Social Media Strategies for Financial Services Companies

Ronn Torossian

When most people think about brands with a digital presence, companies in the financial service industry aren’t the first ones that come to mind. The post Social Media Strategies for Financial Services Companies appeared first on.

Mergers and Acquisitions: Effective Communication Goes Beyond Just the Financials | Business Wire Blog

Business Wire

2021 delivered a record year for mergers and acquisitions (M&A) globally, with a total value of $4.7 trillion in deals — 32% above the prior single-year high in 2015. This was propelled by $2.8 trillion worth of deals in the U.S., which exceeded the previous high by 44%.

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What Do Financial Earnings and Comic Books Have in Common? | Business Wire Blog

Business Wire

This growth of non-financial investors also ushered in a new style of financial news reporting — a mix of financial numbers and consumer-facing analysis. The dawn of the real-time Internet brought a new kind of investor audience for companies to consider.

Authentic Representation Matters for Businesses to Outperform Financially

Business Wire

A 2020 Catalyst report delivers compelling motivation for business leaders to work harder to reach more diverse customers: People of color hold a growing share of buying power in the American economy. Consumer spending by women worldwide reached an estimated US$31.8 Trillion in 2019.

Digital communications practices and priorities in financial services

Agility PR Solutions

New research from financial services industry digital comms firm Hearsay Systems examines how compliance teams are dealing with the challenges presented by the increasing volume and complexity of digital communications.

3 Key Considerations for Communicating Financial News

Cision

KeyCorp's Chief Communications Officer gives her advice for communicating financial news. PR Strategy

The impact of the pandemic on financial media in Europe and their communication practices

Agility PR Solutions

A new survey of journalists from European independent agencies network Fincom Alliance investigates the real and perceived impact of the pandemic on both companies and media operating in and around the financial services sector.

UK Media Moves including Financial News, Tyla, Livingetc and more

Cision

Justin Cash is now Online Editor at Financial News; Tyla has announced a number of updates to its editorial team; Rachel Christie appointed Houses Editor at Livingetc.

PR specialty firms are leading a strong financial rebound for the public relations industry

Agility PR Solutions

According to newly released research from PR and marketing-focused law firm Davis+Gilbert, public relations firms have demonstrated great improvement in year-over-year financial performance—and surging optimism for the future.

5 reasons PR and marketing are critical for the financial service industry

Agility PR Solutions

The digitization of the economy revolutionized operations in the financial service industry. Today, a lot of financial services are available online and it’s easier for clients to compare offers.

Financial services continues to struggle with brand intimacy

Agility PR Solutions

Although there were some signs of positivity, the financial services industry continues to rank near the bottom of the 10 industries reviewed in the latest Brand Intimacy COVID Study from marketing intimacy agency MBLM.

New Financial Features on Twitter

HMA Public Relations

Twitter is now offering creators new ways to make money on its platform. Learn more about the Super Follow subscription and Tip Jar and how you can use it to your advantage. PR Observations and Preferences Social Media Influencer nonprofit social media updates Twitter

3 major types of financial statements comms pros should know

PR Daily

Financial statements provide a snapshot in time look at an organization’s business performance and the financial health of an organization. public companies are required to prepare and release their financial statements on a quarterly basis.

Taking stock of communications: The critical role of non-financial factors in company valuation

Agility PR Solutions

New research from strategic communications and advisory firm ICR reveals that four in five professional investors (80 percent) believe that at least 20 percent of a company’s valuation is impacted by non-financial factors, and more than half (57 percent) believe it’s at least 30 percent.

Failing to meet ESG goals exposes companies to increased operational and financial risks

Agility PR Solutions

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Nearly 9 in 10 financial services leaders lack confidence in data

Agility PR Solutions

New research from data solutions firm InterSystems finds that nearly nine of ten—a whopping 86 percent—business leaders at financial services companies aren’t confident that their data can be used for decision-making.

Citizens Bank creates financial resource center, attracting high traffic numbers and low bounce rates

PR Daily

The financial institution launched a resource center for its customers with beneficial resources and information. This landed them the top spot in the Financial Services Campaign category of PR Daily’s 2020 Content Marketing Awards.

The essential financial watchdogs and referees that comms pros should know

PR Daily

public companies must report their financial and business performance on a quarterly basis. Included as part of these quarterly EDGAR filings, as well as typically in quarterly earnings news releases, are the company’s quarterly financial statements. financial reporting and accounting.

Rebooting innovation in financial services: 3 key drivers to success

Agility PR Solutions

Financial services organizations are reconfiguring their digital transformation strategies, which had become somewhat unfocused and ineffective, as they strive to innovate to stay ahead of their competition, reveals new research from business information publisher Arizent.

[SERIES] Part 5: Why Should You Use a Newswire to Distribute Your News Release? Financial Disclosure | Business Wire Blog

Business Wire

There is nowhere that this is more important than in the financial disclosure space. In the past 60 years, newswires have played a very large role in the news reach and distribution space.

How to humanize and personalize financial brands in a post-pandemic world

Agility PR Solutions

The post How to humanize and personalize financial brands in a post-pandemic world appeared first on Agility PR Solutions.

Meet the Muck Rack team: Get to know Katie Cooper, financial planning and analysis manager

Muck Rack

Meet the Muck Rack team: Get to know Katie Cooper, financial planning and analysis manager

5 unique public relations strategies for financial advisors

Muck Rack

5 unique public relations strategies for financial advisors

Crisis & Reputation Management Top Financial Services Concerns

The Proactive Report

Financial Services PR execs and agencies are still struggling to combat an industry peppered with regular fines, lawsuits and other scandals. Almost all (99%) of the executives polled in the 2015 Makovsky Wall Street Reputation Study said this has made it increasingly difficult for the financial services industry to rebuild reputation over the past 12 months. Online PR crisis financial services management online online PR reputation

How Can Financial Services Organizations Use Social Media?

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How can financial services organizations use social media to differentiate and build relationships? Listen in as Barbara Rozgonyi interviews Chris McGuire about what’s working for his company’s financial services clients.

#measurePR Recap (April 2017): Measuring Financial Communications

Waxing UnLyrical

The April #measurePR chat fell the Thursday before Tax Day, so Shonali invited some of PR’s best financial communications pros with measurement advice for everyone—from those just starting out to seasoned pros. Shonali started by kicking off with introductions, and the guests chimed in on how they got started in financial communications and investor relations. The next question went right to the heart of the specialized worlds of investor relations (IR) and financial comms.

Financial services industry’s brand intimacy struggles continue

Agility PR Solutions

The financial services industry continues to have a hard time building connections with the public, ranking ninth out of the 10 industries studied in the Brand Intimacy COVID Study from marketing intimacy agency MBLM.

As the NFL returns to the field, Lincoln Financial Group shows how to join the action

PR Daily

Financial security.” That’s the emphasis for Lincoln Financial Group’s new content series that spotlights stories about the need for financial planning. With Lincoln Financial’s series, that’s meant putting extra care into the interview process. “We

What’s working for financial comms during COVID-19

PR Daily

Among them are messages from investment firms and financial advisors seeking to assure recipients that things are under control. These senders have an even more complex task than most organizations as they must also address financial market drama.

What Are the Real Consequences of Fake Financial News?

Business Wire

The American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, or AICPA, released the results of a new survey revealing the startling impact that fake financial news is having on Americans' ability to make retirement, investment and healthcare decisions. A commercial newswire is a widely relied upon method used to meet Regulation FD, which ensures all interested parties have access to corporate news and financial data at the same time.

How communicators can improve financial literacy—and secure a better seat at the table

PR Daily

It might seem scary—or even painful—but communicators keen on boosting internal influence and authority must become fluent in financials. If you’re financially ignorant, you’ll be an afterthought.”. What to look for in financial reporting .

How to assess and communicate the financial value of the organization

PR Daily

For comms pros, knowing the ins and outs of market capitalization and P/E ratio can be invaluable in sharing the financial strength and business savvy of your company. Many financial valuation metrics and concepts are beyond the scope of this book.

UK Media Moves including Metro.co.uk, Financial News, BuzzFeed and more!

Cision

Role change for Dionne Grant at BuzzFeed, Mark Cobley takes on Head of Production role at Financial News, and Sian Elvin is appointed Assistant News Editor for Metro.co.uk. Media Blog

COVID 19 spurs new PR and comms trends in the financial sector

Agility PR Solutions

With the world thrust into financial chaos during the COVID crisis, new survey research from European independent financial communications agency network Fincom Alliance seeks to better understand how PR and communications practices within the financial sector have changed due to the pandemic.

Help us Make Your Kids the Most Financially Literate in History!!!!!

ReimaginePR

The United States if the richest nation in the world but it ranks 14th when it comes to financial literacy! 90 per cent of teachers think that kids need financial literacy education — but they’re not getting it and most don’t feel equipped to teach it. To make your kids the most financially literate in history. The post Help us Make Your Kids the Most Financially Literate in History!!!!!

How Does EMV Impact Financial Services Brands?

Cision

Thieves stole more than 500 million financial records in 2014. That’s one financial record for every 14 people on earth. helps financial organizations better understand and cater to the needs of this new breed of cautious consumer. To date, consumers’ financial security worries have not been quelled, providing threats and opportunities for financial services organizations. “In This not-so-secret secret has put consumers on edge.

Inside MD Financial Management’s Successful COVID-19 Content Strategy

Contently - Strategy

On March 11, the content team at MD Financial was finalizing their Q2 content plan, built around themes like spring cleaning your finances and home-buying season. ” MD Financial’s 3 keys to s uccess.

5 Insights From The Best Emails Newsletters in Financial Services

Contently - Strategy

Email newsletters are a particularly useful tool for financial services companies, especially if you’re writing about personal finance. Because of email’s inherent intimacy—it’s just you, your subscriber, and a secret list of every other BCC’d subscriber—financial services content marketing can really shine. We surveyed the best financial email newsletters, drawing inspiration from many of them.

5 factors that drive event engagement for financial services

Agility PR Solutions

With the markets for banking, asset management, and wealth management experiencing high levels of saturation and competition, financial pros are increasingly seeking ways to communicate more efficiently with clients while optimizing their level of personalization. A new report from email marketing and event management platform StoneShot offers financial marketers guidelines and best practices for boosting […].

Financial Services Content Report: Industry Benchmarks & 5 Keys to Success

Contently - Strategy

Financial services content is also incredibly complicated. To help marketers be more efficient and effective, Contently created this new report that examines the state of financial services content marketing. Financial services vs. all other industries.