Facebook’s news ban and your company’s news distribution

24-Feb-2021 by IRM
Facebook news restriction

Has your company’s news delivery been affected by Facebook’s news restrictions?

Under Facebook's new rules, Australian users will now be barred from finding or sharing local and international news content on their social network. Australian news outlets are also restricted from posting links on their pages.

This major move from the tech giant is in response to the Australian government’s proposed Media Bargaining Law that will make tech firms such as Facebook and Google pay for news content. It has been suggested, Google has reportedly already entered into agreements with major Australian news outlets.

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How to make your Annual Report stand out

23-Feb-2021 by IRM
Annual Report

It’s almost the end of the financial year. For June year-enders, it’s annual report time!

Whether you’re an early starter or a bit of a crammer, one thing’s for sure, your annual report will take time and effort to prepare. Perhaps it can even get overwhelming at times.

But it is well worth the effort when properly executed. Your annual report will give a considerable return on investment when it showcases your company’s achievements.

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IPO Snapshot: Investor websites of newly listed companies

23-Feb-2021 by IRM
IPO Snapshot

With the recent market rally, a window to list is evident and the pipeline for initial public offerings (IPOs) is surging. Thanks to the synergy of companies’ capital raising needs and investors’ drive for investment profitability.

As markets have regained confidence, many up-and-coming companies are snapping up the opportunity to offer shares in the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX). New listees have joined the bourse in the past months and more are scheduled to list soon.

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SuperTrans Medical rolls out new website

09-Feb-2021 by IRM
SuperTrans Medical website

Are you keen on growing your business this year? Waiting in the curtains to spread your wings at the right time?

Setting up your website will get more people to know about your company and help reach potential investors. It will serve as the go-to place where interested stakeholders will learn of your brand, your team and the product you are offering.

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The easy way to upgrade to a smart corporate website

28-Jan-2021 by IRM
Website upgrade

Is your company having trouble keeping investors updated in a timely manner?

Perhaps you have a nice looking website, where something like WordPress is used for content management, while Mailchimp or Campaign Monitor sends ASX Announcements by email. Your site seems okay and it has all the generalised tools behind it. It's really cheap. But it’s labour intensive to keep your pages up to date.

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6 must-have elements for your IR website

27-Jan-2021 by IRM
Website elements

It’s not just about making it look pretty. There’s definitely more to it than that.

Your IR website is the most crucial resource for your investor networks. Both for those that currently own shares and for others that are considering buying.

They rely on your site far more than you might think. Using it to get news, financials and information. In real time.

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How to create a simple pre-IPO website

27-Jan-2021 by IRM
Pre-IPO website

Are you busy preparing for your upcoming listing or initial public offering (IPO)? Don’t forget to set up your website.

For now, it doesn’t have to be complicated, with all the bells and whistles. A simple landing page can work wonders at this stage. Your initial website will create a buzz about your company and generate excitement for your business.

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EQ Resources starts the year strong with new website

15-Jan-2021 by IRM
EQ Resources website

New year, fresh start! A clean slate for your business to forge ahead with its latest plans and ventures. Particularly if you’ve just recalculated your direction or rebranded your company to better fit your endeavours.

Has your company changed its name? You’ll need a new logo and branding to go with your website and all other communications. This newfound brand will need a corresponding online presence for the continued success of your business.

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Youfoodz investor website bolsters IPO

15-Dec-2020 by IRM
Youfoodz website

Investors do their own research as they consider your company for a possible investment, especially during your initial public offering.

They'll seek to know your company's strategy and plans to make good returns. They'll want to find out who’s directing and managing your business, as well as other corporate information on investment.

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Make your investor communications IPO ready

15-Dec-2020 by IRM
IPO ready

Launching an initial public offering soon?

Whether you’re planning an IPO in a few months or sometime next year, being ready for one requires planning. Often, this would entail big organisational changes to meet the requirements of being publicly listed.

It’s good practice for your business to act like an ASX-listed company before coming to market. Running your organisation like a public company before you need to will improve its IPO readiness and help strengthen its valuation.

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Impact Minerals uncovers investor-centric website

07-Dec-2020 by IRM
Impact Minerals website

Gone are the days when your business needs any kind of website just for an online presence. Used to be that any site would do merely to be online.

That won’t cut it anymore in this new media age. Nowadays, you need a great functioning website that can impress investors and compete with peers. After all, you only have about 3 seconds to wow investors before they decide to look elsewhere to your competitors.

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News Briefs: Adding descriptions with your ASX Announcements

01-Dec-2020 by IRM
News briefs

When you think about it, your ASX announcements do not only fulfill mandatory requirements. They also draw attention to your business as your updates are posted to the market.

Your ASX releases bring your company profile to investors as you broadcast your successful ventures, leadership appointments, financial reports and other news. These announcements provide information that will encourage stakeholders to join your share registry.

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How website health checks improve your site

23-Nov-2020 by IRM
Website health checks

When was your last health check? That is, for your website?

Yes, you read it right. Your website needs health checks. Much like how people need check-ups from their doctor. Just to ensure everything’s in tip-top shape.

After your website goes live, don’t expect it to work perfectly for always. In truth, websites break down when unattended. Often they become outdated, take longer to load and incur other technical problems.

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Tesserent powers up new investor website

23-Nov-2020 by IRM
Tesserent website

How does your investor website deliver information to stakeholders? In a snap or a roundabout way?

Investors can get lost in your site if they can’t find the right information they seek. They reach your website to consider a potential investment in your business but may end up leaving it because of poor navigation. (Uh oh!)

But all that can be avoided through excellent navigation on your website.

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3 key benefits of a great annual report design

18-Nov-2020 by IRM
Annual Report design

Your annual report is an extension of your brand. More than a legal requirement, it’s a unique communication tool that connects with investors and stakeholders.

Beyond mere facts and figures, your annual report is an excellent opportunity to create a lasting impression through your company’s story. Enabling your business to stand out from the crowd.

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Desert Metals website gets ready for IPO

18-Nov-2020 by IRM
Desert Metals website

Show not just tell! Show investors how your company is an attractive long-term investment through a great website. Especially as you gear up for your initial public offering (IPO).

As you prepare to be listed, providing facts and figures about your business is important. Presenting a strong company story through your website is essential to your IPO’s success.

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10 golden rules for investor websites - and so what?

23-Oct-2020 by Martin Spry
Golden rules for investor website

Investors make progress on their journey from strangers to shareholders/advocates based on news they find on online touchpoints of their choosing. Regardless of where they find you online, you’ll be trying to get them to your investor website.

Because your investor website is the king of touchpoints that you control. It’s 100% under your control. It's the place where you have the best chance of influencing investors to like and trust you. So you need to give it your very best shot!

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MyDeal investor website scales up from IPO

23-Oct-2020 by IRM
MyDeal website

Is it time to take your company public?

You’re set to fast-track your business’s growth and expand operational capabilities. You want to establish your brand and expand beyond your investor community. You’re ready for the next step forward.

But before you go public, one of the tasks you need to accomplish is to set up your investor website. Equipping your site for your initial public offering is crucial if you want to hit the ground running from the day of your IPO and onwards.

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How to improve your investor website with help from experts

21-Oct-2020 by IRM
IR Suggestions

There’s always room for improvement on your investor website. As in any aspect of your business, you don’t just want to get things done. You want to get things done right.

That’s why you’re open to feedback from team members and partners. Because you want to keep improving your site to communicate well with investors. Though sometimes it may be hard to sift through all the varying viewpoints.

How about advice from investor website experts?

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Launching your new HQi-powered website

20-Oct-2020 by IRM
HQi go live

Finally! Your new website is about to go live.

After organising its design and content, your site is now ready to be launched into the big wide world. Well done! Thank you too for entrusting your website development to our IRM team.

But before we hit the go-live button, a final run-through is needed to give your site the best start possible. It’s much like how pilots double-check controls before taking off.

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