NASHVILLE, TN / ACCESSWIRE / September 27, 2022 / Smart, a leading global retirement technology provider, was named Pensions Tech of the Year by the US Fintech Awards. The awards celebrate the significant achievements of the financial technology community.
Judges said Smart was chosen for its highly thoughtful partner integrations that promise genuine change, referencing Smart's partnership with Finhabits, a market-leading fintech provider by Latinos for Latinos. Earlier this year, Smart announced a partnership with Finhabits, launching a 401(k) solution for small businesses and their employees designed to be a simple, bilingual, and affordable alternative to state-mandated retirement plans nationwide.
"We are honored to accept this award, especially because it recognizes our commitment to providing easy-to-use retirement tools that deliver real benefits for both small businesses and their employees," said Jodan Ledford, CEO of Smart in the US. "I offer my congratulations to the whole Smart team and the additional US Fintech Awards winners."
This is one of many recent accolades for Smart, a current finalist for the ThinkAdvisor Luminaries Awards.
See a full list of the US Fintech Awards winners here.
Smart is a global savings and investments technology provider. Its mission is to transform retirement, savings, and financial well-being, across all generations, around the world.
Smart partners with financial institutions (including broker-dealers, RIAs, retirement providers, insurers, asset managers, banks) and financial advisers to deliver retirement savings and income solutions that are digital, customized, and cost-efficient.
Smart, founded in the UK, operates in the USA, Europe, Australia, and the Middle East with over a million savers and over $5 billion in assets. Smart supports its clients with a 750+ strong global team and saw over 2,000% growth in assets on its platform since 2018.
Legal & General, J.P. Morgan, Fidelity International Strategic Ventures, Link Group, Barclays, Natixis Investment Managers, Chrysalis Investments, and DWS Group and are all investors to date in Smart.
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