Posts Tagged ‘Dentsu’

Published 23rd Feb 2019, 00:53

Lower expectations from acquisitions added 30% to Dentsu Aegis Network’s 2017 profit

Dentsu Aegis Network, the international arm of Japan based Dentsu that was led by Jerry Buhlmann until the start of this year, included £91.7 million of “finance income” in its 2017 accounts... Read more
Published 14th Feb 2019, 16:56

Dentsu’s profit falls by 14.4% despite revenue growth

Dentsu improved its gross income by 6.3% in 2018 but its post-tax profit for the year fell by 14.4% to $810 million. The disproportionate increase in operating costs was attributed by the company to... Read more
Published 11th Jan 2019, 09:19

Bids and Deals: January 2019

WPP has agreed to sell its minority stake in French public affairs consultancy Richard Attias & Associates to existing shareholders…reach4entertainment enterprises has agreed to acquire 50% of... Read more
Published 12th Dec 2018, 20:42

Dentsu’s tender offer for 21% of Septini oversubscribed

Dentsu announced today that its tender offer for shares in the publicly listed Japanese internet marketing business Septini Holdings had been heavily oversubscribed. Certificates were tendered... Read more
Published 15th Nov 2018, 12:50

Buhlmann to leave Dentsu’s international network as its domestic profit declines

Dentsu’s international network is losing its chief executive Jerry Buhlmann when profits from the group’s domestic business have been suffering a decline. Overall the group suffered a 7.3%... Read more
Published 12th Oct 2018, 01:15

Options yield big pay-off on sale of B2B International to Dentsu’s Gyro network

The sale of Manchester based business-to-business agency B2B International to Dentsu’s Gyro network will have triggered the exercise of options over nearly 20% of the company’s shares for four... Read more
Published 2nd Oct 2018, 09:07

Bids and Deals: October 2018

Subject to regulatory approval Dentsu Aegis Network has agreed to acquire a 100% stake in the Swiss full-service digital agency Namics which will bring revenues of £50 million and 550 employees to... Read more
Published 5th Sep 2018, 11:46

Bids and Deals: September 2018

Dentsu has acquired the exclusive global consulting and commercial services of COPA AMERICA 2019 from Confederación Sudamericana de Fútbol…Dentsu Aegis Network has agreed to acquire a 100% stake... Read more
Published 11th Aug 2018, 13:37

Dentsu’s growth clouded by revaluation mist and falling margins

Dentsu, the Japan based global marketing group, increased its gross income by 8.1% in the first half of 2018, but its operating profit fell by 5.6% and the profit attributable to ordinary... Read more
Published 9th Aug 2018, 10:00

Dentsu dampens current year profit forecast

Quirky international accounting rules are expected to prune back the impact on this year’s profit of Dentsu’s recently announced ¥51.5 billion (£351 million) gain from the sale of its near 17%... Read more