Case studies Archive

Feb 13, 2019
Inside the numbers: IR Magazine Awards – US 2019
New York City will play host to the IR Magazine Awards – US 2019 next month and, ahead of the announcement of the short lists, we take a look at the numbers behind the awards-by-nomination categories. For the second consecutive year, IR Magazine has opened several categories to nominations both from companies and on behalf of companies. This differs from how the majority of the winners are selected, which is through a ...
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Feb 12, 2019
Award-Winning IR – Asia 2018 is now available
This report documents the highest-ranked companies in Asia across a range of IR-related categories, as nominated for the IR Magazine Awards – Greater China 2018, which took place in Hong Kong on November 30, 2018 and the IR Magazine Awards – South East Asia 2018, which took place in Singapore on December 4, 2018. A total of 423 portfolio managers and analysts took part in online and telephone surveys in Q2 and Q3 2018 to determine the best current exponents ...
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Feb 08, 2019
The CII view of Mifid II
Council of Institutional Investors general counsel Jeff Mahoney talks to Andrew Holt about what the US group thinks of Mifid II and how it would like the SEC to address the European regulation in the US market   Could you explain the CII view of Mifid II? Mifid II requires the separation of the cost of trade execution from that of research. That requirement is consistent with long-standing CII membership-approved policies that supp...
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Jan 29, 2019
Asian IR heads have more meetings with board than global average, study finds
Asian IR heads are meeting their board members and committees more frequently than their North American and European counterparts, a new IR study reveals. The report, which polled 1,000 IR professionals in Q1 and Q3 2018, examines the structure of IR and how often IR is discussed with senior management and company directors, as well as the issues they face. The IR Function r...
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Jan 28, 2019
CEO confidence falls dramatically
Nearly 30 percent of company leaders believe global economic growth will decline over the next 12 months, according a new annual survey. This figure is six times higher than last year, when just 5 percent of company leaders felt this way – a record jump in pessimism. The outlook is one of the key findings of PwC’s 22nd annual survey of 1,300+ CEOs around the world, and is in stark contrast to last year’s record jump (from 29 percent to 57 percent) in op...
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Jan 22, 2019
Asia could dominate global capital markets in two decades
Asian markets could gain the lion’s share of global capital markets over the next two decades, according to the New Financial Global Capital Markets Growth Index. The index estimates the average global share of Asian capital markets will increase from 31 percent in 2017 to 49 percent in 20 years, with half the growth expected to come from China. ...
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Jan 22, 2019
IR Function report now available
The latest report from IR Magazine is an analysis of how investor relations operates within the corporate structure. Based on responses from over a thousand IR professionals and senior management members, the report breaks down the data by region, cap size. This report looks at which members of senior management IR reports to and the level of engagement IR has with senior management, board members and internal committees. It investigates the frequency of c...
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Jan 14, 2019
Winners of Dutch IR Awards announced
ASML, SBM Offshore and Basic-Fit were among the winners at Nevir’s 12th annual IR Awards, held on January 10 at Transformatorhuis in Amsterdam. In a lively evening, well compered by Dutch Big Brother winner Joost Hoebink, around 200 attendees from the Netherlands investor relations community gathered to network and recognize and celebrate the success of their peers. Dies Donker, head of investor relations at ABN AMRO, Bert-Jaap Dijkstra, group corp...
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