Fintech Business Awards 2018
funding.com.au, is in the running to take out one of Australia’s top industry awards.
Funding.com.au has been shortlisted as a finalist to win two awards – Investment Innovator of the Year and Lending Innovator of the Year – at the 2018 Fintech Business Awards, hosted by Fintech Business, an Australian publication focused on the evolving Australian fintech community and its projection on the global stage.
Funding.com.au is a financial technology platform that provides real estate secured loans to borrowers, and attractive mortgage investments to investors. It is the first start-up of its kind in Australia to gain regulatory authorisation to allow both wholesale and retail investors access to residential and commercial mortgages. The company was founded in 2015 by mortgage lawyer, Jack O’Reilly.
Now in its second consecutive year, the Fintech Business Awards recognises the individual and company excellence of Australia’s top financial technology players as well as the industry’s most promising, up-and-coming talent.
Winners in the individual categories will automatically be shortlisted for the coveted Fintech Business Excellence Award, which recognises an individual’s outstanding contribution to the fintech industry.
“Following the success of the inaugural Fintech Business Awards in 2017, we are encouraged by the overwhelming number of submissions and the quality of finalists for the 2018 awards program,” said Fintech Business managing editor Aleks Vickovich.
“The high calibre of finalists to this awards program reflects the maturity and success rapidly emerging in the Australian fintech sector. We are proud to highlight the innovation and leadership in this important business community.”
Jack O’Reilly, Managing Director at funding.com.au, said that he was humbled by the nomination.
“funding.com.au’s recognition for its excellent contribution to the Australian fintech industry reinforces the strength of the brand in connecting with the community and engaging with its customers,” he added.
The winners will be announced on Thursday, 22 March, at the Sofitel Sydney Wentworth.
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