Trends in online annual reports

Trends in online annual reports

Australian companies and their annual report designers and production houses have had more than a decade to develop better online reporting from the time the Simpler Regulatory System legislation allowed listed companies to distribute their annual reports online and...
Can your business handle a data breach?

Can your business handle a data breach?

Responsible and robust data management is crucial to the maintenance of a reliable and secure financial system. But, as the complexity and volume of data collection rise exponentially, so too do the sophistication and number of cyber-attacks. Such is the frequency of...
Responding to criticism

Responding to criticism

Westpac’s 2001 annual report remains a celebrated example of how a company can face up to tough times and harsh criticism. Its ‘smashed tomato’ report was a bold response to the heavy public antagonism that existed toward banks, when customer faith in all banks had...
How Technology is Changing Investor Relations

How Technology is Changing Investor Relations

The ever-growing speed of technological advancement has been a key driver of recent changes in investor relations. Historically, investor relations was a reactive function that responded to market fluctuations and investor needs as they arose. Today, investor...