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2016 Biannual Financial Services Barometer

Key findings from consumers on the state of the banking industry and financial regulation

Eight years after the global financial crisis triggered a slate of new rules and regulations, a Brunswick Group survey of 2,039 respondents from four countries finds continuing deep skepticism across the globe about the benefits of big banks and the effectiveness of financial regulation. 

Key findings: 
Eight years post-crisis, anxiety persists 
Regulation attractive but not impactful 
Desire for smaller, local banks but also multiple services
Uncertain implications of Brexit

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