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Articles / 11 September 2018

Culture in a creative business

Great ideas beget great ideas. Social contagion is a cultural phenomenon. Watch this video for the kind of culture we build at MerchantCantos

GE's DigiFit Campaign

News / 20 December 2017

GE's DigiFit Campaign

If you wanted to transform your personal fitness, how would you do it?  Would you subject yourself mercilessly to an intense program of classes and workouts?

What is the Financial Reporting Lab?

11 December 2017

What is the Financial Reporting Lab?

The Financial Reporting Lab was set up in 2011 to provide pragmatic, market-led solutions to issues in corporate reporting.

Communications is changing: is results reporting keeping up?

11 December 2017

Communications is changing: is results reporting keeping up?

We reviewed a range of best practice communications techniques used by large listed companies – from social media to where information was placed on their websites.

MIFID II: What's the fuss? What is it? And why you should care.

Articles / 01 December 2017

MIFID II: What's the fuss? What is it? And why you should care.

MiFID II is coming. And it’s coming soon. MiFID II (its full name: the second Markets in Financial Instruments Directive) is a vast piece of EU legislation that will come into force on January 3, 2018 and covers a wide range of subjects mainly aimed at improving investor protection.

FRC announces thematic reviews

Articles / 27 November 2017

FRC announces thematic reviews

The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) recently announced that it will supplement its routine monitoring with a series of thematic reviews aimed at helping companies improve the quality of reporting in four areas that the FRC has identified as being difficult.

Communicating  your Gender Pay Gap - The key steps

Articles / 07 November 2017

Communicating your Gender Pay Gap - The key steps

Disclosure legislation is creating new challenges for business and causing anxiety for many. The coverage accompanying the BBC’s publication of its best-paid presenters has already raised the importance of communicating well. However, the legislation also offers the opportunity to take a leadership position, as well as to drive real business benefit.

Transparency is key

Articles / 06 November 2017

Transparency is key

How do you keep the market updated on the progress of your story? Should companies bother with quarterly reporting?

MerchantCantos ranked amongst UK's top five design businesses

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.

Brand engagement through purpose

Articles / 24 October 2017

Brand engagement through purpose

How do you bring a brand vision to life in a down to earth way?

Do you have information overload?

Articles / 20 October 2017

Do you have information overload?

It might well be more than you need to know but today is actually International Information Overload Day. It is also European Statistics Day. A perfect excuse to embrace the irony and offer a few thoughts and numbers about the subject.