Finance

Snapfax: the top five shreds of the week

Welcome back, Snapfax fans – those of you who can’t get enough of our fax machine fed from the internet and attached to a single shredder, to discover who are this week’s favourite shreds. This week, we have taken a ...

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WPP’s Santo raids Saatchi Del Campo for star creatives

WPP agency Santo in Buenos Aires has launched a devastating raid on Publicis Groupe-owned Saatchi and Saatchi’s South American creative flagship Del Campo Saatchi. Maxi Itzcoff, CCO of Saatchi & Saatchi Europe is joining Santo as co-CCO from his base ...

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Maurice Levy: I’ll be (partly) gone but not forgotten

Maurice Levy has offered some more enticing clues about his future at Publicis Groupe when he steps down as CEO next year. Speaking about Publicis’ underwhelming third quarter results in New York he said: “I will do whatever it is ...

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Publicis Groupe splutters to a halt in Q3 2016

Publicis Groupe spluttered to a halt in the third quarter of 2016, reporting organic growth of just 0.2 per cent (sales of $2.55bn), down from 0.7 per cent in the second quarter. The company has been hammered in the US, ...

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Results International: Asian buyers boost adtech sector

Figures released today by specialist technology M&A advisor Results International reveal that a total of 112 deals were announced in adtech and martech in Q3 2016, representing the joint second highest level of activity on record. In a positive quarter ...

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Grey’s Patton steps up at WPP as new president of Y&R

Grey EMEA boss David Patton is joining sister WPP agency Y&R as global president in what looks like an important step up the WPP ladder. Patton will run Grey outside the US which, for now, remains in the hands of ...

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