IR thoughts

26-Jul-2021

Amid lockdowns and pandemic concerns this earnings season, companies and investors continue to adopt the digital shift to virtual and hybrid annual general meetings (AGMs). Though in-person meetings have been possible in some states with less restrictions, businesses still need to be prepared for unexpected changes. Bottom line, engagement is key to effectively communicate with investors in the current [...]

26-Jul-2021

In the corporate world, successful companies don’t just run the business. They’re also expected to maintain communications with investors as their organisation grows. Keeping investors in the loop is a smart move that leads to substantial results. It strengthens the bond with stakeholders and unlocks opportunities to draw in more funding. It’s not a new concept, right? But how [...]

22-Jun-2021

Investors just want the facts, right? So, is design really necessary for investor communications? Typically, listed companies provide investors numbers and data in compliance with regulation. In the process of conveying facts, key information are usually sent out despite their complex form. Seemingly as though businesses were messaging robots, not investors. Communicating to investors in this boring detailed fashion [...]

21-Jun-2021

Are you creating a new investor website or revamping your current one? Well-written website content is key to capturing the attention of investors and keeping it. Good website writing not only holds the interest of investors. It also tops search results on the web, enabling stakeholders to quickly find your site and access information for their investment decisions. Writing [...]

18-May-2021

A few months after going public through an IPO (or RTO), investor relations teams 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 times of the day and night to get [...]

26-Apr-2021

Sustainability is becoming mainstream for companies, a strategy necessary to be competitive today. Businesses are recognising the need to act on sustainable programs as expectations on corporate responsibility increase. Companies are not only expected to achieve financial performance but to give back to society. Consequently, sustainability principles are being incorporated into business policies. Companies integrating such aspects in their [...] 

26-Apr-2021

Whether this is your first annual report as a listed company or you’ve been doing it for many years, you know investors eyeing your company use this document to get information on your business. They tap into your yearly report and other financial statements to assess an investment. Aside from financial facts, investors will also draw on your annual [...]

13-Apr-2021

With the current surge of initial public offerings in the market, how do you make sure investors will choose your IPO over others? Your prospectus will certainly be key in catching investors’ attention and engaging with them. This legal document will present your company’s profitability and help determine whether they will participate in your offering or not. Needless to [...]

25-Mar-2021

Launching an initial public offering requires lots of planning. You’ll need all the help you can get, especially from the pros. You’ll want expert advice from specialists with a heaps of experience supporting companies on their primary listing on the ASX. How about an IPO roadmap to great investor communications for your upcoming listing? With this guide, you’ll be [...]

18-Mar-2021

Producing your annual report each year can be a challenge, especially if you wish to improve on your previous document. You don’t only want to state the facts and figures, listing all the numbers, you also want to tell a story that features your accomplishments and your plans for the following year. You want to share how you hurdled [...]