Bain in the news

  • Ascent of the Advisor

    April 27, 2014 | Strategy | Business Today | Media mention

    India's tough economy has caused many companies to turn to consulting firms for business advice. "In times like the present, companies are looking for guidance. They want to know what is happening in other parts of the world and how to navigate uncertainty.

  • Large funds once again raising capital - Bain São Paulo

    April 14, 2014 | Private Equity | Valor Econômico | Media mention

    Once again it is the season for private equity funds, which buy a stake in companies to raise capital. The principal firms that operate in the country resumed contact with investors to raise new funds that are predicted to reach US$10 billion. (Full article only available in Portuguese)

  • Despite market rally, profits elude pre-’08 PE investments

    April 13, 2014 | Private Equity | The Financial Express | Media mention

    " Madhur Singhal, a principle at Bain, added, “We believe the pace of exits will pick up as GPs run out of time to exit investments of pre-2008 vintage.

  • Private equity in Europe - Bain Warsaw

    April 11, 2014 | Private Equity | eGospodarka | Media mention

    According to Bain & Company's Global Private Equity 2014, the influx of new money, increase of surplus controlled by institutional investors and expansion of the PE flux are the main factors that shall stimulate the development of the European private equity market this year.

  • Key opportunities in Mexico’s energy sector – Juan Carlos Gay from Bain & Company

    April 11, 2014 | Oil and Gas | The Oil & Gas Post | Media mention

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  • Is it the moment of departure? - Bain São Paulo

    April 11, 2014 | Airlines and Transportation | Exame | Media mention

    Brazil never had a competitive rail network. Two private sector projects, one being the merger of the logistics companies Rumo and ALL, can reduce this bottleneck. (Full article only available in Portuguese)

  • Private equity investment expected to rebound

    April 10, 2014 | Private Equity | ShanghaiDaily | Media mention

    Bain & Company's Private Equity Report showed that investments in China are expected to grow in 2014 by as much as 25%. Although investment values decreased in 2013, investors are confident that "private equity in China is poised for growth this year," said Michael Thorneman, a partner at Bain.

  • Chinese PE investment expected to surge

    April 10, 2014 | Private Equity | China Daily | Media mention

    Bain & Company's Private Equity Report showed that although 2013 was not a good year for investments, 2013 ended on a high note and investors believe that the momentum will continue into 2014.

  • Brazil airports scramble to meet demand ahead of World Cup

    April 09, 2014 | The Wall Street Journal | Media mention

    With the World Cup just around the corner, many are worried about Brazil's ability to increase capacity before 600,000 spectators enter the country in June. With the country well behind schedule, their main concern is their airport operations.

  • China healthcare: Innovation issues

    April 09, 2014 | Healthcare | Asian Venture Capital Journal | Media mention

    Phil Leung, a partner and head of the China Healthcare practice at Bain & Company, gives his insights on healthcare innovation and investment situation in China.