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M&C Saatchi in spotlight again over South Africa claims

Both M&C Saatchi and its predecessor Saatchi & Saatchi under the brothers have sought and enjoyed the spotlight. When things are going for you it’s great, the path to fame and fortune. When it’s not… The London-listed ad group is ...

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Now M&C Saatchi agency leaders quit

M&C Saatchi seems to be suffering a death by 1000 cuts: CEO Giles Hedger and ECD Justin Tindall (below), both recruited from Leo Burnett in the wake of the agency’s ill-fated dalliance with Lean Mean Fighting Machine, are both taking ...

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M&C Saatchi under FCA spotlight, curtain falls on Maurice’s adland career

It doesn’t get any better for scandal- hit M&C Saatchi – half the board resigned this week including founder Lord Saatchi – and now the Financial Conduct Authority (an M&C client ironically) is taking a look at its public pronouncements ...

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Accenture Interactive tipped to bid for M&C Saatchi

The M&C Saatchi share price is up this morning, raising the troubled agency’s market valuation to £90m from the £70m it fell to last week after M&C revealed a whopper £11.6m provision for accounting errors. This, the boys in dark ...

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M&C Saatchi directors launch rescue attempt as financial picture darkens

Some at least of the M&C Saatchi founders are showing their support/belief in the stricken agency by reportedly buying shares – David Kershaw, Jeremy Sinclair and Bill Muirhead are said to be increasing their stakes, currently 4.5 per cent each, ...

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