IR Magazine announces short lists for IR Magazine Awards - Brazil 2014

Gala event recognizes the best in investor relations in Brazil

Jun 26, 2014, 12:28 ET from IR Magazine

SAO PAULO, June 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- IR Magazine has announced the short lists for the IR Magazine Awards – Brazil 2014, marking the 10th anniversary of these prestigious and highly coveted awards for the investor relations community in Brazil. This year 198 analysts and investors voted in the survey to select companies considered to have attained the highest standards across a broad range of IR-focused performance indicators.

The 2014 nominees include past large-cap grand prix winners of the awards such as Vale (2005 and 2007-2009), Itau Unibanco (2006, 2010 and 2011), Localiza (2012) and Kroton (2013). There are also new contestants, especially among small-cap nominees (less than R3 bn market cap), including Anima, Linx, Bematech, Saraiva, Smiles and Valid.

Brazilian investor relations professionals, CEOs, CFOs and their IR advisers will gather at Fecomercio on Tuesday, July 22 to celebrate the award nominees and winners. The IR Magazine Awards – Brazil 2014 are presented in association with PR Newswire, sponsored by BM&FBOVESPA, and recognize excellence in transparency and shareholder communications in Brazil.

All nominees and categories are listed on the event website:

Sponsors of the awards include: Abrasca, Bloomberg, BM&FBOVESPA, Cemig, Chorus Call, Citi, Conference Call Wittel, Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs, IBRI, JPMorgan Chase, NASDAQ OMX, NYSE Euronext, OTCQX, Power Financial, PR Newswire, Ricca RI, The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation, Thomson Reuters, Vale, and Valor Economico.

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