IRMatters

    17-May-2019

    First impressions last forever. Even with businesses. If you think your initial contact with investors or suppliers occurs on your first phone call, email or meeting – think again. Nowadays, a first impression with your company is usually made even before you reach out to them. How? Through the world wide web, of course! Investors will have Googled [...]

    10-May-2019

    An annual report is a snapshot of your company... a summary that shows your financial picture, market share and outlook for the future. However, preparing your annual report can be a daunting task. You’ll have to compile financial data, gather reports from management, craft your corporate message, among many other steps leading to a final copy that’s distributed [...]

    2-May-2019

    They came. They saw. They conquered. More companies took on fresh concepts to improve investor communications at IRM’s recently launched seminar, "5 New Ideas for Better Online Engagement with Investors". In March and April, IRM CEO Martin Spry led discussions in the “5 New Ideas” exclusive sessions for ASX-listed companies. The exchanges centred on latest ideas for online [...]

    26-Apr-2019

    Seeking funding for your business? For sure, you've prepared a brilliant business plan to go hand-in-hand with attracting investors. But how will your plan convince them to actually sign a check? You'll need to properly present the information investors want. Affirming that you're not only in charge of your business plan but more importantly, that you're in command [...]

    18-Apr-2019

    Not all investor presentations are created equal. If you want to stand out, your presentation should be the kind that attracts investors’ attention. One that clearly communicates your company’s value. Because investors are happier to invest in companies they like and which they feel are professional in their business. Your presentation should get investors excited about your company. [...]

    5-Apr-2019

    What’s usually the only time during the year when your shareholders and executives interact? You guessed it! Your annual general meetings (AGMs). These formal mandatory gatherings that happen yearly is a means of building stronger and more engaged relationships with your company’s shareholders. Your AGMs also offer investors valuable information that’s extremely useful for their investment decision-making process. [...]

    13-Mar-2019

    Investor relations. You're an expert already, of course! But what if you could be even better? What if you could have 5 NEW ideas for your online investor communications? Fresh ideas you haven't thought of before? Now that's a challenge! One that we're prepared to take on with you at our seminar series this year. [...]

    1-Mar-2019

    Put yourself in their shoes. Investors, after all, are human too. Just like you. They know what facts they want when they research about your business. They want to find specific information immediately once they get to your website. So, if you want to draw them into your site, you’ve got to give them what they want. [...]

    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 [...]