ifs University College and BBA announce Awards partnership

21 October, 2015
"

Now in its 18th year, the Financial World Innovation Awards will once again celebrate the best initiatives in the banking and financial services industries, in partnership with the BBA.

The newly-titled bba/ifs Financial Innovation Awards will be held at the Grand Connaught Rooms in Central London on Thursday 3 December 2015, with nominations for entries opening this week (w/c 1 June 2015).

With the Awards celebrating leadership, vision and innovation, the partnership between financial education specialist, ifs University College and the UK’s leading trade association in banking, the BBA, will bring even greater recognition to the achievements of the banking and financial services industries and further broaden their appeal.

Commenting on the launch of the partnership, ifs University College Principal Alex Fraser said:

From the latest developments in banking technologies to the creation of innovative customer service propositions, the Financial World Innovation awards have, for nearly two decades, showcased the very best initiatives, products and services that define our industry.

Through our partnership with the BBA, the 1st bba/ifs Financial Innovation Awards will seek to build on the past 17 years, reaching an even wider audience and continuing to mark – and celebrate – the advancements our industry will undoubtedly create.”

Also commenting on the awards, Keith Phillips, Managing Director of BBA Enterprises said:

We are delighted to be joining forces with ifs University College on these high profile Awards, which provide our members with a valuable opportunity to showcase their expertise and commitment to consumer-focused innovation.

“We will be supporting nominations throughout our membership and beyond to help the industry demonstrate the steps being taking to further improve trust and reputation.”

For further details about the awards and nominations, please visit: www.financialinnovationawards.co.uk

"