Governance

Board of Directors Communications Checklist: What They Need to Know

Good corporate governance and smart risk management planning starts with effective communication with your board of directors. While the jury is still out as to the best level …

Rob Berick

Surveillance Solutions: Improve Board Reporting with Stock Surveillance

The demand for real-time capital markets intelligence is increasing. Corporate boards are demanding visibility on capital market issues more often and more quickly than ever before — they …

Tiffany Regaudie
Tiffany Regaudie

SEC Tick Pilot May Deliver an October Surprise

On October 3, 2016, the SEC’s Tick Pilot to increase liquidity for small cap companies comes into play. With the overarching objective to evaluate whether or not widening …

John Vogt

Acquisition Integration for the IRO

Merger and acquisition activity is on the upswing in 2016. At the end of 2015, companies were sitting on more than $5 trillion in aggregate cash reserves, according …

Carol Wolf

Five Tips to Make the Most of Your Non-Deal Roadshow

Even in today’s hyper-connected, technological marketplace, investors still put a premium on face-to-face meetings, making non-deal roadshows (NDRs) a highly effective way for companies to cultivate and maintain …

Rob Berick

Five Components for a Cybersecurity Attack Response Plan for the Inevitable Breach

Cybersecurity breaches are becoming so common that it’s no longer a matter of IF a breach will occur but rather WHEN. And because breaches can cause any number …

Carol Wolf

BLOOMBERG: Institutional Investors Push for Board Diversity

We recently came across an interesting read on Bloomberg Business, which discusses the lack of  gender and racial diversity amongst board members across North American. Below, we share …

Rana Abdel Fattah

5 Reasons Investor Relations Officers are Intrapreneurial Disruptors

[This post comes courtesy of guest contributor Reginald Cash. He writes regularly at Markers Matters] Laurie Havelock of IR Magazine recently wrote an excellent article on Seven Questions to Expect …

Reginald Cash

Five Things to Remember this Proxy Season

As we turn the corner and head into the heat of the traditional proxy season, it’s important to remember that: The proxy statement needs to tell a clear story …

Rob Berick

Meet the new boss … same as the old boss?

Few segments of the financial market are more personality driven than private equity. When a PE firm is launched, it’s largely done so on the founder’s reputation more than anything else. …

Rob Berick