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THE INDUSTRY'S MOST RELIABLE RESEARCHERS

Since 1980, Barlow Research Associates, Inc. has been dedicated to providing in-depth market research for the commercial Financial Services 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 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
  • 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
Published

10,000+

Analyst's Journals
Annual Readership

Upcoming Events

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Web Conference

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Web Conference

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Web Conference

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Featured Content

Podcast: The Changing Competitive Landscape in Middle Market Banking

Video/Audio podcast recordings of the April 2021 First Friday are now available! Free to licensed clients in MyBarlow or available for sale.

2021 Barlow Research Business Banking Conference

A Roadmap for the Decade Ahead
May 17th - 20th, 2021

We invite you to join us for Barlow's 2021 Business Banking virtual conference which will be held over four days in May.
Registration is now open, be sure to reserve your spot today!

Essential Resources to Direct SB Strategy

Barlow Research’s Small Business Banking Program provides quantitative voice of the business customer insight and competitive intelligence to drive initiatives for growth and retention.

Analyst's Journal - Apr 14, 2021

Regions Upholds the Top Small Business CAMELS™ Score for Fifth Consecutive Year but Only by Mere Fractions Over U.S. Bank

In Barlow Research’s 2019-2020 data, large banks (assets >$50B) were identified as primary by 53...

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