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France Turns the Heat Up On COP21 | OnEnergy Report

France Turns the Heat Up On COP21 | OnEnergy Report

By Seth Goldschlager, Partner, Publicis Consultants France The stakes are getting higher and higher for COP21, the Climate Change Conference which France will host near Paris from ...

Mobiles – A Renewed Focus on Adding Value

Mobiles – A Renewed Focus on Adding Value

By Nidhi Makhija-Chimnani, Director- Research and Insights and Melanie Joe, Consultant - Research and Insights, MSLGROUP Mobiles are no longer used only to make calls; they are sup ...

Brazil 2015: A Perfect Storm Derails President Rousseff’s Agenda

Brazil 2015: A Perfect Storm Derails President Rousseff’s Agenda

After only three months in office, President Dilma Rousseff’s approval rating fell from 46% in October to just 12% at the end of March, according to national polls conducted by Ibo ...

Finnish Centre Party Likely to Form a Conservative Government

Finnish Centre Party Likely to Form a Conservative Government

By Antti Ruuskanen, Managing Director, MSLGROUP Finland and Hanna Reinikainen, Account Manager, MSLGROUP Finland The Finnish Parliamentary Election, April 19th 2015: The Centre Par ...

A Renewable Energy Paradigm | India PAR April 2015

A Renewable Energy Paradigm | India PAR April 2015

By Ashraf Engineer, VP – Content & Insights, MSLGROUP in India What does the dependence on a single natural resource for energy generation mean for India? The answer: The diffe ...

Why Brands Need To Take a Serious Look at Mobile & Trends from Asia

Why Brands Need To Take a Serious Look at Mobile & Trends from Asia

By Alice Hu, Deputy Asia Digital Lead, MSLGROUP Asia's Mobile Messengers Show the Next Stage of Digital Transformation In China and the rest of Asia, many users are accessing the I ...

Intimacy of Insights | The Future of Creativity

Intimacy of Insights | The Future of Creativity

By Dominic Payling, Director, Head of Planning & Insight, MSLGROUP UK I once had a boss who used to lean forwards, over his third pint and, glancing left and right, and then ov ...

A Letter from Asia: The Privilege of Rapid Growth is Not Without Challenge

By Glenn Osaki, President – Asia, MSLGROUP It is not hard to see why the 21st century has been coined the “Asian Century” as the region continues its upward march. Concentrated population growth, increasing educational levels and the rapid advance of urbanisation are all driving GDP expansion. According to the World Bank, Asia is the engine driving global economic growth—far more than any other region in th ...

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The Changing Nature of Investor Behaviour

By Glenn Osaki, President – Asia, MSLGROUP While the benefits of portfolio diversification are generally accepted, opinion on whether a correlation can be found between portfolio concentration and performance remains divided. But, for investor relations professionals and executives alike, an understanding of time horizons and their company’s place in an investor’s portfolio are important in evaluating the l ...

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A Letter from the US: The Basics of Activism

By Tom Davies, Senior Vice President, Kekst and Company [Preface: The purpose of this commentary is to provide a concise, high-level overview of shareholder activism that includes a summary of the current landscape, key findings from the investor survey and a primer on the importance of shareholder communications. This document is not intended to serve as legal advice, which should be obtained from counsel. ...

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Interactive Infographic: MSLGROUP 2014: Year In Review

2014 has been a special year for MSLGROUP, our North America team was named one of the Top Places to Work for in PR in PRNews’ 2014 list. Our Netherlands office was also featured in PRWeek’s list of global office pride. We continued our acquisition spree with Qorvis joining the MSLGROUP family in Jan 2014, followed by the acquisiont of sustainability firm Salterbaxter in August 2014. Romanian PR agency – Th ...

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A Letter from Europe: Business Value, Much More Than a Sum of the Parts

By Claire Maloney, Managing Director, Capital MSL As Warren Buffett would say, buying a company is about more than just price. Traditional methods of determining economic value may have changed significantly in recent times, but the impact intangibles can have on corporate valuations continues to divide opinion. Academics assert that up to half of a company’s value lies not on its balance sheet, but in its ...

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Critical Factors Driving Investor Decision Making

By Claire Maloney, Managing Director, Capital MSL Fact plus instinct, financial plus non-financial factors... There are multiple factors that impact how institutional investors make investment decisions about which companies to invest in, which companies to continue to hold and which companies to liquidate from a portfolio. In this study, we have drawn a distinction between financial and non-financial facto ...

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Introducing MSLGROUP’s Institutional Investor Insight Report

By Roland Klein, financial practice leader, MSLGROUP, and partner, CNC Communications Global capital markets overtook bank lending as the leading source of long term finance in 2009 as the fall-out from the 2008 financial crisis lowered risk appetite within banks considerably. The effective functioning of these markets is more important to society’s economic progress than ever before. But the views of insti ...

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Big Thinking Breakfast With Gerard Lyons

By Bronwen Andrews, EMEA Business Development Director,MSLGROUP London Have you ever looked out of the window as you come in to land at the airport and wondered why things down there appear so simple? Then when the buildings and the cars and the people come into view, the world becomes complicated again with a myriad of detail to consider. It’s an analogy that was skilfully applied by Boris Johnson’s chief ...

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The Reputation Journey: What We Can Learn From The Financial Services Crisis

By Olivier Fleurot, CEO, MSLGROUP If there is one industry that has seen its reputation seriously damaged in the last decade it is undoubtedly the financial services sector. Dubbed “the worst financial crisis since 1929”, the Eurozone was, as we know, severely shaken with several countries ultimately facing embarrassing bail outs from international creditors. Financial services seemed immune to failure How ...

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Interactive Infographic: MSLGROUP 2013: Year In Review

By Trudi Harris, Chief Communications Officer, MSLGROUP 2013 has been a special year for MSLGROUP, which brought us our Corporate Consultancy of the Year award and Best Use of Research, Measurement and Evaluation by a PR Consultancy as well as a slew of regional awards including us being the top PR agency for LGBT Equality and the PR Service of the Year for PurPle. We continued our acquisition spree with Es ...

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