Private Equity Publications

  • Green lights for all private equity exit channels

    April 09, 2014 | Private Equity | Forbes.com

    Private equity (PE) exit activity in 2013 started strong and ended even stronger. Setting aside the likely never-to-be-repeated boom of 2007, global exit activity last year was about as robust as the PE industry had ever seen. As we explain in Bain & Company’s latest Global Private Equity Report,

  • Private equity: Optimism replaces years of frustration

    April 07, 2014 | Private Equity | AMEinfo.com

    After four frustrating years of false starts, nervous capital markets and deal-dampening volatility, the private equity (PE) industry has taken a sharp turn from uncertainty and worry in the past years to enthusiasm and optimism for the future.

  • Private equity's new deal-making puzzle

    April 04, 2014 | Private Equity | Forbes.com

    Deal making is the heart of private equity (PE), and there will be plenty to be done in the months ahead. A wave of PE-owned assets acquired during the prerecession boom years is slated for sale, setting up opportunities for sponsor-to-sponsor transactions. And even in the most mature PE markets,

  • Global Healthcare Private Equity Report 2014

    April 02, 2014 | Healthcare | Bain report

    A round-up of the year’s largest and most significant private equity investments in healthcare with deep analysis of trends across sectors, geographies and fund strategies.

  • Private Equity: Optimism replaces years of frustration

    April 01, 2014 | Private Equity | Forbes.com

    After four frustrating years of false starts, nervous capital markets and deal-dampening volatility, the private equity (PE) industry has taken a sharp turn from uncertainty and worry to enthusiasm about the past year and optimism for the future. A year of calmer macroeconomic conditions set the

  • India Private Equity Report 2014

    March 26, 2014 | Private Equity | Bain report

    Bain & Company’s in-depth annual look at the Indian private equity industry evaluates what PE funds can do to thrive despite the headwinds in India's private equity landscape.

  • Bain & Company's Global Private Equity Report 2014

    March 10, 2014 | Bain report

    Released in the wake of PE's strongest year since the global financial crisis, Bain's latest Global Private Equity Report takes a comprehensive look at the sources of continuity and change as PE investors work to build on the industry's recent success.

  • Asean still looks good to PE and VC firms

    July 25, 2013 | Private Equity | The Business Times (Singapore)

    Spanning 10 nations from Myanmar to Singapore, Asean boasts a fast-growing middle class, an abundance of resources and relatively stable, open economies that are hungry for new investment.

  • Investors remain eager to tap Southeast Asia's potential

    May 31, 2013 | Private Equity | Bain industry brief

    Despite high expectations for a breakout year in Southeast Asia, private equity deal value slid 16% in 2012. But given strong fundamentals and growing investor interest, we believe the region is still poised for a burst of PE activity.

  • Private equity in Mexico: Primed for significant growth

    May 16, 2013 | Private Equity | Bain report

    Mexico’s private equity market has not received the same attention from investors as India and China, but since 2008, fundraising has increased six-fold to $2.9 billion and the number of general partners active in the market doubled to 71 in 2012. Based on our deep PE experience, Bain & Company