Investor relations

How are MiFID II regulations affecting IR and what’s still to come?

Financial markets and the world of IR have been impacted by the start of MiFID II in January, after lengthy debate and preparation. Sandra Novakov reviews the new landscape.

Citigate Dewe Rogerson’s 9th annual investor relations survey places investor education at centre stage as companies prepare for MiFID II

CDR’s 9th annual investor relations survey reveals how MiFID II is prompting companies in Europe, and beyond, to take a more active and direct role in educating investors.

Gauging Asian investor hedge fund appetite

There has been a huge amount of coverage about the decisions of Calpers, Nycers and the New Jersey Investment Council to get out of or reduce their hedge fund allocations, but the big move into hedge funds by Asian institutional investors this year has not been so widely reported.

Moving targets: company guidance

On June 23, the UK electorate delivered its closely contested verdict to leave the European Union, in what will surely go down as one of the most historic and monumental events the country has ever experienced. Whether this irrecoverable decision to exit will lead to a golden age of opportunity for Britain – now freed…

Shrinking sell-side research: should we be concerned?

  Cast your mind back to September 2008 and the implosion of the once mighty Lehman Brothers empire. Remember when Nomura swooped down on the smouldering remains to pick up the European and Asian operations for a relative song? This decisive and swift move was then widely feted as Nomura would be catapulted in an…