Publications

  • 5 Macro Trends Bankers Should Watch

    November 13, 2017 | Forbes.com

    Incorporating macro themes into the long-term planning process helps banks build a strategy that will accommodate a future well beyond the next few quarters.

  • When CFOs Are More Than Number Crunchers

    September 20, 2017 | The Business Times

    When CFOs have the time to do more strategic planning and create value, finance teams can do their best work.

  • Banking Strategy for the Long Game - Bain Moscow

    September 17, 2017 | Bain Brief

    В ближайшие 10 лет в связи с рядом сформировавшихся в последние годы макроэкономических тенденций произойдет трансформация банковской отрасли. Как руководству банков учесть ее основные направления?

  • Banking Strategy for the Long Game

    September 17, 2017 | Bain Brief

    Despite pressures to improve next quarter's stock performance, banking remains a long game, demanding a decade-long perspective. Here's how senior banking teams can incorporate the salient themes into their strategic planning.

  • Plotting a Path to Financial Excellence

    July 31, 2017 | Corporate Finance | CFO.com

    Bains "Financial Excellence Diagnostic" identifies the specific capabilities that will enable a company to achieve financial excellence, based on its own unique position.

  • When the Finance Department Becomes a Company's Secret Weapon

    June 16, 2017 | Bain Brief

    Digital disruption, activist investors and growing complexity have caused companies to rely more heavily on their Finance departments to take on a more strategic role.

  • New Bank Strategies Require New Operating Models

    May 15, 2017 | Bain Brief

    It’s high time for banks to shake up creaky structures and ways of working—and time is running short for responding to incursions by nonbank technology firms.

  • How Digital Can Reshape Paper

    April 21, 2017 | Forbes.com

    Even as digital reduces demand for paper, it creates new opportunities in product, supply chain and customer innovation.

  • Unfolding the Benefits of Digital in Paper and Packaging

    March 22, 2017 | Bain Brief

    Even as digital reduces demand for paper it creates new opportunities in product, supply chain and customer innovation.

  • Navigating the New Rules of the Road in Europe's Truck Market

    March 03, 2017 | Forbes.com

    European truck makers must focus on taking and holding market share through several clear imperatives.