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Since 1980, Barlow Research Associates, Inc. has been dedicated to providing in-depth market research for the commercial banking sector. With a 90% client retention rate and enduring relationships with some of the largest financial institutions in the United States, Barlow has a finger on the pulse of the business banking industry—and its customers.
Using a tailored approach, we'll leverage our expertise to help you understand your customers better with:
- Customized research to answer your most important questions
- Membership-based programs and database tools that keep you on top of the current research, trends, and issues
- Data-driven strategic insights to put analysis into action
- Industry-wide conferences to introduce solutions and expand brand awareness
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2020 Annual Business Banking Conference
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Video/Audio podcast recordings of the November 2019 First Friday are now available! Free to everyone in MyBarlow.
Nominations for the 2020 Monarch Innovation Awards will be accepted through Friday December 6th, 2019! Learn more.
NEW! After much anticipation, Zelle® is now servicing small businesses. This initiative uncovers how four financial institutions are deploying Zelle® to small business customers. Testing focuses on the functionality and user experience using the mobile application at Bank of America, Chase, Regions and U.S. Bank.
Key competitive intelligence!
Analyst's Journal - Nov 13, 2019
Few small businesses ($100K-<$10MM in annual sales revenue) have been denied or expect to...
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