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Isidoro Alanís, granted with the XVII Castilla y León Económica Prize of Honor

The jury recognizes his career and work at the helm of the Global Exchange Group. In just 27 years of history, Global Exchange has become a leading foreign exchange company with a presence on five continents. The Spanish magazine Castilla y León Económica, founded in 1996, is one of the most recognised journals on financial… Read More

19 • 09 • 2023

María Sánchez Ocharan joins Global Exchange as new Chief Human Resources Officer

The leading foreign exchange multinational company continues to integrate professionals with solid experience to drive its transformation process and consolidate its leadership. Sánchez Ocharan has extensive experience leading HR departments in large companies in different sectors. Her profile is oriented towards the alignment of the organisation, its processes and capabilities to achieve the corporate objectives…. Read More

05 • 09 • 2023

Five currency exchange tips for travelling abroad this summer

Global Exchange recommends learning about the currency of the destination country and its main uses, booking the currency online, travelling with enough cash to deal with unforeseen circumstances and using foreign exchange companies that guarantee the return of any surplus. When travelling into or out of the EU, travellers are obliged to declare at customs… Read More

07 • 08 • 2023

Nine out of ten Spanish tourists use foreign currency in cash when travelling outside the eurozone

The study is based on a survey of 12 800 international tourists in 14 markets on five continents. 88% of global respondents thinks cash is necessary as mean of payment in countries with different currency. Cash is used mainly for tips, gifts, meals and transportation. Almost 70% of travellers get their foreign currency at bureaux… Read More

13 • 07 • 2023

Global Exchange repays early the 45 million loan granted by SEPI in 2022

The loan was granted “for being a Spanish company of high relevance in the domestic and international tourism market” in the framework of the Solvency Support Fund for Strategic Companies. During the first half of 2023, Global Exchange has opened 25 new branches and expects to outperform its record results of 2022. This repayment is… Read More

05 • 07 • 2023

GLOBAL EXCHANGE forecasts an 18% increase in currency sales and purchases in Spain during July and August

The most purchased currencies by Spaniards will be the dollar (80% of demand), the Mexican peso, the Moroccan dirham and the United Arab Emirates dirham. Demand for Chinese yuan is recovering, although it will not yet reach pre-pandemic levels of tourism activity. According to Isidoro J. Alanís, Chairman and CEO of Global Exchange Group, “July… Read More

30 • 06 • 2023

Lucas Ferreira joins Global Exchange as new Communications Director

  Global Exchange Group strengthens its team to boost its image and reputation as the world’s leading foreign exchange trading company at international airports worldwide. This new director has more than 20 years of professional experience in international companies such as MAXAM and KPMG and entities such as Red.es (Spanish Ministry of Economic Affairs and… Read More

01 • 06 • 2023

GLOBAL EXCHANGE GROUP receives two certifications from AENOR proving its commitment to good practices

The company has been acknowledged by the Spanish Association for Standardization and Certification, AENOR, for the correct implementation of its Criminal Compliance (UNE 19601) and Tax and Fiscal Compliance (UNE 19602) management systems. The Group takes another step forward in its commitment to ethical and responsible management, guaranteeing its good practices in crime prevention and… Read More

11 • 05 • 2023

Isidoro Alanís, granted with the CEOE Castile and Leon award for the province of Salamanca

• The business organisation recognises the contribution of the Chairman and CEO of Global Exchange Group to the creation of wealth and employment in the province since its foundation in 1997 in Fuentes de Oñoro. • It also highlights his multinational vocation and his commitment to technological innovation in the implementation of services adapted to… Read More

03 • 05 • 2023

Global Exchange records historic summer and proves post-pandemic tourism recovery

Madrid, October 6th, 2022. The Global Exchange Group, second world leader company in airports for currency exchange services, has taken stock of the activity recorded this summer in its offices, where the purchase and sale of foreign currencies has exceeded pre-pandemic levels. This multinational, present in 61 top international airports of 23 countries and whose… Read More

07 • 10 • 2022

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