Wire Transfer System Law and Legal Definition

According to 31 CFR 132.2 [Title 31 -- Money and Finance: Treasury; Subtitle B -- Regulations Relating to Money and Finance; Chapter I -- Monetary Offices, Department of the Treasury; Part 132 -- Prohibition on Funding of Unlawful Internet Gambling], wire transfer system means “a system through which an unconditional order to a bank to pay a fixed or determinable amount of money to a beneficiary upon receipt, or on a day stated in the order, is transmitted by electronic or other means through the network, between banks, or on the books of a bank.”