Case studies Monthly archive

Dec 17, 2019
Winning bids, new regulation and IR chatbots: Inside IR at PTT Exploration and Production
When asked to name the biggest challenge of the last 12 months, Nuchanong Sangkeaw, head of IR and capital markets at PTT Exploration and Production (PTTEP), finds it hard to pick just one.  The company, a subsidiary of Thailand’s state-owned oil and gas giant PTT, has been through a series of highs and lows over the last year, ranging from a record gas discovery to fighting market perceptions over a major new contract.  Despite these events, the IR team...
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Dec 06, 2019
Winners of the IR Magazine Awards – Greater China 2019 announced
China Resources Beer and Far East Consortium International led the pack at the IR Magazine Awards – Greater China 2019, taking home four awards each. China Resources Beer won awards for best overall investor relations (large cap), best in region (China), best in sector (consumer), and Vincent Tse took home the best investor relations officer (large cap) award.   Far East Consortium International won for best overall investor relations (small to mid-cap), b...
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Dec 06, 2019
The week in investor relations: Trade-deal jitters, record ETF assets and world's largest IPO
– US President Donald Trump worried investors by suggesting a trade deal with China may not be imminent, the BBC reported. The president said at a NATO summit this week that he may wait ‘until after the election’ to strike a deal. The comments led US shares to fall sharply. Investors are still waiting to see whether a round of tariffs on consumer goods planned for December 15 will come into effect. – T...
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Dec 04, 2019
Winners announced for the IR Magazine Awards – South East Asia 2019
Century Pacific Food was the biggest winner at the IR Magazine Awards – South East Asia 2019, walking away with three prizes in all. The Philippine food company picked up awards for best overall investor relations (small cap), best annual report (small cap) and rising star for Giovanna Vera, Century Pacific’s head of IR and treasury. Following closely behind, CapitaLand, Manulife US REIT and Thai Union Group picked up two awards each. The awards we...
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Dec 02, 2019
Global Investor Relations Practice Report 2019 – Global Overview available now
IR Magazine reveals the results of our latest annual global practice survey, the largest such survey of investor relations professionals worldwide. Based on a survey of more than 900 corporate IR professionals, the report looks at how IR teams operate worldwide and contains insights on important issues including: IR budgets IR team sizes Reporting lines (for example, to the CEO or CFO) Level of senior management part...
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Dec 02, 2019
IR Magazine Winter 2019
A light in the dark I recently spoke to Jim Toes, CEO of the Security Traders Association, about how the unprecedented number of issuer letters sent to the SEC about the access-fee pilot last year could be a sign that IR teams are getting more up to speed on market structure issues. He cited the increase in trading activity on dark pools as another issue IR teams need to be aware of. ‘Understanding where your stock is traded, why and b...
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