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The Investor Relations Society

The voice of the investor relations profession

Promoting best practice investor relations

The Investor Relations Society (IR Society) is the not-for-profit professional body for those involved in investor relations and the focal point for investor relations in the UK.

IR Society Best Practice Voted Awards - Shortlists Announced!

The IR Society is delighted to announce the shortlists for the 2014 voted awards, run in partnership with Extel WeConvene.

AGM Season Offers Evidence of Good Stewardship

The voting pattern at recent AGMs offers strong evidence that effective stewardship is alive and well in the City of London. This is the conclusion of the Investor Relations Society’s IR Forum, a regular gathering of governance experts from institutional investors and senior investor relations officers representing a cross-section of the UK's listed businesses.

IR Society: The Corporate Access Debate

The Investor Relations Society (IR Society) today announces the results of its IR policy research carried out to examine the perceived impact of potential new corporate access and research regulations. These currently prohibit investment managers from paying for corporate access out of dealing commissions and may in the future prevent similar payments being made for research services.

IR Society Announces 2014 Best Practice Awards Host

The IR Society Best Practice Awards recognise and reward excellence in investor relations. We are delighted to announce this year's host, business reporter, Steph McGovern. Over the past 10 years Steph has reported on business and finance from around the world, most recently from the Eurozone crisis summits in Brussels and the Italian debt meetings in Rome.

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