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Nov 25, 2015

Are IROs unfollowing social media?

Few IR teams truly embraced social media as an investor communication tool, and now some early adopters are having second thoughts. Has IR interest in social media peaked? 

At a glanceA lack of demandFew IROs report any demand from the investment community to communicate via social media and many are questioning the effectiveness of the medium. IR Magazine research last year shows that of those using social media, few IR professionals see it as a productive means of communication.Going off TwitterIn August, Nestlé – an early adopter of Twitter for investor relations – decided to stop tweeting from its dedicated @Nestle_IR account, switching

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Garnet Roach

Garnet Roach joined IR Magazine in October 2012, working on both the editorial and research sides of the publication. Prior to entering the world of investor relations, her freelance career covered a broad range of subjects, from technology to...

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