A practical guide to low cost, Analyst Conference Calls

April 24th, 2020|

In my Challenges With Live Video blog post, I pointed out that telephonic conference calls are the default mechanism for the delivery of regulatory earnings releases in international markets. Not so in our African markets. But with COVID-19 wreaking havoc on business communications companies are looking at video conferencing solutions for investor relations. The critical [...]

Live Video For Investor Relations – A Challenge

April 17th, 2020|

The impact of COVID has resulted in investor relations teams of sub-Saharan listed companies considering live video as a publication. Sounds like a logical go-to thing to do but live video (Facebook or Zoom) for earnings presentations and regulatory reporting requirements has serious regulatory issues to consider. There are also a number of logistical issues [...]

6 advantages for a listed company to host its own investor conference call

March 9th, 2020|

Many African stockbrokers offer the opportunity to their institutional clients to speak with the senior management of the listed companies. These conference calls with investors can be hosted and managed by listed companies themselves. What's the difference? What happens in stockbroker hosted conference calls? Here is what happens:- The stockbroker pays to host the conference [...]