Working the podium at conferences

So, you’ve been invited to present on behalf of your company at an upcoming conference? Pick a topic, develop a few slides, rehearse a few times and it’ll be fine, right?

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Sticking to your knitting

Businesses thrive when they concentrate on their core strengths. If you are good at what you do and focus on that, there is the potential to succeed, even in a crowded market. Associate Director Andrew Rowell explains.

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Mining outlook is warm and sunny

Cape Town's 121 conference is a great way for resources companies to meet investors, while getting a feel for market trends. This year's event was no exception. Associate Director Andrew Rowell explains. 

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Looking into the crystal ball for 2017

What can we expect from the financial markets in the year 2017? Account Manager Andrew Rowell explains.

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How many eyes are enough?

Can too much of something be bad for you? When it comes to organisational decision-making there is a fine balance between decisiveness and inaction. Account manager Andrew Rowell explains.

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Answering the Conference Call

Industry conferences can take up a lot of time and money. Investor Relations Account Manager Andrew Rowell explains how to choose wisely.

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Three things we learned at Diggers & Dealers

After a few lean years in terms of investor sentiment, it was definitely a case of the bulls outnumbering the bears at Diggers this year.

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Price is what you pay, Value is what you get

This pearl of wisdom from Warren Buffett, uttered in reference to the fact that share prices often don’t reflect the underlying value of a company, is something all investors should remember when allocating their hard earned dollars to the market.

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AGM and Shareholder Engagement Stepping Out of the 19th Century

Shareholders and the way companies communicate with them are a curious juxtaposition, Andrew Rowell explains. 

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One for the true believers

This year’s mining conferences in Cape Town were for the true believers in the resources sector. 

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Facing the Music

Few things are as potentially fearful or joyous for a Managing Director than facing up to a room full of shareholders at the company’s Annual General Meeting. 

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What Price Good Advice?

"Price is what you pay. Value is what you get." It is worth reflecting on what is being forsaken when we dispense with good advice in favour of the cheaper options.

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Stock Picking in 140 Characters Or Less

More and more smart investors are using social media, such as Twitter, as one of the tools in their stock assessment toolbox.

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Round the Cape, South Africa

In this article Andrew Rowell discusses key movements and trends relating to the Mining Indaba conference in Cape Town, South Africa.

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