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Benchmarking financial, professional services and technology firms' communications

Living Ratings provides the evidence-based insight you need to develop your digital and social media communications, enhance your digital brand and improve your return on investment.

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The digital intelligence of the world's leading asset managers – 2017

In 2016 our previous analysis of asset managers’ digital intelligence revealed that just 8% of the top 100 firms provided exceptional digital content and engaging functionality for financial advisers and intermediaries.

Twelve months on and that figure is just 11%, a disappointing performance from a sector that should have communication at the heart of their digital strategy.

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The digital intelligence of the world's leading law firms – 2017

Updated: April 2017

In previous editions of Living Ratings, we’ve bemoaned the paucity of substantive content in many of the websites and social media channels we’ve rated. We’ve long championed the need for more meaningful and extensive content. “Content is king” has been our mantra now for several years.

Well, at first glance, the results in our latest survey (research conducted in January 2017) might indicate that law firms have listened hard and finally got the message. However, that’s not quite the full story…

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Determined digital communication in the top 50 global private equity firms

Living Ratings of Digital Intelligence: Research and analysis of the digital communications of the world’s leading private equity firms – December 2016.

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Digital engagement with financial intermediaries by the Top 100 Asset Managers

Living Ratings of Digital Intelligence: Research and analysis of the digital communications of the IPE Top 100 Global Asset Management firms - July 2016.

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Digital engagement with a purpose in the Top 100 Global Law firms

Living Ratings of Digital Intelligence: Research and analysis of the digital communications of the Am Law Top 100 Global Law firms - March 2016.

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Digital competence in the leading investment banks and M&A advisers

Living Ratings of Digital Intelligence: Research and analysis of the digital communications of the Top 200 Investment Banks and M&A advisers - September 2015.

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