Private Equity Publications

  • Bain & Company's Global Private Equity Report 2016

    February 22, 2016 | Bain report

    Bain's annual Global Private Equity Report offers a comprehensive view of the challenges that private equity investors face following a decade of volatility and change, as well as what it will take to succeed in 2016.

  • Investors' Rights: "Dividend Payout Versus Reinvestment" - Bain Seoul

    September 14, 2015 | Private Equity | Maekyung Economy

    Dividend is a part of investors' rights and a key reason why they prefer to invest in stocks over other financial instruments available in the market. In theory, there are two major ways that investors can reap the financial benefit.

  • Management Premium - Bain Seoul

    August 17, 2015 | Private Equity | Maekyung Economy

    Recent shareholder and pricing disputes have addressed the issues of e-management control of companies and how much of a premium should be paid for the control of the company.

  • Private Equity Ownership and Management - Bain Seoul

    August 03, 2015 | Private Equity | Maekyung Economy

    One of the newest trends in Korea is the emergence and popularity of private equity funds in so called buyout markets. Private equity is a form of private funds managed by a group of individuals using investors' money, mainly to purchase and resell companies.

  • How Private Equity Investors Can Win in the Crowded Healthcare Arena

    May 27, 2015 |

    Healthcare will continue to be an important sector for private equity investors. Conditions are likely to stay competitive as many private equity firms look to deploy capital in the space and corporate M&A remains active in the deal sizes of interest to private equity.

  • Nirad Jain on findings from Bain's Global Healthcare PE Report

    May 19, 2015 | The Deal Pipeline

    Nirad Jain, a partner in Bain & Company's New York office, appeared on The Deal Pipeline to discuss findings from Bain's Global Healthcare Private Equity Report.

  • India Private Equity Report 2015

    May 07, 2015 | Bain report

    India's strong economy helped propel deal activity in private equity, sending values to near-peak levels in 2014. Our comprehensive annual look at India’s private equity industry examines the factors that made last year successful and the ways investors can build on that momentum in 2015.

  • 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.

  • 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.