Who We Are

THE INDUSTRY'S MOST RELIABLE RESEARCHERS

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
  • Subscription-based programs and database tools that keep you on top of the current research, trends, and issues
  • Data-driven strategic consulting to put analysis into action
  • Industry-wide conferences to introduce solutions and expand brand awareness
  • Weekly newsletters featuring informative Analyst Journal articles

39

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

Jun

28

Research Released

1Q19 Trending Briefs completed

Jul

4

Holiday

Independence Day: Barlow Research Offices Closed

Jul

8

Research Released

2Q19 Small Business, Middle Market, & Digital Business Banking snapshots posted

Aug

2

Web Conference

11 am Central - First Friday Webcast

Featured Content

Finding Core Deposits Study

New! This study is a three-component initiative designed to identify the best opportunities to increase core deposits. This study will capture the deposit behaviors in three customer sales ranges, analyze deposit balances, and size and identify opportunities.
Timely guidance to support growth strategy!

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to learn more.

2019 Ohio Market Segment Studies

New! Barlow Research will size the universe, detail the competitive landscape and provide qualitative feedback from companies in market on their receptivity to Bank of America as a new market entrant.
Competitive intelligence you can’t get anywhere else!

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for pricing.

Podcast: "Trendspotting 2019: Eight Numbers Shaping Business Banking"

Video/Audio podcast recordings of the June 2019 First Friday are now available! Free to licensed clients in MyBarlow or available for sale.

Analyst's Journal - Jun 19, 2019

Fifth Third and Citizens Bank Discuss New Middle Market Delivery Models for Credit, Sales and Servicing

This year at the Barlow Research Business Banking Conference (May 20 and 21 in Chicago...

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Thanks for taking the time to find us. As business banking researchers, we highly value your thoughts and opinions about what banks are getting right—and help them find opportunities for improvement. With your help we can educate banks about the evolving needs of customers like you.