Financial Services Publications

  • Cut complexity and costs

    July 31, 2008 | Financial Services | Harvard Management Update

    It's axiomatic that complexity is bad for business. In a recent Bain & Company survey of executives worldwide, 70% said that complexity drives up costs and hinders growth.

  • Banking on the future

    May 11, 2008 | Financial Services | China Business Journal

    With increasing financial deregulation and stiffer foreign competition, it's never been more challenging—or potentially rewarding—for banks in China. What will it take to thrive in this new environment? What lessons are available for leading China banks?