IRMatters

    22-Jun-2021

    Going public is a major milestone for any business. The process is transformational as the once private company learns to operate within regulatory requirements and for a broader investor group. For sure you’ll agree, investor communication is essential to be a successful publicly listed company. It’s a key ingredient not just in launching an initial public offering (IPO). It’s [...]

    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 [...]

    14-May-2021

    Getting ready for an initial public offering (IPO) takes a lot of work. You have a prospectus to draft, roadshows to coordinate, investors to win over. With so many to-dos, the last thing you’ll probably think about is your website. But the amount of communication involved when your company goes public cannot be underestimated. New regulations and processes will [...]

    10-May-2021

    How is your company positioned for growth? What sets you apart from your competitors? These are just some questions investors seek to answer as they search for information about your venture. Before allotting capital in your organisation, they’ll want to know your business model, purpose and strategy. They’ll want to understand your competitive advantage and how you will generate [...]

    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 [...]

    21-Apr-2021

    Completing an initial public offering is both challenging and rewarding. Organising the people, processes and technology needed for your IPO is critical for its success. In your quest to become a public company, you’ll want to get the right message out into the market. You’ll need an investor relations game plan that fully communicates with stakeholders, amid many other [...]

    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 [...]