2015 | TFG Excellence Awards

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Trade Finance Global – Excellence Awards

Trade Finance Global Excellence awards are totally independent. They are presented each winter for excellent products and outstanding service, covering a range of B2B financial services.

All nominees were subjected to a rigorous judging process based on independent reviews, expert opinion, competitiveness of price and customer service.

Tradefinanceglobal.com editor James Sinclair, said: “We were really happy to announce the winners of the Excellence Awards in each sector, and they should be proud of their achievements over the past year. Well done to all of our winners.”


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Best Global Digital Innovator

The International Chamber of Commerce World Business Organization were recognised for their digital innovation and training programmes for trade financiers.

Trade Up Capital Fund

‘Runner Up’ Best Global Digital Innovator

Trade Up Capital Fund were earmarked for their innovative approach of bringing peer-to-peer lending to the trade finance sector.


Best Trade Finance Provider

Scottish Pacific Tradeline were commended for their outstanding contribution and great customer service as a leading alternative trade finance provider.

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Best Global Invoice Financier

MarketInvoice are world leaders disrupting the invoice factoring and invoice discounting space. We commend MarketInvoice for their efforts in invoice finance, which is reflected by their growth and performance this year.


Best Islamic Finance Provider

Al Rayan Bank have been awarded for their excellence in the Islamic finance sector for UK customers.

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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