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Informa Research Services, Inc.
Type Corporation
Founded 1983
Founder(s) Alan Meyer
Headquarters Calabasas, United States
Industry Finance and Market Research
Employees 200+
Parent Informa plc
Divisions Professional
Website Informa Research Services

Informa Research Services is a United States-based market research company that primarily serves financial services organizations nationwide. Informa Research Services provides competitive intelligence, market research, and mystery shopping services to the financial industry. The company gathers competitive product information, branch experience measurements, and consumer opinions. They deliver market information, analysis, and targeted recommendations.[1]

Informa Research Services is part of Informa, an international provider of specialist information and services for the academic and scientific, professional and commercial business communities.



In 1983, Informa Research Services was originally launched as Meyer Interest Rate Survey. In 1993, the company was purchased by the BISYS Group. The same management team led the company to further successes and increased growth. New divisions were developed as new areas of research and the resulting products became in high demand.

In June 2000, the company was purchased by Informa plc and was renamed Informa Research Services, Inc. The resulting success came from an increased focus on new research areas and enhanced technology systems and solutions.[2]

For more than 25 years, Informa Research Services has provided their clients market intelligence on financial products and customer experience. Informa’s analysts leverage their competitive data and customer experience data to bring clients a complete 360 degree picture. The company is well-known for their ability to conduct high-level studies and gap analytics, putting the power of market intelligence to work for their clients.

Currently, the company serves more than 5,000 clients including all of the nation’s top 25 banks. An earned reputation for extreme accuracy and enthusiastic customer service keeps clients renewing services year after year.[3]



In the past 25 years, Informa Research Services has made more than ten major competitor acquisitions. Their most recent acquisitions are Barry Leeds & Associates, Inc., in 2003, Market Trends, Inc., in 2004, and Moorthy, Riggs and Associates, in 2005.[4]


Media Partnerships

Informa Research Services' financial product data is available to consumers at most of the Internet's top financial portals. Consumers are able to search for the best rates on mortgage, consumer, and auto loans as well as credit cards and deposit products.

This data can be found on:

Executive Management

  • Michael E. Adler, Esq. - President and Managing Director
  • Charles A. Miwa - Chief Operating Officer
  • Lori Jomsky - Senior Vice President, Deposit and Loan Products
  • Brian D. Richards - Senior Vice President, Business Development
  • Sherif Shokralla - Vice President, Product Operations
  • James Royal - Vice President, Director of Marketing


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