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Why Aren’t More Investor Relations Professionals Blogging?

From legal reasons to misconceptions, many IROs avoid the blogosphere — but in doing so, they’re missing out on a unique opportunity for investor and analyst engagement.

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Turning IR Into a Competitive Advantage

Institutional and retail investors’ expectations for proactive communications presents companies with the opportunity to turn IR into a competitive advantage.

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Picking Up the Pieces: What Should IR Professionals Do in the Aftermath of Brexit?

It’s an all-hands-on-deck moment for IR teams attempting to navigate the post-Brexit marketplace. Continue reading “Picking Up the Pieces: What Should IR Professionals Do in the Aftermath of Brexit?” »

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World’s Largest Investor Emphasizes the Importance of Better Corporate Communications

The CEO of the world’s largest investment firm recently urged corporations across the U.S. and Europe to more strongly consider a longer-term view when communicating with investors. Continue reading “World’s Largest Investor Emphasizes the Importance of Better Corporate Communications” »

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Long Term Investors Care About ESG Criteria

Using ESG (Environmental, Societal, and Governance) criteria to assess important investment decisions is quickly becoming standard practice for investors. How can IR professionals keep abreast of this new trend? Continue reading “Long Term Investors Care About ESG Criteria” »

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KPIs for IR Professionals

In order to render a truly accurate picture of your company’s performance to shareholders, you need to exhaustively test and collate your Key Performance Indicators (KPIs). Continue reading “KPIs for IR Professionals” »

Technology Rules the Asian Market

Across Asia, the fintech industry is experiencing a period of explosive growth — as more and more investment capital floods into these regional markets, companies must make sure their IR strategies are in sync with investor expectations. Continue reading “Technology Rules the Asian Market” »

The Shifting Tides of the Modern Market

In the past fifteen years, technology and mobile devices have caused a paradigm shift within markets across the globe. Stakeholders and retail investors have gained enormous power and transparency, but it’s come at the cost of decentralization. Continue reading “The Shifting Tides of the Modern Market” »

How Mobile Can Improve Corporate Communications

As the FinTech sector expands more rapidly than ever before, mobile applications have become incredible resources for IR activities — but that’s just one of the many essential business values that apps can provide. Continue reading “How Mobile Can Improve Corporate Communications” »

How Stories Drive the Market

Most people with a link to financial markets know that stock markets are not just driven by cold, hard numbers, popular narratives about market trends often have investors buying in — even when the data doesn’t support them. IR professionals need powerful communication tools in order to take ownership of these stories. Continue reading “How Stories Drive the Market” »