World First

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    World First provides international financial services. The Company offers its services to major multinational corporations and wealthy individuals throughout the world. World First also enables online sellers to manage their payments across multiple international marketplaces and make payments to overseas suppliers.

    TypePrivate
    Founded2004
    HQLondon, GB
    Websiteworldfirst.com
    Employee Ratings2.8

    Latest Updates

    Employees (est.) (Oct 2019)626(-1%)

    Key People/Management at World First

    Jonathan Quin

    Jonathan Quin

    Chief Executive Office & Co-Founder
    Kelly Jackson

    Kelly Jackson

    Chief People Officer
    Reg Dhanjal

    Reg Dhanjal

    Group General Counsel and Compliance Officer
    Jeff Parker

    Jeff Parker

    Managing Director, Asia Pacific
    Kerry Tremble

    Kerry Tremble

    CFO
    Craige Pendleton-Browne

    Craige Pendleton-Browne

    Chief Technology Officer
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    World First Office Locations

    World First has offices in London, Austin, Sydney, and in 3 other locations
    London, GB (HQ)
    18 Lombard Rd
    Sydney, AU
    Level 7 33 York St
    Amsterdam, NL
    55 Piet Heinkade
    Singapore, SG
    99 Amoy St
    Austin, US
    206 E 9th St #1900
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    World First Financials and Metrics

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    Founding Date

    2004

    Time since last funding

    6 years ago
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    World First Online and Social Media Presence

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    World First News and Updates

    Germany And The Netherlands Agree To Joint Military Internet In World First

    It is hoped the two nations will be the first to achieve NATO’s aim of integrated military networks

    World First Test Breakthrough to Boost IVF Success Rates

    MELBOURNE, Australia, May 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- A new revolutionary non-invasive embryo screening test will reduce miscarriages and the time it takes to achieve a healthy live birth for the one-in-six Australian couples affected by infertility. In a world-first scientific breakthrough, ...

    Israel Retaliates To A Cyber-Attack With Immediate Physical Action In A World First

    It could mark a change in modern cyber warfare tactics, given that it is the first time a cyber-attack has been met with immediate physical retaliation

    Israeli Military Strikes And Destroys Hamas Cyber HQ In World First

    An Israeli air strike has reportedly destroyed the HQ of Hamas' cyber capability in a world first. Never before has military force been used against a real-time cyber threat in this way.

    SoftIron Launches World First Unified Storage Manager

    RUST, Germany, March 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Silicon Valley- and London-based enterprise storage startup, SoftIron, announced today that they are launching their highly-anticipated HyperDrive® Storage Manager, promising to radically simplify the management of Ceph software and storage...
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    World First Blogs

    Greenback gains with global uncertainty

    There was a brief sigh of relief this morning as the U.S. government reopened with funding for a mere three weeks, and global uncertainty has traders turning to the safe-haven of the dollar. The week ahead is full of political events on Brexit and trade. Fed ahead There is speculation in the market…

    How to bank overseas without losing your mind

    Vicki Powers Imagine a U.S.-based small business that purchases alpaca yarn from Australia. This business owner needs to pay its overseas supplier, since its hand-knit sweater business relies on this transaction. A logical solution is opening a corporate bank account in Australia to simplify paymen…

    Dollar dips with market optimism, Trump adviser’s arrest

    Increased optimism around the world’s top geopolitical issues this morning as well as the arrest of President Trump’s former political adviser Roger Stone are causing the dollar to dip against the euro, pound and Canadian dollar. Euro gains on optimism, ignores German data The common currency took …

    ECB’s Draghi: Risks to outlook moved to downside

    The markets were focused on the European Central Bank Thursday morning as data out of the European Union  and the U.S. moved the EUR/USD pair. The dollar gained against the pound, euro and Canadian dollar on better-than-expected weekly jobless claims. Draghi acknowledges Eurozone slowdown The Europ…

    UK MPs look to prevent a no-deal Brexit as May keeps it an option

    An improved market mood caused the dollar to dip against its major peers Wednesday morning. However, the pairs are fluctuating on Brexit murmurs and data. Pound hitting 60-day highs The GBP/USD hit fresh highs Wednesday morning, levels last seen in mid November. The pair is up around 1.302 on impro…

    Pairs move with data as politics remain prevalent

    We’re still monitoring Brexit, trade and the U.S. government shutdown this week, but we’re seeing the pairs moving due to economic data Tuesday morning. Plan A v2 When you can’t come up with a Plan B, just try Plan A again. That seems to be what U.K. Prime Minister is doing when it comes to … Conti…
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    World First Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was World First founded?

      World First was founded in 2004.

    • Who are World First key executives?

      World First's key executives are Jonathan Quin, Kelly Jackson and Reg Dhanjal.

    • How many employees does World First have?

      World First has 626 employees.

    • Who are World First competitors?

      Competitors of World First include Payoneer, Payment Data Systems and 3Pea International.

    • Where is World First headquarters?

      World First headquarters is located at 18 Lombard Rd, London.

    • Where are World First offices?

      World First has offices in London, Austin, Sydney, and in 3 other locations.

    • How many offices does World First have?

      World First has 7 offices.