The winners of the Personal Finance Society Media Awards 2020 were announced in October.
National Newspaper Personal Finance Section of The Year went to The Sunday Times, while the award for Trade Press Personal Finance Publication of The Year went to FTAdviser and Financial Adviser.
More than 100 PFS members voted for their favourite personal finance titles in a poll conducted by the professional body this summer. A panel of finance experts decided the following journalists produced the best articles, copy and broadcast features this year.
National Newspaper Personal Finance Journalist
Winner: Mark Atherton, The Sunday Times
Highly commended: Adam Williams, The Telegraph
National Newspaper Personal Finance Newcomer
Winner: Marianna Hunt, The Telegraph
Highly commended: Harry Brennan, The Telegraph
Personal Finance Consumer Champion
Winner: Katie Morley, The Telegraph
Highly commended: Carmen Reichmann, FTAdviser
Trade Press Personal Finance Journalist
Winner: Justin Cash, Money Marketing
Joint highly commended: James Fitzgerald, New Model Adviser; and Simoney Kyriakou, FTAdviser and
The media awards were judged by Gemma Siddle, director of Eldon Financial Planning and winner of the PFS’s Chartered Financial Planner of the Year award in 2019, as well as John White, CEO of Sanlam Wealth Management; PR David Andrews; and Keith Richards, CEO of the PFS.