International Investment is a leading brand for international independent financial advisers and wealth management professionals serving expatriate and cross-border clients around the world.
Originally founded in 1997, International Investment was re-launched in January 2016 by Open Door Media Publishing Ltd (“ODM”) following the acquisition of the brand and its associated International Fund & Product Awards. ODM was created in 2013 to lead the buyout of sister publication InvestmentEurope, which is a leading brand serving Europe’s fund selector community.
International Investment is dedicated to being the ‘go-to place for the international investment professional’.
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Since launching, ODM has strived for excellence in the work it does across its business portfolio of events and publications, in print and digital. This commitment has been recognised many times over by the UK’s publishing industry.
In 2017 so far, Alicia Villegas – Iberia Correspondent for InvestmentEurope has been shortlisted for the Rising Star Award at the British Media Awards 2017.
And International Investment was listed in late January among the titles in the running for one of the HeadlineMoney Awards 2017.
In December 2016, both InvestmentEurope and its publisher Open Door Media were shortlisted in a significant number of categories at the PPA Independent Publisher Awards 2016.
Jonathan Boyd was shortlisted for Editor of the Year for his work with InvestmentEurope, while Iberia Correspondent Alicia Villegas was shortlisted for Writer of the Year. The InvestmentEurope Pan-European Summit Lausanne 2016 event was shortlisted for Event of the Year (Business). A Team of the Year shortlisting went to InvestmentEurope, which was also shortlisted for Business Magazine of the Year, and Business Media Brand of the Year.
Open Door Media, publisher of InvestmentEurope, was shortlisted for Independent Publishing Company of the Year.
Earlier in 2016, ODM won Silver honours for Event of the Year – Funds Society Fund Selector Summit 2015, and for Sales Team of the Year – Investment Europe at the British Media Awards 2016. The same event also saw a shortlisting for Media Company of the Year – Open Door Media Publishing Ltd.
ODM was also recognised in the shortlists for the Professional Publishers Assoication (PPA) 2016 Awards, for Publishing Innovator of the Year (Annual Turnover Under £10m) and Event of the Year (Business Media) – Funds Society Fund Selector Summit 2015.
In 2015, Nicholas Rapley, CEO of ODM won the Professional Publishers Association (PPA) 2015 Award for Publishing Innovator of the Year (Annual Turnover Under £10m).
According to the judges: “This entry was a stand-out winner in a particularly strong category. Under the leadership of Nicholas Rapley, Open Door Media has all the hallmarks of an exciting, agile, tech-savvy start-up business. It is challenging big players in established markets, and generating impressive growth along the way – a great example of true innovation in publishing.”
The PPA Awards are the pre-eminent ones of their kind in the UK, with several hundred magazines putting forward their work for consideration in the different Awards categories.
In addition to winning the Innovator of the Year, the PPA Awards 2015 also shortlisted Nicholas Rapley for Team Leader of the Year (Business & Consumer Media).
Jonathan Boyd was shortlisted for Editor of the Year (Business Media), for his work with InvestmentEurope
Furthermore, ODM won the PPA Connect Awards 2015 Event Team of the Year, which recognises skills in organising events.
And it won the PPA Independent Publisher Awards 2015 Team of the Year, and was Highly Commended in the PPA Independent Publisher Awards 2015 Business Media Brand of the Year category.
ODM was also shortlisted in the following categories at the PPA Independent Publisher Awards 2015: Independent Publishing Company of the Year, Rising Star of the Year (Mona Dohle), and Business Magazine of the Year (InvestmentEurope).
Our correspondents Viola Caon and Mona Dohle were also shortlisted for the MHP 30 To Watch 2015 Awards.