are real-time every second of the day.

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Funds sent09-27-2021 — 08:35:26
$2,532
Transfer to Jackie
Funds received09-27-2021 — 08:35:26
$2,532
Transfer from Alex

Transactions between Column accounts

instantly settled_

Complex payment workflows simplified

With instant bank account creation and book transfers, you can create complex payment and settlement flows with just a couple of API calls.

Create book transfer

curl 'https://api.column.com/transfers/book' \
    -XPOST \
    -u :<YOUR API KEY> \
    -d amount="10000" \
    -d currency_code="USD" \
    -d sender_bank_account_id="<bank_account_id>" \
    -d receiver_bank_account_id="<bank_account_id>"
Screenshot of creating a book transfer from the Column Dashboard

Always available

Book transfers can happen 24/7, every day of the year when both accounts are at Column

Optimize your customer experience

Through use cases like overdraft and real-time ledgering, our instant transfers ensure you provide a superior customer experience while simplifying reconciliation.

List all book transfers

curl 'https://api.column.com/transfers/book' \
  -u :<YOUR API KEY>
Screenshot of the transactions list in the Column Dashboard
We know the ecosystem very well and Column provides the speed, flexible account model and API-first approach that no one else can. These aspects are essential to building certain products that power our customers' growth.
Henrique Dubugras — Co-Founder and Co-CEO, Brex
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    Unmatched access to money movement, bank accounts, card networks, and bank capital. By working with us, you're in the driver's seat to build your own products, on your terms, without layers in between.