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.

The #PRStudChat Community Discusses Financial Services & Social Media on April 19th

PR Expanded

Social media participation in the financial services industry is expected to increase as social networks expand in the coming years. Jenn and the JConnelly team have been working with financial companies for years helping them to navigate the social media landscape.

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Financial Relief for U.S. Agencies During The Coronavirus Crisis

Buzzstream

This act provides over $350 billion in financial relief for U.S. The post Financial Relief for U.S. The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act was formally enacted on March 29, 2020.

#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 asked how financial PR and IR differ when it comes to the practice of PR.

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. Online PR crisis financial services management online online PR reputation

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

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. 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.

UK Media Moves including Financial News, BBC Radio 2, RadioTimes.com and more!

Cision

Helen Thomas has been appointed Head of Station for BBC Radio 2; Lucy McNulty has returned from maternity leave as City Editor at Financial News; Minnie Wright has joined RadioTimes.com as News Editor. Media Blog

Radio 120

Kraft Heinz grapples with botched financial results and CMO departure

PR Daily

The company recently admitted in a Securities and Exchange Commission filing that some of its employees fabricated transactions surrounding procurement and suppliers, which will cause Kraft to resubmit its financial results for 2016 and 2017 and reevaluate its 2018 numbers.

Media Moves at Financial Planning & Climatewire, Modern Retail Names New Editor

Cision

Ryan Neal joins Financial Planning, Corbin Hiar switches beats at E&E News, and more. Media Blog

Financial industry group sets social media rules

PR Daily

Financial services companies have new guidelines to follow in social media. The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has released its guidance on financial promotions in social media after “detailed engagement and consultation with the industry.”.

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

TrendKite

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

UK Media Moves including Financial News, The Independent, CA Magazine and more!

Cision

Penny Sukhraj is made News Editor at Financial News; Rich Booth is appointed Assistant News Editor at The Independent; Laurence Eastham is the new Editor at CA magazine. Media Blog

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.

Best financial services campaign: Collaborative PR planning and clever packaging boosts BlueShore Financial awareness

Agility PR Solutions

Looking to boost its visibility in the media and among potential new clients, British Columbia-based financial institution, BlueShore Financialpartnered with Magnolia Marketing Communicationsin 2017.

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.

Best Diversity & Inclusion Campaign: Flowers Communications GroupCG amps up financial services diversity awareness in superb campaign rebranding effort

Agility PR Solutions

The financial services industry is suffering from a severe diversity and inclusion problem. Within the Federal Reserve System alone, we have seen only one African American and seven women as presidents in its 105-year history.

The financial marketer mindset—examining the biggest challenges today

Agility PR Solutions

New research from financial email marketing and event management tech services firm StoneShot examines the biggest challenges facing financial marketers and how to address them.

UK Media Moves including Financial News, Mirror Online, Campaign and more!

Cision

Shruti Tripathi Chopra is the new Editor of Financial News, Georgia Diebelius is now Deputy News Editor at Mirror Online, and Campaign makes changes to UK editorial team. Media Blog

Media Moves at Financial Planning & Climatewire, Modern Retail Names New Editor

TrendKite

Ryan Neal joins Financial Planning, Corbin Hiar switches beats at E&E News, and more

UK Media Moves including Financial News, BBC Radio 2, RadioTimes.com and more!

TrendKite

Helen Thomas has been appointed Head of Station for BBC Radio 2; Lucy McNulty has returned from maternity leave as City Editor at Financial News; Minnie Wright has joined RadioTimes.com as News Editor

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Financial services continues to plummet in brand intimacy

Agility PR Solutions

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Sales, Pods and Audiobooks: 14 Months On, How’s That UK Financial Independence Book Doing?

ZudePR

On 21 August 2018 I published the first book to translate the US financial independence movement to a UK context. (It’s The post Sales, Pods and Audiobooks: 14 Months On, How’s That UK Financial Independence Book Doing?

UK Media Moves including Financial News, The Independent, CA Magazine and more!

TrendKite

Penny Sukhraj is made News Editor at Financial News; Rich Booth is appointed Assistant News Editor at The Independent; Laurence Eastham is the new Editor at CA magazine

Preparing the financial services sector for 2020—Fleishman outlines comms challenges

Agility PR Solutions

As financial services communicators prepare for the uncertain backdrop of 2020, new research from comms giant FleishmanHillard offers a look ahead to the challenges and opportunities that exist for the sector in year to come.

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!!!!!

Financial services industry loses ground in brand intimacy

Agility PR Solutions

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Brexit Sparks Global Financial Concerns: A Look at Social Reaction

Cision

Imagine if New York state, home of the largest stock exchange in the world and an important cultural hub in America, voted to secede from the Union. Translate that to a trans-Atlantic perspective and that’s what happened with Brexit, or Britain’s referendum from the European Union.

UK Media Moves including Financial News, Mirror Online, Campaign and more!

TrendKite

Shruti Tripathi Chopra is the new Editor of Financial News, Georgia Diebelius is now Deputy News Editor at Mirror Online, and Campaign makes changes to UK editorial team

5 elements of stakeholder-centric leadership that lead to stronger financial performance

Agility PR Solutions

The post 5 elements of stakeholder-centric leadership that lead to stronger financial performance appeared first on Agility PR Solutions. At Davos this year, it was established that corporate leaders have entered a new phase of doing business—one where profit is not the only driving mission.

UK Media Moves including The Sun Online, The Times, the Financial Times and more

Cision

The FT appoints Sam Agini as Sports Business Reporter, Emanuele Midolo is now a Property Reporter for The Times and Henry Holloway joins The Sun Online as Senior Foreign News Reporter. Media Blog

Financial services marketing trends—how do banks acquire customers today?

Agility PR Solutions

New research from financial services consultancy BAI uncovers data on trends in marketing and customer acquisition. The post Financial services marketing trends—how do banks acquire customers today?

Summit Speaker Q&A: Allyson Hugley, Prudential Financial

Zignal Labs

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The Rise of Mobile Payment: What Financial Institutions Need to Know

Cision

Recent data breaches as well as increased credit card fraud have shaken consumer confidence in payment security. As U.S. credit card issuers and merchants adopt new EMV (Europay, MasterCard and Visa) chip-card technology to address certain types of fraud, some consumers are already looking ahead.

Financial PR—what it is and why it’s so important

Agility PR Solutions

Media in the financial world is far less forgiving than for other industries. The post Financial PR—what it is and why it’s so important appeared first on Agility PR Solutions. There’s only one currency, and it’s literal currency, with everyone involved determined to get their hands on it. Corporations are particularly fervent in jostling for position in the grand game of speculation. Which stocks are heading down? Which are heading up? What […].

Compounding Returns: 5 Financial Analogies that Explain Good Content Marketing

Sword and the Script

There are many examples of how this works, but one I stumbled upon recently by a financial advisory firm looks to me to be a good illustration. Here are several financial and investment analogies and the relationship to content marketing.

What Shadow Banking Means for Your Financial Services PR Program

Shift Communications

Financial services, as an industry umbrella term, includes personal finance, M&A, credit card related services, and robo advisors—just to name a few. What does Shadow Banking mean for a financial PR program? The Rise of Shadow Banking.

Financial Times reporter calls out corporate communicator over 'threat'

PR Daily

Financial Times. There are times when calling out a journalist can serve you or your brand well. Factual errors come to mind, or unwarranted attacks on one’s character.

Financial services PR—how consumers’ friends and family drive awareness for firms

Agility PR Solutions

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