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Fintech Business Awards winners revealed

By Reporter
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The winners of Momentum Media’s Fintech Business Awards 2017 have been announced, acknowledging the achievements of the industry’s leading lights.

The premier awards night for the fintech industry, the Fintech Business Awards is dedicated to celebrating the accomplishments of the disruptive businesses and innovators reshaping the way Australians access financial services.

This year, Daniel Foggo of RateSetter Australia was recognised with the Fintech Business Excellence Award for individuals, beating out the other individual winners awarded at the event, with financial planning software firm Midwinter taking out the Fintech Business Excellence Award for companies.

Over 300 nominations were received for the 18 awards, with the winners selected by a panel of expert judges from a pool of 125 finalists.

Crowdfunding Innovator of the Year: DomaCom                                              

Lending Innovator of the Year: Prospa                                                  

Personal Finance Innovator of the Year: Pocketbook                                      

Insurance Innovator of the Year: OneTick Technology Pty Ltd     

Payments Innovator of the Year: Airwallex                                         

Compliance Innovator of the Year: BGL Corporate Solutions Pty Ltd        

Fintech Mentor of the Year: Claire Wivell Plater, The Fold Legal 

Fintech Entrepreneur of the Year: Daniel Foggo, RateSetter Australia

Thought Leader of the Year: Claire Wivell Plater, The Fold Legal 

Investment Innovator of the Year: Acorns           

Software Innovator of the Year: Midwinter

Software Services Innovator of the Year: Avoka

Financial Advice Innovator of the Year: Map My Plan

Platform Innovator of the Year: BRICKX

Femtech Leader of the Year: Cathy Kovacs, Westpac

Fintech Start-Up of the Year: Valiant Finance

Fintech Business Excellence Award (individual): Daniel Foggo, RateSetter Australia

Fintech Business Excellence Award (company): Midwinter

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