Posts Tagged ‘interpublic’

Published 19th Oct 2018, 16:15

Interpublic lifts revenues and margins, but is hit by exceptionals

The Interpublic Group of Companies lifted its operating profit by 9.1% in the nine months to 30 September, helped by an improved operating profit margin and a better ratio of staff costs to... Read more
Published 1st Oct 2018, 22:57

Interpublic completes $2.3bn Acxiom acquisition on schedule

The Interpublic Group of Companies today completed the $2.3 billion purchase of Acxiom, formerly known as Acxiom Marketing Solutions, after raising $2 billion by an issue of loan notes 10 days... Read more
Published 10th Feb 2017, 15:56

Interpublic’s profit up 34%: revenue growth rate beats Omnicom and Publicis

The Interpublic Group of Companies increased the post-tax profit earned for its shareholders by almost 34% in 2016 as it froze its non-staff operating costs and benefitted from a relatively small... Read more
Published 16th Dec 2016, 18:55

Now Publicis is drawn into US Justice Department probe

A subsidiary of Publicis Groupe has been drawn into the US Justice Department’s investigation of video production and post-production practices in the advertising industry.  The Anti-Trust... Read more
Published 23rd Jul 2016, 11:26

Havas revenues grow fastest

Havas reported the biggest revenue growth rate in the half year to 30 June among the four global groups that have reported so far. Revenue increased by 5.1%, or by 7.9% if adverse currency... Read more
Published 4th May 2016, 23:09

MDC’s loses another $23.3m after crediting $15.5m currency gains

MDC Partner’s seemingly never-ending escalation of losses continued in the first quarter of 2016 when the heavily indebted company reported a post-tax loss of $23.3 million. The group's... Read more
Published 5th May 2015, 23:25

Havas boosts revenue by 20.6%: growth rate second only to Publicis

Havas achieved a 20.6% increase in revenue in the first quarter of 2015 by comparison with the corresponding period in 2014.  The growth rate was second only to Publicis. Half of the... Read more
Published 22nd Jul 2014, 15:36

Omnicom revenue growth dwarfs that of Publicis

Omnicom Group joined the increasing number of major global groups whose revenue growth outstripped that of Publicis Groupe in the first half of 2014.   Omnicom’s revenue grew by 4.8% (or 4.7% if... Read more
Published 22nd Jul 2014, 08:42

Publicis growth grinds to a halt

Revenue growth at Publicis Groupe ground to a halt in the second quarter of 2014, leaving the marketing world to ponder whether Omnicom has had a lucky escape. Revenue declined by 1.5% in the... Read more
Published 7th Mar 2014, 12:55

Not so Quiet Storm: management buys it back

The news that the directors of advertising agency Quiet Storm have bought back their business from Inferno following the sale of the group to Draftfcb marks a new step along the bumpy road of... Read more