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D.C. Insider: July 2024


This month in the ICR D.C. Insider, the Supreme Court shifts power away from regulators, SEC’s SPAC rules are in effect as of July 1, Treasure Department proposes rule restricting U.S. investment in China, and more. See what else happened in Washington, D.C. over the past month and how it could affect your business now […]


Strategic Communications: A Vital Ally for Investors Repurposing Real Estate Assets

By Lee Pacchia

As market headwinds continue to challenge the real estate industry, investors are increasingly exploring alternative use scenarios to maximize the value of their portfolio assets. Repurposing properties for new uses can unlock significant opportunities, but it also presents unique communications challenges. Effective strategic communication can be a game-changer, helping investors navigate challenging scenarios while building […]


SPAC Market Update & Outlook Q2 2024


ICR’s July SPAC Market Update & Outlook report shows that private companies continue to have an alternative path to traditional IPOs as serial sponsors continue to price new SPAC IPOs. The purchase of existing sponsor economics by serial sponsors also shows confidence from veteran SPAC teams in sourcing public-ready targets and closing deals. The SPAC […]


Inside the Mind of the Investor: How Communicating With Wall Street Often Defies Traditional PR Instincts

By Michael Fox

As professional corporate communicators, our expertise is grounded in decades of observation and experience. Out of that experience comes a powerful intuition about how to present information that advances business goals and objectives. Like Luke Skywalker maneuvering his X-Wing fighter with eyes closed, we have an innate sense for when to zig, when to zag […]


Newsjacking Your Way Into the Election Year News Cycle

By Jonah Davis

CEOs and executives looking to break into the news cycle, take note: it’s about to get harder. Again. We’re in an election year after all. An election year in the Trump era. The news cycle changed forever when Donald Trump was elected President in 2016. Newsrooms around the world scrambled to get a hold of […]