Tue Nov 12, 2019
18:30 - 01:00
Hilton London Bankside

Lending Awards 2019


Bringing Mortgages, Commercial Finance and Alternative Lending awards under one roof.

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Following Credit Strategy’s Lending Summit, the Lending Awards provide an opportunity for the Alternative Lending, Commercial Finance, and Mortgage Industries to celebrate and recognise excellence across a year of hard work.

 

Featuring awards for intermediaries, mainstream and specialist lenders, alongside market challengers and suppliers, the Lending Awards is the only award programme distinguishing and rewarding individuals and businesses across the spectrum of three of the largest sectors in the UK credit market.

 

 

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Key dates:

Free entry deadline - 26 July 2019

Final entry deadline - 9 August 2019

 


Audience

 

 


Previous attendees

 

 

Judges


Nick Allen

Director of Marketing
Vida Homeloans

Nicholas Beal

Chief Regulatory and Public Affairs Officer
Amigo Loans

Andy Bishop

UK Director of Business Development SME Banking
Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking

Adam Daniels

Managing Director - Structured Lending
Paragon Bank

Michael Hoare

Chief Credit Officer
RateSetter

Doriana Iovino

Director Credit Risk and Analytics
Metro Bank

Wesley Harfield

Head of Sales
Investec

Tom Newbould

Chief Marketing Officer
MYJAR

Joanne Davis

Partner
Locke Lord

Andrew Wayland

Director of Marketing
Everyday Loans Group

Peter Hunt

Founder
Growcap

Peter Izard

Business Development Manager
Investec

Mike Roberts

Head of Credit Risk Unsecured Lending
HSBC

Andrew Jackson

Head of Retail Credit Portfolio Management
Nationwide Building Society

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Alternative Finance


 

Alternative Consumer Lender of the Year

Organisations that should enter:
Alternative lenders, those who offer alternative forms of consumer lending to traditional high-street retail banking, financial lending disruptors centred around an innovative fintech model and those who consider their lending proposition to target those not historically served by traditional high street retail banking, including payday lending and high-cost short-term lending.

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Alternative SME Lender of the Year

Organisations that should enter:
Alternative lenders, those who offer alternative forms of SME lending to traditional high-street retail banking, financial lending disruptors centred around an innovative fintech model and those who consider their lending proposition to target those not historically served by traditional high street retail banking.

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Best Challenger Bank

Organisations that should enter:
Challenger banks that offer specialist consumer lending and banking services outside of the core focus of traditional high street banks.

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Best Fintech Lender

Organisations that should enter:
Organisations who lend money and consider their business model to be based around a new, innovative and disruptive business model with a piece of fintech at its heart.

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Best Fintech Lender (Short-term)

Organisations that should enter:
Organisations, who offer short-term loans, consider their business model to be based around a new, innovative and disruptive business model with a piece of fintech at its heart.

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Best P2P Lending Platform

Organisations that should enter:
Peer-to-peer lending platforms and organisations, crowdfunding platforms, those who lend through a model that matches lenders directly to borrowers.

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Customer Service Excellence - Alternative Lending

Organisations that should enter:
Any alternative lenders, who offers alternative forms lending to traditional high-street retail banking, financial lending disruptors centred around an innovative fintech model and those who consider their lending proposition to target those not historically served by traditional high street retail banking.

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Commercial Lending


 

Best Asset Finance Provider

Organisations that should enter:

Any business providing asset finance/leasing products to UK SMEs, as a specialism or as part of a wider product suite. Please note - businesses which self-define as asset-based finance providers, but which do not provide HP or leasing products among their product suite should enter ‘best invoice finance provider’.

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Best Commercial Finance Broker

Organisations that should enter:

Any business acting primarily as an intermediary between UK commercial finance providers and SME customers.

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Best Commercial Lender

Organisations that should enter:

Any lender providing commercial finance products of any kind to UK business customers, which offers more than one family of products - for example a business which provides invoice finance, as well as asset finance & leasing. Entries may concern a group of businesses providing different products across a range of subsidiaries.

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Best Invoice Finance Provider

Organisations that should enter:

Any business providing invoice finance products to UK SMEs, as a specialism or as part of a wider product suite. Please note - businesses which self-define as asset-based finance providers should enter this category.

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Best Online Commercial Lender

Organisations that should enter:

Any business providing lending services to UK businesses, with either a primary focus on, or a significant offering in, the online channel. Brokers and other intermediaries should enter ‘best commercial finance broker’.

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Best Specialist Commercial Lender

Organisations that should enter:

Any business providing lending services to UK businesses, with a specialism in serving a particular type of customer - this can mean businesses in a particular sector, in a particular risk bracket, or with a particular need in terms of finance. Brokers and other intermediaries should enter ‘best commercial finance broker’.

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Best Support for SMEs

Organisations that should enter:

Any business providing commercial finance of any kind to UK SMEs.

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Mortgage Lending


 

Best Building Society for Mortgages

Organisations that should enter:

For companies that are defined as building societies by credit trade associations such as the BSA or fit the commonly held definitions of those corporate entities.

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Best Mainstream Mortgage Lender

Organisations that should enter:

For companies that are defined as mortgage lenders by credit trade associations such as the BSA or UK Finance Association (CML) or fit the commonly held definitions of those corporate entities. Who have been established for more than 10 years and have focus on products that meet mass market needs. Entrants may or may not have high street branches.

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Best Mortgage Broker

Organisations that should enter:

Any business acting primarily as a broker between UK mortgage providers and consumers. The winning entry will demonstrate how the broker has provided best-in-class service not just to the lenders it works with, but also the consumers it serves. Networks & Mortgage Clubs should enter ‘Best mortgage distributor’

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Best Mortgage Distributor

Organisations that should enter:

Any business functioning as a distributor between UK mortgage providers and consumers, that operates as either a network, mortgage club or specialist distributor. The winning entry will demonstrate how the distributor has provided best-in-class service not just to the lenders it works with, but also the consumers it serves.

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Best Online Mortgage Lender

Organisations that should enter:

Any business providing mortgages to UK consumers, with either a primary focus on, or a significant offering in, the online channel. Brokers and other intermediaries should enter ‘best mortgage broker’ or ‘best mortgage distributor’.

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Best Specialist Mortgage Lender

Organisations that should enter:

Any business providing lending services to UK businesses, with a specialism in serving a particular type of customer - this can mean in a particular risk bracket, or with a particular need in terms of finance. Brokers and other intermediaries should enter ‘best mortgage broker’ or ‘best mortgage distributor’.

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Customer Service Excellence - Mortgage Lending

Organisations that should enter:
Any companies that are defined as mortgage lenders by credit trade associations such as the BSA or UK Finance Association (CML) or fit the commonly held definitions of those corporate entities.

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Non-specific


 

Best Brand

Organisations that should enter:
Marketing professionals and teams, those tasked with external communications and customer service managers and champions for UK alternative finance providers, commercial finance providers or mortgage lenders. External PR organisations and marketing strategists who work with UK alternative finance providers, commercial finance providers or mortgage lenders.

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Best Credit Information Provider

Organisations that should enter:

Any company providing data or data services for use in credit decision-making by UK Alternative finance providers, commercial finance providers or mortgage lenders.

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Best Legal & Advisory Service

Organisations that should enter:
Any law, consultancy or professional services firm providing advisory or legal services to the UK alternative finance, commercial finance or mortgage sectors.

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Best Technology Partner

Organisations that should enter:
Any company providing a technology offering – defined as any software, system, technology service or process innovation – providing a demonstrable commercial advantage for a UK alternative lender, commercial lender or mortgage lender, either directly or indirectly (such as by aiding compliance).

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Debt Servicing Excellence

Organisations that should enter:
Individuals and teams of servicers which provide debt management and collection services to UK alternative lenders, commercial lenders or mortgage lenders. Award is for the organisation.

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Gamechanger

Organisations that should enter:

Within your entry, describe how the nominated person, business, team, product, initiative, campaign or concept has had a positive effect on the sector which they operate within (either alternative finance, commercial finance or the mortgage sector), and how it has the potential to change things for good.

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Innovation Award

Organisations that should enter:

The winning entry will show how a business has created a product, technology, system, process or concept never before seen in their sector (either alternative finance, commercial finance or the mortgage sector), and implemented it with demonstrable success.

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Leaders and Pioneers


 

Business Leader of the Year

Who should enter:

A leader of a business operating within either alternative finance, commercial finance or the mortgage sector, who has demonstrated outstanding business leadership in the last 12 months. Judges will examine the progress/growth of the company in the last two years (with particular emphasis on the last 12 months.)

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Rising Star

Organisations that should enter:
This award is for those who are in the alternative finance, commercial finance or the mortgage professions, who spend the majority of their time working in either of these three fields. They will need to demonstrate exceptional performance and career development and must have less than five years’ industry service.

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The awards are independently judged and culminate in a black tie dinner and ceremony at Hilton London Bankside, providing an excellent forum for celebrating success and unparalleled networking opportunities.

 

Getting started

Click on one of the categories below and login or register for free to view the entry page, what the judges are looking for and to start your entries. From there you can enter as many categories as you wish and can edit and return to your entries as many times as you like before the final deadline.

 

Entry deadline

Entries usually cost £200 but are free of charge up until 26 July 2019. The final entry deadline is 9 August 2019.

 

Confidentiality

All materials will remain confidential to the judges. Winning case studies may be used in post-event materials to promote best practice, but permission will be sought from entrants before publishing.

 

Terms & Conditions

By entering the awards, you are agreeing to our terms & conditions. Please click here to view the full terms & conditions.

 

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Features

Sparkling drinks reception

Sumptuous three-course meal with wine followed by coffee and petit fours

Entertainment provided

After-party with dancing until 2am

A bucket of 10 premium beers

Two bottles of premium champagne

Table entertainment

 

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Winners packages

 

License to use Lending Awards winner’s logo
Lending Awards certificate
Winners photo of you collecting the award
Judges’ comments
Full page advert in printed Credit Strategy Magazine

Double page piece of collaborative content detailing what set your company apart from other finalists

 

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Over 120 entries shortlisted

Over 70 companies

Across 28 categories

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2019 judges

Adam Daniels

Adam Daniels

Andrew Jackson

Andrew Jackson

Andrew Wayland

Andrew Wayland

Andy Bishop

Andy Bishop

Doriana Iovino

Doriana Iovino

Joanne Davis

Joanne Davis

Michael Hoare

Michael Hoare

Mike Roberts

Mike Roberts

Nicholas Beal

Nicholas Beal

Nick Allen

Nick Allen

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