December, 2013— RBC was recently named the Best Trade Finance Bank in Canada by Global Finance Magazine in 2013.
Global Finance selected RBC based on several criteria including transaction volume, scope of global coverage, customer service, competitive pricing and innovative technologies. They also considered RBCs overall safety as Canadas largest bank and its global network, with a presence in more than 50 countries.
Our success in this year's survey is a testament to the dedication and collaborative efforts of Trade Operations, Trade Finance Product, Trade Finance Specialists and our Relationship Managers, added David Cyr, Senior Vice President, Enterprise Ops & Payments. This award is clearly a tribute to their combined commitment to, and engagement in their work, as well as their dedication to always put the client first.
Trade Operations teams experience, superior client service, and focus on risk-management services for companies involved in international trade, as well as the banks online resources were important factors in achieving this accomplishment.
Now more than ever, the accessibility of Trade solutions is essential to the health of Global companies, said Andrea Bolger, Executive Vice President, Business Financial Services. RBC is extremely proud that our trade business has been recognized as the best in Canada for their commitment to those clients who depend on trade for their day to day business, activities that are vital to the Canadian economy.