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Marketing During an Economic Downturn: 8 Tips for B2B Fintechs Looking to Budget Effectively

Eric Soderberg

Eric Soderberg

In today’s challenging economic landscape, firms big and small are struggling to maintain performance while under increased financial pressure. With high inflation and interest rates, the recent US banking crisis and other warning signs, it’s possible the worst is yet to come: as of September 2023, market professionals are predicting with 60% confidence that we… Continue reading Marketing During an Economic Downturn: 8 Tips for B2B Fintechs Looking to Budget Effectively

Lessons from INBOUND 2023: Email Marketing for Events

Amanda Perrucci

Amanda Perrucci

How can B2B fintechs improve their email marketing to increase open rates and event participation? An informative session from email marketing guru Jay Schwedelson, CEO of Worldata Group, at HubSpot’s INBOUND 2023 conference offered some tips and tricks CMOs should consider. Personalization is the key to effective email marketing, right? Wrong. Nowadays, just about every… Continue reading Lessons from INBOUND 2023: Email Marketing for Events

Lessons from INBOUND 2023: Making Organic Social Media a Two-Way Conversation

Lindsey Patterson

Lindsey Patterson

There are a lot of opinions on the effectiveness of organic social media in converting followers into leads and clients. While many marketers are skeptical, Forefront’s digital team has learned from experience – managing social accounts for dozens of clients, and learning from the best in the industry at INBOUND 2023 – the power of… Continue reading Lessons from INBOUND 2023: Making Organic Social Media a Two-Way Conversation

The Fintech Thought Leaders and Companies You Need to Follow in 2023 – The Definitive List

Alexandra Benavides

Alexandra Benavides

When you work in a fast-paced industry that generates a massive amount of buzz online, it can be difficult to find the people and companies that are worth following. And this applies to the ever-evolving fintech and capital markets space that we focus on. As the fintech media landscape has evolved, members of this community… Continue reading The Fintech Thought Leaders and Companies You Need to Follow in 2023 – The Definitive List

The Silent Business Killer: Your Weak Brand

Eric Soderberg

Eric Soderberg,

Does this sound familiar? Over the past few quarters, you’ve spent a great deal of money on salespeople, product research and development and marketing. And while you believe you have the most competitive offering, you are missing revenue targets, inbound leads are drying up and sales cycles are becoming more drawn out. Your company is… Continue reading The Silent Business Killer: Your Weak Brand

Lessons from INBOUND 2023: 4 Essential Email Marketing Tips for Fintech CMOs

Alexandra Benavides

Victoria Sanseverino,

Marketing emails. We all get them, and (as communications professionals) we’ve all sent them – to varying degrees of success. In 2020, just over 80% of B2B marketers reported that their primary form of content marketing was via email newsletters, according to the Content Marketing Institute. As the marketing landscape has continued to shift over… Continue reading Lessons from INBOUND 2023: 4 Essential Email Marketing Tips for Fintech CMOs

Lessons from INBOUND 2023: How B2B Fintech CMOs Can Get the Most Out of LinkedIn Ads

Amanda Perrucci

Amanda Perrucci,

According to recent research from Forrester, B2B consumers average 17 meaningful interactions with a brand before completing a purchase. If you aren’t executing a comprehensive marketing program, how are you hitting those critical touchpoints? One of the many ways to reach your future clients is by leveraging LinkedIn ads. Marketers are always looking for ways… Continue reading Lessons from INBOUND 2023: How B2B Fintech CMOs Can Get the Most Out of LinkedIn Ads

Fintech Podcasts: The Shows You Need to Know For 2023

Jane Hilger

Jane Hilger

Podcasts are growing in popularity and volume, with more and more people in the fintech industry creating and consuming audio content. With thousands of shows and episodes to choose from, it can be difficult to choose which ones to listen to in order to keep up to date with this fast-paced and ever-changing industry. Here… Continue reading Fintech Podcasts: The Shows You Need to Know For 2023

Does My B2B Fintech Need Marketing Automation?

Amanda Perrucci

Amanda Perrucci

Institutional fintechs have historically operated in a low-volume, high-touch sales environment. Outbound outreach and networking have long been the leading methods for generating new business. But that reality is changing – and fast. In today’s continuously evolving landscape, B2B financial services firms need more than an Excel sheet, an Outlook account and a buddy who… Continue reading Does My B2B Fintech Need Marketing Automation?

Intern Investigation: A Day in the Life at Forefront

Jeremy Reguer

Jeremy Reguer

Our award-winning marcomms agency works daily to drive business results for our clients, but have you ever wondered what goes on behind the scenes? In the final installment of this year’s Intern Investigation series, summer intern Jeremy Reguer brings us through a day in his life at Forefront, from the morning commute to the last… Continue reading Intern Investigation: A Day in the Life at Forefront