Publicaciones mundiales

  • Multiplying the impact: What it will take to grow mining investment in Africa

    May 07, 2015 | The European Magazine

    For mining investments to bring back decent returns while raising the local standard of living, Africa's governments must take action.

  • Winning private equity fund managers are harder to spot in capital-rich market

    May 05, 2015 |

    Private equity’s impressive rebound from the downturn subsequent to the 2008 global financial crisis has been a manifestation of the enormous expansion of financial assets that have been building up in the global economy for more than 25 years.

  • Private equity returns are robust, but can this winning asset class keep its edge?

    April 30, 2015 |

    Strong returns reflect solid fundamentals of robust exit markets and valuation gains on private equity funds’ portfolio holdings. But a disquieting concern lurks just beneath this shining surface.

  • Biggest doesn’t mean best: How leading companies get to the top

    April 30, 2015 |

    Scale is immensely valuable, without a doubt. But the companies that achieve the highest levels of leadership economics—two times their cost of capital and above—think and act beyond scale.

  • How to make it to partner in management consulting

    April 30, 2015 | eFinancialCareers | Media mention

    has worked for Bain & Company for the last 15 years across offices in Chicago, San Francisco, New York and now London, and was promoted to partner in 2007. She also has two school-aged children and runs a fitness studio in Notting Hill, London in her 'spare' time.

  • Exxon underlines downstream values

    April 30, 2015 | Oil and Gas | The Times | Media mention

    , the leader of Bain & Company's Oil & Gas practice, told The Times, "As we start to see the impact [of lower prices], oilfield services and pure upstream players are harder hit, while those with downstream and long-term gas are benefiting from a natural hedge against falling oil prices.

  • In the US, private equity investors find rich opportunities and fierce competition

    April 28, 2015 |

    Finding compelling deal opportunities at valuations that work and converting them to top-quartile winners will require extraordinary investment discipline in a mature, competitive market.

  • Consumer goods firms should go shopping

    April 24, 2015 | The Business Times (Singapore)

    Instead of using their cash to buy back shares for short-term gains, consumer goods companies should be on the acquisition trail and develop M&A capabilities for the long term.

  • Shadow capital steps into spotlight in private equity

    April 23, 2015 |

    The emergence of so-called “shadow capital” is generating a lot of buzz in the PE community as industry participants ponder the potentially large part it will play in the evolving relationship between general partners and limited partners in the future.

  • One man’s quixotic quest for a greener future

    April 23, 2015 | The Financial Times

    Even an ardent enthusiast, one willing to invest time and money to live a more environmentally sustainable life, will find it hard to make some green technology work.