The Mail on Sunday's Rachel Rickard Straus collects her Award from Schroders Head of UK Intermediary Doug Abbott and Awards Host Marcus Brigstocke


This category developed into an extremely close-run affair with four of the six shortlisted names in with a chance of winning the award after the judges completed their initial set of scores. After a very lively judging session Rachel Rickard Straus finally emerged as the winner.

“Fantastic. Her submission covered a broad range of journalistic techniques with well-written and insightful pieces,” one judge commented. “Rachel aims to help people invest their money and does it very well,” added another.


  • Harry Brennan, Telegraph Media Group
  • Kyle Caldwell, for work on interactive investor and Money Observer
  • Jonathan Jones, Trustnet, for work at Telegraph Media Group
  • Jeff Prestridge, The Mail on Sunday
  • Rachel Rickard Straus, The Mail on Sunday
  • Holly Thomas, Freelance


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