IRM News

8-Feb-2019

Do you realise how important your website design actually is? It can make or break your business. If it’s boring or is painstakingly slow to load... If it doesn’t show the information investors are looking for… then you’re in for trouble. That’s how the appearance and functionality of your site is crucial. Even if your web page [...]

25-Jan-2019

As an ASX-listed company, you're continually marketing your shares to a largely unknown audience of potential investors mainly through an online process, worldwide. It’s a daily competition. It’s a worldwide online competition. And there are plenty of other choices for investors. But if you do this job better and more consistently than other companies, you will likely [...]

18-Jan-2019

Launching an initial public offering (IPO) soon? Whether you’re planning an IPO in the next months or in a few years, being ready for one requires planning. Often, this would entail big organisational changes to meet the requirements of being publicly listed. And it’s good practice for your business to act like an ASX-listed company before coming [...]

11-Jan-2019

Local businesses need websites now more than ever. Without a website, how would your business rank in search when consumers or investors Google your page? Having no website means having no brand-controlled publishing and link-earning platform necessary for ranking highly in search. So, you would want to establish a strong website that’s vital to local search rankings. You’d need [...]

4-Jan-2019

A better user experience. That’s what an interactive website offers your audience, such as clients and investors. When your site is interactive, it engages users as they go through information displayed on your web pages. It’s just more enjoyable to use. So, it receives more traffic and gains all the benefits that come with it. How is this [...]

21-Dec-2018

Think about it. At this very moment, someone may be searching for your company online. It's how things work in this digital age. Clients and investors will search the web to engage with your business. They expect your company to have an online presence, at least a website. And if you don't have one, they'll consider you less professional. [...]

14-Dec-2018

Helping you manage your website smoothly. That’s our goal. That’s why our HQi content management system (CMS) consistently improves to make you a happy HQi user. Because a good CMS at the heart of your website keeps your content fresh and up-to-date. In this latest version, you’ll be able to manage your timeline more easily, without help from support, [...]

3-Dec-2018

IRM CEO Martin Spry has been talking to leaders of ASX-listed companies about their online investor presence for 15 years. Hundreds of companies. He just completed a national series of small group sessions, “5 New Ideas for Better Online Engagement with Investors,” where he delivered over 200 useful ideas to more than 30 companies. IRMatters caught up with Martin [...]

23-Nov-2018

Investors are not always rational in assessing their investment decisions. In the early part of their journey, some investors would not be decided on specific facts to look for about your company. And by looking at your website’s design, imagery and key messages, they will be guided emotionally about how they feel about your business. Other investors [...]

16-Nov-2018

There must be a better way to do things. Investor relations have more pressing matters to attend to than getting tangled up in the nitty gritty of sending out announcements. You know the drill. The first task is posting on your website. Logging on to ASX Online. Waiting for confirmation from the Issuers Office. Making sure the announcement’s [...]