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03 Feb 2016

TransferMate Global Payments Win 2016 BIG Innovation Award in the USA

TransferMate Global Payments, an award winning Irish-owned Fintech company, has been named as winner of the 2016 BIG Innovation Award in the USA by Business Intelligence Group. The annual global business awards program announced today that it recognises TransferMate as a global leader in the Fintech industry, focused on delivering the most innovative payment solutions to its expanding global client base. This is the first time the prestigious business award has been won by an Irish company. Hundreds of companies from all over the world applied to be considered for the accolade – previous winners of which include HP, Epson, Xero, Workday, Sandisk, and Santander Bank.


“We are extremely honoured to have our service and innovation recognised as a winner from hundreds of outstanding companies across the globe. We have worked really hard to create a software platform that delivers phenomenal cost and time savings to our clients. Transfermate’s vision is to connect businesses across the world when making and receiving international payments via one platform integrated with the company’s accounting and treasury systems. Our goal is to disconnect costly and slow banks in the middle and to increase speed and access to funds for each company at minimal costs” Barry Dowling, Co-Founder of TransferMate Global Payments.


Russ Fordyce, Managing Director of the Business Intelligence Group commented on the award, “This year we saw new innovations from virtually all industries. It is clear that the role of technology in improving business results and consumer experiences is accelerating. Transfermate was a very deserving winner and an obvious leader in innovation and we are proud to award them the 2016 BIG Innovation Award. Congratulations to the entire team. This is well-deserved recognition of your pursuit of excellence and creativity in solving problems”.


Organisations from across the globe submitted their recent innovations for consideration in the 2016 BIG Innovation Awards. Nominations were then judged by a select group of business leaders and executives who volunteer their time and expertise to score submissions and provide feedback.


About TransferMate
Launched in 2010, TransferMate Global Payments is today a market-leading international solution for businesses worldwide who wish to make and receive payments. The company is fast growing its client base across the globe with their mission of becoming the first choice for buyers and sellers exchanging money internationally. With locations across Europe, North America and Australasia, the company has invested heavily to create its own global clearing system that enables business to avoid the significant expenses and delays that traditionally come with moving money from one country to another via a chain of banks.


About the Business Intelligence Group
The Business Intelligence Group was the first open source industry awards program with a mission of recognising true talent and superior performance in the business world. The organisation's proprietary and unique scoring system selectively measures performance across multiple business domains, and rewards companies whose achievements stand above those of their peers. The BIG Innovation Awards recognises companies whose achievements stand above their peers and are making major impacts in today's world. The winning organisations have led the way to new advancements and dramatic accomplishments in a variety of fields.


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