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Tuesday, June 5, 2012    |   7:00 am-8:15 am



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Bloomberg: Increasing Ties in the Emerging Markets*
Tue - Jun, 5 | 7:00 am - 8:15 am
Location: 6D (Convention Center Level 6)
Category: Breakfast Brief | Secondary Category: Capital Markets

The economic might of the emerging markets has made them a destination for investments as well as a major source of capital around the world. In this breakfast briefing, we'll examine the increasing business and investment ties between the developed and emerging markets—paying particular attention to the unique challenges and opportunities Investor Relations professionals now face.

Moderator/Lead Speaker:
Drew Jones, Core Products - Investment Banking and Corporations/Former REIT Analyst
Bloomberg

Panelist(s)/Co-Speaker(s):
Iyan Adewuya
Coleman N Lannum, CFA, Vice President, Investor Relations
Covidien, Plc

Elizabeth Sun, Director, Corporate Communications
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company

Paul Sweeney, Senior Analyst
Bloomberg Industries
    Learning Objectives:
  • The outlook for emerging markets as they contend with a euro zone in protracted and deepening crisis and a general malaise around developed markets
  • Key economic, industry, and company performance indicators that are most important to investors
  • How IR can best position a company's emerging markets activities and deal with ever-expanding investor demand for information
  • How to understand the new foreign competitors companies face both in domestic and international markets
 
 
* Draft description as of 6/28 3:51 pm, subject to change
 



Why Now?
For most IROs, crisis situations are their worst nightmare. The BATS story is particularly compelling given the high-profile nature of the ipo market, as well as the significant interest in trading market structure.

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BATS: Crisis Communications in Action*
Tue - Jun, 5 | 7:00 am - 8:15 am
Location: 611-614 (Convention Center Level 6)
Category: Breakfast Brief | Secondary Category: Communications

On March 23, BATS Global Markets canceled its IPO after a technical failure on BATS Exchange led to halting the stock. Within seconds, calls began pouring in from media, customers and investors with everyone wondering what was happening. In the ensuing days, the company implemented a crisis communications plan designed to save the company's reputation with key audiences. Two members of the BATS management team – CFO Brian Schell and IRO Randy Williams – will be in Seattle to discuss the company's reaction to the crisis, and the ongoing effort to preserve BATS' reputation.

Moderator/Lead Speaker:
Diane Salucci, Principal
Salucci & Associates

Panelist(s)/Co-Speaker(s):
Brian Schell, Chief Financial Officer
BATS Global Markets

Randy Williams, Vice President, Investor Relations & Communications
BATS Global Markets
    Learning Objectives:
  • Better understand how to respond to a crisis
  • Work more effectively with media, investors, analysts and other key audiences during a crisis
  • Assess vulnerabilities for their company
 
 
* Draft description as of 6/28 3:51 pm, subject to change
 

Contact Tammy Dang (tdang@niri.org) with session inquiries.