HedgeCoVest earned its first-place award at the Benzinga Fintech Awards Gala Event held earlier this month in New York City. The company picked up 5 million ad impressions and a one-year license to the Benzinga Pro Real-Time News & Data feed. Second- and third-place prizes were also awarded.
In attendance at the event were more than 50 CEOs, more than 100 fintech companies, about 20 venture capital firms, 10 major U.S. retail brokerages, and four fintech accelerators, as well as a host of press and media.
HedgeCoVest also performed well in individual categories, winning the Alternative Investment category, and earning runner-up recognition in the Most Disruptive category. Finovate alums taking home individual awards are listed below. See a full list of all winners, runners-up, and finalists.
Betterment: winner: Robo Advisor Tools, Founder of the Year (Jon Stein); runner-up: “A Penny Saved, A Penny Earned”
iBillionaire: finalist: Idea Generation Creating Proprietary Data
iQuantifi: finalist: Robo Advisor Tools, “A Penny Saved, A Penny Earned,” Idea Generation Strategy
LikeFolio: winner: Idea Generation Research Platforms & Tools
Market Prophit: runner-up: Idea Generation Creating Proprietary Data
Motif Investing: winner: Most Disruptive; finalist: Founder of the Year (Hardeep Walia), Alternative Investment
Personal Capital: runner-up: Idea Generation Strategy; finalist: “A Penny Saved, A Penny Earned”
Thinknum: finalist: Best Use of the Crowd, Most Promising Startup
TipRanks: winner: Idea Generation Trade Recommendations
Trunomi:. finalist: Best Enterprise Solution