Bain in the news

  • From founders of Zomato to MockBank, Bain produces some of India's most exciting startup stars

    May 21, 2015 | The Economic Times | Media mention

    Many Indian startup stars were executives at Bain India before they plunged into entrepreneurship, making the Bain culture look like a boon for aspirants.

  • Dealmakers race to close deals while favorable conditions still prevail

    May 19, 2015 | Private Equity | Mergers & Acquisitions | Media mention

    Plentiful dry powder and modest levels of corporate debt are among the factors spurring private equity deal activity today. North America alone has $535 billion of uninvested private equity capital. Globally, that number was estimated at $1.

  • The great Indian e-Commerce rush

    May 18, 2015 | Digital, Retail | CNBC | Media mention

    At the moment, Indians spend about $100 million buying fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) items online. According to a study by Bain & Company and Google, this number could multiply 50 times and grow to $5 billion dollars by 2020.

  • Medtech had highest healthcare buyout value in 2014

    May 14, 2015 | Healthcare | Private Health Investor | Media mention

    The value of private equity healthcare buyouts hit a three-year high in 2014, reaching $29.6 billion, according to the Bain & Company's Global Healthcare Private Equity Report 2015.

  • 'Category leadership' trumping size in healthcare private equity, Bain & Co reports

    May 13, 2015 | Healthcare | AltAssets | Media mention

    a partner in Bain & Company's New York office and co-author of Bain's latest Global Healthcare Private Equity Report, discusses why category leadership trumps size when it comes to outperformance by global healthcare companies.

  • Joydeep Bhattacharya: Branding works as a premium for some brands

    May 11, 2015 | Customer Strategy & Marketing, Real Estate | Forbes India | Media mention

    , the leader of Bain & Company's Consumer Products and Retail practices in India, discusses the importance of branding for real estate developers with Forbes India. Quality and delivery on time also help in building a brand's image, according to Bhattacharya.

  • The power of the small amendment - Bain São Paulo

    May 11, 2015 | Industrial Goods and Services | Veja | Media mention

    A new World Economic Forum study describes the path for Brazil to earn $84 billion on foreign trade—and in the short term. (Full article only available in Portuguese)

  • PE deals hit 7-year high of USD 15.2 bn in 2014

    May 10, 2015 | Private Equity | Press Trust of India | Media mention

    According to Bain and Company's India Private Equity Report 2015, the deal value in the private equity (PE) segment, including real estate, infrastructure and VC deals, rose to a seven-year high of $15.2 billion last year, registering a 28% spike from 2013.

  • Oil patch works to get its arms around gusher of data

    May 09, 2015 | Advanced Analytics, Oil and Gas | The Houston Chronicle | Media mention

    Oil producers are trying to cultivate analytical technology to turn a growing reservoir of "big data" into digestible chunks of information that engineers can use to extract bigger bounties of crude or even predict when equipment might fail.

  • Bigger fund outing for India in 2015

    May 09, 2015 | Private Equity | The Financial Express | Media mention

    Despite regulatory challenges and macroeconomic uncertainties, 70% of general partners (GPs) expect fundraising to be easier in 2015, says Bain and Company's India Private Equity Report 2015.