2016 | TFG Currency Awards

Trade Finance Global

Trade Finance Global – Currency Awards 2016

Trade Finance Global Currency awards are totally independent. They are presented in the first quarter of each year, recognising companies in the currency / FX space for being leaders in the space, driving directly and indirectly the trade finance sector, be that currency solutions, FX providers, currency information or insurance companies.

The Currency Awards for Excellence will be based on independent trusted reviews, opinion from experts in the currency and foreign exchange sector and reflecting quantitative market data.

TFG’s editor James Sinclair, said: “We are very excited to announce the currency awards winners, as they have shown signs of innovation and progression in their relevant businesses. They provide up to date quotes, information and comment that helps shape the currency markets in which we do business. Today, SMEs don’t just expect services such as Letters of Credit or invoice finance; accessing comprehensive information on currency markets and understanding risks of doing business ”


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Best Currency Transfer (International Money Transfer) Provider

Currency Solutions were recognised for their clarity and simplicity in relation to international currency transfers on both an individual and company level.

Best Exchange Rates

Best International Money Transfer Comparison Provider

Best Exchange Rates were picked out due to the wide range of currency related products they focus on and complimentary data displayed in easy to access forms.

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Runner Up – Best International Money Transfer Comparison Provider

Money Transfer Comparison were commended for their ease of use and message provided to customers of showing clear ratings of companies.


Best Currency Information Providers

Pound Sterling LIVE are leaders in the UK in providing currency information and have a fresh approach to how content is provided. We were particularly impressed by various news on the markets, currency pairing views and reasoning put forward behind volatility in differing markets.

About the Author

Deepesh Patel is Editorial Director at Trade Finance Global (TFG). In this role, Deepesh leads efforts in developing TFG’s brand, relationships and strategic direction in key markets, including the UK, US, Singapore, Dubai and Hong Kong.

Deepesh regularly chairs and speaks at international industry events with the WTO, BCR, Excred, TXF, The Economist and Reuters, as well as industry associations including ICC, FCI, ITFA, ICISA and BAFT.

Deepesh is the host of the ‘Trade Finance Talks’ podcast and ‘Trade Finance Talks TV’. He is co-author of ‘Blockchain for Trade: A Reality Check’ with the ICC and the WTO, alongside other industry research.

In addition to his work at TFG, Deepesh is a Strategic Advisor for WOA, and works closely with ITFA. He also sits on the Fintech Working Group of the Standardised Trust.

Prior to TFG, Deepesh worked at Travelex where he was responsible for the cards business and the Travelex Money app in Europe, NAM, UK and Brazil. Deepesh is Chair of Governors and co-opted LA Governor of the Wyvern Federation, which has responsibility for 5 primary schools in South London.

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