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PEI’s IR and Communications Forum Recap: Thoughts from the Industry

July 27, 2017

BackBay Communications President and CEO Bill Haynes moderated a panel as part of Private Equity International’s Investor Relations & Communications Forum, that brought together key members [...] Read more

CONTENT DEVELOPMENT IN FOCUS: No Longer Just a ‘Nice to Have’ for Asset Managers

July 24, 2017

Proprietary research conducted by BackBay Communications quantifies that nearly 90% of the top 200 money managers produce and publish thought leadership regularly.
- Ken MacFadyen
It’s [...] Read more

PRIVATE EQUITY IN FOCUS: Three Reasons Why Private Equity Firms Should Hire a Strategic Communications Firm

May 31, 2017

- Bill Haynes
As private equity has become an increasingly larger and more important part of the economy, it has also become much more public. For [...] Read more

FINTECH IN FOCUS: FinTech PR and the Strategic Pivot: Navigating a Dynamic Industry

May 3, 2017

- Peter Czyryca
As we close the books on the first quarter of 2017, the fintech industry has many reasons to be optimistic, despite the geo-political [...] Read more

ASSET MANAGEMENT IN FOCUS: Brexit Means Back to Basics

March 16, 2017

- Stephen Fishleigh
This week London played host to The Summit for Asset Management - or TSAM as it’s better known. This series of conferences, which [...] Read more

PRIVATE EQUITY IN FOCUS: Back to School
Providing PR for the Annual HBS VCPE Conference

March 2, 2017

- Phil Nunes
What if you could gather more than 80 thought leaders in alternative investing, including some of the foremost names in venture capital and [...] Read more

IMPACT IN FOCUS: BackBay’s Commitment to Impact Investing Communications

February 17, 2017

- Bill Haynes
Impact Investing certainly isn’t a new idea in the capital markets space, but at BackBay Communications, we have noticed that it [...] Read more

BackBay’s Elements of Success

January 6, 2017

- Bill Haynes

How can we best succeed as a business and as individuals? As we enter a new year, it’s a good time to revisit [...] Read more

A Guide to Private Equity Firm Spinoff Communications

September 22, 2016

- Bill Haynes
You only get one chance to make a first impression – it’s just as true for new private equity firms as it may [...] Read more

Despite Challenges, Asset Managers Beginning to Embrace Content Marketing

May 11, 2016

- Bill Haynes
In case there were any lingering doubts remaining around the ability of companies and corporations to dis-intermediate traditional publishers, consider for a moment [...] Read more