We need to continue and intensify our investment-literacy initiatives and target to get an additional million of stock-market investors
in a shorter period of time,' Monzon said.
In last year's World Investor
Week (WIW), the SECP engaged in a range of activities, offering investor-focused information to highlight the importance of investor
education by organizing workshops, conferences, and conducting local/national campaigns.
seem to give more credit for the CEO's visit,' the official said.
On the other hand, the change has elevated recognition for investor
relations within boardrooms at many companies.
If you're at the point where you've put in everything you have, this is where angel investors
What often makes a system work, though, is an investor
's willingness and ability to stick to the system.
The company is being led by former Ace executive Don Kramer, and investors
include the Blackstone Group, Texas Pacific Group, Thomas H.
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The 2005 survey, conducted earlier this year, also has information on topical issues affecting investor
relations measuring their level of satisfaction with current standards of corporate financial reporting and corporate governance together with changes they would most like to see in these areas and their expectations of shareholder activism.
"You have the political crisis in Brazil and people aren't really sure where that's headed, and that gives international investors
some pause," says Alejandro San Miguel, a partner in the corporate and Latin America practices of international law firm Chadbourne & Parke.
But I believe this scenario is both bullish for short-term investors
and long-term investors
(such as domestic pension funds).
As human-induced climate change makes its ominous presence known, investors
are starting to size up corporations on the basis of their preparedness for associated risks and opportunities.