NatWest Markets wins three awards at the FX Markets Best Banks Awards 2020

11 December 2020

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We’re pleased to announce we’ve been awarded Best Bank for FX Prime Brokerage, Best Bank for SMEs and for the sixth consecutive year, Best Bank for Post-Trade services at the recent FX Markets Best Bank Awards for 2020.

The accolades are based on a poll of market participants and recognise the continued strength of our Prime Brokerage and wider FX corporate business, and the value our customers place on the service we deliver.

Marcus Butt, Global Head Prime Services, said: "We're delighted to be triple winners at this year’s awards and it’s great to see our unique service model continues to be highly valued by our customers.  We’ve maintained a razor-sharp focus on the needs our customers and adapting our service provision to meet the bespoke needs of our customers continues to be our USP.” He added, “To have won these awards again is a testimony to the collective efforts of the entire Prime Brokerage team who I’m incredibly proud of.”  

Commenting on the Best Bank for SMEs award, Stuart Wilson, UK Corporate FX Sales said, “The SME sector is the engine that drives the UK economy. This year it’s been more important than ever for us to support our customers through the most challenging of times. To now be recognised by our SME customers with the inaugural Best Bank for SMEs award demonstrates the continuing strength of our FX business and the value of our service offering.” Stuart added, “I’m exceptionally proud of the teams across NatWest Markets and Corporate and Commercial Coverage who work together as one bank every day to deliver the best outcomes for our customers.”

Simon Manwaring, Head of FX Trading, said: “These awards are testimony to the hard work and commitment of the FX teams, their provision of excellent customer service and the strength and longevity of our customer relationships. To be named by our customers as Best Bank for SME’S, Best Bank for FX Prime Brokerage and to be awarded Best Bank for Post-Trade Services for the 6th year running - a key component of our prime brokerage business - is a truly outstanding achievement. Well done and thank you to the whole FX team.”

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