Verdict Market Research Reports

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Targeting UK Mass Affluents with Insurance

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Summary The mass affluent population in the UK is growing, meaning the demographic is an opportunity for providers selling personal insurance. Mass affluents are more likely to be male, have higher household incomes, and b ...

06-Jan-2017 $1295

Insurtech and Customer Services: Lessons for the Incumbents

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Summary The emergence of insurtech has been fueled by new digital capabilities and Internet of Things (IoT) devices that are reducing costs, changing systems and processes, and enhancing the consumer experience. From an in ...

05-Jan-2017 $1295

UK Personal Lines Insurance: Distribution and Marketing 2016

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Summary In the midst of an "insurtech" revolution, the personal lines distribution space faces a number of new challenges to the status quo and a raft of opportunities to better engage with customers. New approaches are pe ...

03-Jan-2017 $1295

2017: Trends to Watch in Global Wealth Management

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Summary The wealth management industry has been undergoing transformation since the financial crisis, and 2017 will be another year marked with changes to business models and the way providers interact with clients. Many t ...

31-Dec-2016 $5250

Retail Banking Country Snapshot: Italy 2016

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Summary The market for financial products in Italy is less concentrated than in other countries. With the exception of Intesa Sanpaolo and UniCredit, few providers have a significant market share. Across all products, the ...

31-Dec-2016 $3450

Home Retail Series Kitchen Furniture 2016

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Summary Growth in the kitchen furniture market has slowed to 0.5% in 2016 (from 2.0% in 2015).  Prospects for the market are bleak in 2017, as weakening consumer confidence and a slowing housing market mean that consu ...

31-Dec-2016 $8600

Department Store Retailing in the UK 2016

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Summary 2016 was challenging for the department store market, with growth of just 1.7%, the weakest since 2009. Growth would have eluded the channel were it not for the luxury players' performance being boosted by increase ...

31-Dec-2016 $8600

Consumer Payments Country Snapshot: Sweden 2016

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Summary Sweden has the potential to become the world's first cashless society. The use of cash is declining quickly in Sweden and over half of all bank branches no longer deal with cash-based transactions. Payment cards ar ...

31-Dec-2016 $3450

Consumer Payments Country Snapshot: China 2016

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Summary China represents a mature payment card market in Asia, with over 5 billion payment cards in issue. Despite a high card-per-customer ratio China is expected to see mild growth in both card numbers and the value of t ...

24-Dec-2016 $3450

UK Pet Insurance: Distribution and Marketing 2016

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Summary 2016 saw the UK's supermarkets and major retailers confirm their role in the distribution of pet insurance, with a significant proportion of consumers now seeking alternative channels to obtain their policies. Whil ...

24-Dec-2016 $1295

Consumer Payments Country Snapshot: India 2016

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Summary The second largest consumer market globally, India remains a cash-driven economy. However, digital payments will see growth in the Indian market, and are forecast to overtake cash transactions by 2023.The key oppor ...

21-Dec-2016 $3450

Retail Banking Country Snapshot: Turkey 2016

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Summary Turkey has a growing financial services market, enlivened by the innovative approach traditional banks have taken. Ownership of key financial products is widespread, with consumers favoring local providers that hav ...

15-Dec-2016 $3450

Australian IFAs, Investment Managers and Platforms 2016

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Summary Financial advisors are a key distribution network for retail investors in Australia. All investment product manufacturers need to understand the priorities and criteria that advisors use to select their investment ...

14-Dec-2016 $3450

UK Household Insurance: Distribution and Marketing 2016

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Summary The direct channel remains the preferred way to purchase home insurance and has gained market share across all three products (contents, buildings, and combined) in 2016. The banking channel is also growing due to ...

14-Dec-2016 $1295

Retail Banking Country Snapshot: Indonesia 2016

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Summary Indonesia has a sizable segment that resembles a development stage similar to markets such as Malaysia. Consumers within this segment are very much like those in developed markets, whereby they embrace the convenie ...

13-Dec-2016 $3450

Wealth in Indonesia: Sizing the Market Opportunity 2016

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Summary The Indonesian affluent market is small but is set for continuous strong growth. Indeed, the proportions of HNW and mass affluent individuals compared to its overall size are unremarkable, and it is only the strong ...

09-Dec-2016 $3450

Wealth in Russia: Sizing the Market Opportunity 2016

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Summary The performance of the Russian liquid wealth market is driven by strong growth in the retail savings and investments market. Given the predominant allocation in deposits, year-on-year growth has depended primarily ...

09-Dec-2016 $3450

Personal Care Electricals

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Summary In 2016, the PCE market has seen steady, but not significant, growth of 2.4%. The hair-styling market is driving growth in 2016, with an increase of 4.4% this year. The PCE market is defined by replacement purchase ...

09-Dec-2016 $8600

Consumer Payments Country Snapshot: Spain 2016

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Summary The Spanish payments market was significantly impacted by the economic crisis. While the crisis affected banks' reputations, it also accelerated their efforts to rejuvenate in order to regain the trust of Spanish c ...

08-Dec-2016 $3450

UK Pensions Snapshot 2016

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Summary The pre- and post-retirement markets have seen some of the biggest changes for a century in the last couple of years, and these are clearly translating through to a sales impact on pensions. Automatic enrolment wil ...

08-Dec-2016 $1295