How long does it take to complete an ACATS transfer? ACATS generally take 7-10 business days. Any errors in the information submitted can result in delays. Articles in this section What is an ACATS Transfer? What is the process to ACATS transfer into DriveWealth? What is the process to ACATS out of DriveWealth? How long does it take to complete an ACATS transfer? During an ACATS transfer, what happens if dividends or interest are credited to an account after it is transferred? Can I ACATS transfer fractional shares?