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After the Easy Money Boom, Stark Choices for Asset Managers

by Bain & Company on Jul 29, 2018 3:00:00 PM


Asset management businesses may be sailing on a rising tide of wealth, but this ship could easily wreck on reefs hidden just below the surface.

Preventing Disaster: How Banks Can Manage Operational Risk

by Bain & Company on Jul 28, 2018 6:00:00 PM


In the decade since the global financial crisis, banks—and their regulators—have become increasingly mindful of the need to manage risk. However, while banks have developed sophisticated systems for controlling financial risk, they have struggled to deal effectively with operational risk.

Four Models to Weather the Turbulence in Banking

by Bain & Company on Jul 21, 2018 2:37:00 PM

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Turbulence in banking markets just won’t let up. New competitors ranging from established technology giants, such as Alibaba and Amazon, to smaller specialists, such as Mint and Betterment, have steadily encroached on traditional banking activities. Customers are willing to try these alternatives because they trust the companies and have grown accustomed to easy, convenient and personalized digital interactions in other parts of their lives. And technology firms generally set the standard for a great customer experience.