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Through our growing community of financial service marketing professionals, The Financial Services Forum can offer unique opportunities to increase your brand awareness within the sector. From one-off event sponsorship and journal advertising, through to our annual corporate partnership and community-specific engagement, we can create a package to meet your requirements.

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Bdifferent is a specialist financial services market research company. We’re 100% focused on financial services and are proud to work for some of the world’s biggest global financial services brands around.

We know finance: Investments, savings, pensions, retirement income, insurance, banking, protection

We’re inquisitive; research methodologies are designed around our clients’ needs and we’re not rigid in our approach. What is right for one project is not necessarily right for another.

The most important thing is getting to the right answers – questioning, listening, probing analysing. Providing intelligent answers to often complex answers.

We’re constantly monitoring behaviour, sentiment, usage and attitude to help our clients define and design their strategy, products, propositions and communications.

Business to business or business to consumer, we probe deep and explore in depth to make sure our clients get right to the heart of their business issues.

Teresa Roux, Director

01293 601901


Buto is a professional video hosting platform, enabling secure management, analysis and distribution of content. Includes ability to create interactive content/ integrate with existing marketing stack such as marketing automation tools and easily add closed captions to your videos and podcasts.

Debbie Dinardo

0203 322 8742 / 07841 527 278


Showpad UK Ltd

Showpad, the global leader in sales enablement, empowers sales and marketing to deliver better buyer experiences for growth. With the industry’s only one-stop shop content and training platform it unifies content management with innovative coaching to boost buyer engagement and results. Empowered by Artificial Intelligence, it enables recommendations of the right content and accurate reporting in real-time. Showpad services over 1,200 customers world-wide including Johnson & Johnson, BASF, GE Healthcare, Fujifilm and Honeywell.

Miisa Bergius, Marketing Programs Manager for UK, Ireland and Nordics

07944 687 877


Acquia is the open source digital experience company

Acquia’s platform allows organisations to build, manage and activate ambitious digital experiences at scale. Thousands of organisations around the globe rely on our platform to power customer experiences across any channel.

Our platform is open and built to be API-first, which makes it easy to meet your organisation’s specific needs and environment. With Acquia, you’ll gain one foundation and native cloud platform that’s digital customer experience-ready to enable your IT, marketing and commerce teams to build and deliver the applications and content their customers demand – now and in the future.

Senior Rob Janes, Enterprise Sales Executive

07414 668967


ScanmarQED is a specialist marketing technology company providing unique tools and solutions that deliver Marketing Effectiveness capabilities to marketers.

Our mission is to empower marketers to discover and harness insights in their data to make better, more profitable marketing decisions. Since 2008, we have been working with UK and Global insurance brands to deliver superior performance and greater agility to clients in the financial services industry.

Our talented team of marketing analysts and industry experts ensure our solutions, enable clients to optimise marketing ROI, drive profitable revenue growth, employ data to improve customer acquisition, retention and loyalty, and respond faster to change than competitors.

For the Financial sector, we offer:
• Advanced Mix Marketing Modelling and Forecasting solutions (inc. Attribution) that enable your organisation to run marketing mix analysis (econometrics) internally or on a consultancy basis
• Marketing Tracker – data integration, harmonisation and collaborative reporting which brings together all key marketing data including all forms of advertising, affiliate, aggregator, research and ERP data

Industries We Serve:
• Financial Services including retail banking
• Consumer Insurance
• Advertising Agencies / Consultancies

ScanmarQED (formerly MarketingQED in the UK) is part of the Scanmar Group Europe’s largest Marketing Effectiveness Technology provider.

John Dawson, Managing Director

020 3137 6800

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REaD Group

REaD Group is the UKs leading data company.

We believe that to genuinely engage customers, communication needs to be timely, relevant and permissioned. Every day we use our unrivalled data products, insight and expertise to help our clients get closer to their customers.

We hold the most comprehensive GDPR ready database in the UK with over 30 million records and hundreds of selectable variables. Synonymous with data quality, REaD Group’s market leading data cleaning solution is the most comprehensive and accurate in the UK.

We also deliver actionable insight and reporting, build single customer and prospect views, run highly effective performance marketing campaigns plus a range of bespoke data and consultative services. Contact us to find out how we can help you optimise your data strategy.

Samantha Barrow, Head of Marketing

020 7089 6400

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