Bain in the news

  • PE goes earlier stage in health care investing – Bain & Co.

    April 17, 2015 | Private Equity | The Wall Street Journal | Media mention

    , a Bain partner and a co-author of Bain's latest report on global healthcare private equity, new services and technology have sprouted up around areas including so-called "population health management," which focuses not only the episodic care of illnesses but also preventive measures.

  • SurveyMonkey benchmarks success

    April 17, 2015 | Customer Strategy & Marketing | Fortune | Media mention

    SurveyMonkey's most recent product is a benchmarking service for four lucrative areas: employee engagement, customer satisfaction, Net Promoter scores and website feedback.

  • Firms target earlier stage health-care companies as deal flow surges

    April 15, 2015 | Private Equity | Dow Jones | Media mention

    Private equity's eagerness for healthcare deals has reached a crescendo, with last year's deal flow in the sector globally hitting a three-year high of nearly $30 billion, according to Bain & Company.

  • Private equity in Asia: opportunity drops

    April 13, 2015 | Private Equity | Financial Times | Media mention

    Figures from Bain & Company's Asia-Pacific Private Equity Report 2015 show that after three years of downturn, private equity exits — that is to say, the harvesting of investments — more than doubled to $111 billion last year. (Subscription required)

  • Diversification is the path towards improving competitiveness - Bain São Paulo

    April 08, 2015 | Chemicals | Valor Econômico | Media mention

    Bain & Company compiled the results of an extensive survey of the chemical industry that, beyond providing an analysis about business networks, identifies paths toward diversifying national production.

  • Bain alumni bring business savvy to sports

    April 03, 2015 | The Boston Globe | Media mention

    According to The Boston Globe, Bain & Company has become something of a farm system for major sports clubs and leagues looking to add business savvy.

  • Hospital-insurer disputes: Are things about to get ugly?

    April 01, 2015 | Healthcare | Becker's Hospital CFO | Media mention

    Several high-profile disputes between health systems and insurers made headlines in recent months, with some of those disagreements leading to contracts expiring without a new one in place.

  • More than one trillion dollars to be invested - Bain São Paulo

    March 26, 2015 | Private Equity | Exame | Media mention

    A survey by Bain & Company indicates that investment funds worldwide began the year with $1.2 trillion, consisting of fundraising, leftover money from previous funds and equity sales. (Full article only available in Portuguese)

  • Brazil attracts interest abroad, says consulting firm - Bain São Paulo

    March 26, 2015 | Private Equity | Valor Econômico | Media mention

    Karen Harris, the director of Bain & Company's Macro Trends Group, says that she is surprised with the level of pessimism surrounding Brazil's economy, which she finds exaggerated and out of line with the view of foreign investors. (Full article only available in Portuguese)

  • Why more private colleges are closing

    March 25, 2015 | Higher Education | MarketWatch | Media mention

    About one-third of all colleges and universities in the United States are on an unsustainable financial path, according to a 2012 report from Bain & Company.