9 hrs ago
ABA Banking Journal
Doing Something Right Banks rank high for online delivery, while other sectors lag
As U.S. consumers do more and more online, companies vary widely in their ability to meet their customers' growing expectations.
13 hrs ago
What’s the Better Role Model, France or Switzerland?
At the European Resource Bank conference earlier this month, Pierre Bessard from Switzerland's Institut Liberal spoke on a panel investigating "The Link between the Weight of the State and Economic prosperity."
Mon Jun 17, 2013
Wealth report shows East-West contrast...
Growing economies lead to growing wealth, or at least it should be that way. To ensure this, generated wealth needs to be managed properly, which is getting more and more difficult due to increasing complexity in the world market for wealth management.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
Porsche Canada Announces New Leadership
Porsche Cars Canada announced today the appointment of Alexander Pollich to the position of President and Chief Executive Officer - succeeding Joe Lawrence who will become Executive Vice-President and Chief Operating Officer at Porsche Cars North America.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Pensions & Investments
Canada's 10 largest public pension funds help economy
Canada's 10 largest public pension funds represent one of the strongest retirement systems in the world and contribute significantly to the country's economy and prosperity, according to a new study commissioned by the plans and conducted by Boston Consulting Group.
Imperative for FMCG, retail bodies to balance caution with investment: CII -BCG Report
Mumbai, June 12 : Uncertainty in the global economy is increasing. On an average, rank changes in U.S. food and grocery have been 3.2 times in the decade of 2010 vs. the 1960s.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Thailand High-Speed Rail Adviser Appointed
The Finance Ministry is set to appoint Boston Consulting Group as an adviser to conduct a study of the most economically viable business model for the high-speed rail projects, says the permanent secretary.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Qatar tops in density of millionaires
DOHA: Qatar has the world's highest density of millionaires. According to a new report by The Boston Consulting Group , more than 14 percent of households in the country hold at least $1m in private wealth.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
The 10 essentials of social personalisation
Personalisation is the hot topic at the moment. Customers want it, and online businesses want to give it to them.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Getting it right - streamline, integrate and prosper
It has been a long time coming, but the advent of single-stack digital marketing platforms is finally upon us, and is paying off.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
The Huffington Post
Jay Winsten: Eradicating Polio: The Endgame
The massive effort to eradicate polio through worldwide vaccination hit some new speed bumps over the past several days, with fresh reports of outbreaks of the disease in the Horn of Africa, and continued deadly attacks on polio workers in rebel-controlled areas of Pakistan and Nigeria.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
The City Wire
Suppliers benefit from Wal-Mart sourcing goals
Officials with Wal-Mart Stores announced earlier this year a plan to source an additional $50 billion in products from the U.S. during the next 10 years.
The Profit Challenge for Wealth Managers
A steady wind behind global investment markets in 2012 gave an uneven lift to the performance of wealth management firms, The Boston Consulting Group has reported in its annual survey of Global Wealth management, subtitled "Maintaining Momentum in a Complex World."
Tue Jun 04, 2013
Middle Easterners wealth up to $6.5 trillion by 2017 -- BCG
Private financial wealth in the Middle East and Africa is poised to grow 35 per cent to $6.5 trillion by 2017 driven by new wealth creation linked to strong economic expansion, the Boston Consulting Group said on Tuesday in a report that ranked the UAE as having the world's ninth highest density of millionaires.
Financial Advisors: Characteristics of the Most Profitable Practices
After gradually re-building their practices following the 2008 collapse, financial advisors will have little time to catch their breath.
Silicon Alley Insider
Hospitals Make More Money Every Time They Screw Up
A new study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association finds that hospitals actually make more money when treatments don't go as planned.
MidEast, Africa wealth jumps to $4.8 trillion in 2012 - study
Wealthy individuals in the Middle East and Africa saw the value of their assets rise by 9.1 percent to $4.8 trillion in 2012, a study by the Boston Consulting Group showed, as strong economies and rising equity markets fuelled regional growth.
Mon Jun 03, 2013
Europe's Steel Industry Is Poised to Make a Significant...
"Steel's Contribution to a Low-Carbon Europe: Technical and Economic Analysis of the Sector's CO2 Abatement Potential," a new report from The Boston Consulting Group , prepared with the Steel Institute VDEh, provides a realistic view of how the steel industry can respond to the challenge of climate change.
Jeff Fromm: Why The Old Definition Of Brand Value Has Died
In the new Millennial-inspired Participation Economy, the old definition of brand value - the one that worked for decades - is dead.
Customer Interaction Solutions
CDNetworks Expands in India
CDNetworks has the most extensive coverage in BRICI countries and continues to grow with another India Point of Presence in Hyderabad.