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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
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  • Industry-wide conferences to introduce solutions and expand brand awareness
  • Weekly newsletters featuring informative Analyst Journal articles

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Years of Insights

100k+

Survey
Respondents

1,000+

Research Projects
Conducted

900+

Analyst's Journals
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10,000+

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Upcoming Events

Jan

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Research Released

4Q17 Trending Briefs completed

Feb

6

Research Released

Market Share Dashboard Tool updated with 4Q17 data

Feb

9

Web Conference

11 am Central - First Friday Webcast

Feb

19

Holiday

Presidents Day: Barlow Research Offices Open

Feb

20

Research Released

Relationship Management Staffing Model Dashboard Tool updated with 2017 data

Featured Content

Save the Date! Barlow Research's 2018 Business Banking Conference

Join us on May 21st & 22nd, 2018 at U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, MN! Mark your calendar now, more details coming soon!

Using AI to Create Human-Centered Business Banking Recommendations

Video/Audio podcast recordings of the January 2018 First Friday are now available! Free to licensed clients in MyBarlow or available for sale.

Small Business Cash Flow Management Study

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-- A deep dive into business owners' behaviors, emotions, processes and pain of managing cash flow

-- Actionable data for product and sales strategies

In Field Now!

Analyst's Journal - Jan 10, 2018

Top Middle Market Banks for 2017: Wells Fargo Defends Its Lead in the Middle Market

The Barlow Research Middle Market Study focuses on companies $10MM-<$500MM in annual sales. Fielded...

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