Serving FinTechs Find the Right Channels for Maximum ROI

IBS Intelligence (IBSI) has dominated the FinTech news and research space since last 27 years and counting. The group company, Cedar Management Consulting brings 30 years of expertise in assisting global financial services clients with business strategy formulation and transformation engagements. Together, we are helping banks globally with valuable insights including competition analysis, product benchmarking, know which banks are due for new system implementation as well as improve your ROI on advertising and marketing spends.

Our Offerings


Bespoke research and advisory capabilities are in our DNA. IBSI’s group company, Cedar Management Consulting, is a global consulting firm with a significant FinTech and Financial Services consulting practice and a long-list of banking clients from around the world. We understand the FinTech community and its challenges well. IBSI can easily help your firm with customised research on a fast-tracked basis answering domain specific questions your team might have.
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Use Case

When B2B buyers are looking for products or services online, they are seeking for customer testimonials or what their peers have done to solve a similar challenge. Therefore, using case studies in your marketing toolkit is so important. In a fast track 3-4 week process, IBSI can help you develop and publish case studies of your success stories. Explore our case study repository and offering

Analyst Time

IBSI’s research allows actionable intelligence to clients. However, we also recognise that you are often seeking additional insights to help address a specific concern. Our global team of analysts are available to provide this assistance, almost in the form of a FinTech concierge; anything from a phone call to a half/full day session to deep dive an area of focus. Speak with our analyst


Our research methodology is deep and extensive with a strong focus on primary research to complement our secondary research. Our global research team consists of analysts with core expertise across Banking Tech and FinTech areas, who are constantly conducting research on the latest trends, use cases, and companies.Get reliable market and competitive intelligence with IBSI's research reports. Explore our research

FinTech Magazine

Since 1991, the iconic IBSi FinTech Journal has given subscribers around the world a strong monthly dose of trends, predictions, interviews, news, rankings, and insights on global Banking Tech and FinTech markets. Each month’s issue keeps you up to date with the latest FinTech innovation trends, helping you stay competitive, make informed investment decisions, and drive effective FinTech and banking strategies. Read more and subscribe


The efforts of our iconic Sales League Table (SLT) coupled with the meticulous research and analysis done by our global research team, results in an insightful database of Banking Tech deals and implementations over 10 years and counting. SalesVision nicely captures important and valuable information about the implementation and roll-out of Banking Tech systems at financial services institutions globally. Across system types and fully validated. Would competitive intelligence and trends about what your peer banks are investing in be useful to your strategy?
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IBSI’s comprehensive knowledge of the FinTech sector since 1991 and research depth allows it to develop for FinTechs – customised, impactful and insightful Whitepapers. They prove to be an effective method to show-off thought leadership and generate leads. In a fast-tracked basis, IBSI facilates to develop whitepapers customised to your needs. Explore our white paper repository and offering.

The CedarIBSI FinTech Lab

Banks lean on us to keep them in sync with FinTech trends and help them identify the next best FinTech solution, whereas FinTech founders use our intelligence to grow, build content and strategise.

The CedarIBSI FinTech Lab provides unique access to the large Middle East opportunity with a facility located in the renowned Dubai Internet City, especially for those firms who have limited to no presence in the region. Knowledge about market and opportunity, marketing activities to potential clients, a virtual sandbox to showcase products/run POCs, hot seats and investor access – all rolled into one. Read more

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