RateWatch, established in 1989, is a data collection company gathering thousands of data points from nearly 100,000 financial institution locations across the United States every week. These data points are geographically packaged into reports and sold to financial institutions for competitive pricing analysis. Over 4200 financial institutions use RateWatch reports to monitor competitors' deposit and loan rates and fees. The FDIC and the Federal Reserve also use RateWatch data for internal analysis and research.
Financial institutions of all types and sizes depend on the timely and accurate information provided by RateWatch to make critical, profit-affecting decisions every day. Over 4,200 institutions nationwide currently rely on one or more of the services provided. RateWatch successfully meets their needs by acquiring data, including interest rates, fees, and product information, for nearly 100,000 institution locations. RateWatch's depth of data is unmatched in the industry and also supports government agencies and academia with current and historical research needs.
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