Posts Tagged ‘WPP’

Published 11th Oct 2016, 01:30

Bids and Deals: October 2016

WPP’s wholly-owned subsidiary FITCH has acquired a majority stake in the Hong Kong design consultancy StartJG Hong Kong that was formerly part of the Start Group and has annual revenue of £3.3... Read more
Published 30th Sep 2016, 13:18

Former Millward Brown employee apologises for passing information to MetrixLab

WPP has obtained a public apology from a former Millward Brown employee as part of a settlement of legal proceedings relating to confidential information passed to her new employer MetrixLab... Read more
Published 29th Sep 2016, 17:10

comScore listing appeal decision delayed

A decision about whether shares in the controversial US audience measurement company comScore may continue to be traded on the NASDAQ stock market in the United States appears to be taking longer... Read more
Published 20th Sep 2016, 11:48

WPP rings changes in Chime board representation

WPP’s deputy finance director Chris Sweetland has handed over his seat on the board of Chime Group Holdings to WPP group chief accountant Steve Winters. WPP owns 20% of Chime following the... Read more
Published 16th Sep 2016, 21:25

comScore’s inappropriate accounting policy boosted past profits by $10m

The US audience measurement company comScore has revealed that it incorrectly booked revenue and costs that contributed $10 million to profits over the three year period to 31 December 2015 and may... Read more
Published 15th Sep 2016, 23:26

comScore promises company update tomorrow

The controversial US audience measurement company comScore announced today that it will provide an update on its affairs tomorrow Friday 16 September. The update is expected to address the issues... Read more
Published 14th Sep 2016, 12:36

Sector share prices: 12 September 2016

Shares in marketing companies enjoyed further growth in the month to 12 September and the sector’s MSFI Index improved by 3.96% to 66.0 (January 2001: 100).  The growth was particularly... Read more
Published 13th Sep 2016, 19:00

NASDAQ agrees to hear comScore appeal

The Listing Qualification Hearings Panel of NASDAQ, the US stock exchange, has agreed to hear the appeal by the controversial US audience measurement company comScore against suspension of trading in... Read more
Published 13th Sep 2016, 11:36

Matomy faces shareholder revolt: Publicis holds 20% stake

Two shareholders in the Israeli digital advertising sales business Matomy Media Group are requisitioning an extraordinary general meeting to “allow the company's shareholders to consider certain... Read more
Published 8th Sep 2016, 12:48

WPP’s comScore write-off reaches $218m

WPP has written down its investment in the US audience measurement company comScore and its subsidiary Rentrak by $218 million (or about £145 million) over the last two years, according to figures... Read more