Build your network.
Develop your career.

The leading IR qualification worldwide

A new world order: The ascent of IR

Recognising excellence in investor communications

Join the IR Society

Keep up with the latest developments and best practice. Network with peers.

More

Certificate in IR

An essential prerequisite for those seeking to work in the investor relations profession.

More

Annual Conference

Check back regularly for updates on the 2018 conference.

More

Best Practice Awards

See all the winners from the 2017 awards

More

Promoting excellence in IR

The Investor Relations Society’s mission is to promote best practice in investor relations; to support the professional development of its members; to represent their views to regulatory bodies, the investment community and government; and to act as a forum for issuers and the investment community.

Latest news

Exane BNP Paribas publishes MiFID II Survey Report

We are delighted to share Exane BNP Paribas' latest MiFID II survey report published in partnership with the European IR Societies.

IR Society announces John Gollifer, General Manager, to step down in June 2018

John Gollifer, the General Manager of the IR Society, has advised the Board of the IR Society that he plans to retire in June 2018.

IR Society celebrates the ascent of IR at Best Practice Awards

At Tuesday night’s annual Investor Relations Society Best Practice Awards dinner at the Tower of London, the IR Society recognised those companies that are leading the way in engaging with…

MiFID II: Top tips to make sure you are ready

David Lloyd-Seed, Chair of the IR Society, and Director of IR at Telefonica UK (O2) offers some tactical advice to IR professionals ahead of MiFID II implementation in January 2018.

Conference 2018 - Evan confirmed as host!

We're delighted to announce that Evan Davis has once again confirmed that he will be the conference moderator for the 2018 IR Society annual conference.

The Impact of MiFID II for IROs: A Panel Discussion

Nasdaq hosted a MiFID II event in association with the IR Society this week. Laura Hayter reviews the discussion panel and offers some advice to IROs ahead of implementation in…

Exposure Draft: Amendments to Guidance on the Strategic Report

The IR Society's response to the FRC's draft amendments to guidance on the Strategic Report.

IR Society announces Shortlists for 2017 Best Practice Voted Awards

The IR Society is delighted to announce the shortlists for the Voted category of the IR Best Practice Awards for 2017.

Implementing IR for all classes of capital

IR practice has been built primarily around equities, but other types of corporate capital are increasingly requiring the attention of finance and IR professionals, as Susan Davy and Sarah Heald…

Informed 96 – Autumn 2017

The Autumn 2017 issue of Informed contains a special feature titled ‘Navigating a new landscape for IR’. This explores the changing patters in finance and technology – with implications for…

Best Practice Awards 2017 – more entries, more competition!

Many congratulations to all short-listed companies.We look forward to seeing you all, along with your teams, on 21 November 2017 at the Tower of London to celebrate what’s best about…

IR Society announces 2017 Best Practice Self-entry Awards Shortlists

The IR Society is delighted to announce the shortlists for the Self-entry category of the IR Best Practice Awards for 2017.

Upcoming courses and events

IR resources

.

Ask the Board

Members may ask questions in confidence, which we will endeavour to answer through our network of experienced IR professionals.

Members Zone

Knowledge bank

This page is the portal for IR Society members. Use the Knowledge Bank to find information and practical advice on a wide range of IR issues, including the Society's latest…

Members Zone

Member directory

Find your fellow members.

Members Zone

Find a service provider

Search for specific IR services or providers

Members Zone

About the IR Society

A membership organisation that exists to promote best practice investor relations in the UK and beyond

Our mission is to promote best practice in investor relations; to support the professional development of our members; to represent their views to regulatory bodies, the investment community and government; and to act as a forum for issuers and the investment community.

More

The Certificate in IR

The Certificate in IR (CIR) & International Certificate in IR (ICIR) are internationally recognised qualifications.

The CIR is a valuable benchmark for those already in the profession and an essential prerequisite for those seeking to work in the investor relations profession.

More

Join the IR Society

Keep up to date with the latest developments. Access best practice information. Network with peers.

By becoming a member of the IR Society, you become part of a community dedicated to the advancement of the understanding of the crucial role IR fulfills for companies, and the development of individual careers within investor relations.

More

Check out our blog on the #Corporate #Communications event we held in #Leeds a few weeks back. Talking about all th… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

Sponsor message