HIFX

This Windsor company was co-founded in 1998 by Laurence Butcher, Shaun Taylor and Tony Arnold with backing from John Halewood, the man behind the Halewood International drinks company. HIFX provides foreign- exchange, cash deposit and broking services to some 2,000 corporate customers, including Royal Mail and GB Airways. It also services 25,000 clients who are buying property abroad or emigrating, and claims to have managed more than £20 billion in foreign exchange in 2004. Sales have grown 86% a year from £3.1m in 2001 to £19.9m in 2004.

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Company details
Year2005
Rank49
CompanyHIFX
ActivityForeign exchange provider
LocationWindsor
Annual sales rise over 3 years86.25%
Latest sales £000s19,881
Staff147
Founded1998
Websitewww.hifx.co.uk

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