TORONTO, March 12, 2013 /CNW/ - CNW, Canada's leading newswire and provider of investor relations services,
today announced a partnership with theIRapp™ to provide publicly traded
Canadian companies with their own mobile apps.
"Being able to reach shareholders where and how they want to be reached
is a key component of any company's shareholder communications
strategy," says Tim Griffin, VP of Product at CNW. "This partnership
with theIRapp helps us provide our clients with a streamlined,
easy-to-launch solution to do just that."
Powered by theIRapp™, the IR Room App is available in Apple's App Store
and the Google Play Market and is optimized for iPhone, iPad and
Android mobile devices. Its features and functionality include:
Push notifications alerting investors when new investor information is
Automated posting of CNW-issued news releases
Automated, real-time stock price information
Audiocast conference call streaming
Corporate materials such as fact sheets, presentations, or marketing
Listings of upcoming events
Integrated directly with the content management system of IR Room, CNW's new investor relations website solution, the IR Room App
provides investor relations professionals with a single-step workflow
to simultaneously update both their browser-based and mobile device
Jeff Corbin, co-Founder of theIRapp, said, "As a partner with CNW,
theIRapp is now better able to provide their clients with direct
access to a best-in-class solution that will help them stay ahead of
the rapidly expanding social and technological curve."
Corbin added, "CNW is a marquis partner in theIRapp™ Partner Program.
Given their expansive reach to publicly traded companies, we are
committed to supporting the IR industry and to continuously develop new
functionality that allows public companies to share information and
engage their investors."
The IR Room App is available in English and French as a stand-alone
solution or bundled in an IR Room package.
IR professionals are invited to request a demonstration of IR Room and
IR Room App here.
CNW is your trusted source for Investor Relations and Compliance
services including newswire distribution, financial printing,
SEDAR/EDGAR, XBRL, website solutions, Virtual Data Room, webcast and
investor calls. To round out its support of the entire communications
cycle, CNW offers MediaVantage, the premier web-based application for
reputation management and communications workflow management. CNW can
help you create your story, target your audience, align your team,
distribute your news, monitor your impact and measure the results of
your communication campaign in Canada and around the globe.
theIRapp™ (www.theIRapp.com) is a turnkey mobile investor relations
application building solution available to all publicly traded
companies listed on all global stock exchanges. It enables a company's
investor relations information to be downloaded via Apple's App Store
on the iPhone and iPad as well as Google Play for Android devices.
theIRapp is a simple way for investors to engage with critical company
and stock information. theIRapp delivers easy sharing of content with
colleagues and friends as a next generation IR solution for
establishing transparency, building shareholder loyalty, and expanding
an investor following. When subscribing, a company receives a content
management system for easy upload of content as well as Google
analytics for real-time and historic analysis of theIRapp's usage
By providing a company's ticker symbol and logo, a public company can
have its own customized app available as a free download across
millions of investors in less than three weeks. Through theIRapp™,
retail and institutional investors have access to automated, real-time
stock price information (via live data feeds), press releases, SEC
filings, analyst coverage, corporate documents (fact sheets,
presentations, etc.), videos, audiocast conference calls, upcoming
events and other custom company information.
Image with caption: "CNW, Canada's leading newswire and provider of investor relations services, today announced a partnership with theIRapp™ to provide publicly traded Canadian companies with their own mobile apps. Example of an app created by theIRapp™ (CNW Group/Canada NewsWire Ltd.)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20130312_C4293_PHOTO_EN_24487.jpg
Image with caption: "CNW, Canada's leading newswire and provider of investor relations services, today announced a partnership with theIRapp™ to provide publicly traded Canadian companies with their own mobile apps. Example of an app created by theIRapp™ (CNW Group/Canada NewsWire Ltd.)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20130312_C4293_PHOTO_EN_24489.jpg
SOURCE: Canada NewsWire Ltd.
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