IR thoughts


Investors are constantly on the lookout for news about your company, especially in the current business environment. What with volatility due to soaring inflation and rising interest rates coupled with slowing growth, to name a few dynamics. It's ideal to keep communications going in this present economic outlook as investors are typically anxious about uncertainties. In this setup, stakeholders [...]


Your corporate presentation is one of the first things investors search for to find out more about your business. It’s your unique opportunity to tell your story in manner that sets your best foot forward. Without a doubt, your investor presentation carries a clear communication of your company’s evolving story. It’s an effective platform that conveys your management’s vision, [...]


All around the world companies are going digital in their workflows, including in their investor relations (IR) efforts. Adopting digitalisation as an essential part of IR was fast tracked by the pandemic and the progressively global nature of capital, according to a recent industry report. Embracing this new face of IR enables businesses not only to gain smarter workflows [...]


June year-end companies, how are you going with your annual report design this year? Will you have it designed in house or outsourced? Will you be taking on a design agency or an investor relations (IR) focused design team? Communicating to the investor market calls for a dedicated expertise, particularly for collateral such as annual reports. That’s why companies [...]


An annual report is a vital part of running your business. It conveys your company's beliefs and objectives. It is crucial to your organisation’s transparency and responsibility. More than a legal requirement, an annual report is an affirmation of who you are, what you do and how you achieve. It is strategic in raising brand awareness and engaging with [...]


Biotechnology is making an impact in people’s lives through therapeutics, diagnostics, agri-biotech, among others. With the increased demand for biotech products, this sector is expected to continue its vibrant growth in the coming years. No wonder the biotech industry is rapidly progressing into a highly competitive market. In the midst of competition, biotech companies need a solid online presence [...]


For several years now, environmental, social and governance (ESG) disclosures have been a key focus in global capital markets. On the home front, Australian regulators are likewise intensifying their focus on ESG. Mandatory reporting is expected to be close at hand as the current voluntary requirement may soon be a thing of the past. Investors have also heightened their [...]


Investor events are important components of your company’s investor relations. Roadshows, investor conferences, annual meetings and investor days are some of the brilliant means to connect with investors. Obviously, investor events are powerful opportunities to present your company’s narrative as you affirm your value proposition and growth strategy. They highlight your management’s credibility and accentuate the depth of your [...]


Seen that message next to a web address? (Hopefully, not on your website.) Google displays that label on sites that don’t use an SSL certificate (or Secure Sockets Layer certificate). This digital certificate delivers secure, encrypted communications between your website and any browser used by your clients or investors. With cyber attacks becoming commonplace, a shift in security consciousness [...]


Congratulations, you’ve attracted an “investor” to your online touchpoint! Someone has found your website, social media post, ASX announcement, online report. What happens next might be the start of a wonderful relationship. Or just a brief fling! To help understand what’s happening, we need to get inside the head of the investor visitor. You think you’re busy and important? [...]