TORONTO, Jan. 11, 2012 /CNW/ - Scotiabank announced today that it has
been acknowledged as the leading foreign exchange provider in Canada,
Jamaica and Peru for 2012.
Global Finance magazine named Scotia Capital as Canada's Best FX Provider for the
eighth year in a row, while also acknowledging Scotiabank Jamaica and
Scotiabank Peru as the top FX providers in those countries for the
fourth and fifth years respectively. Criteria for choosing winners
include transaction volumes, market share, scope of global coverage,
customer service, competitive pricing and innovative technologies.
"Scotiabank is honoured to receive this recognition from Global Finance for our commitment to providing our clients with superior service and
market intelligence both here in Canada and internationally," said
Barry Wainstein, Vice-Chairman and Deputy Head, Global Capital Markets,
and Global Head, Foreign Exchange and Precious Metals. "Our ongoing
dedication to the highest standards of excellence in the foreign
exchange market makes us especially proud to share our latest
Scotia Capital is the global corporate and investment banking and
capital markets division of the Scotiabank Group. We help corporate,
institutional and government clients in Canada and around the globe
seize opportunities, unlock value, and achieve their financial goals.
Scotia Capital has 29 offices and more than 300 relationship managers
organized around industry specialties. For more information, please
Scotiabank is one of North America's premier financial institutions and
Canada's most international bank. With more than 75,000 employees,
Scotiabank Group and its affiliates serve some 19 million customers in
more than 55 countries around the world. Scotiabank offers a broad
range of products and services including personal, commercial,
corporate and investment banking. With assets above $575 billion (as at
October 31, 2011), Scotiabank trades on the Toronto (BNS) and New York
Exchanges (BNS). For more information please visit www.scotiabank.com.
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