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24th November 2021
Royal Lancaster Hotel

Congratulations to all the 2021 Banking Tech Awards Winners and Highly Commended

Banking Tech Project Awards Winners and Highly Commended

Best Tech Overhaul

Winner: 

  • DBS Bank - DBS' Hybrid, Multi Cloud Adoption

Highly Commended: 

  • JP Morgan Chase -  Praesto
  • Morgan Stanley - FAST - Framework Automated Software Testing - Cloud enabled Automation, Service and Data Virtualization

Best Use of IT in Retail Banking

Winner

  • Lloyds Banking Group in partnership with Publicis Sapient - Continuous Payment Authority (CPA) Cancellation - Open Banking Engagement Lab

Highly Commended: 

  • Paytm Payments Bank Limited - Digital Payments & Banking
  • Minna Bank, Ltd. - Establishment of Japan's first digital bank, Minna Bank

Best Use of IT in Corporate Banking

Winner: 

  • SberBank - POS loans for B2B

Highly Commended: 

  • DBS Bank - DBS Joy Chatbot
  • US Bank – AP Optimiser

Best Use of IT in Private Banking/Wealth Management

Winner: 

  • Banco BPI - My Planning

Highly Commended: 

  • Bank of America - Merrill Digital Wealth Overview (DWO)

Best Use of IT in Treasury and Capital Markets

Winner:

  • Sovcombank and Diasoft-  Sovcombank - Transformation of the financial markets business of Sovcombank, based on the modern composable Digital Q Platform by Diasoft

Highly Commended: 

  • SberCIB/Sberbank - eFX Trading Platform

Best Use of IT for Lending

Winner: 

  • JP Morgan Chase - Chase MyHome

Highly Commended: 

  • QuickFi by Innovation Finance USA LLC - The QuickFi Platform
  • VTB - Retail loan pipeline
  • Mambu - Recognise Bespoke SME lending

Best Digital Initiative

Winner:

  • Comviva Technologies Ltd. - MOVii, Colombia

Highly Commended: 

  • Mettle - Mettle FreeAgent Integration
  • Bank of America - Bank of America Mobile Banking App

Best Mobile Initiative

Winner: 

  • MuchBetter - The MuchBetter ewallet and app

Highly Commended: 

  • HSBC - HSBC Kinetic
  • DBS Bank - DBS Digibank Singapore

Best Use of AI

Winner: 

  • Banking Circle - Banking Circle

Highly Commended: 

  • Standard Bank Group - Gina
  • Tinkoff - AI Banking

Best Use of Data

Winner: 

  • VTB Bank - Intelligent routing program

Highly Commended: 

  • Bank of Montreal - Introducing Continuous Product Design with Quantum Metric
  • Permanent TSB in partnership with Experian - Best Use of Data

Best Use of RegTech

Winner: 

  • Morgan Stanley - Fundamental Review of the Trading Book (FRTB)

Highly Commended: 

  • J.P. Morgan - AM Trade Surveillance

Best Use of Fraud Protection Technology

Winner: 

  • Morgan Stanley - Innovations Powering Our Cybersecurity Advancements

Highly Commended: 

  • HSBC - HSBCnet

Best Use of Biometrics

Winner: 

  • JP Morgan Chase - Voice in IVR



Best Use of Cloud

Winner: 

  • Goldman Sachs Bank USA - Goldman Sachs Transaction Banking

Highly Commended: 

  • Minna Bank Ltd - Next-generation Banking System for Digital Natives

FinTech of the Future

Winner: 

  • NayaOne (formerly Fintech Sandpit Ltd) - Fintech-as-a-Service

Highly Commended: 

  • Nexo - The Nexo Platform
  • Bond Financial Financial Technologies Inc. - Bond embedded finance platform


Best FinTech Partnership

Winner: 

  • Goldman Sachs and FINOS - Legend

Highly Commended: 

  • Barclays - The Female Innovators Lab
  • Santander UK PLC, tomato pay, untied - CashFlow Manager

Best UX/CX in Finance Initiative

Winner:

  • Novo Banco - NB Smarter - Next Generation, Data Science powered, Banking App

Highly Commended: 

  • TD - MyTD AI-Powered Personalization Platform
  • au Jibun Bank Corporation - Forex Trading tailored for Investment Beginners

Best Green Initiative

Winner:

  • Davivienda - Davivienda

Highly Commended: 

  • Natwest Group - Carbon Tracking and Planning Platform

Best Contribution to Economic Mobility in Banking/Finance

Winner: 

  • The Mifos Initiative - Mifos X

Highly Commended: 

  • Comviva Technologies Ltd. - MOVii, Colombia
  • Robocash Group - UnaPay

FinTech for Good

Winner: 

  • Sustainably - A new way of living and giving

Highly Commended: 

  • Affirm, Inc. - Affirm Cares Employee Foundation


COVID-19 Response by Financial Institutions

Winner: 

  • Standard Bank Group - OneFarm

Highly Commended: 

  • BlueVine - Payment Protection Program
  • DBS Bank - DBS Digibank Singapore

Best Embedded Finance Initiative

Winner: 

  • Paceline - Paceline Rewards Platform

Highly Commended: 

  • Solarisbank AG - Samsung Pay

Leadership Awards Winners & Highly Commended

Woman in Technology (W.I.T.)

Winner: 

  • Ammara Masood, Ndctech

Highly Commended: 

  • Vanessa Colella, Citi Ventures
  • Margaret J. Hartigan, Marstone

Tech Leadership

Winner: 

  • Global Processing Services (GPS) - Joanne Dewar

Highly Commended: 

  • Marqeta - Jason Gardner
  • J.P. Morgan - Vrinda Menon

Rising FinTech Star

Winner:  

  • ACI Worldwide - Patricia Rojas

Highly Commended: 

  • Fondy - Valeria Vahorovska

Tech Team of the Year

Winner: 

  • Natwest Group - Future Solutions and Automation Team

Highly Commended: 

  • J.P. Morgan - AWM Production and Infrastructure Reliability Engineering
  • Morgan Stanley - Kranthi Darapu




Diversity & Inclusion Excellence

Winner: 

  • JP Morgan Chase & Co - Autism at Work Programme

Highly Commended: 

  • J.P. Morgan - Olu Howard

Excellence in Tech Awards Winners and Highly Commended

Best Core Banking Solution Provider

Winner: 

  • Temenos - Temenos Transact / The Temenos Banking Cloud

Highly Commended: 

  • Marqeta - Marqeta's modern card issuing platform
  • Mambu - Mambu Core Banking Platform

Best Digital Banking Solution Provider

Winner: 

  • Dreams AB - Dreams Engagement Platform

Highly Commended: 

  • Trade Ledger - Trade Ledger platform
  • Global Processing Services (GPS) - GPS Apex

Best Smart Banking Tech Solution

Winner: 

  • ABAKA - The Next Best Action

Highly Commended: 

  • PerimeterX - PerimeterX Platform
  • Mosaic Smart Data

Best Open Banking Solution

Winner: 

  • Snoop - Snoop

Highly Commended: 

  • Experian - Experian Boost
  • Digital Identity Net - OneID



COVID-19 Response by Fintechs

Winner: 

  • Cinchy - Concentra Bank & Cinchy: Best Core Banking Solution Provider for Covid-19 Rapid Response

Highly Commended: 

  • Temenos - Banking Technology for Rapid Crisis Response
  • Abrigo - Abrigo SBA Solution for Paycheck Protection Program

Editors Choice Award

Winner: 

Oxbury Bank Plc