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August 26, 2019

Roadshow Roundup: First-Half 2019

Roadshow Roundup: First-Half 2019 Investor roadshows year to date indicate allocation away from LatAm-only funds toward broader Emerging Markets portfolios Earlier this year, InspIR Group, Latin America’s leading investor relations advisory, launched its Investor Access practice, co-led by Priscila Nannetti and Ivan Peill in our São Paulo and New York…
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May 21, 2019

Monique Skruzny on the Pricing of the Pinterest IPO in Tech Crunch

InspIR CEO, Monique Skruzny, was interviewed by Tech Crunch on her views on pricing of the Pinterest IPO.  Pinterest ended its first day of trading today at $23.75, valuing it at $13 billion.  This was 25% above its IPO listing price of $19 which had it valued at $10 billion,…
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May 21, 2019

Shareholder Disputes in Latin America

Shareholder Disputes in Latin America   InspIR CEO, Monique Skruzny, was interviewed by  Corporate Dispute Magazine April- June, 2019 issue on the key developments emerging in the shareholder disputes space in Latin America.  InspIR Group works along side companies in the region on mitigating the impact of shareholder disputes. The…
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February 11, 2019

Diminishing Sellside Services Compel More SMID-Cap IROs to Find Investor Marketing Alternatives

Diminishing Sellside Services Compel More SMID-Cap IROs to Find Investor Marketing Alternatives There are times that no matter how well your company is performing, no matter how exciting its newest product or service might be, it seems like your best investor marketing efforts and those of covering banks are not…
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January 8, 2019

Insights into the IPO process and deciding factors when choosing a Brazil or US listing

Insights into the IPO process and deciding factors when choosing a Brazil or US listing Going public, in any country, is an enormous and particularly challenging undertaking. Even under the best of circumstances, it’s complex, expensive, time-consuming, and this is on top of the day-to-day management of your business. The…
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December 10, 2018

A Tale of Two Markets: Shareholder Activism in Brazil vs. the U.S.

A Tale of Two Markets: Shareholder Activism in Brazil vs. the U.S.   Have you ever wondered why so many public companies in the U.S. seem to be taken by surprise when faced with the demands of an activist investor? In a market where controlling shareholders are not nearly as…
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July 24, 2018

Does a Multi-Class Share Structure Impact Relative Valuation? It Depends.

Multi-class share structures have been substantially phased out of the US markets and have generally proved to be a net negative for valuation, particularly in bear markets. However, in cases where there is significant demand for an IPO, or a company definitively outperforming its peers, such structures appear to have…
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July 19, 2018

The Impact of MiFID II Regulation on Brazilian Listed Companies

The EU’s new MiFID II regulation became effective in early 2018. The second phase of a slew of reforms designed to make European financial markets fairer and more balanced, MiFID II has ambitious objectives: to improve the structure of the markets by offering lower-cost transactions in an environment that makes…
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July 12, 2018

What did you do differently on your most recent earnings conference call?

A thin line divides what we do based on well-established practices and the knowledge we’ve gained over time, and what we do as a force of habit; often without our taking the time to truly understand the motivations and meaning behind our actions. If this sentence sounds too highbrow for…
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June 28, 2018

O que você fez de diferente em sua última teleconferência de resultados?

Existe uma linha fina que divide aquilo que fazemos por respeito à tradição e ao conhecimento acumulado ao longo do tempo daquilo que fazemos de forma ritual, sem compreender as razões e o sentido das nossas ações. Se esta frase parece um pouco pomposa demais para um texto sobre relações…
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