Entries by Jenni Herbert

A Busy Week in the IR Calendar

A busy week in the IR calendar containing both the annual IR Society Conference and the IR Magazine European Awards. The title of the 31st IR Society conference, held on 20 June, was “A new world order: The ascent of IR”.  Hosted by well-known journalist and broadcaster, Evan Davis, the day was attended by some 360 […]

RD:IR sponsors award at PLC Awards ceremony

RD:IR again sponsored the “Best Investor Communications Award” at the annual PLC Awards held in the Great Room at the Grosvenor House Hotel on 2 March 2017. The black tie event, now its it 31st year, celebrates excellence in quoted companies on the London Stock Exchange. http://www.plc-awards.co.uk RD:IR congratulates all winners, listed below:- Best Investor Communication […]

RD:IR White Paper on MiFID II & Impact on IR Practices

POTENTIAL IMPACT OF MIFID II ON IR PRACTICES AND THE CORRESPONDING ROLE OF TECHNOLOGY MiFID II will come into force on 03 January 2018 and EU states have until 03 July 2017 to transpose it into national laws. This paper aims to provide IR professionals with more clarity on the likely implications of MiFID II, specifically […]

RD:IR Congratulates Award Winners

It’s that time of the year again when black ties and long dresses get an airing at various awards ceremonies. First up was the IR Society’s Best Practice Awards 2016 held on Tuesday 22 November.  As Gold Sponsor, RD:IR was well represented, hosting 5 tables of clients and staff.  MD, Richard Davies, awarded the grand […]

Richard Davies awarded Honorary Fellowship of IR Society

At the IR Society’s Annual Best Practice Awards on 22 November 2016, Richard Davies, Founder and MD of RD:IR, was awarded Honorary Fellowship of the IR Society. The Honorary Fellowship recognises Richard’s longstanding commitment to the development of the IR profession and his extensive contribution to the work of the Society.  Richard was Deputy Chairman of the UK […]

Informed Article by Richard Davies

    New World, New Demands I have written in past columns about the changing world of investor relations in terms of the additional demands that are being placed on IROs as a result of those changes. As well as the uncertainty that the Brexit vote has brought to the City, we find that technological […]

Informed Magazine Article by Richard Davies

  IR and the aftermath of the Brexit vote I write this on the morning of a new phase of existence for the United Kingdom – the great leap into the unknown represented by the vote for Leave, as decided yesterday by the British public. While there is a broad plan for our exit from […]

RD:IR takes part in J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge 2016

RD:IR were proud to once again field a team to take part in the annual J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge held on the 20th and 21st July 2016.  The 5.6 km course wends its way around the iconic Battersea Park and attracts around 30,000 participants over the two days, raising money for charity. The weather gods […]

RD:IR sponsors award at IR Magazine European Awards

At a glittering gala event held at the Sheraton Park Lane Hotel in London on 22 July 2016, IR professionals from around Europe gathered for the IR Magazine European Awards.   RD:IR sponsored the Rising Star Award, a new category for IR professionals under 35 who bring fresh thinking and a unique approach to the profession.  Mark […]