Digital Strategy & Experience Research

Leverage digital capabilities to improve customer experience and engagement

The digital world doesn't stand still -- neither does Javelin Strategy & Research. Our digital Banking team constantly monitors the impact of market trends and emerging technologies on financial institutions and solution providers. Plan for "what's next" by evaluating market shifts and strategically aligning offerings with objectives and consumer expectations.

The challenges brought on by this historic upheaval are no less daunting in 2021. Digital banking strategists face historic uncertainly about the extent to which consumer expectations and banking habits will be forever altered – and how this will...

The Six Pillars of Automated Saving

Javelin Report
Date: November 24, 2020
Javelin’s analysis of 25 top financial institutions illustrates that banks and credit unions are falling short, with only a handful experimenting with the four primary building blocks of direct deposit, algorithm-driven models, round-up-the-change...

Digital Banking During a Pandemic

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Date: September 8, 2020
Best-practice banks responded on the fly to deflect high-volume service requests such as loan modifications, and turned to chat and virtual assistants to point digital customers in the right direction more quickly. Join Emmett Higdon and Mark...

How COVID-19 Opens the Door to Video Banking

Impact Note
Date: August 3, 2020
Author(s): Emmett Higdon
COVID-19 lockdowns have led consumers to search for alternatives to face-to-face interactions for different needs. For the first time, many have turned to video meetings for a range of tasks, including work meetings, calls with friends and family,...

Digital Engagement Lessons Learned from COVID-19

Javelin Report
Date: August 1, 2020
Author(s): Emmett Higdon
Response to the COVID-19 pandemic created a customer service crisis in banking: Branches were closed, call centers were jammed, and websites were overwhelmed with traffic. That meant that FIs could not easily meet the enormous volume of customer...
Historic market swings triggered by fears related to the Covid-19 outbreak have sent nervous investors scrambling for information, advice, and quick responses. State mandates and shelter-in-place orders have made face-to-face interactions difficult...

Surging Digital Demand: Turning Interest into Adoption

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Join Javelin President Jacob Jegher and Digital Banking Director Emmett Higdon for a discussion on digital opportunities and priorities. Javelin will explore how top banks are responding, and provide recommendations on maximizing digital channel...
Intuit’s planned $7.1 billion acquisition of Credit Karma has the potential to make it the dominant provider of consumer leads to digital financial institutions. But growing concerns about consumer data privacy and Intuit’s track record shepherding...
This original report, sponsored by TransUnion, examines the role that consumer access to credit scores and credit file data plays in the promotion of financial inclusion, responsible borrowing habits, and more transparent and accurate...
Visa’s acquisition of Plaid stirs up questions that span the retail financial world — from banking and payments to investing and lending. 

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