Press and news

  • Hunger of the market - Bain São Paulo

    August 05, 2015 | Financial Services | Istoé Dinheiro | Media mention

    According to Glen Williams and Karim Ahmad, partners with Bain & Company and authors of a recent study on the payments sector, smaller retailers must respond to the growth of innovation and technology in the sector. (Full article only available in Portuguese)

  • Why financial institutions need a new model for using technology - Bain São Paulo

    May 26, 2015 | Digital, Financial Services | Executivos Financeiros | Media mention

    People are expecting more from their banks, asset managers and insurance companies. In 2013, more than half of customers' interactions with banks occurred online or using mobile devices, according to a global study by Bain & Company. (Full article only available in Portuguese)

  • Private Equity Falls in Latin America

    August 20, 2002 | Private Equity | The Wall Street Journal | Media mention

    "The situation is difficult, very unstable," said Guillermo Mundt, an economist at the Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean, a United Nations agency based in Santiago, Chile.

  • Latin America finance: The rise and fall of internet investments

    March 01, 2001 | Bain Net Promoter System® | EIU Business Forum

    Last year started off with great optimism for the nascent Latin American Internet industry as investors flocked to fund new ventures at a frenetic pace.

  • Conta Gotas

    February 07, 2001 | Bain Net Promoter System®

    Anascente ind·stria de internet na AmÚrica Latina comeþou o ano 2000 com grande otimismo. Uma pesquisa feita pela consultoria Bain & Company revela que as empresas de private equity e de capital de risco investiram US$2,577 bilh§es em 2000, um crescimento de 268% em relaþÒo a 1999.

  • Latin America finance: Banks lead in B2B e-commerce

    January 07, 2001 | Financial Services | EIU Business Forum

    Latin banks are moving quickly to create eMarketplaces and to provide clients with value-added services such as logistics, credit, e-payment and settlement etc.

  • Why Latin Banks Are Positioned to Lead B2B

    November 07, 2000 | Technology | Latin Trade.com

    Latin banks are moving quickly to create eMarketplaces and to provide clients with value-added services such as logistics, credit, e-payment and settlement etc.

  • Latin American Ventures Point the Way For Banks to Cash in on B-to-B

    October 12, 2000 | Financial Services | American Banker

    Though the development of Internet commerce in Latin America lags the United States by two to three years, banks there are rolling out their B-to-B strategies much more quickly.

  • The Empire Strikes Back in Latin America

    August 06, 2000 | Financial Services | EIU Business Forum

    Five years of US Internet development took just one year in Latin America B2C may stand a better chance in Latin America than in the US . . because wealth is concentrated and category killers have yet to emerge B2B initiatives in Latin America promise substantial cost savings . .