Posts Tagged ‘walker media’

Published 11th Feb 2019, 16:55

Spring cleaning time for the big groups?

Recent attempts by Publicis Groupe to shed some of its “non-core” businesses came hard on the heels of similar initiatives at WPP.  Is this simply a seasonal spring cleaning by new chief... Read more
Published 1st Feb 2019, 17:36

Publicis Groupe buys out balance of Walker Media

Publicis Groupe has bought out M&C Saatchi’s residual 24.9% of media agency Walker Media for £25 million. Publicis paid £36 million to acquire its 75.1% stake in 2013, bringing the total... Read more
Published 1st Jun 2016, 20:35

Four M&C Saatchi founders could earn another £15m in share awards

Four of M&C Saatchi’s founding shareholders could earn a further £15 million between them if they achieve the performance targets set in the latest long-term incentive plan. If the four... Read more
Published 18th Mar 2016, 22:36

M&C Saatchi almost doubles core profit

M&C Saatchi today reported an 96% increase in its operating profit to £15.9 million before charging any adjustments for deferred acquisition payments that eccentric international accounting... Read more
Published 14th Jan 2016, 18:11

M&C Saatchi in talks about partial buyout of UK agency

AIM listed M&C Saatchi has taken a step towards management and ownership succession at its main UK agency that could also generate a further return on the founders’ investment. This morning... Read more
Published 1st Jun 2015, 07:53

Bids and Deals: June 2015

WPP has acquired a majority stake in the US-based experiential sales promotion agency SET Management (trading as SET Creative) that recently acquired Flourish Creative in the UK and earned revenues... Read more
Published 26th Mar 2015, 11:54

M&C Saatchi’s profit slashed by £5.6m impairment charge

After months of positive share price movements, M&C Saatchi surprised the stock market by reporting a loss of £155,000 for 2014 after taking a £5.6 million charge for the impairment of its... Read more
Published 31st Dec 2014, 15:10

M&C Saatchi shares celebrate all-time high

Shares in M&C Saatchi celebrated the arrival of a New Year by achieving an all-time high price of 330p. The company’s shares were first listed on AIM almost 10 years ago when floated at a... Read more
Published 11th Sep 2014, 13:40

M&C Saatchi’s underlying profit falls after Walker disposal

The pre-tax profit of AIM listed M&C Saatchi fell by 8.6% in the half year to 30 June by comparison with the profit reported in the corresponding period in 2013 if a revaluation adjustment is... Read more
Published 20th Mar 2014, 10:10

M&C Saatchi seems unhurt by Walker Media disposal

On the face of it M&C Saatchi has shed 75.1% of its Walker Media business to Publicis Groupe without incurring any material loss of post-tax profit by comparison with the previous year. A... Read more