Informed 19 December, 2017
Informed 97 – Winter 2017/18
This issue covers the 2017 IR Society Best Practice Awards, with pictures from the event and full coverage of the winners. There is also a feature on best practice in 2018, with articles discussing the political and regulatory landscape.
Industry News 7 December, 2017
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 News 22 November, 2017
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 News 22 November, 2017
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 the capital markets, building trust, and strengthening corporate reputation.
Blogs 20 November, 2017
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.
IR Society News 26 October, 2017
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.
Blogs 19 October, 2017
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 January 2018.
Consultation Responses 19 October, 2017
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.
17 October, 2017
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.
Blogs 17 October, 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 report.
Informed 16 October, 2017
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 IROs.
Blogs 12 October, 2017
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!
IR Society News 11 October, 2017
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.
Blogs 11 October, 2017
2017 Good Governance Report – the great governance debate continues!
John Gollifer discusses the purpose of the Good Governance Report published this week by the Institute of Directors.
Blogs 21 September, 2017
MiFID II and the ascent of IR
The MiFID II deadline is fast approaching. With only just over 100 days until implementation, Laura Hayter outlines why we need to be IR ready!
IR Society News 7 September, 2017
Reverend Richard Coles to host 2017 Best Practice Awards
We are delighted to announce that this year's annual Best Practice Awards host will be writer, broadcaster and Church of England priest, Reverend Richard Coles!
IR Society News 18 August, 2017
Investor Relations Society responds to The Investment Association’s review of 2017 AGM voting data
The Investor Relations Society has responded to the Investment Association’s review of FTSE 350 AGM voting in 2017.
Blogs 31 July, 2017
An interview with Anne Richards: The challenge of a changing City landscape
In the final session of the IR Society's 2017 conference, Evan Davis interviewed Anne Richards about the impact of Brexit, the economy and regulation on markets and the investment industry.
Blogs 20 July, 2017
Dealing with a seismic change in regulation
When MiFID II is introduced, IROs will find themselves in the middle of some major regulatory changes, as Ian Shackleton reports.