Bain in the news

  • Funds to focus on boosting value in 2013

    April 11, 2013 | Private Equity | China Daily | Media mention

    Partner Kiki Yang adds that this focus on adding value to current portfolios is, in part, due to "the difficulty of finding attractive new deals with reasonable valuations.

  • The hands-on approach

    February 22, 2013 | Private Equity | Financial Mail | Media mention

    Recent changes in South African regulations have changed the private equity game for investors. Although private equity is not as appealing as it previously has been, Bain & Company partner Andrei Vorobyov points out.

  • Cues from private equity

    June 17, 2008 | Private Equity | Investor's Business Day | Media mention

    Hugh MacArthur, a partner at consulting firm Bain & Company, says executives can learn lessons from private equity firms, which make investments in firms that don't trade on public stock exchanges.

  • Sovereign wealth funds to reach $10tr by 2015

    April 07, 2008 | Gulf News | Media mention

    "Total funds under sovereign wealth fund management will be $10 to $12 trillion by 2015," said Steve Ellis, worldwide managing director of Bain & Company. Today the six GCC states are home to $2 trillion of the present global total $3 trillion of money in sovereign wealth funds.

  • Lessons from private equity

    March 31, 2008 | CEO Forum Group | Media mention

    In their book Lessons from Private Equity Any Company Can Use, authors and management consultants Orit Gadiesh and Hugh MacArthur assert that their are six fundamental lessons any company can learn from private equity. They state to: 1.) Define the full potential 2.) Develop the blueprint 3.

  • The end of the Indian summer

    March 31, 2008 | Private Equity | European Venture Capital & Private Equity Journal | Media mention

    Rapid economic growth, booming stock markets and an increasingly confident corporate sector looking for expansion have fuelled private equity activity. And while markets seemed to be going in just one direction, everyone did well.