IR thoughts

18-Oct-2017

So you have your website all set up and running. All the necessary elements are there — design, imagery, style and key messages. All the facts about your company and who’s running it. Your business summary and your investor proposition are in place. Got your latest news and reports. The works. Now how to attract […]

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25-Sep-2017

Some guidance for writers of ASX Announcements Some readers of ASX Announcements containing links to web pages (or email addresses) have been frustrated with an apparent inconsistency in whether the links are clickable or not. This note provides some guidance on a way to include links in a PDF document so that they will (almost […]

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16-Sep-2016

A few months after going public through an IPO or RTO, people responsible for investor relations learn how much effort is involved in being public. It’s probably harder to be public than it was to go public. No longer are you surrounded by experts – brokers, advisers, accountants, lawyers – who were there at all […]

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22-Aug-2016

From Investor Website to Online Investor Presence Everyone has a website, right? But does everyone have a consider online presence for investors? Whats the difference? A website is a place where you put stuff. Brochureware, directory information, news, reports, contact details. So that when people turn up at the site they might be able to […]

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26-Jul-2016

Investors are Customers, too. There’s a whole world of marketing experts focusing on helping businesses acquire new customers. There’s a whole world of investor relations people focusing on helping businesses acquire new investors. From the investors’ perspective, perhaps purchasing some shares is not much different to buying shoes, or a car? The Customer Journey A […]

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7-Jun-2016

As mobile service providers improve their networks and mobile phone giants continue to push out new devices, customers are now browsing the web more from their smartphones and tablets rather than traditional computers. It is also becoming important for businesses to tailor-fit their websites to mobile users to increase and improve search engine ranking results. […]

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1-Jun-2016

In this post we will get to know what a blog is, what blogging for business could mean for your business, and how ASX listed company peers are blogging now.. First and foremost… A blog is an easy-to-use platform for connecting with and sharing relevant information with your audience. It is a simple direct communication […]

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22-Mar-2016

Understanding the key success factors for online investor relations will assist companies to make sure their online IR strategy is best helping investors move through their investor journey. In earlier posts in IRMatters, we discussed the Investor Journey, and the touchpoints investors use. Here we present a high level discussion of the success factors. If […]

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22-Mar-2016

Information and impressions gained at various online touchpoints is used by investors as they progress on their journey from identifying needs to becoming a shareholder that will recommend the stock to others. In an earlier post in IRMatters, we discussed the Investor Journey and how it is important for the IR communication strategy to understand […]

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22-Mar-2016

Investors go through a buying process as they decide whether or not to invest in a particular company. This article explores the similarities between the investor journey and the consumer buying process and outlines our thinking on how to engage for better success. Consumers who are buying a product go through stages of engagement before […]

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