Bankless Times editor earns second LendIt award nomination

LendIt Fintech, the world’s leading event in financial services innovation, announced today that they have selected Bankless Times as a finalist in the Best Journalist Coverage category for the LendIt Fintech Industry Awards.

The Best Journalist Coverage finalists demonstrate who has provided the most insightful and original coverage about lending innovation and fin-tech.

This is Tony’s second nomination.


Tony Zerucha

Bankless Times was selected as a finalist out of hundreds of applicants worldwide and by more than 30 respected fin-tech industry experts who judged finalists representing innovation, emerging talent and top performers. Bankless Times will compete for top honours within its award category at the LendIt Fintech Industry Awards Show and Dinner on April 10 at the LendIt Fintech conference in San Francisco.

The prestigious awards will bring together 500 fin-tech influencers, entrepreneurs and thought leaders to honour the outstanding achievements in financial services innovation.

“Tony has done an incredible job covering fin-tech, alt-fi and blockchain topics for several years running,” said Bankless Times CEO and editor in chief John White. “He was one of the first to focus on these categories and has become an industry leader. He receives dozens of pitches a week for coverage, a sure sign that he is a journalistic leader in the space.”

“This year’s finalists are the most innovative companies disrupting the future of finance in order to improve the quality of daily life,” said Peter Renton, co-founder and co-chairman, LendIt Fintech. “We were yet again impressed by the number of high-calibre nominees and look forward to celebrating these companies that have made impressive contributions to the fin-tech industry.”

To view all LendIt Fintech Industry Award finalists, visit

About LendIt Fintech

LendIt Fintech is a recognized global internet finance industry leader, founded in New York in 2013. Its aim is to gather industry elites to discuss and explore latest trends in the development of international financial technology. LendIt Fintech has become the largest event in financial services innovation as it hosts three annual conferences, LendIt Fintech USA, LendIt Fintech Europe, and Lang Di Fintech, and dozens of complimentary online and in-person industry events. LendIt Fintech also owns and operates one of the world’s leading industry educational channels, Lend Academy.

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