IR Leader
June 19, 2018
Do you have a list of books and articles that you've been saving to read over the summer? Well don't forget to add IR leader and IR focus to the list!

In 2018, CIRI has published two issues of IR leader and two issues of IR focus. The topics and articles are listed below so you can add them to your 'summer reading' list.

IR focus Volume 11 Issue 1:  New TSX Rules Will Make Your Website Bigger; Here’s How to Make It Better
IR focus Volume 11 Issue 2:  DIY Marketing Versus Corporate Access: An Important Choice for IROs

     Lead Article: A New Age of Impact Investing: Why IROs Should Take Shareholder Activism and Engagement to Heart
     Financial Reporting and IR: Changes to Lease Accounting Are Just Around the Corner - And They Are Impactful
     Canadian Investor Relations Practitioner Perspective: Guidance and the Never-ending Debate

     Lead Article: Canadian IR in an Age of 'Fake News'
     Financial Reporting and IR: New Standards Disclosure - Expect Diversity
     Canadian Investor Relations Practitioner Perspective: Defending Executive Compensation

The next issues of IR focus and IR leader will be published in late August and early September respectively.

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CIRI is pleased to inform you that new job opportunities are available in British Columbia, Alberta and Ontario.

CIRI members can click here to view the postings. You must be logged in as this is a 'Members Only' benefit.

Are you looking to create or fill a position in your company or for a client? Here's an effective way to reach CIRI members who are looking for new challenges in investor relations.

Members may submit a job posting free of charge. Non-members may submit a job posting for $150+HST.

To submit a job posting, contact Jane Maciel at or (416) 364-8200.

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Top Stories

CIRI 2018: Top Tips for Small-Cap IR

CIRI annual conference panelists provide some unique marketing and targeting tips for small caps.

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How to Quench Investors' Thirst for ESG Information

A large proportion of investors have recently assigned greater importance to companies' environmental, social, and governance factors.

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How Investors Are Using Alternative Data and Predictive Analytics Tools

CIRI conference keynote speaker recommends IR teams drastically expand their sources of competitive intelligence information.

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CIRI 2018: Award Winners and Board Changes

CIRI's awards for excellence and leadership in IR presented during group's AGM in Toronto.

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Caisse, Ontario Teachers Unveil G7 Investor Alliance

The 'leadership initiative' aimed at boosting global efforts on climate change, infrastructure and gender equality.

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Caisse, Ontario Teachers' Unveil G7 Investor Alliance on Climate Change, Infrastructure

A group of global institutional investors, led by Quebec's Caisse de dépôt and Ontario Teachers' Pension Plan are commiting to advance several G7 objectives. Caisse CEO Michael Sabia joins BNN Bloomberg's Amanda Lang to discuss the initiative.

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Investors Push for Climate Risk Disclosure

Companies that haven't made extensive disclosures about their climate risk profile should be prepared for a raft of questions from shareholders.

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The Directors' E&S Guidebook

Practical insights and recommendations for executive board oversight and company disclosure of environmental and social ("E&S") matters.

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Business Leaders Need To Speed Up Sustainability Efforts

It is tempting to think that it was the financial crisis of a decade ago that changed everything. However, the truth is that business has been grappling for some time with finding a role for itself in society.

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