ESG Reporting On the Rise in Asian Markets

As investors across the globe have become more concerned with sustainability and ethics, companies within the Asian markets have been forced to adapt their IR strategies. Continue reading “ESG Reporting On the Rise in Asian Markets” »

Investors and Analysts Want Visual Reporting

Part of what’s made Microsoft PowerPoint such a beloved presentation platform is the simple fact that people tend to engage more readily with visual media. But the times are changing — and new platforms and methods for reporting are emerging as we enter a new age of Investor Relations. Continue reading “Investors and Analysts Want Visual Reporting” »

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” »

Another Year on the IR Conference Circuit

As the global Investor Relations conference circuit bid farewell to 2015, major players converged in Australia to discuss the trends that will dominate the industry in the coming year. Continue reading “Another Year on the IR Conference Circuit” »

ShareholderApp Launches in Singapore

This week, ShareholderApp introduces its proprietary Investor Relations app to the most smartphone-connected market in the world — available for any SGX-listed company. Continue reading “ShareholderApp Launches in Singapore” »

The Age of the Shareholder

Small and growing companies increasingly rely on the loyalty of investors to stay afloat, bringing the importance of solid communication between companies and shareholders to an all-time high. Continue reading “The Age of the Shareholder” »

The Growing Demand for Sustainability Data

When it comes to corporate reporting, today’s investors want more than just strictly financial data. They are increasingly calling for “sustainability data” — information about environmental impacts, social responsibility, governance issues, and human rights concerns. Continue reading “The Growing Demand for Sustainability Data” »

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Opening Channels of Communication Between Investors and Directors

It can be difficult for a Board of Directors to gauge how, when, and where to communicate directly with their investors. Yet Director-to-Investor communication is important — and increasingly expected. How should Directors respond? Continue reading “Opening Channels of Communication Between Investors and Directors” »

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Tech Companies Need to Step Up Their IR Game

The tech industry is booming, but many tech companies are missing out on a better valuation by ignoring modern Investor Relations best practices. Continue reading “Tech Companies Need to Step Up Their IR Game” »