AFEX Forms Partnership with Ecovis

Ecovis Online customers can now access AFEXDirect to manage their global payments & foreign exchange needs more efficiently through the integration 

AFEX, one of the world’s largest non-bank providers of global payment and risk management solutions, has teamed up with leading chartered accountancy and business advisors firm Ecovis, to integrate its online global payment management tool, AFEXDirect, within Ecovis Online.

AFEXDirect is now available on the Ecovis Online platform, enabling Ecovis’ business customer base to manage all their international payments and foreign exchange needs 24/7. AFEXDirect streamlines the processes and reduces the costs associated with global payments, providing the ability for clients to create spot transactions and forward contracts and use risk management tools to create greater certainty around the cost of payments.

“AFEX and Ecovis share the common value of providing businesses with the expertise, advice and technology to grow and thrive in a competitive environment,” said Ramnath Ramhit, AFEX’s Head of Integrated Solutions for Europe, the Middle East and Africa. “We also share the same commitment to collaboration and are delighted to partner with Ecovis by extending our global payments capabilities to their clients through Ecovis Online.”

Ecovis Online currently integrates with a tailored network of over 20 different cloud-based applications that automate key business processes, enabling its clients to run their business more effectively and efficiently from a single central hub.

“Adding AFEXDirect into Ecovis Online allows our customers to manage their global payments easily, cost effectively and securely,” said David Miles, Managing Partner, Ecovis. “We are delighted to add AFEX to our portfolio of applications and hope this new integration allows us to work together to make global payments for our customers a smooth process.”

Established in 1979, AFEX is one of the largest global, privately owned, non-banking providers of international payments and risk management solutions. A trusted partner to more than 35,000 businesses and individuals worldwide, AFEX provides market expertise and unrivalled customer service, processing payments to more than 180 countries every day, with 24/7 access to the FX market. AFEX’s online payment platform, AFEXDirect, provides clients with a comprehensive suite of tools to efficiently manage currency risks. AFEX also offers integrated payments solutions to automate mass global payments through its developer friendly API. AFEX maintains offices across the Americas, EMEA and Asia Pacific.

Ecovis Online is owned by Ecovis Wingrave Yeats LLP, an award-winning Firm of Chartered Accountants and Business Advisors based in Soho, London. The Firm is owned and led by 6 partners supported by approximately 70 staff. It is the UK representative of Ecovis International, the 16th largest accounting network in the world. The network covers the major economic centres of the world, a total of 65 countries across the 5 continents.