Archive for 2017

Published 14th Dec 2017, 11:10

Huntsworth heading for £20m profit before tax and interest

Huntsworth confirmed this morning that it expects its profit for 2017 to be close to market estimates of £20 million before tax, interest, amortisation and abnormal items. The expected result is... Read more
Published 13th Dec 2017, 10:26

Huntsworth share price doubled in 2017

Shares in the international public relations group Huntsworth more than doubled in value in 2017 and have recovered to the price last recorded in 2010. Huntsworth has topped our table of publicly... Read more
Published 12th Dec 2017, 22:42

Sector share prices: 12 December 2017

Shares of marketing services companies continued to gain value in the month to 12 December as the sector’s MSFI Index improved by a further 2.13%.  In the same period the FTSE All-Share Index... Read more
Published 12th Dec 2017, 21:32

Forward clarifies which companies were sold to Stagwell

The internet companies sold to the US based Stagwell Group by the British entrepreneur Neil Hutchinson included the Forward 3D digital agency and another related digital agency called... Read more
Published 11th Dec 2017, 15:41

Mystery surrounds Forward companies sold to Stagwell Group

A Washington based buy-and-build marketing group headed by former Burson Marsteller chief executive Mark Penn has acquired some digital marketing businesses previously owned by the British... Read more
Published 7th Dec 2017, 15:26

Leagas Delaney dissolution not to proceed

The Registrar of Companies announced today that cause has now been shown to abandon its proposed dissolution of advertising agency Leagas Delaney. Last week the Registrar of Companies... Read more
Published 7th Dec 2017, 08:17

Bain Capital wins control of ADK

Bain Capital has won its bid to acquire Japan’s third largest advertising agency Asatsu-DK, as seemed probable once WPP agreed to tender it 24.96% shareholding. Bain announced today that it... Read more
Published 6th Dec 2017, 10:19

Bids and Deals: December 2017

McCann Health, the Interpublic owned network, has sold its Australian business to Ward6…GlobalData has agreed to acquire the Middle East infrastructure and business information publisher MEED Media... Read more
Published 5th Dec 2017, 11:33

Reach4Entertainment raising £5.5m

Reach4Entertainment Enterprises, the AIM listed entertainment marketing group, has completed arrangements for a conditional placing of its shares by Allenby Capital to raise £5.5 million before... Read more
Published 4th Dec 2017, 10:40

Communisis replaces chief financial officer

Mark Stoner, the long-serving group finance director at the stock market listed sales promotion and communications agency Communisis is being replaced with effect from today and will leave the group... Read more