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These Benzinga Global Fintech Awards Finalists Are Investing In Millennials

These Benzinga Global Fintech Awards Finalists Are Investing In Millennials

The Benzinga Global Fintech Awards are a yearly showcase of the greatest advances in fintech from leaders and visionaries in the worlds of finance and technology. This year, we have executives, developers and innovators from the likes of Facebook, Amazon, IBM, JP Morgan, Zelle, TD Ameritrade, TradeStation, Fidelit, and so many more attending the Oscars of Fintech.

The BZ Awards are half party, half business development bonanza—they’re a rare chance to meet and network with everyone in finance from CNBC’s Josh Brown to the head of financial services at Facebook to the heads of trading at every major brokerage.

To offer more clarity on who is competing for the prize of most innovative in each category, Benzinga is breaking out the finalists in each category and offering more information about what they do.

The finalists for the Investing in Millennials category are:

CEO: Andrei Cherny
Description: Aspiration is the first socially-conscious, democratized financial platform designed for everyday Americans. Andrei co-founded Aspiration to combat the problems of mistrust on Wall Street.

CEO: Catherine Berman
Description: CNote has created a new way to save, where you earn up to 40 times more on your money while spurring economic growth in underserved communities by investing in female and minority entrepreneurs, housing and other community development projects.

CEO: Cole Johnson
Description: Looma offers a unique way to spend, invest, save and even donate like never before!

CEO: Alexander Wallin
Description: SprinkleBit, which means 'to spread information', looks to help investors make better investment decisions in an easier and more fun way, regardless of how much money they have. Clients can learn how to trade, follow top investors, and invest for the future, all from one, intuitive social investing platform, so they never need to trade alone again.

Stash Invest
CEO: Brandon Krieg
Description: Stash is on a mission to provide millions of Americans the education, tools and guidance needed to unlock their own financial opportunity. Stash simplifies and optimizes the way customers spend, save and invest their money.

Tripcents, Inc.
CEO: Brantley Pace
Description: Tripcents operates in the travel business, focusing on automated and personalized savings and bookings.

Posted-In: Benzinga Global Fintech AwardsFintech Best of Benzinga


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