tradestreaming award

We are delighted to announce that World First USA, Inc. has been awarded the 2016 Tradestreaming Award for Best New Payments Player. The accolade was given to World First for its innovation in international currency transfers and the business’ role in facilitating international trade. The Tradestreaming Awards recognize the most cutting-edge and transformative technologies, companies and people in the finance industry today.

World First USA, Inc. is a rapidly growing leader in the international payments industry providing foreign exchange for businesses, online sellers and individuals in 140 currencies and 45 countries worldwide. Users have cited the ease of use of the company’s online platform and mobile app, as well as their superb customer service that sets them apart. As of October 2016, World First has a 98% service rating from Feefo, a leading feedback site from genuine customers.

“International money transfer is still so surprisingly hard and frustrating,” said Zack Miller, Founder and Editor-In-Chief at Tradestreaming. “Out of a noisy pack, World First has emerged as a customer favorite with its easy-to-use website and mobile app. Tradestreaming is happy to name World First as this year’s Best New Payments Player.”

Commenting on the award win, Mike Ward, CEO of World First USA, Inc. said:

“This award validates our determination and focus to change money through innovative financial services technologies. As we continue to push the boundaries in the global payments industry, we know that questioning the status quo, collaboration, and persistence are key. We’re proud to stand beside these other great companies who not only espouse these practices, but also show their commitment to them.”

This year’s winners were formally announced at the Tradestreaming Money Conference in New York City on November 14th, 2016.