Posts Tagged ‘Omnicom group’

Published 7th Jun 2017, 14:21

Private Equity: is there a better way?

Can value be realised from a private business without the risk of giving up control? The Business Growth Fund may provide one answer.   In the nineteen eighties marketing agencies were created... Read more
Published 27th Apr 2017, 10:42

WPP’s revenue up 16.9% as devalued pound offsets North American decline

WPP’s revenue growth in the first quarter of 2017 was a highly impressive 16.9%, but most of that growth came from the continuing decline in sterling and its favourable impact on an otherwise... Read more
Published 26th Apr 2017, 18:29

Havas grows faster than Publicis despite poor European showing

Havas Group produced a stagnant performance in Europe in the first quarter of 2017. But a slightly better performance in America and a positive currency influence together enabled the group as a... Read more
Published 21st Apr 2017, 17:35

Interpublic finds the going tough

The Interpublic Group of Companies struggled to increase revenues in the first quarter of 2017, adding only 0.7% to the revenues earned in the corresponding quarter of 2016.  Even after excluding... Read more
Published 20th Apr 2017, 11:04

Publicis revenue growth evaporates

As foreshadowed towards the end of last year, Publicis would have reported a small decline in revenue in the first quarter of 2017 if foreign currency movements had not come to its aid.  Instead the... Read more
Published 18th Apr 2017, 20:50

Tax change increases Omnicom’s first quarter profit by 5%

A $12.4 million tax credit improved Omnicom Group’s first quarter profit by 5%, the company revealed today. The tax benefit arose from the adoption of a new US accounting rule governing the... Read more
Published 3rd Mar 2017, 18:06

WPP reports 17.6% revenue growth and £1.4bn post-tax profit

WPP’s gross income (net sales) increased by 17.8% in 2016 and its operating profit leapt by 26.4%. The group’s revenue increased by 17.6%, putting it nearly 27% ahead of its closest rival... Read more
Published 1st Mar 2017, 13:03

Havas enjoys best revenue growth rate among top six so far

Havas, the French based global marketing group, has reported a 4% rise in revenue, but a very small improvement in operating profit, for 2016.   The revenue growth rate was the best among the five... Read more
Published 23rd Feb 2017, 08:49

Lucky Generals join forces with TBWA

A majority stake in Lucky Generals, the UK creative agency formed by former MCBD partners Helen Calcraft, Andy Nairn and Danny Brooke-Taylor, has been acquired by Omnicom Group’s TBWA... Read more
Published 14th Feb 2017, 16:55

Dentsu enhances governance as profits stagnate

Dentsu, the Japan based global marketing group that has recently been beset with issues over domestic working conditions and over-billing of digital clients, reported an almost unchanged post-tax... Read more