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Jon Towell / 26.11.21
Wins for both large cap and mid cap reports at IR Society Awards
In an excellent night at the IR Society Awards, we enjoyed wins for both FTSE 100 and FTSE 250 clients in the Best Annual Report categories.
Jon Towell / 25.11.21
A hat-trick of wins at the Strategic Comms Awards
We were delighted to win three awards at the inaugural Strategic Comms Awards, which recognise excellence in corporate storytelling.
Stephen Butler / 10.11.21
What investors are looking for
The tenth Luminous Spotlight podcast explores what investors are really calling for in the area of ESG and how companies can...
Stephen Butler / 02.11.21
Daniel McDaid joins our Investor Engagement & ESG Disclosure team
Our Investor Engagement & ESG team is delighted to welcome Daniel McDaid as a Senior Consultant.
Rachel Madan / 26.10.21
Double materiality: a necessary frontier
In our latest White Paper we share the highlights and key findings from our research on Double Materiality. To download the...
Stephen Butler / 12.10.21
The role of technology in enhancing investor engagement
The seventh Luminous Spotlight podcast explores the role technology can play in enhancing corporate reporting and investor...
Stephen Butler / 09.09.21
How to create consistent ESG reporting
The sixth Luminous Spotlight podcast explores what the newly formed Value Reporting Foundation (VRF) means for corporate...
Stephen Butler / 29.07.21
How to prepare for your next annual report
In this ‘Luminous Spotlight’ podcast, we sat down with Maureen Beresford, Head of Corporate Governance at the FRC to discuss...
Stephen Butler / 13.07.21
Reporting Matters 7: ESG integration and disclosure in the FTSE 100
Our latest issue of ‘Reporting Matters’ reveals the findings of our research on ESG integration and disclosure in the FTSE...
Sarah Roper / 29.06.21
Meeting investors’ ESG disclosure needs
The recently formed Value Reporting Foundation (VRF) hosted a webinar last week on ‘How Investors Use Your ESG Disclosures’. A...
Stephen Butler / 15.06.21
Three nominations in the IR Magazine Awards
We are delighted that Britvic, National Express and Synthomer have been shortlisted for ‘Best Annual Report’ in the IR...
Rachel Madan / 25.05.21
Why you should rethink materiality
Rachel Madan and Stephen Butler discuss what the new standard of double materiality means for companies that are taking their...
Stephen Butler / 06.05.21
Luminous workshop on building ESG competence
We are excited to offer a new half-day workshop to help business leaders build their understanding of ESG and develop an ESG...
Stephen Butler / 13.04.21
Working towards brighter ESG reporting
In the latest issue of the IR Society's publication, Informed, Stephen Butler shares the findings of our B2B Brightest Brands...
Stephen Butler / 22.03.21
Embarking on the TCFD journey
For our latest 'Luminous Spotlight' podcast and briefing guide, we interview Simon Weaver, Co-Head of Climate Risk and...
Rachel Madan / 15.03.21
Diversity and inclusion: How to communicate authentically
What are the two things you should do to authentically communicate your approach – regardless of your starting point?
Rachel Madan / 07.03.21
An International Women's Day unlike any other?
For well over 100 years, International Women’s Day has been a global call to action for accelerating women’s equality. Over...
Stephen Butler / 04.03.21
Producing a compelling maiden annual report
In the first of our 'Luminous Spotlight' podcasts, we interview David Vieira, Chief Communications Officer at JTC, on the pre-...
Stephen Butler / 02.03.21
Reporting more transparently against the UK Corporate Governance Code
The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has published a report encouraging more transparency when reporting against the UK...
Rachel Madan / 21.01.21
The Science Based Targets initiative turns five: what now?
December 2020 marked the fifth anniversary of the Paris Agreement – the world’s commitment to limit global warming below 2°C –...
Alan Hines / 14.01.21
Rachel Madan heads new Sustainability & Impact offer
We are delighted to announce that Rachel Madan is joining the Luminous leadership team to develop our growing Sustainability &...
Sarah Roper / 11.01.21
ESG: the impact of COVID-19 on the sustainability agenda
On 15 December 2020, The Economist held its latest webinar as part of its Sustainability Week Insight Hour series. Titled...
Stephen Butler / 07.12.20
Luminous’ strategy team grows
We are delighted to welcome two new consultants to our growing strategy team.
Stephen Butler / 19.11.20
The FRC's future of corporate reporting
The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) held an online event on Wednesday 11 November that aimed to advance the debate on the...
Stephen Butler / 12.11.20
The UK Government, FCA and FRC advance the pace of TCFD adoption
On 9 November the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak, announced at the Green Horizon Summit that the UK will become...
Stephen Butler / 20.10.20
Section 172: challenging conditions driving valuable insights
Luminous was delighted to welcome a select group of company secretaries and senior corporate affairs professionals to a...
Stephen Butler / 15.10.20
Lean in, watch and listen
“Companies are missing an opportunity to engage investors and other stakeholders more effectively through video.”
justin boucher / 06.07.20
Phase 2: #LifeAfterLockdown Webinar Series
Following the excellent response to the first of our #LifeAfterLockdown webinars, we are delighted to launch the next two...
Stephen Butler / 15.06.20
Policy round-up: COVID-19
The impacts of COVID-19 are having a profound effect on companies and their financial communications. Over the last few...
Stephen Butler / 08.06.20
The most important Annual Report you will ever produce
Luminous launched its Life After Lockdown webinars series on 6 May with a webinar on ‘The most important Annual Report you...
Stephen Butler / 03.06.20
Reporting Matters 6: Does your ESG stand up to scrutiny?
Our current operating model for big business is unsustainable. It simply has to change, and the time is now. There is a...
justin boucher / 28.04.20
#LifeAfterLockdown Webinar Series
Our #LifeAfterLockdown webinar series will look beyond the current crisis management to the future, bringing together industry...
Stephen Butler / 06.04.20
Reporting on COVID-19
Many of our clients are asking us how they should communicate and report on COVID-19.
Stephen Butler / 31.03.20
Feedback invited on latest FRC guidance relating to COVID-19
The FRC's Financial Reporting Lab has issued a valuable infographic, highlighting the information investors are looking for...
Stephen Butler / 30.03.20
The future of ESG and corporate reporting
In the latest issue of the Investor Relations Society's members' publication, 'Informed', Stephen Butler discusses how the...
Stephen Butler / 26.03.20
Maintaining effective communications in challenging times
In times of rapid change and uncertainty, communicating in a timely and effective manner moves to the top of the corporate...
admin / 25.03.20
COVID-19: Notice to clients with corporate reporting projects
Stephen Butler / 23.03.20
The FCA's announcement regarding preliminary results
We noted the announcement from the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) that it was writing a letter on Friday night to companies...
Stephen Butler / 12.03.20
Reporting Matters: Unleashing your corporate story through technology
Advancements in technology have had a profound impact on how we communicate and engage with each other. Technology has evolved...
Stephen Butler / 09.03.20
COVID-19: What are its implications for investor relations?
COVID-19 is, of course, a human tragedy, affecting hundreds of thousands of people. But it is also having an impact on...
Nada Zbirek / 20.01.20
Our top 20 trends in 2020
2010. The world was still suffering from the 2008 financial crisis, another crisis – namely, the European debt crisis -...
Sophie Bradley / 19.12.19
#illumination event: The new Stewardship Code and its implications for listed companies
Luminous was thrilled to host the most recent in our #illumination series: ‘The new Stewardship Code and its implications for...
Sheila Morrison / 31.10.19
#illumination event: Company purpose in the FTSE: a glass half full?
On 17 October, Luminous hosted the third of its 2019 #illumination events. The well-attended breakfast session focused on...
Stephen Butler / 27.09.19
Top 10 tips for creating an integrated report
Luminous was delighted to sponsor the International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) conference, ‘Inspiring global...
Michal Kendereski / 30.08.19
VR in IR? Taking the next step in investor relations
Today’s investor relations teams have a challenge on their hands. Can they marshal and distribute the latest key data about...
Sophie Bradley / 05.08.19
#illumination event 2: Integrating sustainability
Luminous were pleased recently to host the second in its 2019 series of #illumination events. The well-attended breakfast...
Stephen Butler / 29.07.19
Future Board; future fit
For the second year running, Luminous was delighted to sponsor ICSA’s recent annual conference. With more than 1,000...
Stephen Butler / 19.07.19
The UN Sustainable Development Goals – going local to accelerate progress
Launched in 2015, the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) are the UN’s ‘universal call to action to end poverty, protect the...
Stephen Butler / 16.07.19
Navigating uncharted territory
Luminous was delighted to welcome a select group of company secretaries to a round-table discussion of changes to corporate...
James Whittingham / 02.07.19
Sustainability matters: The trust dividend...
We live in uncertain times.
Stephen Butler / 06.06.19
Luminous recently facilitated a workshop at the International Integrated Reporting Council’s (IIRC) global conference on the...
Tom Hole / 04.06.19
A new dawn for stakeholder engagement
Luminous recently hosted the first in our 2019 series of #illumination events. This session 'A new dawn for stakeholder...
Sophie Bradley / 30.05.19
ESEF and the Future of Financial Reporting
Luminous recently attended a briefing entitled ‘ESEF and the Future of Financial Reporting’, hosted by Arkk Solutions. The...
Stephen Butler / 03.12.18
The new reputational landscape
According to the Edelman 'Trust Barometer', trust in business now stands at just 43%.
Stephen Butler / 11.10.18
Making sense of MiFID II
MiFID II is aimed at increasing transparency, restoring confidence and protecting investors' interests against some of the...
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