We are pleased to attach BNY Mellon's Global Markets Investment Outlook for 2013. BNY Mellon is one of the world's leading investment management organizations with over $1.3 trillion in assets under management and managed by multiple investment boutiques representing a broad spectrum of distinctive asset management styles.
Historically, there has been little direct dialogue between board members and shareholders, but we have seen this changing in the last few years. Shareholders are raising their voices, and companies are listening.
Janet Dignan looks at some of the institutions offering IR degrees or certifications across the globe.
The MENA Private Equity Association, in partnership with KPMG and Zawya, released the 2011 Private Equity and Venture Capital in the Middle East Annual Report. The Report analyses 2011 data and trends and outlines Private Equity outlook for 2012.
June edition of the newsletter
We are pleased to attach the April 2012 Economic Update written by BNY Mellon's Chief Economist, Richard B. Hoey. 'We continue to believe that the global economy will avoid a full-scale recession. Instead, we expect a global growth recession led by an actual economic decline in Southern Europe...'
Welcome to the second edition of the Markets Brief. This issue focuses on the listing of debt in the Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) and in particular, the issuance of standarised debt security.
January edition of the newsletter
Debt Investor Relations ("IR") is the mechanism by which a government or a corporate that issues bonds and/or sukuk ("Issuers") provides information about itself and about the financial instrument to investors and maintains a relationship with its investors.
The Shareholder Meeting Handbook provides our issuer clients and other interested parties an overview of our approach to shareholder meetings, with emphasis on timing requirements, key participants, best practices, process overviews and value-added services that clients might utilize.
2011 has been a turbulent year for the global markets with political volatility in the Middle East, European Union financial crisis, and continuing economic uncertainty in the U.S. Issuers around the world face ever-increasing challenges to obtaining their optimal valuation.
We would like to share with you an insight into the Global Investor Middle East Panel Discussion from the July / Aug edition of the Global Investor.
Meeting Institutional Investors in Scotland; A few insights and tips Paul Heward - Investor Relations Society (UK)
ME-IR Society would like to share with you the presentations discussed at the Qatar Investor Relations seminar. Qatari companies that attended the event yesterday are still eligible for a 15% discount on membership fees!
The ME-IR Society team would like to share with you a relevant study by Thomson Reuters Extel surveys on the importance of IR, highlighting the correlation between IR and stock performance over the long term.
Having navigated the recession, Investor Relations Officers (IROs) are setting a new course. A degree of uncertainty and caution remains, but the findings of our 2010 Investor Relations Survey suggest confidence is returning and more respondents are planning to meet investors on roadshows with a more upbeat message. The strength of the stock market recovery over the past year was in stark contrast to the strength of the economy and a key challenge will be keeping expectations aligned to company fundamentals by managing disclosure and guidance. IROs are starting to look ahead and communicate the long-term picture, but must continue to reassure investors with short-term sequential analysis.
Those ten key Practical Tips for Effective Investor Relations were presented the recent IR Conference in Doha and due to many requests we now publish them to wider audience.