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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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How to gain and keep the markets confidence

Earlier this week I published a column for CFO World on the theme “How to win the markets confidence” (In Swedish). In this week’s post I will give you a summary of the most important key points from the column. … Continue reading

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Trading in a black box?

Earlier this week I attended a breakfast seminar ”IR Excellence: Increased trading competition – traditional exchanges are challenged by alternative trading systems”, hosted by the Swedish IR association (SIRA), in cooperation with Cision, Grayling and Setterwalls. Erik Thedéen, CEO Nasdaq … Continue reading

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Summarising Best Practice in Nordic Q4 earnings

A majority of the Nordic companies have reported their annual results for 2009. The bubble didn’t burst, but it has been stretched to the maximum, and only some causal reassurance has been provided to the market.  When summarising the Nordic … Continue reading

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Dark pools – Blurring the Big Picture and messing up volatility

During an international IR conference in Sofia, July 2009, Michael McGough , Vice President, Marketing and Membership Development at NIRI discussed the issue of lost linkage between listing and trading in the US. It is estimated that dark pools as … Continue reading

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Will the Q4 earnings period provide reassurance or burst the bubble?

The Q4 earnings period starts in large scale this week, with no less than 30 Nordic companies reporting their results for 2009. During the latest two earnings periods (Q2 and Q3 2009), a majority of the Nordic companies, not only … Continue reading

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