LOS ANGELES, March 16, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- FinTech Breakthrough, a leading market intelligence organization that recognizes the top companies, technologies and products in the global FinTech market, today announced the winners of the organization's fifth annual awards program, showcasing technologies and companies that drive innovation and exemplify the best in FinTech technology solutions across the globe.
The FinTech Breakthrough Awards is the premier awards program founded to recognize the FinTech innovators, leaders and visionaries from around the world in a range of categories, including Digital Banking, Personal Finance, Lending, Payments, Wealth Management, Investments, RegTech, InsurTech and many more. The 2021 FinTech Breakthrough Award program attracted more than 3,850 nominations from across the globe.
"This past year has been unlike any time period ever seen before for FinTech growth and disruption, with FinTechs maturing to become respected, global players throughout the financial services value chain," said James Johnson, Managing Director, FinTech Breakthrough. "FinTech is a digital force that has clearly entered a new phase of its evolution, moving out of niche use cases to operation at scale, and we are thrilled to recognize the 'breakthrough' FinTech innovators in this market evolution for our fifth annual FinTech Breakthrough Awards program."
All FinTech Breakthrough Award nominations were evaluated by an independent panel of experts within the financial services and technology industries, with the winning products and companies selected based on a variety of criteria, including most innovative and technologically advanced products and services.
The 2021 FinTech Breakthrough Award winners include:
Leadership Best FinTech CEO: Greg Ott, Nav Best Employee Benefits Solution: Tapcheck Best FinTech Startup: Qualia Best Overall FinTech Software: OpenFin, OpenFin OS Best Overall FinTech Mobile App: Oxygen Best Use of AI in FinTech: Zest AI Best Overall FinTech Company: Global Payments
Consumer Lending Best Consumer Lending Platform: Finicity, a Mastercard company Best Consumer Lending Company: OppFi Consumer Lending Innovation Award: Experian, Ascend Intelligence Services
Business Lending Best Business Lending Product: NatWest Group, NatWest Rapid Cash Best Overall Business Lending Company: Numerated Business Lending Innovation Award: CIT, B2B Point-of-Sale Lending Platform Best Overall LendTech Company: OakNorth
Wealth Management Best Wealth Management Product: eMoney Advisor, Incentive mobile app Best Wealth Management Company: Apex Clearing Wealth Management Innovation Award: NICE Actimize, SURVEIL-X for Wealth Surveillance Best Robo Advisory Platform: CyborgTech, Cy
Personal Finance Best Personal Finance Product: Simplifi by Quicken Personal Finance Innovation Award: Sensibill Best Loan Origination Platform: LendingHome Best Digital Mortgage Product: Tic:Toc Best Digital Mortgage Company: Simplist Digital Mortgage Innovation Award: MQube
Payments Best Consumer Payments Platform: PayNearMe Best Consumer Payments Product: Google Pay Best Consumer Payments Company: Earnnest Consumer Payments Innovation Award: Western Union, White Label Digital Partner technology solution Best Credit Card Payments Solution: FIS Global, PaymentsOne Best B2B Payments Product: Fiserv, Enterprise Payments: Real-time Payments B2B Payments Innovation Award: myPOS, myPOS Glass
Investments Best Retail Investment Platform: Q.ai, a Forbes Company Best Institutional Investment Solution: Enfusion Best Trading Platform: Charles River Development, Charles River Investment Management Solution
Consumer Banking Best Consumer Banking Mobile App: Urban FT Best Digital Bank: Current
Financial Research and Data Best Overall Analytics Platform: Numerix, Numerix CrossAsset Analytics Innovation Award: Moody's Analytics, Custom Markets model Best Risk Management Platform: Baker Hill, Baker Hill NextGen® Portfolio Risk Management Best Data Visualization Solution: Mirador
Banking Infrastructure Best Banking Infrastructure Platform: Plaid Best Banking Infrastructure Software: Zafin
Fraud Prevention and Transaction Security Best Fraud Prevention Company: LexisNexis® Risk Solutions Fraud Prevention Innovation Award: Feedzai, Feedzai Fairband Best Financial Transaction Security Platform: Bluefin Best AML Solution: KYC Global, RiskScreen OnBoard Best Financial Transaction Security Company: Vesta Transaction Security Innovation Award: ThetaRay
InsurTech Best InsurTech Solution: Kasasa, Kasasa Care™ Best InsurTech Company: Pie Insurance InsurTech Innovation Award: Mylo
RegTech Best RegTech Platform: StarCompliance Best RegTech Company: TCC Group
Cryptocurrency Best Cryptocurrency Purchasing Site: MoonPay Best Cryptocurrency Wallet: Celsius Best Cryptocurrency Info Source: IPC Systems, Connexus Cloud
Procurement Best Procure-to-Pay Software: Medius Best AP Solution: Stampli
About FinTech Breakthrough Part of Tech Breakthrough, a leading market intelligence and recognition platform for global technology innovation and leadership, the FinTech Breakthrough Awards program is devoted to honoring excellence in Financial Technologies and Services companies and products. The FinTech Breakthrough Awards provide public recognition for the achievements of FinTech companies and products in categories including Payments, Personal Finance, Wealth Management, Fraud Protection, Banking, Lending, RegTech, InsurTech and more. For more information visit FinTechBreakthrough.com.