IRM innovates AUB Group website with new look, features

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September 22nd, 2017 by Admin

  IRM recently revitalised the website of AUB Group Limited (ASX:AUB) as part of efforts to reinforce the company’s investor relations. AUB Group is a leading equity-based risk management, advice and solutions provider in Australasia. Under the direction of AUB Group, IRM implemented a fresh design for the site’s home page that includes a live share price chart […]

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IRM firms up Melbana Energy corporate website

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September 15th, 2017 by Admin

  Melbana Energy (ASX:MAY) partnered with IRM to launch a robust website in a bid to expand the company’s online presence. Presently, the oil and gas enterprise has a portfolio of exploration, appraisal and development stage opportunities in Cuba, New Zealand, Ashmore Cartier and Bonaparte Gulf regions in Australia. Melbana Energy’s latest site exhibits a simple […]

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Laneway Resources chooses IRM to build corporate website

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September 8th, 2017 by Admin

IRM is pleased to announce the latest investor-focused website of Laneway Resources (ASX:LNY). Laneway is an Australian exploration company with assets in gold and coal. IRM initially created an ultramodern look with a corporate appeal for the new site. Then its HQi content management system was deployed to keenly showcase Laneway’s business in the web pages. […]

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SEO 101: A guide for beginners

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September 1st, 2017 by Admin

As you may already know, search engine optimisation, or SEO, “is the process of affecting the visibility of a website or a web page in a web search engine’s unpaid results,” according to Wikipedia. How does it affect your business? SEO can direct more significant traffic to your website, resulting in increased awareness amongst the […]

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Tesserent engages IRM’s market-leading Newsroom

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August 25th, 2017 by Admin

IRM teamed up with Tesserent (ASX:TNT) to integrate the IRM Newsroom in the cyber security company’s website. Tesserent offers businesses world-class perimeter protection, internal monitoring and alerts, secure internet connectivity and co-location. With the IRM Newsroom incorporated in Tesserent’s site, the company will be able to quickly communicate ASX announcements, share prices and reports to investors throughout […]

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Investment opportunities in the mining industry

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August 22nd, 2017 by Roger Leaning, Morgans Financial

In today’s IRMatters post, Morgans Financial director Roger Leaning discusses investment opportunities the wealth management firm evaluates in a mining company when advising clients. Are you eyeing a potential investment in a mining company? Some experts say risks are high but the gains can be sizable. That’s why it’s important to be aware of the […]

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IRM kicks off investor-friendly website for Tap Oil

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August 18th, 2017 by Admin

IRM launched a state-of-the-art web page of Tap Oil Limited (ASX:TAP), an independent oil and gas exploration and production company. TAP is based in Perth and has interests in South East Asia and Australia. IRM implemented its scalable HQi content management system to develop and power the site based on TAP’s desired layout and colour theme. Though […]

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IRM enhances Atlas Iron site to boost investor relations

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August 11th, 2017 by Admin

IRM recently updated Atlas Iron Limited’s website to help strengthen the iron-ore company’s investor relations. Atlas (ASX:AGO) mines and exports direct shipping ore from its operations in the Northern Pilbara region of Western Australia. Atlas is one of IRM’s many ASX-listed clients that use HQi, IRM’s proprietary content management system. The companies worked on upgrading Atlas’ […]

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IRM HQi Release Notes 5.0

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August 9th, 2017 by Admin

Seen the new design of our upgraded HQi content management system? How about the advanced features we’ve added to help you more easily manage your webpage? Read on to get details of several enhancements we’ve made. Or email support@irmau.com if you’d like more information or would like to request a demo on these new features. […]

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IRM revamps HQi with advanced features

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August 4th, 2017 by Admin

Generated excellent financial results during the last quarter? Perhaps you’re expanding your business to a new area or strengthening your team with experts? Investors want to be promptly informed about your company’s latest news. And what better way to keep them in the loop than through an updated website showcasing your growth! IRM understands enhancing […]

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Phoenix Eagle’s versatile website now live

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July 28th, 2017 by IRM

IRM kicked off a new website for Phoenix Eagle, a biopharmaceutical research and development company headquartered in Australia. IRM utilised its HQi content management system to build and run the site in collaboration with Phoenix Eagle. The biopharmaceutical company selected the content, colours and images to come up with its preferred look for the web pages. IRM’s […]

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Bioxyne’s new website designed for consumers, investors

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July 21st, 2017 by IRM

Bioxyne Limited (ASX:BXN) engaged IRM to launch a consumer-focused website for the Australian life sciences and health products company. IRM created the webpage with bright images and colours to connect with Bioxyne’s wide base of global clients. A Shopify store was also integrated in the site to facilitate online purchases for customers. In addition, Bioxyne’s […]

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Metminco teams up with IRM to upgrade website

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July 14th, 2017 by IRM

IRM developed a new design with added functionality for the website of Metminco (ASX:MNC), an exploration and mining company incorporated in Australia. MNC is listed on the Australian Securities Exchange and the AIM market of the London Stock Exchange. The company’s strong portfolio of exploration projects in Colombia, Peru and Chile is primarily focused on […]

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IRM unveils Ferrum Crescent’s investor-focused website

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July 7th, 2017 by IRM

IRM is pleased to announce the latest webpage of Ferrum Crescent Limited, a European lead-zinc exploration company based out of Australia. More commonly known as FCR, the company is listed on the Australian Securities Exchange, the AIM market of the London Stock Exchange and the Johannesburg Stock Exchange. FCR partnered with IRM to utilize IRM’s […]

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Dawson Insurance taps IRM for new website

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June 30th, 2017 by IRM

IRM and Dawson Insurance collaborated to launch an innovative website for the New Zealand-based insurance and risk specialist. Dawson Insurance provides specially tailored business and personal insurance, as well as coverage for specialist industries. The insurer engaged IRM’s HQi content management system to create easy-to-navigate pages that offer a wide range of risk management options […]

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Support Request History

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June 8th, 2017 by IRM Admin

Improved Support Request History As part of our improved support arrangement and ongoing efforts to make all work on your site transparent we have now updated the HQi content management system to include your support history, which includes status and notes from our Support Team. This will show emails submitted to support via the following […]

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NVOI goes live with a New Fresh Look

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May 23rd, 2017 by IRM Admin

IRM is pleased to showcase the new website for NVOI. NVOI provides an on-demand skills exchange that directly connects skilled professionals with the hiring managers who need their skills. The company reduces the search process time down to hours with a platform that is easy to use and eliminates the pain of the recruitment process.   […]

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IRM HQI 4.7 Release Notes

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May 4th, 2017 by IRM

New improved features have now been released to your HQi content management system. If you would like more information about these features or would like to request a demo please contact support@irmau.com. As well as the below we’ve also got some exciting news regarding a Newsroom App for iOS and Android. If you are interested […]

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Mustang’s New Website

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May 2nd, 2017 by IRM Admin

A gemstone developer and producer, Mustang Resources Limited recently made the decision to improve its corporate website.  IRM was pleased to help the Mustang team through the process, which has resulted to a great looking site. Listed on the Australian Securities Exchange, Mustang Resources Limited (ASX:MUS) is an emerging gemstone developer and producer focused on […]

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Keywords for Newsroom

April 21st, 2017 by IRM

We’ve introduced Keywords for Newsroom so now you can set specific keywords and then tailor how announcements that use that keyword in their title will be released. For example, you may wish to set a keyword named “Presentation”, and send any announcements that use the keyword to go directly to the presentations page of your […]

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Junior companies in space race

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March 15th, 2017 by David Coe

Most of the 2,000 or so companies on the Australian Securities Exchange shout into an empty room when they release their announcements. Only the biggest 200 get much press or broker coverage. This is because both the business press and stockbrokers cover only companies with the most shares, the most customers, the most employees and […]

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IRM Newsroom by the numbers

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February 13th, 2017 by IRM

Investors want the news. Now. Investors progress through their investor journey, moving from stranger to advocate, based on decisions triggered mainly by news. When you have news, get it to investors wherever they are – websites, emails, social media, news distribution channels. Do it immediately using IRM Newsroom. The infographic below shows the impact of […]

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IRM HQi 4.6 Release Notes

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November 30th, 2016 by IRM

A new release of our software has already been rolled out to all of our test sites and will be added to all of our live sites over the next week. There are some changes in this release that you’ll notice and they’re explained in a bit more detail below. A brand new editor We […]

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Going public, then being public

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September 16th, 2016 by IRM

A few months after going public through an IPO or RTO, people responsible for investor relations learn how much effort is involved in being public. It’s probably harder to be public than it was to go public. No longer are you surrounded by experts – brokers, advisers, accountants, lawyers – who were there at all […]

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Introducing the brand new website for InterRisk Insurance

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September 13th, 2016 by IRM

After IRM completed the re-branding and rebuild of the AUB Group website in late 2015 ( http://www.aubgroup.com.au/ ), IRM were approached to do the same for their secondary company InterRisk. InterRisk offers complete broking and claims services for Australian and International Businesses. The company is not listed on the ASX, but a new website was required as […]

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Online Investor Presence

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August 22nd, 2016 by IRM

From Investor Website to Online Investor Presence Everyone has a website, right? But does everyone have a consider online presence for investors? Whats the difference? A website is a place where you put stuff. Brochureware, directory information, news, reports, contact details. So that when people turn up at the site they might be able to […]

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IRM HQi 4.5 Release Notes

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August 18th, 2016 by IRM

We’re happy to announce another new release of our software – HQi 4.5 is here. As usual we’ve been busy behind the scenes adding new features and improving the staples. If you have any questions regarding the new update or would like to arrange a demo, please feel free to get in touch. Read on to […]

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Republic Capital engages IRM for their new pre-listing corporate website

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August 3rd, 2016 by IRM

Republic Capital was introduced to IRM though one of our long-standing and valued clients James Moses at Mandate Corporate. They required a brand new website to match their new logo and branding as well as having the site ready within a short time-frame before moving towards an IPO. Republic Capital is an automated wealth company […]

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Investors are Customers too

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July 26th, 2016 by IRM

Investors are Customers, too. There’s a whole world of marketing experts focusing on helping businesses acquire new customers. There’s a whole world of investor relations people focusing on helping businesses acquire new investors. From the investors’ perspective, perhaps purchasing some shares is not much different to buying shoes, or a car? The Customer Journey A […]

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Redbubble Ltd launches Investor Centre with IRM

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July 18th, 2016 by IRM

Founded in 2006, Redbubble is a global online marketplace powered by artists. A community of passionate creatives selling uncommon designs on high-quality, everyday products. In May 2016, Redbubble (ASX:RBL) successfully listed on the ASX with an eye-catching IPO that gained lots of attention from the press before closing above the initial issue price. Redbubble came […]

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Three Reasons for a Mobile Investor Presence

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July 7th, 2016 by IRM

Is your investor website one of over 500 ASX listed company sites that is not yet mobile friendly? Investors are mobile these days. We’ve all tried to look at that tiny print of a non-friendly site on our phones. It’s simply easier to look elsewhere. Your investors are mobile, too. Now Google’s “Mobilegeddon” is punishing […]

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We’re proud to introduce the IRM Newsroom Plugin for WordPress

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July 5th, 2016 by IRM

We’re proud to introduce the IRM Newsroom Plugin for WordPress If you use WordPress as your main corporate site this plugin makes it easy to share your ASX announcements to your WordPress website as well as your email subscribers and social media followers. It’s full integration between IRM Newsroom and WordPress!   Publish and Distribute […]

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IRM client websites outperform the industry on mobiles and desktops

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June 17th, 2016 by IRM

IRM client websites outperform the industry on mobile websites and desktops IRM tested 1305 ASX listed company websites (with market cap over $5m) in May 2016. We are pleased to advise that IRM developed websites outperform the ASX averages in all categories. This is just one more way the IRM assists its clients to stand […]

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Is your company website un-friendly?

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June 7th, 2016 by IRM

As mobile service providers improve their networks and mobile phone giants continue to push out new devices, customers are now browsing the web more from their smartphones and tablets rather than traditional computers. It is also becoming important for businesses to tailor-fit their websites to mobile users to increase and improve search engine ranking results. […]

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The benefits of blogging for business

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June 1st, 2016 by IRM

In this post we will get to know what a blog is, what blogging for business could mean for your business, and how ASX listed company peers are blogging now.. First and foremost… A blog is an easy-to-use platform for connecting with and sharing relevant information with your audience. It is a simple direct communication […]

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What’s New in IRM HQi 4.4?

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May 24th, 2016 by IRM

Does a feature in HQi look different from the last time you used it? We are constantly working away in the background to add new features and improve the existing ones. This article provides an overview of the changes that we’ve made along with links to the help centre to explain how they work so you […]

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Explaurum Ltd launches new company website with IRM

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May 3rd, 2016 by IRM

Explaurum became a new IRM client because they needed to quickly and cost effectively migrate their website to new technology, merging data from their old site with that from a newly acquired company, and installing IRM’s specialist online investor relations tools. About Explaurum Ltd Explaurum Ltd (ASX:EXU) is a Brisbane-based exploration company focused on the […]

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Success Factors for Online Investor Relations

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March 22nd, 2016 by IRM

Understanding the key success factors for online investor relations will assist companies to make sure their online IR strategy is best helping investors move through their investor journey. In earlier posts in IRMatters, we discussed the Investor Journey, and the touchpoints investors use. Here we present a high level discussion of the success factors. If […]

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Online Touchpoints in the Investor Journey

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March 22nd, 2016 by IRM

Information and impressions gained at various online touchpoints is used by investors as they progress on their journey from identifying needs to becoming a shareholder that will recommend the stock to others. In an earlier post in IRMatters, we discussed the Investor Journey and how it is important for the IR communication strategy to understand […]

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The Investor Journey – explored and explained

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March 22nd, 2016 by IRM

Investors go through a buying process as they decide whether or not to invest in a particular company. This article explores the similarities between the investor journey and the consumer buying process and outlines our thinking on how to engage for better success. Consumers who are buying a product go through stages of engagement before […]

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Online Reports – upgraded and restyled

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March 15th, 2016 by IRM

Online reports are popular with IRM clients for showcasing important documents – such as annual reports and quarterly activities statements. In today’s IRMatters post, we highlight the upgrades we’ve made to our Silver Online Reports. Last August we wrote about the value of online reporting and the variety of online annual reports that IRM provides for clients. Today, […]

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Sipa Resources upgrades Website and Annual Report

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February 18th, 2016 by IRM

Perth-based Australian gold, base metals, and nickel exploration company – Sipa Resources Limited recently chose IRM for redevelopment of its website, and production of both printed and online Annual Reports. Sipa Resources Limited and IRM had been working together for many years based on the IRM Newsroom service embedded in the old website. Evolution of […]

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Find a broker with the new NZ brokers website

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February 17th, 2016 by IRM

There are thousands of companies offering insurance brokerage services on the internet. Finding the right broker can be a strenuous process but in this post we’ll feature the NZ brokers ‘Find a broker’ site that helps make it a little easier. About NZ brokers NZ brokers is New Zealand’s third largest insurance broking group, representing over 53 […]

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amaysim 2.0 Corporate – Investor Centre focused website

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January 18th, 2016 by IRM

IRM is delighted to have assisted long-time and multi-awarded mobile service provider, amaysim Australia Ltd., on its corporate website upgrade focused on the Investor Centre section – just in time for its listing in ASX. About amaysim Australia Pty Ltd. amaysim Australia Ltd. (ASX: AYS) is a leading Australian, online-led mobile service provider dedicated to deliver simplicity, […]

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Supporting staff with shareholdings

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January 15th, 2016 by Patricia Doyle, Morgans Financial

In today’s IRMatters post, Patricia Doyle, Private Client Advisor with Morgans Financial covers four important points that companies and employees should consider when entering into employee share schemes. Many ASX-listed companies award shares or offer discounted shares to their staff as a show of appreciation, a sign of recognition for hard work, and as a […]

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BWP Trust’s corporate website, featuring Property Finder with interactive map

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January 14th, 2016 by IRM

Last year, we launched the new, custom built, corporate website for Bunnings Warehouse Property Trust (BWP), featuring a Property Finder which utilises one of HQi’s key features – our Showcase software. An overview of how it’s used is featured in today’s IRMatters post. BWP Trust (ASX: BWP) is a real estate investment trust, that invests in and […]

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Presenting Nautilus Minerals 2.0 and Nautilus CARES

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January 13th, 2016 by IRM

In today’s post, we review the recent redesign of Nautilus Minerals Inc.’s corporate site, and the launch of a micro-site: Nautilus Cares, which contains important detail on Nautilus’ commitment to Corporate Social Responsibility. About Nautilus Minerals Inc. Nautilus Minerals Inc (TSX: NUS, OTCQX: NUSMF) is the first company to commercially explore the seafloor for massive […]

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Martin Spry covers Online Investor Communication in Listed@ASX

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December 15th, 2015 by IRM

In the recently published summer edition of Listed@ASX magazine, IRM’s CEO, Martin Spry contributes thoughts on what makes an effective online IR communication strategy.  Key to success with online IR is understanding the investor journey – the stages investors progress through as they learn about, engage with and become shareholders in a listed company. The online communication […]

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IRM HQi upgraded to Release 4.3

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December 15th, 2015 by IRM

The IRM team is pleased to announce the release of version 4.3 of IRM HQi. The new release includes the third major set of improvements to IRM HQi and Newsroom for 2015. We think this release is our best one for the year! In each of our releases we enhance our features list with new ways to save […]

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Enhanced Support Services for IRM HQi and IRM Newsroom

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December 15th, 2015 by IRM

Release 4.3 of IRM HQi – for IRM website and Newsroom clients – was released in December 2015. It provides users of the HQi content management system the ability to request and track support requests through HQi. Once logged in to HQi, a user can “Create New Support Request”. It can include a descriptive title, […]

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IRM Newsroom enhancement for Boardroom.Media clients

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December 14th, 2015 by IRM

Use the power of IRM Newsroom to extend the reach of your Boardroom.Media video and audio articles! IRM is pleased to announce that in HQi release 4.3 there are enhancements specifically for those IRM clients who are also clients of Boardroom.Media (formerly Boardroom Radio or BRR Media).  Many IRM clients have a web page on […]

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Online IRM product catalogue for IRM HQi and IRM Newsroom users

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December 14th, 2015 by IRM

Users of IRM’s HQi content management system and IRM Newsroom can now access an online Product Catalogue of IRM products and services through HQi. It’s all part of IRM trying to be more informative and more responsive to our clients when they are thinking about  enhancements, changes and ideas that are not yet in the […]

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Being social is important, especially in a crisis.

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December 8th, 2015 by Guest Blogger: Kirsty Danby

In today’s IRMatters post, Director of Platform Communications, Kirsty Danby explores the role of social media in crisis management situations and provides some excellent, practical guidelines for communications practitioners. Earlier this month, researchers from the Queensland University of Technology released results of a three year study into how social media is being used during crisis communications. It […]

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Are you ignoring a core part of your audience?

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November 26th, 2015 by IRM

English is now a minority language. To attract the large set of potential investors whose first language is not English, companies must not only reach them with news and investment propositions, but also express themselves in the language that those people prefer to use. Here Tim McKinnon, founder of ABN Newswire, poses the question –  […]

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A new site for award winning, Paradice Investment Management

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November 17th, 2015 by IRM

Multi-award winning fund manager, Paradice Investment Management recently made the decision to upgrade its corporate website.  IRM was delighted to help the Paradice team through the process, which has resulted in a great looking site, that houses detailed information on Paradice’s funds, team and some fascinating background to the very successful Paradice story. About Paradice  Paradice Investment Management […]

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QuickFlix Limited – Investor Centre

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November 11th, 2015 by IRM

QuickFlix and IRM have been working together for many years, and we were delighted to recently work together to refresh the Quickflix investor centre. In today’s IRMatters post, we cover the recent website upgrade project that was delivered for Australia and New Zealand’s leading movie and TV streaming service provider. About Quickflix Limited Quickflix (ASX: […]

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Think you’re not on Twitter? Think again…

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September 24th, 2015 by IRM

Some time back, following the trend set by #stocktwits, #twitter introduced a $cashtag.  For those daunted by the concept of Twitter (let alone the $cashtag) we take a moment here to demystify the cashtag feature and provide some simple tips on how to be more across what’s being said about your company on twitter, because […]

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Delivering value through a well considered IP strategy

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September 21st, 2015 by IRM

In this post, intellectual property expert, Tony Shaw, Patent Attorney with Allens Patent & Trade Mark Attorneys discusses where investors should look for value when assessing tech, biotech and lifescience stocks, and provides tips for companies on how to manage a successful IP strategy. Investment in early stage tech companies, in particular ASX listed small-cap […]

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Independence Group Careers Section

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September 16th, 2015 by IRM

Attracting good candidates can be a challenging and costly task in highly competitive jobs markets. Recognising this, more and more IRM clients have been investing in their own function-rich careers centres. In this post, we look at how diversified mining and exploration company, Independence Group (ASX: IGO) has recently released a candidate-rich Careers section on […]

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Online annual reports – three ideas for listed companies

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August 27th, 2015 by IRM

Here we look at the value in online reporting and the variety of online annual reports that IRM clients provide for their investors.   In our previous annual reporting posts, we provided some tips on how to best plan for the annual report process, and the important checks and balances to consider when creating reports. In today’s […]

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LWP Technologies new website moves up from Coretrack

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August 25th, 2015 by IRM

Oil and gas technology company, LWP Technologies Ltd, recently released a new website to time with the launch of its new brand.  Specialising in light weight proppants for the oil and gas industry, and previously known as Coretrack, the company has been through a transformation process. It has changed all aspects of its brand and […]

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Primary breathes new life into corporate web site

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August 17th, 2015 by IRM

In late June, Primary Healthcare released a brand new corporate web site.  We’ve been privileged to work with Primary for many years on successive improvements to the investor-focused site, and we’re delighted to see how it’s evolved. About Primary Healthcare Primary Healthcare (ASX: PRY) is one of Australia’s leading listed healthcare companies. Primary is a […]

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Listed Entities Enhance their Online Presence to Improve Investor Communications, according to AIRA

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August 11th, 2015 by IRM

Earlier this year, the Australasian Investor Relations Association (AIRA) released the findings of a major survey it had conducted into online investor communications. Here, we cover some the survey highlights, with thanks to AIRA. The biennial AIRA Benchmarking Survey has revealed that 72% of companies are now either using social media or may do so in […]

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New IRM investor centre for ASX listing of rent.com.au

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August 10th, 2015 by IRM

IRM is pleased to have assisted Rent.com.au in their recent ASX listing by providing a corporate website / investor centre. The site was live on the bell, and fits seamlessly with the main retail website.     About rent.com.au Rent.com.au is the only national web portal in Australia that focuses solely on the property rental market and includes […]

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IRM HQi 4.2

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August 6th, 2015 by IRM

As part of our ongoing commitment to developing HQi, the support system which runs IRM’s client websites, we are delighted to announce that we’ve just rolled out an update that offers great new functionality and versatility for clients – IRM HQi 4.2. Some of the changes and enhancements you can expect to see include: Careers […]

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#livewirelive investor forum with commentary from industry greats

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July 3rd, 2015 by IRM

In June 2015, we managed to secure an invitation to an exclusive and entertaining investor forum, hosted by Livewire – a packed room of investors gathered to see industry experts engage in lively debate around various topical investment themes. Thanks to the Livewire team for allowing us to repost the video from the event, which […]

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IRM Newsroom can streamline your investor communications

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June 29th, 2015 by IRM

There are not enough hours in the day. Here we look at IRM Newsroom, a simple way of streamlining one key part of your investor communications. Newsroom ensures that your interested investors will find out about your ASX Announcements and be able to read about them on your website – immediately once the announcement is released. With […]

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Data#3 releases new investor centre

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June 25th, 2015 by IRM

On June 16, ASX listed Data#3 launched its new investor centre. Here, IRM’s Danny Hunt explores the background to the company, and elements of the project. About Data#3 Data#3 Limited (ASX: DTL) is an ASX listed company that provides market leading technology solutions across a wide range of industries throughout Australia and Asia Pacific. Working […]

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Making your AGM webcast count – six tips from Boardroom.Media

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June 22nd, 2015 by IRM

In today’s post, Will Canty, Director of Boardroom.Media discusses the use of webcasting at AGMs. Which companies need AGM webcasting? What would trigger the decision to webcast? And what is best practice? Also included below is a new offer that IRM clients can access – special discounts when corporate video is combined with AGM webcasting. […]

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Chasing the greenback: how to attract US investors

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June 11th, 2015 by IRM

At IRM, we’re privileged to complement the work of some of the best investor and public relations practitioners in the business. Today’s post, Chasing the greenback: how to attract US investors was written by Kyahn Williamson, who Heads Investor Communication at Buchan Consulting, a consultancy that IRM works with often. Here Kyahn explores the thoughts and […]

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The easy way to upgrade to a smart corporate website

Migrating your website across to IRM is a simple process - you'll end up with a best practice website that can be an active communicator
June 2nd, 2015 by IRM

More and more lately, we’re meeting companies that are having trouble keeping their investors updated in a timely manner. They have nice looking websites where something like WordPress is being used for content management. Mailchimp or Campaign Monitor sends ASX Announcements by email. The websites look ok, and have all the generalised tools behind them […]

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Innovation, with a bit of help from Sydney’s TEDx 2015

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June 2nd, 2015 by IRM

Brimming with inspiration from the recent TEDx talks in Sydney recently? Us too!  In case you missed the event, shared below are a couple of wrap-up articles that caught the eye of the IRM team. TEDx is the local variation of TED, the world-famous, not for profit speech series, devoted to spreading ideas.  Last Thursday, the Sydney TEDx event for 2015 was […]

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Responsive design – why it’s important

Responsive sites are important for business as we become more and more dependent upon smart phones and tablet devices
May 18th, 2015 by IRM

We live in a mobile, web enabled world. By the day, the number of people who are accessing websites using smart phones or tablets is increasing.  Watching this trend, good web developers sought to deliver a better experience for people using mobile devices, and “responsive web design” was born as a result. So what is responsive […]

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Nailing your annual report – tips for IR teams

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May 14th, 2015 by IRM

As year end continues to approach at a rapid rate of knots, Art Director – Matt White covers some more of the common questions that clients have been considering when formulating the best content and structure for their reports. This is a second post in a special Annual Report planning series – view our first […]

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IRM improves client support capability

We have grown the IRM team
May 11th, 2015 by IRM

We’ve always been proud of our personal service and quick response to support requests. To continue to improve our support, we’ve grown our team. We have two new client support team members, another web developer and expanded our marketing team. Jeff, Mischelle and Raanz already have several months of IRM experience and are now delivering […]

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New HQi and Newsroom features enable better investor communication

HQi1
April 23rd, 2015 by IRM

New features were released recently with the roll out of version 4.1 of the IRM HQi Content Management System (CMS), which is the engine room of our clients’ websites and IRM Newsroom. And we rolled out an Online Help Centre! We’ve added Subscriber Groups, Improved Newsroom email notifications, a Newsroom Announcement History feature, lots of […]

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Have you met… Matt?

Matt White
April 23rd, 2015 by IRM

As year end approaches, IRMatters caught up with Matt White, who heads IRM’s graphic design team, for some tips on how to take the pain out of annual report planning. Matthew White (you can call him, Matt) is the Art Director at IRM. He’s been with IRM since 2012, and is a veteran in the […]

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Introducing… Aconex’s new investor centre

smart company
March 23rd, 2015 by IRM

The challenge In late 2014, provider of a leading cloud collaboration platform for the global construction industry, Aconex (ASX: ACX) successfully closed their Initial Public Offering (IPO) and listed on the Australian Securities Exchange. The company required an investor centre that would go live on the same day and time that the new stock code […]

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Introducing our new online Help Centre!

HQi5
March 19th, 2015 by IRM

We are proud to introduce the new IRM Help Centre which provides helpful guides and how to’s for the various features of the IRM HQi content management system. Here you can read about how to update content on website pages, and how to establish news distribution channels for IRM Newsroom, send emails to subscriber groups […]

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IRM implements Gmail for Business

We farewell Outlook, while we welcome Gmail for Business
March 5th, 2015 by IRM

The advent of the Cloud has freed us up from complex, self managed / hosted email solutions. Here, we pay our respects to our old mail client: Outlook, and welcome with open arms Gmail for Business, which has removed the need for back-ups, lost folders, difficult archiving procedures and nominal mailbox sizes. (It’s also given […]

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From Xero to hero!

IRM transitioned to the Xero accounting software with a minimum of fuss and maximum upside
February 10th, 2015 by IRM

In this piece, we examine how IRM moved its internal accounting system from MYOB to Xero with a minimum of fuss, and maximum upside. The move has delivered vast improvements to the business processes and efficiency, and has left IRM with an outstanding technology that will scale with the business. Accounting had been managed via […]

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We’ve packed up our servers and moved to AWS

IRM is now gratefully powered by Amazon Web Services
February 8th, 2015 by IRM

Once upon a time we had to own, configure, run, update and back up expensive servers in a complex hosting environment. As a Christmas present to itself and clients, in late 2014, IRM transformed its hosting environment: moving from the original complicated server setup, to a cloud based solution with Amazon Web Services. We are […]

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Out with the O-ld, in with Dropbox for Business

IRM moved across to Dropbox for business - Image courtesy of blogs.dropbox.com
December 15th, 2014 by IRM

Late in 2014, the old O:\ drive, which was considered our trusty old, in-house file server was laid to rest, in favour of Dropbox for Business. While we remember O:\ drive fondly, we’ve not looked back as Dropbox has provided speed, efficiency and reliability at roughly the same cost as the energy bill for our […]

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Top takeaways from the AIRA annual conference

ShowMedia
November 23rd, 2014 by IRM

In late 2014, IRM attended the annual conference for the preeminent industry body for investor relations in Australia – the Australasian Investor Relations Association (AIRA.) Here, AIRA CEO, Ian Matheson summarises the key takeaways from the conference that IR people should know. Following the 2014 annual AIRA conference, Ian Matheson summarised the top nine takeaway […]

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To the cloud!

IRM has moved its servers into the world-class Amazon Web Services, cloud based system
November 7th, 2014 by IRM

IRM critically examined its business support software and infrastructure in 2014, and made the decision to move to cloud-based services for a range of needs. In this IRMatters article, CEO Martin Spry discusses the positive impact the move has had on the business and provides some tips for companies considering making the move. To the […]

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IRM Presents Neuren Pharmaceuticals Limited

Neuren Pharmaceuticals Limited
September 18th, 2014 by IRM

IRM is pleased to showcase Neuren Pharmaceuticals Limited. Neuren Pharmaceuticals (ASX: NEU) is a biopharmaceutical company focusing on the development of new therapies for brain injury, neurodevelopmental and neurodegenerative disorders. Key features include: IRM Print Annual Report Silver Online Annual Report Enhanced Share Prices and Calculator with ability to download this data Clean and modern […]

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IRM Presents Otto Energy Limited

Otto Energy Limited
August 19th, 2014 by IRM

IRM is pleased to showcase the new Otto Energy Limited website. ASX Listed Otto Energy Ltd (ASX:OEL) is a Western Australia based company engaged in oil and gas exploration, development and production in the Philippines and East Africa. Key features include: Revamped home page that promotes key content through navigation, promotional buttons and quick links […]

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IRM Presents Bauxite Resources Limited

Bauxite Resources Limited
July 1st, 2014 by IRM

IRM is pleased to showcase the new Bauxite Resources Limited website. ASX Listed Bauxite Resources Ltd (BAU) was established with a substantial tenement holding in Western Australia to develop new bauxite supply for the global alumina/aluminium industry. Key features include: Modern and fresh home page providing multiple points of entry to key content through navigation, […]

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