NEW YORK —In preparation for the biggest Benzinga Global Fintech Awards to date, Benzinga is unveiling the winners of the 5th annual event that will be honored Nov. 19 in New York City. Benzinga has been honoring the best in fintech for five years.
This year, Benzinga is recognizing the award winners for the advancements they’re making in financial technology. From deeply established companies to the newest startups, this group is impacting sectors like payments, banking, investing, technology and financial literacy.
The Benzinga Fintech List is comprised of 150 carefully vetted and renowned companies and executives who are striving to revolutionize the fintech industry. To see all the Listmakers go to https://fintechawards.com/listmakers/
Benzinga will also recognize a select few companies and people for their overall contributions and achievements in the industrylive on the stage on Nov. 19. “We’re recognizing the companies that will define the future of our financial lives,” says Benzinga CEO Jason Raznick.
“Since the inaugural Benzinga Fintech Awards in 2015, our listmakers have closed $300 million in deals and partnered with some of the biggest players in the industry. We look forward to honoring these players for years to come, as well as finding the next generation of fintech."
Below are the official 2019 Benzinga Fintech Listmakers in the order the company was founded:
Best AI Platform:
Best Data Analysis Tool:
Influential Data Scientist:
Mark Temple-Raston, Precision Alpha
Dr. Lipa Roitman, I Know FIrst
Giadha Aguirre de Carcer, New Frontier Data
Best Digital Bank:
Most Innovative Lender:
Best Alternative Investments:
Best Brokerage for Beginners:
You Invest by J.P. Morgan
Best Brokerage for Options Trading:
Best Brokerage for Trading Futures:
Best Canadian Brokerage:
Desjardins Online Brokerage (Disnat)
National Bank Direct Brokerage
Best Trading Technology:
Best Wealth Management Software:
Most Impactful Brokerage Executive:
Abigail Johnson, Fidelity
Steve Quirk, TD Ameritrade
Milan Galik, Interactive Brokers
Kelli Keough, J.P. Morgan
Best Lending Platform:
Best Financial Literacy Tool:
Best New Product:
Chaikin Power Gauge ETF Rating
Charles Schwab, Charles Schwab
Thomas Peterffy, Interactive Brokers
Best Payments App:
Best Use of Blockchain:
Complete results of the Benzinga Fintech Awards, including company profiles and an interactive database, can be found at fintechawards.com.
About the Awards
The Benzinga Fintech Awards is an exciting, forward-looking competition to highlight the companies and individuals with the most impressive technology, advancement and innovation who are building the future of financial services and capital markets.
This year, Benzinga is proud to join forces with Envestnet | Yodlee to facilitate the most beneficial education and impactful networking in the quickly changing space.
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