• When hurdle rates unintenionally become a genuine hindrance

    April 18, 2016 | Mergers & Acquisitions | Press release

    Das Jahr 2015 hat mit 5,05 Billionen US-Dollar einen neuen Rekord im weltweiten M&A-Geschäft markiert. Dennoch beteiligen sich die meisten Unternehmen nicht am M&A-Geschehen.

  • The transformation from call center to contact center

    April 05, 2016 | Financial Services | Press release

    In this age of digitlaization and omnichannels, the call center - now long since cast aside by many banks - is once more gaining new strategic significance as contact center.

  • Digital medicine for the pharma industry

    March 31, 2016 | Healthcare | Press release

    After a decade of waiting, the digital age has also started to dawn for the global pharma industry. Investments of the sector giants in digitalization are surging. Venture capital funds and high-tech companies are additionally fueling the competition in the pharma market that is worth billions.

  • More than one trillion euros up for investment

    March 15, 2016 | Private Equity | Press release

    The global private equity (PE) sector successfully withstood the upheavals on capital markets in 2015 as well as the global economic slowdown and fiercer competition in conditions of low interest rates.

  • Growth opportunities for brand products in Chinese e-commerce

    March 09, 2016 | Retail | Press release

    Online trading is now also growing in China at breathtaking speed. Revenue of 409 billion euros was already recorded in 2014 - and is rising.

  • Work-life balance: Integrating career and life priorities

    February 26, 2016 | Strategy | Press release

    Work-life balance is no longer just a women's issue. Nearly the same number of men as women meanwhile attach greater priority to life priorities than to a professional career.

  • New regulation calls on banks to adjust their business models

    February 12, 2016 | Banking | Press release

    No more than one third of all systemically-relevant major banks worldwide has already fully adjusted its business model to the new regulatory requirements.

  • Preventing a global health crisis

    February 08, 2016 | Healthcare | Press release

    Each year, 38 million people throughout the world die of cancer, diabetes and heart disease. The number is expected to rise to 52 million by 2030.

  • Diamond prices under pressure on the global market

    January 29, 2016 | Industrial Goods and Services | Press release

    Prices of diamonds on the global market have come under huge pressure, having fallen by as much as one quarter since mid-2014.

  • Five new partners strengthen the management team in the German-speaking area

    January 22, 2016 | Press release

    Bain & Company has promoted four partners in Germany and Switzerland and recruited a new partner in order to strengthen the practice group Financial Services.