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16.00 - 17.15 UHR

Digital interaction with capital markets
Are we currently experiencing a paradigm shift?



How do you interact digitally with capital markets?

All of you who regularly communicate with external stakeholders such as potential or current investors will have noticed the following development: In recent years, a paradigm shift towards digital communication has become apparent and this is undoubtedly being accelerated by the current situation.

In the first part of the webinar, Lucas Bruggeman, CEO of BX Swiss, will give insights into the Swiss stock exchange landscape. What are the challenges to be overcome? How does digitization influence the collaboration between IROs and capital markets?

In the second part, Michèle Schnyder, Head of Investor Relations at Vontobel and Board member of the IR club Schweiz, presents the brand new results of our recent survey "Paradigm shift in IR". Learn at first hand, which digital IR tools, channels and platforms Swiss listed companies use and which trends are emerging.

Following the two keynotes, all participants are invited to share their experiences in the Q&A session.

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by Barbara Zäch, Co-CEO, Center for Corporate Reporting (CCR)



With 135 years of tradition into the digital future
Lucas Bruggeman, CEO, BX Swiss AG



About the survey «Paradigm shift in IR»
Cédric Baumgartner, Managing Director Switzerland, EQS Group



Presentation of survey results
Michèle Schnyder, Head of Investor Relations, Vontobel and Board Member, IR club Schweiz



Panel discussion and Q&A
moderated by Michèle Schnyder


by Barbara Zäch


Lucas Bruggeman is a native Dutchman, living in Switzerland 16 years. He worked for 17 years at ABN Amro Bank in the areas of trading, syndication and derivatives. Afterwards, he was a member of the Board of Management of Liechtensteinische Landesbank Switzerland from 2011 to 2013, where he was responsible for the supervision of external asset managers. Before joining BX Swiss AG, he spent seven years at Fintech Sentifi as a partner and investor in the Alternative Data division. During this period, Sentifi was named Swisscom Startup of the Year and Swiss Fintech of the Year.

Lucas joined BX Swiss as CEO in February 2020.  BX Swiss has set itself the goal of becoming "the stock exchange of choice for private investors and independent asset managers in Switzerland".


Michèle Schnyder is Head of Investor Relations at Vontobel and Board Member of the IR club Schweiz. Before joining Vontobel, Michèle worked 5 years in Investor Relations at Adecco Group. Previously, she spent over a decade in the financial industry at Deutsche Bank in London, Swiss Re and ZKB in Zurich. Michèle holds a master’s degree in Economics from the University of Zurich, Switzerland and an MBA degree from the University of Rochester, Simon School, USA.

Cédric Baumgartner is Managing Director at EQS Group and has the overall responsibility for the product areas Compliance and Investor Relations in Switzerland. Before that he managed digital projects in corporate communications and investor relations at Geberit Group for several year. He got a master's degree in Digital Business.
Barbara Zäch is co-managing director of the Center for Corporate Reporting (CCR). Barbara has worked for over 20 years at publicly listed companies, most recently as Head of Investor Relations at Schindler Group. Barbara brings with her a wealth of experience in the fields of investor relations, corporate reporting and sustainability.


IR Magazine Think Tank – Europe 2020


Join the IR Magazine Think Tank – Europe on June 18 online to take part in a series of interactive discussions and hear from expert speakers on the biggest issues and trends in 2020.

The think tank is unique as it is removed from the traditional conference set-up as the event consists of a series of panel sessions followed by roundtable discussions. These interactive sessions are an opportunity to share experiences with and learn from other top-rated IROs. All table discussions are confidential and none of the participants’ comments are attributed. This allows attendees to talk freely and have frank, open discussions.

You can request your invite here.

If you have any questions, email Priscilla.Lim.dont-like-spam@ich-will-kein-spam.irmagazine.com or call the IR Magazine team on +44 20 8004 5340.

Mittwoch, 24. JUNI 2020

Online Geschäftsberichte-Symposium
«Impact – nothing else matters»


«Impact – nothing else matters»: Wie können Unternehmen die Auswirkungen ihrer Geschäftsaktivitäten in wirtschaftlicher, ökologischer und gesellschaftlicher Hinsicht ganzheitlich verstehen und steuern? Diese und weitere Fragen stehen beim Geschäftsberichte-Symposium 2020 im Fokus und werden kontrovers diskutiert – Ideen und Netzwerk inklusive.

Mitglieder des IR club Schweiz profitieren von einer Vergünstigung von CHF 100.00 (bei der Anmeldung bitte im Kommentarfeld vermerken).

Zum Programm

Dienstag, 30. JUNI 2020

Kepler Cheuvreux Barbecue

Kepler Cheuvreux, Stadelhoferstrasse 22, 8001 Zurich

Due to the current situation this event cannot take place. Information on a replacement date will follow.


IR Magazine Awards – Europe

8 Northumberland Avenue, London

Join us on Tuesday, October 6 for the IR Magazine Awards – Europe. The internationally renowned IR Magazine Awards – Europe will honor excellence in the investor relations profession. The prestigious ceremony, will host the best of the IR community from across Europe at 8 Northumberland Avenue in London.

By popular demand, the awards will once again present two types of award categories – researched and nominated – both celebrating the success of those individuals and companies that are leading the way in IR across Europe.

IR club members benefit from a 25% discount on tickets. Please write us if you are interested and we will give you the discount code for the registration at IR magazine.

You can request your invite here.

If you have any questions, email Priscilla.Lim.dont-like-spam@ich-will-kein-spam.irmagazine.com or call the IR Magazine team on +44 20 8004 5340.

25.-27. November 2020

Investor Relations Assistenz – Fit for the Job

Frankfurt am Main

In diesem Intensiv-Workshop, durchgeführt vom DIRK - Deutscher Investor Relations Verband, vertiefen Sie Ihr Wissen im IR Bereich und steigern Ihre Kompetenz als Assistentin oder Assistent. Sie erhalten einen umfassenden Überblick über die Rahmenbedingungen und Treiber der Investor Relations und des Kapitalmarkts. Langjährige Investor Relations-Manager berichten aus der Praxis und verraten Tipps & Tricks für den Alltag. Sie treffen Kollegen aus Österreich, Deutschland und der Schweiz und bauen sich so ein Netzwerk für den kontinuierlichen Erfahrungsaustausch auf.

Mitglieder des IR club Schweiz profitierten von einer Vergünstigung von € 600 (bei der Anmeldung bitte im Kommentarfeld vermerken).

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Traditioneller Chlaushöck


This event is only open to IR club Schweiz members.

More information will follow soon.