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Citigate Dewe Rogerson Financial appoints new chairman

Citigate Dewe Rogerson Financial is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael Berkeley as non-executive Chairman. Michael first joined Citigate Dewe Rogerson in 2001, focusing principally on Investor Relations and Financial PR consultancy projects, particularly IPOs, cross-border M&A, shareholder activism and litigation support. Since October 2014, when Michael stepped back from day-to-day management, he has…

How to stand out from the crowd in 2020

In an evolving landscape for listed companies worldwide, Sandra Novakov discusses the issues that IROs should be prioritising in the coming year. (This article was originally published in IR Society’s Informed magazine.) Effective communication of long-term strategy Ensuring that investors understand the company’s long-term strategy is a fundamental task for any IR team. However, for…

Supporting The Next Generation of Hedge Fund Managers       

New talent is important to any industry. Without new entrants and fresh ideas to challenge existing orthodoxies, industries can stagnate. That is particularly true for the global hedge fund industry, which is continually evolving in order to meet investor demands. That is why it is good news that the number of new hedge fund launches…

Citigate Dewe Rogerson’s 11th Annual IR Survey

Citigate Dewe Rogerson announces that its 11th Annual IR Survey, based on responses from 479 Investor Relations Officers at leading companies across the world, is now available to download from the company website at citigatedewerogerson.com. In addition to the marked impact of MiFID II on sell-side research in Europe highlighted in our earlier announcement, our…

UK companies among the hardest hit by decline in analyst coverage, according to Citigate Dewe Rogerson’s 11th Annual IR Survey

The UK’s listed companies have been hit by an accelerated decline in both the quantity and quality of sell-side analyst research following the introduction of the MiFID II directive, according to new research from Citigate Dewe Rogerson’s dedicated Investor Relations Practice. Overall, 52% of UK companies in its 11th Annual IR Survey reported a year-on-year…

Takeaways from the 2019 UK IR Society Conference

Citigate Dewe Rogerson was delighted to support the IR Society’s 33rd annual conference held on Tuesday, 18 June 2019 in London. The President of the Confederation of British Industry, John Allan, started the day with his keynote speech which featured an interesting thought-piece about “who is driving the IR agenda?” Unsurprisingly, discussion throughout the day centred…

CDR moves to new offices

Citigate Dewe Rogerson’s financial communications and investor relations team has moved to new offices by Chancery Lane station – with views across London from the top of the Holborn Gate building. This means the agency now operates alongside sister agencies in the Huntsworth group, which has more than 300 staff working on two floors at…

Citigate Dewe Rogerson’s global hedge fund practice passes 50 clients, announces new hedge fund thought leadership and film services

The global hedge fund practice of Citigate Dewe Rogerson, the leading international financial and corporate communications consultancy, has now added more than 50 new clients since it was launched in 2016. Client strategies covered include equity long/short, credit, quant, event-driven, activist, distressed, global macro, FX, crypto, emerging markets, biotech, disruptive tech and ESG. The award-winning…

Hedge funds and crypto assets

CDR Senior Director Christen Thomson will be speaking at an Eversheds Sutherland event looking at hedge funds and crypto assets on 16 April in London. The event also features speakers from Copper, Hedgeguard, EisnerAmper, FQS, JTC and Lawson Connor.