The growth of the digital economy has driven sales for this cross-border payments provider. Its cloud-based platform is used by more than 400 businesses, including Revolut (No 1) and Travelex, to offer customers money transfers. Founded in 2012, it has received £74m of funding, and its current round is reported to have raised £32m from investors, including Visa and existing backer GV, Google’s VC arm. With headquarters in London, it has more than 200 staff globally, with offices in New York, Cardiff and Amsterdam, and a development team in Ukraine. Chief executive Mike Laven, 71, oversaw sales of £20.4m last year.

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Company details
Year2019
Rank78
CompanyCurrencycloud
ActivityPayment services provider
LocationEast London
Average 3 year sales growth60.87%
Latest sales £000s*20,351
Staff190
Founded2012
Websitewww.thecurrencycloud.com

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