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Fitch Solutions Wins American Financial Technology Award for ‘Best Use of the Agile Method’

December 4, 2018

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 4, 2018--Fitch Solutions, a leading provider of credit, debt market, and macro intelligence solutions, has won an American Financial Technology Award for ‘Best Use of the Agile Method’.

The award, which recognizes technology vendors’ use of the agile methodology to deliver regular software updates to clients, was presented at last night’s awards dinner hosted by Waters magazine and WatersTechnology.com.

The award acknowledges the technology behind FitchConnect, an innovative, robust and comprehensive credit analytics and market intelligence platform. Use of the agile method revolutionized Fitch Solutions’ content management system. By planning and prioritizing time with developers and facilitating close collaboration between product and the research analysts, Fitch Solutions reduced the time required to get research from inception to publication. This allowed analysts’ ideas to be converted quickly into consumable research for clients.

“Fitch Solutions is thrilled to be recognized as a leader in building and deploying solutions that our clients rely on to make informed credit and business decisions,” says Brian Filanowski, Global Head of Data, Product, Technology and Solutions. “Our product and solutions teams remain committed to making FitchConnect a comprehensive platform for the market’s research and data needs.”

About Fitch Solutions

Fitch Solutions is an industry-leading provider of credit, debt market, and macro intelligence solutions, and the primary distributor of Fitch Ratings content. Today, 90% of the world’s leading banks and financial institutions, as well as multinational companies, government agencies, and consulting firms based across the globe depend on Fitch content to inform their business decisions.

Fitch Solutions is part of Fitch Group, a global leader in financial information services with operations in more than 30 countries. Fitch Group is wholly-owned by Hearst.

For more information, please visit www.fitchsolutions.com.

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CONTACT: Media Relations:

Alyssa Castelli, New York

Tel: +1 (212) 908 0540

Email:alyssa.castelli@thefitchgroup.com

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA NEW YORK

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: TECHNOLOGY DATA MANAGEMENT SOFTWARE PROFESSIONAL SERVICES BANKING FINANCE

SOURCE: Fitch Solutions

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