Category Archives: IR and Social Media

Annica Strahner joins the Swedish PR-firm Springtime

When I started Sculptor IR two years ago, I mainly focused on tailored perception studies. After about six months I recognised a growing interest in how to use social media to reach out to investors. I then started to map … Continue reading

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NASDAQ OMX Nordic surveillance head discusses social media

The following post is a 1:1 duplicate that I originally wrote for IR Web Report: COMPLIANCE risk is the most common reason given by IR professionals in Scandinavia to explain why they do not use social media for investor relations, … Continue reading

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IR Challenges in 2011: M&A Activities and Management Changes calls for effective communication channels

From a Swedish perspective, 2010 was a great year where many companies exceeded the markets expectations; the same goes for the Swedish economy, ranked as one of the strongest finances in the European Union. The results of restructuring processes finally … Continue reading

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New stats: Scandinavian companies using Twitter for IR

The following post is a 1:1 duplicate that I originally wrote for IR Web Report: SCULPTOR IR has just completed a major survey of 760 Scandinavian companies to see how many are using Twitter for investor relations information and to … Continue reading

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Swedish IROs still skeptical about social media: risks bigger than opportunities, ROI

The following post is a 1:1 duplicate that I originally wrote for IR Web Report: Earlier this week I attended a lunch seminar ”IR Excellence: Risks and opportunities in a digital world”, hosted by the Swedish IR association (SIRA), in … Continue reading

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How social media help increase coverage from your Q3 presentation

As usual with the Nordic earnings period, Investor was first in line to give their Q3 presentation earlier this week. Next week approximately 130 Nordic companies will be fighting to get the market’s and business media’s attention about their results … Continue reading

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IR and Social Media in the Nordics – Part 4: Corporate/IR blogs, a disclosure risk or context provider and time saver?

As reported earlier in Advice from Swedish IR pioneers in Social Media: ”Keep it simple” Sculptor IR’s and Box IR’s mapping of 374 Nordic mid and large cap companies use of social media for IR revealed that Twitter and Facebook … Continue reading

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