Influencing the influencers

With the world moving so fast, your standing in it can quickly change. With a corporate story that makes a telling impression with key influencers, you can build your reputation on firm foundations.

Our expertise in strategic storytelling, best-practice content and award-winning creativity has made us one of the UK’s leading investor communications agencies.

We create stories that connect meaningfully with key influencers, and show them where the future value lies.

Our investor engagement solutions present a lucid investment case, with illuminating content, distinctive design ideas and persuasive messaging.


Mapping a way through the ‘MiFID II maze’

Stephen Butler

Stephen Butler, Director of Stakeholder Engagement at Luminous, looks at the update to the Markets in Financial Instruments Directive, more commonly known, of course, as MiFID II and advises how companies can enhance their investor communications in what can seem a confusing landscape.

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Rebuilding reputation and restoring trust

Harriet Rumball

A decline in public trust in business was cited as one of the key drivers behind the formulation of the new UK Corporate Governance Code published in July 2018. Harriet Rumball, Senior Investor Engagement Consultant at Luminous, reflects on how reputation is built and how to restore it when it is damaged.

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Long-term growth versus short-term gain?

Stephen Butler

We live in the world of ‘now’, ‘me’ and ‘more’, intensely focused on the experience of the moment. But while that may be all that is needed to sustain our Facebook page, it is no formula for business success. As Luminous Investor Engagement Director Stephen Butler explains, only those with their eyes on the horizon will be best prepared to tackle its challenges when they get there.

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A new dawn for employee engagement

Stephen Butler

The FRC’s 2018 Corporate Governance Code places greater focus on workforce engagement. Stephen Butler, Director of Stakeholder Engagement at Luminous, looks at this new strategic imperative.

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Culture reporting: still a long way to go

Stephen Butler

The wrong culture has been identified as a contributing factor in several recent corporate failings. Stephen Butler shares his thoughts on how corporates could report in a far more meaningful way.

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Integrated reporting? You may be closer than you think

Stephen Butler

Having launched the Integrated Reporting Framework in 2013, the International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) hopes that, over time, this form of corporate reporting will become mainstream. Luminous Investor Engagement Director Stephen Butler interviewed Amanda Swaffield, Director in Deloitte’s National Accounting and Audit team.

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Driving digital connection

Dominic Moore

Research shows that investment in digital communications pays dividends. Brand engagement increases by 28% when users are exposed to compelling content, well presented. Luminous Digital Engagement Director Dominic Moore outlines how you can enhance your company’s digital presence.

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Blog post / 17.01.19

Spinning the company narrative: reporting on the web

Online reporting offers an opportunity to engage your audiences around your corporate story, and yet our research shows many companies are not taking full advantage of the digital opportunity.

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Blog post / 06.12.18

Insights from our #illumination event / Managing the impact of MiFID II

Connor Lundy summarises our recent #illumination event on MiFID II, sharing each of the speakers' top five tips.

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Blog post / 04.12.18

Luminous scores a hat trick at CorpComms Awards

We were absolutely delighted to win a hat trick of awards at the 2018 CorpComms Awards across the reporting categories.

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Blog post / 03.12.18

The new reputational landscape

Edited by Stephen Butler, the fourth issue of our thought-leadership publication 'Reporting Matters' is dedicated to the theme of reputation.

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