Posts Tagged ‘Dentsu’

Published 16th Mar 2018, 14:10

Dentsu testing market for ¥100 billion bond issue

Dentsu , the Tokyo based international marketing group, is proposing to launch a ¥100 billion (£675 million) corporate bond issue. The bond life will be two years, but the company said it... Read more
Published 1st Mar 2018, 15:04

Abnormal gains disguise WPP’s flat performance in 2017

WPP is planning for flat like-for-like revenue and a flat operating profit margin in 2018 after experiencing a static underlying operating profit in 2017, the company announced as it published its... Read more
Published 15th Feb 2018, 18:38

Stagnant revenue and Trump tax erodes Omnicom profit

Omnicom Group’s revenue in 2017 was virtually unchanged from that earned in 2016, the company reported today.  And its post-tax profit fell by 5.2% after President Trump’s new law helped push up... Read more
Published 14th Feb 2018, 22:44

Interpublic’s profits hit by Trump tax reform

President Trump’s newly introduced Tax Cuts and Jobs Act contributed to a very big increase in the tax charge incurred by The Interpublic Group of Companies for 2017.   While the group’s... Read more
Published 13th Feb 2018, 20:56

Abnormal gains and losses enable Dentsu to grow its profit

International acquisitions and reductions in earnout obligations helped to offset exceptional domestic costs at Dentsu in 2017. The Japanese group made a post-tax profit of $920 million in 2017,... Read more
Published 16th Nov 2017, 23:39

Havas revenue remains in the doldrums

Havas Group today joined most of the other major global groups in reporting negligible revenue growth of 0.6% in the nine months to 30 September.  If currency movements were to be excluded the... Read more
Published 14th Nov 2017, 16:47

Dentsu’s international revenues rise but group profit falls

Dentsu’s US and South American operations provided a major fillip to its revenue and gross income in the nine months to 30 September, but gross income from domestic business declined by 2.4% and... Read more
Published 13th Oct 2017, 09:44

Bids and Deals: October 2017

J Walter Thompson Company, WPP’s wholly owned global advertising agency, has acquired a majority stake in the Brazilian digital agency E-Next Consultoria e Serviços de Internet with 120 employees... Read more
Published 8th Oct 2017, 17:53

Asatsu-DK takes tighter control of its global ambitions

The recent shenanigans about whether or not WPP can be compelled to sell its substantial minority shareholding in the third biggest Japanese marketing group Asatsu-DK (ADK) is a mere sideshow by... Read more
Published 6th Oct 2017, 12:34

Dentsu fined ¥0.5m for violating labour laws: executives disciplined

Dentsu has been fined ¥0.5 million (£3,400) for violations of labour laws and in particular for permitting excessive overtime working. In response Dentsu expressed its “deepest apologies to... Read more