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Financial Services

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on Digital Insurance for the Long Tail

Annual Flagship Reports

May 2015
BCG’s fourth annual capital markets report explores key market developments, the evolution of digital technology in the industry, and the steps that investment banks must take to thrive in today’s extremely challenging environment.
March 2015
BCG’s latest report on the global corporate banking industry examines current trends and outlines the steps that players must take to thrive in an increasingly challenging environment.
December 2014
Global banking has returned to growth but has entered an era of hyperregulation. Banks face a shift in mind-set as they adapt to a “good citizen” approach and full transparency, according to BCG’s latest Global Risk report.
September 2014
The twelfth edition of BCG’s Global Payments report offers a current and comprehensive view of the payments and transaction-banking businesses worldwide.

Retail Banking

March 2015
Retail banks today must provide digital functionality for speed and convenience, as well as thoughtful human interaction when the customer demands it. Retail banks must become, in a word, bionic.
April 2015
BCG’s fifth annual operational-excellence benchmarking survey, involving 15 of the world's 35 top retail banks, explores four trending practices of leading institutions.

Editor's Choice

May 2015
As their agendas expand, corporate treasurers are demanding more from their transaction-banking partners, especially with respect to financing and enablement capabilities.
December 2014
To move forward successfully, banks must fully grasp the five forces shaping their industry today and use a well-defined tool kit to rebuild competitiveness.
March 2015
A new report by the Association for Financial Markets in Europe and The Boston Consulting Group explores the key differences between European and U.S. capital markets.

Insights in Insurance

May 2015
New insurance-industry ecosystems, driven by disruptive digital technologies, could put unprepared insurers at risk, according to a report by BCG and Morgan Stanley Research.
January 2015
BCG presents a collection of perspectives on today’s dynamic global insurance industry, with particular focus on digital, risk and regulation, and operational efficiency.
November 2014
The 300-year-old London Insurance Market confronts a historic tipping point as globalization and competition in local markets erode its £60 billion global share and imperil its role as the preeminent international hub, according to a joint study commissioned by the London Market Group and conducted by BCG.
November 2014
Insurers are not fully tapping a golden opportunity to more proactively serve the commercial-insurance needs of small businesses, a comprehensive global BCG survey reveals.
October 2014
BCG examines how insurance companies can generate greater customer and employee satisfaction on a sustained basis by adopting Lean 2.0 process improvements.
October 2014
Digital competition is heating up in the insurance industry. To stay ahead, learn where to start, what to change, how much to invest, and how to make it all happen.
Additional Topics in Wealth Management
April 2015
A family can use a family office to promote the growth of its wealth and perpetuate its legacy for the benefit of generations to come.
February 2015
Wealth managers have been reluctant to adopt digitization despite its huge potential. As a result, they face a growing digital dilemma: embrace change now or have it thrust upon them.