Posts by Tara McCorquodale

Ignites article: does the iShares brand work for Blackrock

Brand architecture is always an interesting debate – bit like the ongoing active and passive one.  So it was interesting to add my thoughts to the debate around keeping the iShares sub brand for Blackrock. Sub-branding can have many benefits but needs careful management, particularly if there is a cross-over of audiences.  Ultimately there is…

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Integrating your campaigns: you talking to me?

Back in the day, before the advent of Google and the explosion of digital content, we had very few channels to work with. Direct mail was a core tool and the complex matrices used to test, test and test against core messages against segmented and targeted lists, was at worst a head scratching mess and…

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