Seven of 10 customers are more loyal to financial services and insurance companies that are actively investing in customer experience
SAN FRANCISCO – December 8, 2020 – Seven out of 10 customers demonstrate deeper loyalty to financial services and insurance companies that heavily invest in customer experience (CX), according to a new research study by Talkdesk®, Inc., the cloud contact center for innovative enterprises. According to The CX Revolution in Financial Services and Insurance, customers have options and they will no longer tolerate bad CX: two-thirds of the nearly 900 global respondents said one bad customer experience would impact brand loyalty.
While financial services and insurance companies have expanded digital touchpoints, the industry is struggling with legacy systems and data silos that are preventing a fully-connected experience. With strong customer demand for seamless omnichannel interactions, a lack of connected experiences can drive friction, and potentially churn. Within the study, Talkdesk reveals more than 50 percent of financial services and insurance CX professionals identify customer experience as a high strategic priority.
Talkdesk Vice President of Strategy for Financial Services and Insurance, Cory Haynes will discuss the study results with attendees at American Banker Digital Banking 2020. Register to attend the Reimagine Banking Panel: Transforming the Client Service Experience, December 9 at 8:55 a.m. EST featuring thought leaders from Quicken Loans and Silicon Valley Bank.
“The CX Revolution in Financial Services and Insurance report clearly demonstrates the industry is at an inflection point with CX,” said Tiago Paiva, chief executive officer, Talkdesk. “The insights showcase that contact centers are a critical part of CX transformation, and can truly serve as business accelerators. Cloud solutions from Talkdesk offer the flexibility and operational agility for contact centers to emerge as revenue-producing assets, offering connected experiences that instill trust, drive loyalty, and attract and retain customers.”
The study, a must-read for financial services and insurance companies evolving their CX programs, addresses five key themes:
Talkdesk CX Cloud™ is the market-leading financial services and insurance solution designed to integrate every client and policyholder engagement across channels and lines of business. Talkdesk CX Cloud maintains security and compliance through a rigorous, enterprise-grade platform with more than 30 security certifications. With award winning cloud-native solutions from Talkdesk, banks and insurers can rapidly deploy integrated communications across a flexible, secure platform to deliver differentiated client and policyholder experiences that build and retain loyalty.
“Talkdesk is uncovering new boundaries by building a new industry vision,” said Zeus Kerravala, founder and principal analyst, ZK Research. “I’ve been impressed with their focus and expertise to specifically address the unique CX requirements banks worldwide face, especially in light of the pandemic. Their vision to reimagine banking will transform the banking client experience.”
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