Posts Tagged ‘WPP’

Published 13th Feb 2017, 16:03

Sector share prices: 12 February 2017

The marketing sector’s MSFI share index grew at twice the pace of the FTSE All-Share Index in the latest quarter to 12 February, adding 15.25% to its value as at 12 November 2016. In the same... Read more
Published 9th Feb 2017, 12:38

comScore creates “poison pill” to discourage unwanted bids

comScore, the controversial US audience measurement company in which WPP has a 19.5% shareholding, has taken steps to preserve the tax relief available on accumulated losses of $290 million in a... Read more
Published 8th Feb 2017, 14:23

WPP faces $197m write-down as comScore is delisted

The value of WPP’s 19.5% shareholding in US audience measurement company comScore fell further today when the Nasdaq stock market suspended trading in comScore shares.  As a result there is a... Read more
Published 7th Feb 2017, 11:05

WPP’s comScore stake slumps in value

WPP’s 19.5% shareholding in US audience measurement company comScore has slumped in value since it emerged that comScore had accounted incorrectly for data exchanged with other companies as a... Read more
Published 7th Feb 2017, 08:42

comScore shares being delisted by Nasdaq, to be traded on OTC

Following the failure of US audience measurement company comScore to meet the required deadline for restating its financial statements from 2013 to 2016, the Hearings Panel of the Nasdaq stock market... Read more
Published 6th Feb 2017, 12:25

comScore shares face suspension on missing financial restatement deadline

Dealings in the shares of comScore, the controversial US audience measurement company, face the prospect of suspension because the company no longer expects to complete the revision of its financial... Read more
Published 1st Feb 2017, 16:02

Bids and Deals: February 2017

Ogilvy & Mather, the WPP owned marketing network, has acquired a minority stake in its Irish digital partner Eightytwenty Customer Experience that has 30 employees…WPP has made an unquantified... Read more
Published 27th Jan 2017, 18:36

New chair for Huntsworth audit committee

Chartered accountant Andy Boland is to hand over the chair of Huntsworth’s audit committee to a colleague, the former tax officer Pat Billingham, on 22 March due to pressure of work. Billingham... Read more
Published 25th Jan 2017, 16:56

Mark Smith takes top job at Bell Pottinger

Mark Smith, currently chief operating officer at Chime Group Holdings, is moving to public relations consultancy Bell Pottinger Private to take on the executive role of chairman and managing... Read more
Published 13th Jan 2017, 17:54

comScore appoints new in-house lawyer ahead of filing revised financial reports

comScore, the controversial US audience measurement company, is replacing its in-house lawyer Christiana Lin ahead of filing revised financial reports with the US Securities & Exchange Commission... Read more