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News / 27 October 2017

MerchantCantos ranked amongst UK's top five design businesses

Design Week in the UK has published its annual design consultancy Top 100 rankings and we are delighted to have achieved 4th position overall.

Clarity. Authenticity. Connectivity.

News / 12 July 2018

Clarity. Authenticity. Connectivity.

What do investors want from the annual report?

The power of words

09 July 2018

The power of words

“Short words are the best, and the old words best of all”. So said possibly the greatest user of words and language in the modern era, Sir Winston Churchill.

Women & the Board

Articles / 09 July 2018

Women & the Board

In May, the UK government published a list of the worst explanations FTSE 350 companies gave for not appointing women to their boards. MerchantCantos Director of Sustainability, Ian Roe, and Investor Communications Adviser, Kay Kayachith, explain how communication is key to righting a bias that refuses to go away.

Instagram Stories adds questions: How do you leverage curiosity to increase interest in your brand?

Articles / 05 July 2018

Instagram Stories adds questions: How do you leverage curiosity to increase interest in your brand?

Engagement is one of the most important performance indicators on social, and tapping into the questions your audiences have for you can now produce tangible results across a range of the primary social platforms, writes our Social Media Director Michi MacLennan.

A higher high-tech calling

Articles / 27 June 2018

A higher high-tech calling

Jeff Sindone, Partner, MerchantCantos New York interviews our client Carla Kriwet at Philips on how the firm competes with Silicon Valley for top engineers.

Breakfast seminar - 11th July 2018

Events / 25 June 2018

Breakfast seminar - 11th July 2018

With fundamental changes set to occur in the corporate reporting landscape in 2020, we spoke to a number of global investors to better understand their views on the evolving annual report and what they really want from reporting.

Childhood & Creativity

Articles / 22 June 2018

Childhood & Creativity

Everyone has childhood memories, from a first bike, favourite cartoon or sandcastle at a faraway destination, little still-frames in our minds that still come up from time to time, reminding us of the moments that have shaped who we are today.

Finding your platform on social media

Articles / 20 June 2018

Finding your platform on social media

Your audience may live on multiple platforms, but beware spreading your voice too thin.

IR Society Conference 2018

Articles / 20 June 2018

IR Society Conference 2018

We attended the IR Society Conference yesterday where the theme this year centered around ‘future-proofing’ business and the importance of driving long-term business thinking.

Fat Cat Pay in the Spotlight

Articles / 05 June 2018

Fat Cat Pay in the Spotlight

Executive remuneration remains a pressing topic for a wide range of stakeholders. The intensity of noise we are hearing tells us that many people continue to feel that executive pay is simply too high.