As part of the DIRK workshop "Digital IR trends 2018" on 25 January 2018, Sandra Tietz gave a first insights into the research project "Digital Leadership in Investor Relations". The results of the first phase of the phase were enthusiatically discussed with representatives of investor relations departments.
Today, the Center for Research in Financial Communication launched a large-scale quantitative survey within the comprehensive research project “Digital Leadership in Investor Relations”. The survey aims to identify the status quo of the German listed corporations as well as trends.
The Center for Research in Financial Communication has signed an extended cooperation agreement with its long-term partner Center for Corporate Reporting, Zurich.
In the 11th edition of The Reporting Times, two articles on research projects in the context of the Center for Research in Financial Communication have been published.
The Center for Research in Financial Communication has started its research project on “Digital Leadership in Investor Relations” in cooperation with Deutsche Post DHL Group, Deutsche Telekom AG, innogy SE und SAP SE as well as DIRK e.V. Together with seven students from the Communication Management master program, the research team will explore how Investor Relations can successfully master the challenges of digitalization.
Deutsche Börse AG becomes a new partner of the Center for Research in Financial Communication. Within the cooperation, Martin Halusa, Head of Media Relations at Deutsche Börse, joins the Steering Committee of the competence center.
30 invited guests - including Head of Investor Relations and Corporate Communications as well as selected communication experts from business and science - discussed current research results and challenges as well as trends in capital market communications at the first Financial Communication Summit which took place on 13/14 September 2017.
The renowned publication Corporate Communications: An International Journal has published a paper on the use of online shareholder platforms in investor relations by the Center for Research in Financial Communication. The purpose of this paper is to analyze antecedents of listed corporations’ propensity to adopt online shareholder platforms.
Basierend auf einer aktuellen Studie an der Universität Leipzig wurde beim Workshop auf der 20. DIRK-Konferenz am 13. Juni 2017 in Frankfurt ein empirisch fundiertes Aufgabenprofil des CFO in der Finanzkommunikation vorgestellt, durch einen Vertreter der Kommunikationspraxis eingeordnet sowie die Implikationen für die IR mit den Teilnehmenden diskutiert.
With its paper "Investor Relations - A Systematic Literature Review" the team of the Center for Research in Financial Communication was contributing to the 67th annual conference of International Communication Association (ICA) which took place from May 25 - 29, 2017 in San Diego, USA.