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  • Investor Relations Pros Share Communications Tips Amid The COVID-19 Uncertainty

    Companies in APAC are grappling with the economic pressures and challenges caused by the spread of coronavirus, or COVID-19, which has been declared as a pandemic by the World Health Organisation on 11 March. Listed companies should communicate clearly to stakeholders and investors, who are paying close attention to business trends and developments, and are anticipating corporate response plans. This is critical given that the earnings season is kicking off in the coming months. PR Newswire compiled views from investor relations and financial media professionals on how best to communicate…

    Asia Specials March 20, 2020
  • 4 things PR and IR professionals should know about Shenzhen-Hong Kong Connect

    The approval by China’s State Council for the Shenzhen-Hong Kong Connect three months ago on August 16 is the latest step implemented by the Chinese government to further liberalize mainland markets.  The long awaited stock trading link which started a three-week system test in October is likely to go live as early as November 21.  Another test of global investors’ appetite for Chinese shares, the new tie-up and its predecessor – the Hong Kong and Shanghai Stock Connect which was launched in late 2014, are currently the only direct accesses for…

    Asia Specials November 4, 2016
  • Startup PR 101: How to Write a Funding-Related Press Release

    “Startup XYZ Raises $10 Million in Series A Funding for a Commercial Project.” “FinTech Startup ABC Closes $2 Million in Series B Funding.” These are some common headlines we see in press releases from startups who received massive funding from investors. Distributing press releases of such nature is important to new startups because It is one of the most cost-effective communication methods; It creates brand awareness, recognition and confidence among target audience as well as potential investors; It helps attract talent to work for you. So what should you look…

    Content PR & Marketing July 11, 2016
  • Meet the Media: Business Capital Asia

    Have you ever needed industry-specific information and details on key businesses across the region but find it time-consuming to gather information about individual companies? Business Capital Asia (BCA) offers a convenient solution to C-level executives and potential investors by profiling businesses, keeping them informed of the investment and development opportunities that deserve special attention in these economically tumultuous times. Published by Business Capital Intelligence (BCI), BCA is an online B2B bi-monthly magazine, offering timely insights on investment opportunities, products, solutions and services across the region. Several renowned companies have been…

    Behind The Byline May 6, 2016
  • Forbes: PR Newswire ranked #1

    The below article was originally published by Bradley Smith on the “Building Shareholder Confidence” blog on 28 Aug 2013. Even if you’re not working for a public company, Forbes’s article will tell you why “press releases still matter, but not for the reasons you think” from a public relations & SEO perspective. ———— Wow. It’s always nice to be surprised with good news – and I certainly consider the Forbes article “The Press Release Revolution: A Wire Services Comparison Test” as “good news.” [caption id="attachment_1152" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Forbes: The Press Release…

    Investor Relations September 3, 2013