• Banking supervision: Tighter rules compelling banks to strategically realign

    April 23, 2015 | Banking | Press release

    German banks will have to visibly downsize their portfolios in the next three years. This is because of the Single Supervisory Mechanism decreed by the European Union which demands detailed and foresighted capital and liquidity reports from the credit institutions.

  • Bain Global Private Equity Report 2015

    April 17, 2015 | Private Equity | Press release

    Coming off a record year for exits, a strong year for new fund-raising and a solid year for returns in 2014, the PE industry faces four major forces that will challenge the industry in 2015 and beyond.

  • Bain Report: Growing prosperity

    April 01, 2015 | Sustainability & Corporate Responsibility | Press release

    New study by Bain & Company and Acumen unveils how to scale adoption of agricultural innovations. Insights from new report to help catalyze progress in improving the livelihoods of smallholder farmers.

  • Enabling Trade Report: Reduction of trade barriers showing first results

    March 13, 2015 | Strategy | Press release

    The stakes for improving trade among countries is enormous, which is driving increased implementation of trade reforms outlined in the Trade Facilitation Agreement (TFA) developed in Bali in 2013. Efforts of TFA implementation are high in least developed and developing countries, reaching 26

  • Customer Loyalty in Retail Banking 2014: Omnichannel is the success model of the future

    March 09, 2015 | Banking | Press release

    Germany's banks are recovering from the crisis of confidence in the years following the global financial crisis. Measurable loyalty improved in 2014 by six percentage points to plus ten percent.

  • Global Diamond Report: Solid outlook for diamond demand

    March 05, 2015 | Industrial Goods and Services | Press release

    The rollercoaster trajectory of the diamond market in recent years showed signs of moderating in 2013 with 2-4 percent growth at every point along the value chain. In its fourth annual report on the global diamond industry, Bain & Company forecasts a solid outlook for diamond demand, but cautions

  • New partner strengthens TMT practice

    February 16, 2015 | Press release

    Bain & Company expands its TMT practice group. The new partner Daniel Milleg will be based in Munich and has substantial experience in digitalization, technology and telecommunication projects.

  • Operational Performance Improvement in Industrial Companies

    February 11, 2015 | Performance Improvement | Press release

    Virtually every company is familiar with the tasks of improving work efficiency and cost positions in order to boost profitability. Bain & Company has developed a state-of-the-art programme for operational performance improvement. It helps industrial companies to prioritize and optimize the main

  • Bain Digital Media Report: New content models are in demand across all age groups

    February 05, 2015 | Media | Press release

    Bain's digital media survey "Generation #hashtag: A new wave of content for the age of Digital Natives" reveals new content models are in demand across all age groups. 70 percent of respondents in Germany said they own a smartphone. Among those 15-25 years old, 91 percent watch videos on their

  • Bain & Company strengthens its partner group in Germany

    January 30, 2015 | Press release

    Bain & Company expands its partner group in Germany with the promotion of two business consultants. Dr. Florian Mueller and Dr. Melanie Bockemühl strengthen the financial services and technology, media and telecommunications practices.