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This foreign exchange business is seeking to profit from emerging markets. Last month, Apax, its private equity owner, agreed to sell it to the owner of foreign exchange dealer UAE Exchange but the deal won’t be completed until later in the year or next year. Peter Jackson, 38, remains chief executive.

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Company details
Year2014
Rank99
CompanyTravelex
ActivityForeign exchange operator
LocationCentral London
Sales £m640
Profit £m45
Year endDec 13
Principal shareholdersApax (58%), Lloyd Dorfman (29%), Standard Chartered Bank (7%), management (6%)
Staff7,717
Founded1976
Websitewww.travelex.com

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