• Worldwide Bain study on the future of retail banking: Digitization is a critical success factor for banks

    July 17, 2014 | Banking | Press release

    Retail banking has already become a digital business, spurred by the rapid spread of broadband access and affordable smart mobile devices. Traditional retail banks must move urgently to implement digital services customers want now to fend off disruptive encroachment from nimble, low-cost,

  • Bain & Company strengthens partner group in Germany

    July 15, 2014 | Press release

    Bain & Company strengthens its partner group in Germany with the promotion of three business consultants. The promotions reflect the continued strong growth of the international management consulting firm.

  • Christian Kinder leads Practice Group Insurance at Bain & Company for the German-speaking area

    July 14, 2014 | Insurance | Press release

    Christian Kinder takes over responsibility as Head of the Practice Group Insurance at Bain & Company for the German-speaking area from Henrik Naujoks. Kinder is based in Bain's Munich office.

  • Leading a Digical℠ transformation

    July 10, 2014 | Strategy | Press release

    The digital revolutions we have experienced in the last few decades are nothing short of miraculous. In fact, the changes have been so dramatic that some have predicted the demise of physical commerce entirely. And yet, straight-line extrapolations of digital dominance miss some important insights.

  • Corporate Banking Index of Bain & Company

    July 07, 2014 | Financial Services | Press release

    Profitability of the corporate client business in Germany has fallen 27 per cent in the last two quarters in 2013, this according to the Bain Corporate Banking Index. Decrease in earnings in corporate banking by 4 per cent.

  • Dirk Vater leads Practice Group Banking at Bain & Company for the German-speaking area

    June 05, 2014 | Press release

    Dirk Vater takes over responsibility as Head of the Practice Group Banking at Bain & Company for the German-speaking area from Walter Sinn. Vater is based in Frankfurt and also leads Bain’s Global Retail Banking practice.

  • Global Private Equity Report 2014: Private Equity industry is expanding

    June 02, 2014 | Private Equity | Press release

    Key fundamentals remain strong: Robust public equity and debt markets are helping to boost asset sales, enabling Private Equity firms to return capital to their limited partners and facilitating new rounds of fund-raising.

  • Bain study on the service business for industrial companies: Potential in the service business

    May 26, 2014 | Industrial Goods and Services | Press release

    Even so, considering the full potential of their installed base, industrial companies typically reach only 10% to 25% of potential revenue – and many companies don’t even know where they stand with their service potential. This shows our study “Service now!

  • Change in management at Bain & Company: Walter Sinn new Managing Director for Germany

    April 30, 2014 | Press release

    Walter Sinn, Leiter der Praxisgruppe Banking im deutschsprachigen Raum, übernimmt am 1. Juni 2014 als Managing Director die Verantwortung für Bain & Company in Deutschland. Er löst Rolf-Magnus Weddigen ab, der dieses Amt fünf Jahre innehatte.

  • Lens on the worldwide luxury consumer

    March 26, 2014 | Retail | Press release

    The number of luxury consumers worldwide has more than tripled over the past twenty years, from roughly 90 million consumers in 1995 to 330 million at the end of 2013, this according to a study of 10,000 luxury consumers conducted by Bain & Company.