Financial Services Publications

  • Gerard du Toit: Banking's Amazon Moment

    March 05, 2018 | Bain video

    Bain Partner Gerard du Toit discusses why Amazon has a competitive edge in trust, distribution and economics and outlines three things traditional banks can do to compete.

  • "Alexa, Move My Bank Account to Amazon"

    March 05, 2018 | Bain infographic

    Amazon is looking to partner with a bank to offer a mobile-friendly account targeted to young adults in the US. How can traditional banks respond?

  • Banking's Amazon Moment

    March 05, 2018 | Bain Brief

    The e-commerce juggernaut may be taking the plunge into banking, but it is not invulnerable. Banks that focus on customers over products, on fast test-and-learn over business cases, can thrive.

  • Coping with the Challenge of Open Banking

    February 07, 2018 | Bain Brief

    Major UK banks enter 2018 facing new regulations that make it easier for smaller rivals to lure away customers. Here’s how the big banks can fight back.

  • A Budget to Live With

    February 01, 2018 | Fortune India

    In the lead up to the budget speech, it was anticipated that the Finance Minister, Mr. Arun Jaitley, would have had one eye on the upcoming Assembly elections this year and the Lok Sabha in 2019.

  • At Investment Brokerages, Customer Loyalty Flows from a Great Digital Experience

    January 30, 2018 |

    Brokerage firms with the highest loyalty scores also lead their peers in the degree of their digital, self-serve model.

  • Davos 2018: The Impact of New Technologies

    January 24, 2018 | Bain video

    Bain's Henrik Naujoks discusses how new technologies are affecting business models around the world, creating new opportunities.

  • Davos 2018: Digital Trade and Blockchain

    January 23, 2018 | Bain video

    Bain Partner Thomas Olsen discusses how blockchain can help improve inefficiencies in trade and supply chains.

  • Davos 2018: Cautious Optimism

    January 23, 2018 | Bain video

    Walter Sinn, managing director of Bain Germany, discusses some of the highlights from the annual gathering in Davos, including the most impressive and inspiring speeches from the event's first day.

  • Giving New Life to Life Insurance

    January 22, 2018 |

    To meet the challenges of the marketplace, life insurance companies need nothing less than a total transformation of the way they do business.