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Fintech Podcasts: The Shows You Need to Know

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

Episode 12: Why Well-Crafted Messaging Is Critical for B2B Fintechs – Eric Soderberg and Sam Belden, Forefront Communications

Welcome to another episode of At the Forefront: Fintech Conversations! Launched in 2020, this podcast unpacks key industry developments and delves into the people, companies and thought processes that keep the capital markets and fintech humming. To learn more and listen to our previous episodes, click here. In this installment of At the Forefront, Forefront’s… Continue reading Episode 12: Why Well-Crafted Messaging Is Critical for B2B Fintechs – Eric Soderberg and Sam Belden, Forefront Communications

Why Well-Crafted Messaging is Critical for B2B Fintechs

Eric Soderberg

Eric Soderberg

Good messaging, as most appreciate, is critical to the success of any marketing and communications program, particularly for a space as complex as institutional fintech. Without it, stakeholders are likely to receive an inconsistent, disjointed story about your business and have a much more difficult time determining why they should choose you over a competitor. … Continue reading Why Well-Crafted Messaging is Critical for B2B Fintechs

CMO Survey Report: Fintech Marketing Trends Amid a Shifting Landscape

Sam Belden

Sam Belden

Earlier this year, Forefront Communications released its 2022 Fintech CMO Survey Report – a deep dive into the opinions and mindsets of a wide range of senior fintech marketers, including their preferred program elements, their shifts in philosophy amid an increasingly digital landscape, adjustments they have made due to the pandemic and more. Over the… Continue reading CMO Survey Report: Fintech Marketing Trends Amid a Shifting Landscape

Pitching a Fintech Publication? Here Are Some Media Relations Best Practices   

Technology has transformed the media landscape. Fintechs and their PR representation can now access an unprecedented array of tools to gain intelligence and more effectively pitch themselves and their clients to journalistic publications. However, because each reporter and media outlet has different methods and preferences, there is no one-size-fits-all approach to ensure your pitch is… Continue reading Pitching a Fintech Publication? Here Are Some Media Relations Best Practices   

Are You a Fintech Planning to Rebrand? Carefully Consider How to Get it Done

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Mark Dowd, Eric Soderberg,

There’s a lot to consider when investing in your brand. Whatever you decide, make sure you’ve weighed the pros and cons of all approaches and aren’t signing yourself up for a Fractional Rebrand. Did you just close a funding round and are now ready to scale? Perhaps you’ve acquired a competitor and need to integrate… Continue reading Are You a Fintech Planning to Rebrand? Carefully Consider How to Get it Done

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

The Forefront Communications Fintech CMO Survey Report: Download Your Copy

Fintech CMO survey Report

Sam Belden

Sam Belden

Download your copy of the Fintech CMO Survey Report here From our conversations with various senior fintech marketers – clients and prospects, former colleagues, friendly faces from the conference circuit and more – we know many firms are in various stages of making adjustments to their fintech marketing and communications programs. We saw this as… Continue reading The Forefront Communications Fintech CMO Survey Report: Download Your Copy

Interviewing at a Fintech Marketing or PR Agency? Here’s What You Need to Know 

COVID-19 changed many aspects of life as we knew it, but perhaps nowhere has the shift been more significant than at work. A global pandemic that abruptly upends day-to-day life has a way of making people think critically about what makes them truly happy and fulfilled. For many people, the conclusion was that their existing… Continue reading Interviewing at a Fintech Marketing or PR Agency? Here’s What You Need to Know 

Fintech Marketing: Why a Niche Industry Requires a Holistic Approach

Sam Belden

Sam Belden

Fintech marketing has changed considerably in recent years. Once upon a time, the model was fairly straightforward. With a well-orchestrated product launch, a few buzzy articles, a basic website and maybe a report from an industry research firm, you could be reasonably sure that your target audience would have a baseline level of familiarity with… Continue reading Fintech Marketing: Why a Niche Industry Requires a Holistic Approach