Award categories suitable for a variety of financial technology organisations

Accounting Tech Award

In your entry for the Accounting Tech Award, outline your response to each of the following points, using between 250 words and 1,000 words in total

  • Provide an overview of the product or service, detailing how its aims, capabilities, marketing and delivery met customer needs and requirements, as well as any background that may be relevant
  • Explain your product/service’s potential and how it can achieve critical mass
  • Outline its unique selling points and what differentiates it from the competition
  • Highlight any inventive or innovative aspects that have been developed to bring the product or service to market

Please also inform us of anything else that you feel is particularly noteworthy but is not covered in the above criteria

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Pensions Tech Award

In your entry for the Pensions Tech Award, outline your response to each of the following points, using between 250 words and 1,000 words in total

  • Provide an overview of the product or service, detailing how its aims, capabilities, marketing and delivery met customer needs and requirements, as well as any background that may be relevant
  • Explain your product/service’s potential and how it can achieve critical mass
  • Outline its unique selling points and what differentiates it from the competition
  • Highlight any inventive or innovative aspects that have been developed to bring the product or service to market

Please also inform us of anything else that you feel is particularly noteworthy but is not covered in the above criteria

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Banking Tech Award

In your entry for the Banking Tech Award, outline your response to each of the following points, using between 250 words and 1,000 words in total

  • Provide an overview of the product or service, detailing how its aims, capabilities, marketing and delivery met customer needs and requirements, as well as any background that may be relevant
  • Explain your product/service’s potential and how it can achieve critical mass
  • Outline its unique selling points and what differentiates it from the competition
  • Highlight any inventive or innovative aspects that have been developed to bring the product or service to market

Please also inform us of anything else that you feel is particularly noteworthy but is not covered in the above criteria

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InsurTech Award

In your entry for the InsurTech Award, outline your response to each of the following points, using between 250 words and 1,000 words in total

  • Provide an overview of the product or service, detailing how its aims, capabilities, marketing and delivery met customer needs and requirements, as well as any background that may be relevant
  • Explain your product/service’s potential and how it can achieve critical mass
  • Outline its unique selling points and what differentiates it from the competition
  • Highlight any inventive or innovative aspects that have been developed to bring the product or service to market

Please also inform us of anything else that you feel is particularly noteworthy but is not covered in the above criteria

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Investment Tech of the Year

In your entry for Investment Tech of the Year, outline your response to each of the following points, using between 250 words and 1,000 words in total

  • Provide an overview of the product or service, detailing how its aims, capabilities, marketing and delivery met customer needs and requirements, as well as any background that may be relevant
  • Explain your product/service’s potential and how it can achieve critical mass
  • Outline its unique selling points and what differentiates it from the competition
  • Highlight any inventive or innovative aspects that have been developed to bring the product or service to market

Please also inform us of anything else that you feel is particularly noteworthy, that is not covered in the above criteria

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LendTech Initiative Award

In your entry for the LendTech Initiative Award, outline your response to each of the following points, using between 250 words and 1,000 words in total

  • Provide an overview of the product or service, detailing how its aims, capabilities, marketing and delivery met customer needs and requirements, as well as any background that may be relevant
  • Explain your product/service’s potential and how it can achieve critical mass
  • Outline its unique selling points and what differentiates it from the competition
  • Highlight any inventive or innovative aspects that have been developed to bring the product or service to market

Please also inform us of anything else that you feel is particularly noteworthy but is not covered in the above criteria

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Payments Tech Award

In your entry for the Payments Tech Award, outline your response to each of the following points, using between 250 words and 1,000 words in total

  • Provide an overview of the product or service, detailing how its aims, capabilities, marketing and delivery met customer needs and requirements, as well as any background that may be relevant
  • Explain your product/service’s potential and how it can achieve critical mass
  • Outline its unique selling points and what differentiates it from the competition
  • Highlight any inventive or innovative aspects that have been developed to bring the product or service to market

Please also inform us of anything else that you feel is particularly noteworthy but is not covered in the above criteria

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Personal Finance Tech Award

In your entry for the Personal Finance Tech Award, outline your response to each of the following points, using between 250 words and 1,000 words in total

  • Provide an overview of the product or service, detailing how its aims, capabilities, marketing and delivery met customer needs and requirements, as well as any background that may be relevant
  • Explain your product/service’s potential and how it can achieve critical mass
  • Outline its unique selling points and what differentiates it from the competition
  • Highlight any inventive or innovative aspects that have been developed to bring the product or service to market

Please also inform us of anything else that you feel is particularly noteworthy but is not covered in the above criteria

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RegTech Initiative Award

In your entry for the RegTech Initiative Award, outline your response to each of the following points, using between 250 words and 1,000 words in total

  • Provide an overview of the product or service, detailing how its aims, capabilities, marketing and delivery met customer needs and requirements, as well as any background that may be relevant
  • Explain your product/service’s potential and how it can achieve critical mass
  • Outline its unique selling points and what differentiates it from the competition
  • Highlight any inventive or innovative aspects that have been developed to bring the product or service to market

Please also inform us of anything else that you feel is particularly noteworthy but is not covered in the above criteria

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WealthTech Award

In your entry for the WealthTech Award, outline your response to each of the following points, using between 250 words and 1,000 words in total

  • Provide an overview of the product or service, detailing how its aims, capabilities, marketing and delivery met customer needs and requirements, as well as any background that may be relevant
  • Explain your product/service’s potential and how it can achieve critical mass
  • Outline its unique selling points and what differentiates it from the competition
  • Highlight any inventive or innovative aspects that have been developed to bring the product or service to market

Please also inform us of anything else that you feel is particularly noteworthy but is not covered in the above criteria

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FinTech of the Year Award

In your entry for the FinTech of the Year Award, outline your response to each of the following points, using between 250 words and 1,000 words in total

  • Provide an overview of the product or service, detailing how its aims, capabilities, marketing and delivery met customer needs and requirements, as well as any background that may be relevant
  • Explain your product/service’s potential and how it can achieve critical mass
  • Outline its unique selling points and what differentiates it from the competition
  • Highlight any inventive or innovative aspects that have been developed to bring the product or service to market

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Diversity & Inclusion Award

In your entry for the Diversity & Inclusion Award, outline your response to each of the following points, using between 250 words and 1,000 words in total

  • Provide an overview of work to boost diversity and inclusion in the fintech sector
  • Outline how the individual or organisation:
    • Identified and removed the industry’s barriers to entry
    • Actively promoted equality, internally and externally
    • Demonstrated a strong passion for celebrating diversity in all of its forms

Please also inform us of anything else that you feel is particularly noteworthy but is not covered in the above criteria

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Best Employer Award

In your entry for the Best Employer Award, outline your response to each of the following points, using between 250 words and 1,000 words in total

  • Provide an overview of commitment to staff wellbeing and development
  • Outline how the organisation has:
    • Shown significant focus on professional training and advancement
    • Boosted morale and health
    • Created jobs in the UK
    • Received wider recognition from third parties for its efforts

Please also inform us of anything else that you feel is particularly noteworthy but is not covered in the above criteria

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Director of the Year

This award is open to individual members of the fintech community who occupy senior positions. In your entry for Director of the Year, outline your response to each of the following points, using between 250 words and 1,000 words in total

  • Provide an overview of the individual’s experience and work in the fintech sector
  • Outline how the individual has demonstrated:
    • Outstanding leadership
    • A significant contribution to revenue growth
    • A reputation as a leader in their field
    • Dedication to clients
    • A commitment to staff development
  • Detail the individual’s extracurricular activities and their impact on the fintech sector

Please also inform us of anything else that you feel is particularly noteworthy but is not covered in the above criteria

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Training Award

In your entry for the Training Award, outline your response to each of the following points, using between 250 words and 1,000 words in total

  • Provide an overview of the organisation’s commitment to staff training and development
  • Outline how the organisation has:
    • Shown significant focus on professional training and advancement
    • Developed or adopted innovative training programmes
    • Received wider recognition from third parties for its efforts

Please also inform us of anything else that you feel is particularly noteworthy but is not covered in the above criteria

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Online Initiative of the Year

In your entry for Online Initiative of the Year, outline your response to each of the following points, using between 250 words and 1,000 words in total

  • Provide an overview of the organisation’s online initiative
  • Outline how the organisation’s initiative has:
    • Improved delivery of the service or product being offered
    • Received positive end-user/customer feedback
    • Been future-proofed in anticipation of further digitalisation

Please also inform us of anything else that you feel is particularly noteworthy but is not covered in the above criteria

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Innovator of the Year

In your entry for Innovator of the Year, outline your response to each of the following points, using between 250 words and 1,000 words in total

  • Provide an overview of the individual’s innovation or contribution to an innovation
  • Outline:
    • The individual’s role
    • Technical expertise
    • Efforts to market and sell
    • Positive feedback
    • Real-world results
  • Detail the individual’s extracurricular activities and their impact on the fintech sector

Please also inform us of anything else that you feel is particularly noteworthy but is not covered in the above criteria

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Rising Star of the Year

This award is open to any member of the fintech community. In your entry for Rising Star of the Year, outline your response to each of the following points, using between 250 words and 1,000 words in total

  • Provide an overview of the individual’s experience in the fintech sector
  • Outline how the individual has contributed to the development and release of a product or service, or made significant improvements
  • Detail the individual’s extracurricular activities and their impact on the fintech sector

Please also inform us of anything else that you feel is particularly noteworthy but is not covered in the above criteria

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Start Up of the Year

This award is open to fintech companies that have been in operation for up to three years. In your entry for Startup of the Year, outline your response to each of the following points, using between 250 words and 1,000 words in total

  • Provide an overview of the company, detailing how its aims, capabilities, marketing and delivery met customer needs and requirements, as well as any background that may be relevant
  • Explain the company’s potential and how it can achieve critical mass
  • Outline the company’s unique selling points and what differentiates it from the competition
  • Highlight any inventive or innovative aspects that have been developed to bring the product or service to market

Please also inform us of anything else that you feel is particularly noteworthy but is not covered in the above criteria

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Team of the Year

This award is open to teams of two or more members of the fintech community. In your entry for Team of the Year, outline your response to each of the following points, using between 250 words and 1,000 words in total

  • Provide an overview of the team’s experience and work in the fintech sector
  • Outline how the team has demonstrated:
    • Outstanding teamwork
    • A commitment to collaboration
    • Application of innovative ideas
    • Significant success
  • Detail the team’s extracurricular activities and their impact on the fintech sector

Please also inform us of anything else that you feel is particularly noteworthy but is not covered in the above criteria

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Trainee of the Year

This award is open to individual members of the fintech community who are participating in a graduate scheme or apprenticeship, or similar training scheme. In your entry for Trainee of the Year, outline your response to each of the following points, using between 250 words and 1,000 words in total

  • Provide an overview of the individual’s experience and work in the fintech sector
  • Outline how the individual has demonstrated:
    • Excellent standards of work
    • A commitment to their employer
    • High standards of professional development
  • Detail the individual’s extracurricular activities and their impact on the fintech sector

Please also inform us of anything else that you feel is particularly noteworthy but is not covered in the above criteria

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