surveys and whitepapers
Featured WeiserMazars Whitepaper
Health Care Spending and Investment Opportunities on the Rise
April 16, 2013 by Ira Gottlieb
The U.S. Health Care system is on the cusp of change, due to new technology, the growth of the middle class, and an increased expectation of quality health care. The result has been a rush among private equity firms to bring health care information and technology to consumers, leaving investors with ample investment opportunity in the sector.
Other Recent WeiserMazars Surveys
Consulting Services Client Case Studies & Anticipated Trends and Solutions
April 16, 2013 by WeiserMazars Consulting Group
Conditions in the 2013 Insurance industry are significantly changed from those of the past. Existing companies are adding geographies and deploying innovative products, new companies are entering the market, regulation is increasing, and shareholders want larger top-line growth with lower expense ratios. And yet, many companies are using decades-old legacy systems and financial processes that require too much manual labor. The following case studies of recent work by WeiserMazars Consulting demonstrate that the environment is rich with solutions if you work with the right people.
WeiserMazars 2012 Food & Beverage Industry Study
February 20, 2013
To assist Food & Beverage industry decision-makers, we are happy to present the WeiserMazars 2012 Food & Beverage Industry Study, which examines the trends, performance, plans, and challenges of companies in the food and beverage industry. A joint effort of WeiserMazars and The Food Institute, the study offers benchmarks against which to assess 2012 performance, insights into potential drivers for the industry in 2013, and best practices to stay ahead of the competition.
WeiserMazars' First Annual U.S. Water Industry Outlook Survey
November 19, 2012
We recently announced the release of our first annual U.S. Water Industry Outlook survey. Participants were asked to predict the future of the industry - 71% of respondents expect significant consolidation in the next five years through acquisitions of smaller utilities by larger investor owned utilities.
WeiserMazars 2012 Insurance Finance Leadership Study
November 8, 2012 by WeiserMazars Financial Services Consulting Group
The WeiserMazars 2012 Insurance Finance Leadership Study is here! This year, we discovered a number of interesting trends including a correlation between the approach to information technology investment and high Return on Capital among our respondents.
Tread With Care When Investing in the Retail Sector
April 24, 2012 by Pierre-Marie Lagnaud
The retail industry may seem like a good place to invest, with sales increasing steadily since their prior recession lows. However, the complexity brought on unique industry factors provides a risky and challenging environment for inexperienced investors.
WeiserMazars 2011 Insurance Finance Leadership Study
August 15, 2011
WeiserMazars’ 2011 Insurance Finance Leadership Study was designed to address key areas of interest, including operational efficiency, regulatory preparedness, and the position of Finance within the overall organization.