Currencies Direct Overview

  • Founded
  • 1996

Founded
  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 500

Employees
  • Latest Deal Type
  • PE Growth

  • Financing Rounds
  • 6

  • Investments
  • 2

Currencies Direct General Information

Description

Provider of foreign exchange and payment services intended for businesses and individuals operating in international markets. The company offers the exchange of currencies online, over the phone and through application software at competitive rates and no transfer fees, enabling customers to avail exchange in a faster, simpler and more cost-effective fashion than traditional banks.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Private Equity-Backed
Primary Industry
Other Financial Services
Other Industries
Financial Software
Primary Office
  • One Canada Square
  • Canary Wharf
  • London E14 5AA
  • England, United Kingdom
+44 020 0000 0000

Currencies Direct Timeline

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Financing RoundCaptured Employee CountEstimated Employee Growth

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Currencies Direct Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
EBITDA
Post-Val Status Debt

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Currencies Direct Comparisons

Description
Primary
Industry
HQ Location
Employees
Total Raised
Post Valuation
Last Financing Details
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London, United Kingdom
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Currencies Direct Competitors (37)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
CurrencyFair Venture Capital-Backed Dublin, Ireland 00 000.00 0000000000 0 000.00
0000 (000000000 00 Formerly VC-backed London, United Kingdom 0000 00000 000000 - 000 00000
00000 Formerly VC-backed London, United Kingdom 0000 000.00 000000&0 000.00
0000000 Venture Capital-Backed London, United Kingdom 0000 00.000 00000000000 00.000
0000000 Formerly VC-backed Seattle, WA 0000 00000 000000000 00000
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Currencies Direct Executive Team (10)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Keith Hatton Chief Executive Officer & Board Member
Neil Cooper Chief Financial Officer
Vivek Awasthi Chief Information Officer
Jonathan Beddell Chief Commercial Officer & Board Member
Paraskevi Karademitrou Corporate Development Manager
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Currencies Direct Board Members (9)

Name Representing Role Since
000000 0000000 Palamon Capital Partners Group Chairman 000 0000
0000000 0000 Self Board Member 000 0000
00000000 0000000 Currencies Direct Chief Commercial Officer & Board Member 000 0000
00000 000000 Currencies Direct Chief Executive Officer & Board Member 000 0000
00000000 00000000 Currencies Direct Board Member 000 0000
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Currencies Direct Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Growth
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

Key Data Points

Twitter Followers

5.5k

Similarweb Unique Visitors

15.0K

Majestic Referring Domains

314

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Currencies Direct Investors

Investor Name Investor Type Holding Investor Since Participating Rounds Contact Info

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Currencies Direct Acquisitions (2)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
000 00000000 20-May-2011 0000000000 00.000 Other Financial Services
Universal VAT Services 23-Jan-2008 Merger/Acquisition Accounting, Audit and Tax Services (B2B) 000000 00
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Currencies Direct Subsidiaries (2)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
Tor Currency Exchange Other Financial Services Penzance, United Kingdom 2004
000000000 000 0000 Accounting, Audit and Tax Services (B2B) Atlanta, GA 0000
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