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Safety in Numbers: Wenger Out, Three Billion In

Research

The only blog post you will read this summer that doesn’t pass judgement of Arsène Wenger’s 22 years as Arsenal manager. This weekend, much-lauded-then-maligned-then-lauded-again Arsenal manager Arsène Wenger managed Arsenal for the 1,235th and last time. A lot has happened to the world of football since the 13th August 1996 – nearly 22 years ago…

The Plastic Problem

Consumer,Corporate,Corporate and Consumer PR

Theresa May recently made another announcement in the war on plastic, stating that plastic straws and cotton buds could be banned in England in a bid to cut plastic waste. This announcement was made at the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting, with the idea to position the UK as a world leader on tackling plastic…

Everything you need to know about Reddit

Consumer,Corporate and Consumer PR,Digital

Digital updates frequently come from the same companies: Facebook (and its sisters Instagram and WhatsApp), Twitter, Google/YouTube and Snapchat. As of late however, another name keeps popping up: Reddit.

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

Financial,Investor relations

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.

March Social Media Roundup

Communications,Consumer,Digital,Social Media

Getting a blue tick may be closer than you think… Twitter’s CEO Jack Dorsey revealed in a Periscope stream last month that the company is working to expand its blue verification checkmark to all users. He said, “The intention is to open up verification to everyone, and to do it in a way that’s scalable,…

The Celebrity Crisis Manual

Corporate and Consumer PR,Crisis communications

As yet another public figure has been caught with their hand in the proverbial cookie jar we see the standard celebrity crisis response programme rolled out.  They should produce a manual, or teach celebrity crisis communications 101, as the response is entirely predictable.

Why the Importance of Brand in Business Aviation is Increasing

Why the Importance of Brand in Business Aviation is Increasing

Corporate

Citigate Dewe Rogerson is an international communications agency working for some of the biggest companies in the world. It has extensive experience in the business aviation sector where it has worked for OEMs, charter, management and maintenance companies, as well as specialist finance organisations. The growth of social media, the digital revolution taking place in…

CDR Life Sciences Team supports Acacia Pharma’s €190 million Initial Global Offering

Life Sciences

The CDR Life Sciences team supported Acacia Pharma on its successful €190 million Initial Global Offering (IGO) and listing on Euronext Brussels in March 2018. In raising EUR 40 million, Acacia Pharma’s listing is the largest on Euronext since 2015 and the first Pharma company listing on Euronext Brussels in 2018. 

Investor Perception: Crypto-Currencies

Financial

There are over 1,300 crypto-currencies to choose from, and with huge spikes in some of their valuations, the sector has attracted significant interest from many investors. Citigate Dewe Rogerson has just completed some research with retail investors and financial services professionals in the UK to capture their perception of crypto-currencies.  Despite the high levels of…