Pound Sterling Live are amongst the winners of the 2016 TFG Currency Awards for Excellence.
Trade Finance Global (TFG) announced Pound Sterling Live as the winners in the Best Currency Information Provider category.
The award comes at a time of unprecedented interest in the British pound in the run-up to the United Kingdom's In/Out Referendum on continued European Union membership.
"We felt that the company takes a fresh approach to how currency information is provided with simplicity and clarity on your website. The judging panel were particularly impressed by the various news on markets, currency pairing views and reasoning behind volatility," says James Sinclair, editor of Trade Finance Global, on the judging panel's decision.
Trade Finance Global present the awards 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.
Gary Howes, Director of Pound Sterling Live, and Best Currency Information Provider winner said:
“I am overjoyed. Recognition from one of the international trade industry’s leading names confirms we have been doing something right and we are going to double-down on our reader-centric philosophy. Thanks must go out to my small team who has helped get us here.”
The Currency Awards for Excellence are based on independent trusted reviews, opinion from experts in the currency and foreign exchange sector and reflecting quantitative market data.
"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," says Sinclair.
Other winners of the award include Currency Solutions who won in the Best Currency Transfer Provider category and BestExchangeRates.com who won in the Best International Money Transfer Comparison Provider category.