Investor Relations

Preparation and planning the keys to a successful backdoor listing

Preparation for a backdoor listing is essential, according to corporate experts, and the importance of thinking ahead does not end when the NewCo stock finally hits the trading boards. Critical to the success of a backdoor listing, or any Initial Public Offering (IPO) for that matter, is aftermarket support. Having regular newsflow in the weeks […]

The Green Room: The mega deal ‘Phoenix’ is rising again

With all the indications of further multi-billion dollar cross-border deals in 2016, the role of sophisticated transaction communication has never been more important.  As 2015 draws to a close one of the key trends of the year has been the rise of the offshore mega deal, including some eye-wateringly large transactions in the US and […]

Understanding the Tools and Systems for an Efficient Investor Relations Program

As investor relations has evolved over the past decade as an increasingly specialised profession , tools and systems have proliferated to assist Investor Relations Officers (IROs) to become more efficient, effective and answerable.  Through the collection and manipulation of vast amounts of data, these tools now provide services that IROs traditionally tapped stockbrokers, corporate advisors […]

Is video the key to a better press release?

Press releases can have a pretty poor reputation when it comes to spreading a corporate message among potential leads. The click-through rates for these releases are generally in the fractions of a percentage point, which can certainly be frustrating if you have put a lot of time and effort into crafting the perfectly worded document. […]