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April 25

LendingTree and COMPLY2018 Announce the Kraken Innovation Award

Nominations are open for the COMPLY2018 Kraken Innovation Award sponsored by LendingTree which recognizes a company focusing on innovation through new technology, establishing best practices or committing to a culture of compliance.

COMPLY2018 announces that LendingTree, the nation’s leading online loan marketplace, will award one company as The Most Innovative Company during the annual RegTech and Compliance Conference May 16- 17 in New York City.

The prestigious Kraken Innovation Award recognizes the hard work, dedication and collaboration of the industry’s most innovative teams. Startups and established businesses from around the world can apply for the opportunity to be named the winner of the Kraken Innovation Award sponsored by LendingTree, and receive recognition at COMPLY2018 when presented the award live on stage.

“LendingTree is proud to partner with COMPLY to recognize those committed to advancing innovation in the regulatory technology and financial technology industry,” said Doug Lebda, Founder and CEO of LendingTree. “It’s exciting for us to acknowledge companies who are leading the way when it comes to innovation through technology, culture, or creating best practices and COMPLY is a great platform to do that.”

LendingTree’s chief marketing officer, Brad Wilson will also be a keynote speaker at COMPLY2018 during the session Marketing Mavens along with speakers from TD Ameritrade, Uber and Facebook.

Other companies speaking at COMPLY2018 include: American Express, IBM Watson Financial Services, Marcus: By Goldman Sachs, FS Card and more. See the full speaker lineup and agenda at www.COMPLY2018.com

“COMPLY2018 brings together the most comprehensive gathering of innovators, investors, legal and compliance professionals and regulators from across the globe,” said Alex Baydin, CEO of PerformLine and Founder of the COMPLY Conferences. “We’re excited to have LendingTree recognize the companies who are a crucial part of the RegTech and FinTech ecosystem and bringing new and innovative ideas to our industry.”

Submissions accepted until May 1st, with finalists being announced shortly thereafter. Entries will be judged by executives from LendingTree and COMPLY2018. To nominate your company please visit www.COMPLY2018.com.

Registration for COMPLY2018 is open online until May 15. The standard rate of $1,495 per person, and group discounts for 3+ registrants at $1,046 per person are available until May 1, 2018. Last minute rate of $1,795 per person is available from May 1 – 15, 2018 and on-site pricing of $1,995 will be available. To register or learn more about the conference, please visit https://comply2018.com/. Press requesting to attend should contact marketing(at)performline(dot)com for more information.



LendingTree (NASDAQ: TREE) is the nation’s leading online loan marketplace, empowering consumers as they comparison-shop across a full suite of loan and credit based offerings. LendingTree provides an online marketplace which connects consumers with multiple lenders that compete for their business, as well as an array of online tools and information to help consumers find the best loan. Since inception, LendingTree has facilitated more than 65 million loan requests. LendingTree provides free monthly credit scores through My LendingTree and access to its network of over 500 lenders offering home loans, personal loans, credit cards, student loans, business loans, home equity loans/lines of credit, auto loans and more. LendingTree, LLC is a subsidiary of LendingTree, Inc. For more information go to www.lendingtree.com, dial 800-555-TREE, like our Facebook page and/or follow us on Twitter @LendingTree.


COMPLY2018 is the largest RegTech and Compliance event — bringing together the most comprehensive gathering of innovators, investors, legal and compliance professionals and regulators from across the globe. COMPLY is focused on actionable take-aways for mitigating risk, maintaining brand safety and implementing marketing regulations for any company. COMPLY2018 was named a “Top RegTech Conference for 2018.” COMPLY2018 takes place on May 16 & 17, 2018 at Tribeca360 in NYC. Register at https://comply2018.com.