Xpress Money welcomes Ramadan on a high note with a slew of awards in 2017

~ IMTO lauded for excellence in customer service, CSR and marketing initiatives~

Xpress Money, one of the world’s most dependable money transfer brands, has started 2017 strongly, with a slew of award wins in the first half of the year. The brand has been feted for excellence in business development, marketing, social media, HR and CSR practices, and has netted a total of 7 awards in the first half of 2017.

On the business and customer service front, Xpress Money won “Best Remittance Service Provider “ Middle East at the Banker Middle East Industry Awards 2017 and “Best Remittance Service “ Global at the CFI.co Awards 2017. The awards recognized Xpress Money’s commitment to customer convenience as evidenced by investment in network expansion, the launch of new services such as real-time account credit facilities, extended international transfer capabilities through strategic collaborations and the introduction of mobile wallets in key territories.

Xpress Money’s responsiveness in marketing and engagement on social media were also lauded, with the brand winning “Best Use of Social Media in Marketing from CMO Asia and “Best Use of Video from Golden Globe Tigers Award 2017 for the Studio Xpress campaign. Studio Xpress was an online show broadcast on Facebook and YouTube that transported its Arab audiences to all the action of the Euro 2016 football cup, with behind the scenes commentary and insight. In the months following the campaign, 1.5 million Arab football fans engaged with the video. The videos racked up 500,000 impressions on Twitter, over 115,000 views on YouTube and roughly 1,000 shares.

Xpress Money also won recognition for its innovative HR strategies designed to create an inclusive and gender-balanced workforce. The brand netted the “Award for Continuous Innovation in HR Strategy at Work at the 11th Employer Branding Awards and the “Exemplary Woman Leadership Award at the 4th World Women Leadership Conference & Awards. The brand believes in empowering its employees and creating a work environment where high levels of motivation and low attrition rates combine for superior customer service encounters.

On the CSR front, Xpress Money won the “100 Most Impactful CSR Leaders by World CSR Day. The award recognized Xpress Money’s longstanding commitment to creating financial inclusion, reaching out to communities in need, improving the lives of blue-collar workforces in MENA through financial literacy, IT, and language classes, and directly intervening to help people and families in need.

“We are very pleased at being recognised by expert juries, industry peers and our clients as setting new industry standards. It is particularly heartening for us that our award wins recognise not just business performance but our commitment to a fair and equal workplace, and our interventions to help underprivileged communities. At Xpress Money, we believe community outreach, transparency and fairness are essential to sustainable business success, said Mr. Sudhesh Giriyan COO, Xpress Money.

Many of the awards take into account Xpress Money’s performance and initiatives in 2016, pointing to a long-term commitment to excellence.

“Our award wins are a by-product of continued excellence and a drive to empower internal teams and serve our customers better. As one of the leading IMTO’s, we are committed to providing superior and innovative products and services that delight our audiences, and constantly explore new ways to benefit our communities. I am very proud of every member of the Xpress Money team for their dedication to excel and to serve the community effectively, concluded Mr. Giriyan.

About ‘Xpress Money’:

Incorporated in 1999, 'Xpress Money' is a global money transfer brand with a thriving presence in more than 170 countries across the globe through partnerships that have a network of over 200,000 locations. It is one of the most dependable and renowned international money transfer brands across the globe. 'Xpress Money' provides customers convenient, simple and secure ways to transfer money across geographies. Its widespread network is strengthened by collaborations with renowned organizations that include international money transfer operators (IMTOs), banking as well as non-banking institutions, retail chains, online remittance players and fintech companies. Xpress Money's state of the art compliance and security policies ensure customers a secure and hassle-free money transfer process.

Xpress Money is part of Finablr, a global platform for Payments and Foreign Exchange solutions. With deep regulatory know-how, technology expertise and industry leading partnerships, Finablr companies provide a broad array of tailored and trusted financial solutions for consumers and businesses. With a global reach spanning 170+ countries, Finablr companies processed over 150 million transactions in 2018, managing nearly USD 115 billion for customers.

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