Best Financial Services Website to be Named by the Web Marketing Association in the 26th Annual WebAward Competition

Boston, MA, April 07, 2022 –(– The Web Marketing Association is looking for the world’s best financial services websites in its 26th annual WebAward international competition for website development at www.webaward . org. The WebAwards are the standards-setting competition that sets benchmarks for 96 industries, including banking, credit unions, insurance, investing, mutual funds, financial services and, for the first time, cryptocurrency and blockchain websites, based on the seven criteria for a successful website. . The deadline for submitting finance-related websites to be judged is May 31, 2022.

“The financial services industry is very competitive when it comes to web development, and businesses can benefit from independent evaluation of their online efforts,” said William Rice, president of the Web Marketing Association. “Financial websites in the future will need to balance what the web visitor is looking for in terms of innovation and technology and what the industry demands in terms of regulation.”

Websites are judged on seven criteria, including design, innovation, content, technology, interactivity, writing and ease of use. Each WebAward entry in the Financial Services category is judged against other financial services entries and then against an overall standard of excellence.

All financial services entrants benefit from valuable feedback in terms of specific criteria scores compared to the average scores for their industry. They may also receive specific feedback from the professional WebAward judges on their website development efforts.

WebAward winners in the Financial Services categories will also receive:
Beautiful statue or certificate of achievement
Increased visibility for their business
Marketing opportunity to promote company website to media
Links to your site from the highly ranked WebAward site to help with SEO
· A highlight for your resume.
Admiration from peers, friends and colleagues

Each year, the Web Marketing Association names the best in the industry for different financial services categories based on the score they receive from WebAward judges.

Recent winners of Best Financial Services Website include:

– 2020 – Mastercard for the DESIGN OF THE MASTERCARD.COM SITE
– 2019 – Conceptual Minds, Inc. for ClienTax, Inc.
– 2018 – Small army for the Country Bank website
– 2017 – Great-West Life, London Life, Canada Life for the consumer site HelloLife
– 2016 – Edward Jones for Edward Jones website
– 2015 – Prudential Financial for Sponsor Center – Supporting Retirement Security Plan Participants
– 2014 – Agile for agile website
– 2013 – Agile for agile website
– 2012 – InvestLab & Comrade for InvestLab Tradepop Branding & Design
– 2011 – Brightworks Interactive Marketing & RBC for RBC Better Student Life
– 2010 – Standard Chartered Bank and TBWATEQUILAHong Kong for Standard Chartered Bank homepage
– 2009 – Standard Chartered Bank and TBWATEQUILAHong Kong for Standard Chartered Private Bank Global Website
– 2008 – Organic Inc for Bank of America fees and processes
– 2007 – John Hancock Funds, LLC for Financial Professionals Website
– 2006 – T3 (The Think Tank) for Chase Card with Blink
– 2005 – Merrill Lynch for the Merrill Lynch Gateway website
– 2004 – Moving Minds, LLC for Trancentrix Enterprise Payment Solutions website
– 2003 – Weber Shandwick Worldwide for CNBC on MSN Money

Recent winners of Best Banking Website include:

– 2021 – Jack Henry Digital – Banno for THE BANK OF PRINCETON
– 2020 – Jack Henry & Associates / Banno Group for THINK BANK
– 2019 – ZAG Interactive for Berkshire Bank
– 2018 – Mirum (Thailand) Co., Ltd. For Krungthai Bank website
– 2017 – Reichl and eMarketing partner for DADAT Direct Bank
– 2016 – Western Alliance Bancorporation for the redesign of the Western Alliance Bancorporation website
– 2015 – TURKIYE IS BANKASI (ISBANK) for Turkiye Is Bankasi New Privia website
– 2014 – Ally Bank for Ally Bank product pages
– 2013 – Group digital banking services for the new Standard Chartered Bank India website
– 2012 – Cleartag SAL for Audi map artist website
– 2011 – Finn Digital on behalf of Johnson Financial Group for Johnson Bank website redesign
– 2010 – Standard Chartered Bank and TBWATEQUILAHong Kong for Standard Chartered Bank homepage
– 2009 – Organic, Inc. for Bank of America – Morris on Campus (Winner Best of Show 2009)
– 2008 – TBWATEQUILA HK for Standard Chartered Bank/People in Action
– 2007 – Organic, Inc. for Bank of America No Fee Mortgage Plus
– 2006 – Carat Fusion for Wachovia Championship 17
– 2005 – for
– 2004 – Ion Global Limited for HSBC Card Services HK

Recent winners of Best Credit Union Website include:

– 2021 – Sundin Marketing for ST. JOHN’S CREDIT BOX
– 2020 – ZAG Interactive for Andrews Federal Credit Union
– 2019 – ZAG Interactive for University Credit Union
– 2018 – ZAG Interactive for Coastal Credit Union
– 2017 – ZAG Interactive for Black Hills Federal Credit Union
– 2016 – America First Credit Union for America First Credit Union website
– 2015 – CU Solutions Group for Water & Power Community Credit Union
– 2014 – ZAG Interactive for SF Police Credit Union
– 2013 – Extractable for the Logix Federal Credit Union site
– 2012 – Boston Interactive for IC Federal Credit Union
– 2011 – Extractable for the Federal Credit Union security service
– 2010 – Extractable for civic equity
– 2009 – America First Credit Union for
– 2008 – Delta Community for CU Delta Community Credit Union
– 2007 – Extractable for SAFE body
– 2006 – Webnbeyond for Union America Mortgage
– 2005 – America First Credit Union for
– 2004 – Imirage, Inc for APCI Federal Credit Union

Recent winners from the Best Insurance website include:

2021 – The Zebra for LE ZEBRE 2021
2020 – for
2019 – 90 degree design for Brentwood Services website
2018 – Antyra Solutions (Private) Limited for Fairfirst Insurance
2017 – TribalVision for Falvey Yacht Insurance
2016 – Insurify for Insurify website
2015 – GEICO for GEICO website
2014 – TIAA-CREF Life Insurance Co. for Life Wizard
2013 – Cigna for Health Care Reform for YOU Infographic
2012 – The Progressive Group of Insurance Companies for The Progressive Group of Insurance Companies, Agency
2011 – American Family Insurance for
2010 – Liberty Mutual, Hill Holiday and RED Interactive Agency for the online racing game 2099, presented by Liberty Mutual
2009 – AXA Equitable for
2008 – California Blue Shield for
· 2007 – Progressive Insurance for Progressive Corp.
2006 – California Blue Shield
2005 – Internet Communications for Medical Mutual – Ohio’s Get-Well Card TM
2004 – for Horizon Empire Blue Cross BlueShield
2003 – Empire BlueCross BlueShield for Empire BlueCross BlueShield website
2002 – Progressive Insurance for

Recent Best Investment Website winners include:

2021 – Sondhelm Partners for CHASE INVESTMENTS
2020 – Cloud Construct for RA Capital
2019 – Strategic MBC for Domos
2018 – PaperStreet Web Design for Aviator Capital
2017 – John Hancock Investments for John Hancock Investments website
2016 – Boston Interactive for Standish Mellon
2015 – Orbis investments for Orbis Access
2014 – Behringer for
2013 – Behringer Harvard for Behringer
2012 – Extractable for Motif Investing website redesign
2011 – John Hancock Funds, LLC for John Hancock Funds Financial Professionals Website
2010 – Loan Club Society for Loan Club
2009 – Razorfish for Investor’s Business Daily
2008 – John Hancock Annuities for
2007 – Frank Worldwide Inc. for 55 West Wacker – Cape Horn Group
2006 – i33 communications LLC for BetterInvesting website redesign
2005 – BusinessWeek Online for BusinessWeek Online website
2004 – Alliet Capital Corporation for Allied Capital Corporation website
2003 – Summit Partners for Summit Partners website
2002 – Frank Russell Company for

Recent winners from the Best Mutual Fund website include:

2020 – Mairs & Power / SunStar Strategic Website for Mairs & Power
2017 – Pacific Life website for Pacific Funds
2015 – Aston Asset Management for Aston Funds website
2014 – Aston Asset Management for Aston Funds website
2013 – John Hancock Investments for John Hancock Investments Advisor Site
2012 – John Hancock Funds, LLC for John Hancock Funds public website
2011 – John Hancock Funds, LLC for John Hancock Funds Financial Professionals Website
2010 – John Hancock Funds, LLC for Mutual Funds Professional Website
2009 – John Hancock Funds, LLC for John Hancock Funds Financial Professionals Website
2008 – John Hancock Funds John Hancock Funds public website
2007 – John Hancock Funds, LLC for John Hancock Funds Financial Professionals Website
· 2006 – Cohen & Steers for the Cohen & Steers website
· 2005 – Cohen & Steers for the Cohen & Steers website
2004 – bbdigital/SEI Investments for HighMark Funds website
2003 – Barclays Global Investors for
2002 – Pioneer Investments for

Financial services websites can be considered for Best Financial Services Website 2022 and other finance related WebAward on WebAward website.

The 2022 WebAwards are sponsored by the following leading organizations:, iContact and Webmaster Radio. The Web Marketing Association thanks these companies for their commitment to the entire online marketing community.

About the Web Awards

The Web Marketing Association was founded in 1997 to help set the gold standard for online marketing. Our internationally acclaimed awards programs, such as the WebAward for Website Development Competition, Internet Advertising Competition and MobileWebAwards, recognize individuals and organizations responsible for developing the most effective online marketing programs on the Internet. today. Entrants benefit from an evaluation of their marketing efforts by a professional jury and the marketing opportunities presented by being recognized as an award-winning web developer.

Andrew B. Reiter