Financial communication in science and practice


February 19, 2024

This CRiFC study examines the extent to which corporate purpose is addressed in the letters to shareholders of the DAX 40 companies.

January 17, 2024

This short study examines how DAX 40 companies deal with diversity aspects in their annual reports, which dimensions are mentioned and to what extent key figures on these dimensions are also communicated.

December 4, 2023

The new CRiFC short study examines the use of on the investor relations websites of DAX 40 companies.

November 23, 2023

On November 23, 2023, Sandra Binder-Tietz discussed corporate governance with around 30 corporate governance experts at the Corporate Governance Breakfast at the Frankfurt School of Finance & Management.

November 16, 2023

On November 16, 2023, Sandra Binder-Tietz discussed the challenges and optimal positioning of successful supervisory board communication with IPO candidates.

November 2, 2023

In the November issue of Reporting Insights, Christian Hoffmann and Joëlle Loos provide an overview of the current reporting landscape based on the “Reporting Perspectives” study.


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