Finance

Accenture revenues surge, Publicis raids Tesco and Amazon.

Communications, media and technology continues to deliver the goods for Accenture with third quarter earnings of $2.13bn compared with $1.75bn for the third quarter of fiscal 2017, an increase of 22 per cent in US dollars and 18 per cent ...

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Sorrell sets his sights on MediaMonks for new vehicle S4

Sir Martin Sorrell’s first target for his S4 data to content business is MediaMonks it seems, a Netherlands-based digital production company with over 600 staff in Amsterdam, London, Stockholm, Dubai, New York, Los Angeles, Mexico City, Buenos Aires, São Paulo, ...

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Interpublic joins the data race with $2bn Axciom deal

In a sign of how rapidly things are changing in adland Interpublic is buying data business Acxion Marketing Solutions (below), with whom it’s been working since last year, for $2bn after tax allowances. This is the bulk of Acxiom business ...

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Is Droga5 the next item on Accenture’s menu?

Whatever you say about the agency holding companies – and we do – they have a certain track record in absorbing and maintaining their big agency acquisitions. Other deals may not run as smoothly, there’ve been stories that the UK’s ...

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Ocean Outdoor ties up live coverage deal with Wimbledon

Ocean Outdoor has agreed a partnership with the All England Lawn Tennis Club which will see highlights from Wimbledon shown across Ocean’s full motion large format screen portfolio. Ocean will also broadcast both women’s and men’s Wimbledon Finals matches live ...

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