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Investor Targeting Calling

22 August in Uncategorized

Another season of Conference Orgies arrives – unfortunately, you may never reach a climax. Sure, by all means attend a few investor conferences as long as they ensure a few quality meetings. But please also have a view and preference. Many a times companies end up...

Generalist PR vs. Specialist IR

30 March in Uncategorized

A brief look at how Specialist IR firms differ from Generalist PR firms.   Preamble: The Indian PR industry is beginning to mature. Gone are the days where a PR agency could behave like supermarkets offering everything under one roof and get away with delivering just rudimentary...

The Ostrich Syndrome

30 March in Uncategorized

Public Relations for Unlisted Companies Planning An IPO The apathy of unlisted companies towards Public Relations is inexplicable, and their sudden proclivity for PR at the time of fund raising is palpable. Such short-sightedness makes them look opportunistic and has many pitfalls. If Public Relations is...

DEBATE ON SHARE BUYBACK

30 March in Uncategorized

Corporate share buyback is an effective tool to prevent companies' share prices from devaluation and re-instilling promoter confidence. As the number of share buybacks climb, the debate over the concept heats up further. In June 2013, the Securities & Exchange Board of India (SEBI), the Indian...

Do we need IR Analytics?

30 March in Uncategorized

IR Connect looks at how an IR plan can become much sharper and result-oriented with the help of IR Analytics. Every IRO and CFO should take a careful look into its values and benefits.   It’s a well accepted dictum that stock valuations are a function of...