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Deloitte Named Top Service Provider at 2019 LendIt Fintech Awards

SAN FRANCISCO, April 25, 2019 — Deloitte was named the top service provider at the 2019 LendIt Fintech Industry Awards, honored for its work in “demonstrating deep expertise, unique value, strong ROI, commitment to clients and the fostering of a deeper understanding of fintech.”

Announced during LendIt Fintech USA 2019, the awards brought together 400 fintech influencers and innovators while honoring their achievements across 21 different categories.

“Deloitte has been working with the largest and most prominent fintech companies from the earliest days of this sector and we have helped our clients in each stage of their lifecycle,” said Kenny M. Smith, vice chairman, Deloitte LLP, and U.S. financial services industry leader. “Deloitte is thrilled to be honored for our efforts in the fintech space, as we are collaborating with both emerging and leading fintech companies every day in a variety of capacities and serve our fintech clients with distinction at each stage of the lifecycle.”

The professional service organization’s clients — which stretch across its audit, tax, consulting and risk advisory business units — range from those in early-stage ideation and early-stage and pre-revenue startups to well-established financial institutions that are developing their own fintech models in-house or through partnerships. Overall, Deloitte works with 92% of the 2018 Fortune Global 500 financial services corporations.

Deloitte’s work with clients in the fintech space includes new product ideation, development of proof of concept, navigating regulatory compliance challenges, improving processes and controls, mergers and acquisitions, and tax structuring, among other areas.

“We have a rich ecosystem around us, comprised of startups, incubators, accelerators and venture capitalists, giving us unique access to the latest trends and the opportunity to partner early with growing companies,” said Smith. “We are dedicated to the advancement of fintech and the companies who shape the industry. And through our services, our insights and our eminence, we continue to make outstanding contributions to the future of fintech.”

Media contacts:

Chris Faile
Public Relations
Deloitte Services LP
+1 212 436 5170

Pia Basu
Public Relations
Deloitte Services LP
+1 212 436 7104

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