February, 2014 — For two years in a row, RBC was named the Best Trade Finance Bank 2014 in Canada by Global Finance Magazine.
"Receiving this prestigious honour is a testament to the hard work and dedication of Trade Operations, Trade Finance Product, Trade Finance Specialists and our Relationship Managers," said Chitwant Kohli, Senior Vice President, Enterprise Ops & Payments. "This award is a tribute to their combined commitment to, and engagement in their work, as well as their commitment to always put the client first."
Award recipients are selected based on a poll conducted of corporate subscribers, as well as insights from industry and technology experts.
Global Finance cited several criteria including transaction volume, scope of global coverage, customer service, competitive pricing and innovative technologies as important factors in winning this award.
"We are honoured to receive this prestigious award in recognition of RBC's continued trade finance expertise," said Andrea Bolger, executive vice-president, Business Financial Services. "This distinction clearly demonstrates that no other financial institution in Canada can match the holistic approach that RBC delivers through our commitment to superior client service, our robust solutions and specialized teams to meet the unique needs of our Trade clients.".