IRMatters

    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 [...]

    9-Nov-2018

    The power of the web. You know this well enough. That's why your company has its own website. It's not just developing the right website though. It’s also about maintaining the site for your business. Your website must be regularly updated to echo your company's identity and business values in the online world. It doesn't have to be complicated [...]

    31-Oct-2018

    Is your business an unlisted public company? Chances are you have many of the same investor communication needs as listed companies. For instance, your shareholders also need to reference your corporate information. So they can be reassured about your investment proposition. And be able to support your successive funding rounds. A great website is the ideal way [...]

    22-Oct-2018

    Attracting investors is a real-time global competition. Conducted online. 24/7. As investors make choices in their investor journey, the challenge is how to help each investor take that next step towards more engagement and investment with you. Not the competitor. Perhaps you’ve heard about the 10 Success Factors for your online investor presence? Discover for yourself [...]

    12-Oct-2018

    Snapshots at a point in time. Your reports are dated documents prepared to communicate your status. Whether it's your prospectus, annual report or sustainability report, these summaries deliver messages that stand through time. Locked into the format of the report. Like any Australian listed company, you publish your reports, presentations and newsletters as ASX Announcements, an entirely online [...]

    5-Oct-2018

    Your website is the authority for investors. It’s the source of all the information they need. But investors don’t get to visit your website every day. That’s why your site needs to attract them when there’s news about your company. Or when there’s something they want to seek out. Luckily, there are various ways to enhance your website [...]

    28-Sep-2018

    Going public. It’s more than just selling stock. It’s a definitive sign of your company's success. To be sure, you’ll undertake a massive effort in the process. It IS after all a significant event in your company’s life. But it will all be worth it. As your public offering would provide your business access to essential capital for [...]

    21-Sep-2018

    Merging with a company or acquiring another? Good on you! A mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity is a great strategy for growth. As new entities emerge, a lot of things change. And a unified brand needs to be established to align with your new business strategy. You may need to rename your company, create a new logo [...]