“Short-term concerns regarding liquidity and cash flow health as the COVID-19 pandemic deepened have shifted companies’ focus toward maintaining operational and business continuity. In the process, longer-term growth bets often were set aside. As the immediate financial concerns surrounding the pandemic gradually abate, CFOs have an important role to play in steering the company beyond immediate and obvious opportunities to preserve profitability” Prepare Now for Swift Investment in the COVID-19 Recovery, Gartner

The Market Research Centre has access to a variety of databases that cover various markets. Enterprise Ireland clients can view any of the below reports and more relating to the Financial Services Market.

BCC Research:

  • Pharmaceutical Pricing and Reimbursement: Global Markets (Aug 2020)
  • Impact of Unicorn Companies: Inhibit or Stimulate Competition? (Jan 2020)
  • Financial Services Market Global Briefing 2020: Covid 19 Impact and Recovery (TBRC) (May 2020)


  • Consumer Finance (by Country)
  • Other Banking and Financial Services (by Country)
  • Finance and Insurance (by Country)
  • Fintech in Europe: Digital Banks and P2P Platforms (Jul 2020)
  • Coronavirus Pandemic to Rewrite the Future of Business (Jul 2020)
  • The Impact of Coronavirus on Consumer Finance (Jun 2020)
  • The Coronavirus Era: From Sustainability to Purpose (Jun 2020)
  • Fintech in Asia Pacific: Digital Payment Platforms (Nov 2019)

Frost & Sullivan:

  • Growth Opportunities Driven by Emerging Technologies in Financial Services—An IT Decision Maker Perspective, 2019 (April 2020)
  • Digital Trends in the Finance, Banking, and Insurance Industry, Global, 2019 (March 2020)
  • Regulators: The Key to Financial Services Innovation in Latin America (April 2020)
  • How Blockchain is Transforming the Financial Services Industry (Jan 2020)


  • Best Practices for Adapting ERP, Procurement, Finance and HCM Apps to COVID-19 Recovery and Renewal (July 2020)
  • IT Key Metrics Data 2020: Industry Measures — Banking and Financial Services Analysis (Dec 2019)
  • Prepare Now for Swift Investment in the COVID-19 Recovery (May 2020)

IBIS World:

  • Finance and Insurance in the US (June 2020)
  • Financial Planning and Advice in the US (July 2020)
  • Financial Data Service Providers (Dec 2019)
  • Investment Banking and Securities Brokerage in Australia
  • Finance in Australia
  • Commercial Banks in China
  • Banking in New Zealand


  • Global – Mobile Payments (April 2020)
  • Global – Financial Technology Market (FinTech) (June 2020)
  • Financial Services: Retail, payments, wealth and insurance sectors adapting to the COVID-19 financial shut down … CASE STUDIES (March 2020)

Plimsoll (UK only):

  • Financial Services
  • Financial Claims Management Industry
  • Independent Financial Advisers
  • Finance Brokers

To access these reports and others during COVID-19 please contact market.research@enterprise-ireland.com where our staff will be happy to assist you with your research requirements.
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