Magma Nominated for Best Website in the 17th Annual Webby Awards

Kolkata, West Bengal, India, Thursday, April 25, 2013 -- (Business Wire India) 
Magma Fincorp Ltd., one of India's leading retail asset finance companies has
been nominated for Best website in the 17th Annual Webby Awards. Hailed as the
"Internet's highest honor" by The New York Times, The Webby Awards, presented by
the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences (IADAS), is the leading
international award honoring excellence on the Internet. The IADAS, which
nominates and selects The Webby Award Winners, is comprised of web industry
experts, including media mogul Arianna Huffington, Skype CEO Tony Bates, Mozilla
CEO and Chair Mitchell Baker, Instagram co-founder Kevin Systrom, mobile-phone
inventor Martin Cooper, and Stumble Upon founder Garrett Camp. 
Magma Fincorp Limited (“Magma”) is a non-deposit taking non-banking finance
company (NBFC), registered with the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) as an Asset
Finance Company. The Company, having started operations over two decades back,
is listed on the Bombay Stock Exchange Limited and the National Stock Exchange
in India. 
"Nominees like Magma are setting the standard for innovation and creativity on
the Internet," said David-Michel Davies, Executive Director of the Webby Awards.
"It is an incredible achievement to be selected among the best from the 11,000
entries we received this year."  
"It is a great honor that Magma Fincorp has been nominated in the 17th Annual
Webby Awards in the Financial Services/Banking category. With 11,000 entries
received from all 50 US states and over 60 countries, the Academy has
acknowledged outstanding entries as Official Honorees”, said Mr. Suryakant
Mishra, Associate Vice President, Magma Fincorp Ltd.  
Magma's listing on the webby site is located at: http://bit.ly/14kV25T.  
Winners will be announced on Tuesday, April 30, 2013 and honored at a
star-studded ceremony on Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at Cipriani on Wall Street in New
York City, where they will have an opportunity to deliver one of The Webby
Awards' famous 5-Word Speeches. Highlights from last year's 5-Word Speeches
include: Pinterest: “Pinterest loves you Ryan Gosling”; Bjork: "A.E.I.O.U";
and Holocaust survivor Tibor Sands for The United States Holocaust
Museum”Thank you for remembering me. 
About Magma Fincorp Limited 
Magma Fincorp Limited (“Magma”) is a non-deposit taking non-banking finance
company (NBFC), registered with the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) as an Asset
Finance Company. The Company, having started operations over two decades back,
is listed on the Bombay Stock Exchange Limited and the National Stock Exchange
in India. 
Magma provides a bouquet of financial products including financing of Utility
Vehicles & Cars, Commercial Vehicles, Construction Equipments, Used Commercial
Vehicles, Tractors, SME Loans, Loan against gold, Home finance and Insurance.
Magma has a dedicated base of around 3 lac customers and has assets of INR
13,530 Cr under management. The company has 240 branches in 20 states and 1
union territory and employs over 6600 people. www.magma.co.in.  
About The Webby Awards 
Hailed as the "Internet's highest honor" by the New York Times, The Webby Awards
is the leading international award honoring excellence on the Internet,
including Websites, interactive advertising & media, online film & video, and
mobile & apps. Established in 1996, the 17th Annual Webby Awards received 11,000
entries from all 50 states and over 60 countries worldwide. The Webby Awards is
presented by The International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences. Sponsors
and Partners of The Webby Awards include: Internet Explorer, Google+, Quancast,
Yext, Vitamin T, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Mashable, The Occasional and Business
Insider. 
Media contact details 
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+91 9830049149,
poulomi@bluelotuspr.com 
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