Yoyo honoured at Money20/20 Europe & Webby Awards

| April 11, 2016 | By

Yoyo has been named one of the top 50 FinTech business by FinTechCity at Money20/20 Europe. Yoyo has also been selected as an honoree in the Webby Awards as part of its Financial Services/Banking category.

The FinTech50 list was selected by experts including Eileen Burbidge, Nadia Crandall, Toby Ostuka, Richard Peers, and other industry leaders.

It presents the top 50 fintech businesses chosen from over 1,200 fintech companies across Europe by some of the most prestigious Fintech VC’s and executives in Europe.

The list also includes Nutmeg, Currency Cloud, TransferWise, and others.

In addition, this week Yoyo Wallet has been selected as an honoree in the Webby Awards as part of the Financial Services/Banking category.

The Webby Awards, presented by the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences (IADAS), is the leading international award honoring excellence on the Internet.

IADAS, which nominates and selects The Webby Award winners, is comprised of web industry experts, including Tumblr founder David Karp, Refinery29’s executive creative director, Piera Gelardi, and Twitter co-founder Biz Stone.

Alain Falys, co-founder and CEO of Yoyo, said:

“It’s a true honour to be included in the prestigious FinTech50 list, and to be selected as an honoree by the world-renowned Webby Awards.

“This recognition reflects the uniqueness of our mobile-first platform for payment and loyalty and the increasingly global nature of Yoyo Wallet, with our activities growing quickly from the UK to the US, Europe and Singapore.”