WPP Group Plc

Type: Company
Name: WPP Group Plc (WPP Group PLC)
Nationality: United Kingdom
Web Address: http://www.wpp.com/
Fact Sheet: Fact Sheet for WPP Group Plc
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated 17 hours ago - 1 reports

Publicis boss Maurice Levy shows he’s still a player with mooted $1.6bn bid for digi company Criteo

We observed the other day that WPP boss Sir Martin Sorrell had come out fighting after currency movements blitzed WPP’s revenues and profits.Now his old enemy Maurice Levy (left) at Publicis Groupe seems poised to make a big statement that PG – which ... [Published More About Advertising - Aug 29 2014]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

Galvan Week Ahead – Yellen speech reassures financial markets, while Sir Martin complains about Sterling strength.

This Week in the Markets: The chief of the International Monetary Fund (LON:IMF) Christine Lagarde has been placed under formal investigation by French magistrates for her alleged role in a long-running political fraud case, a source close to the former ... [Published Proactiveinvestors United Kingdom RSS feed - 20 hours ago]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

WPP plc – American Depositary Shares each representing five Announces Semiannual Dividend of $0.96 (WPPGY)

WPP plc – American Depositary Shares each representing five (NASDAQ:WPPGY) announced a semiannual dividend on Friday, August 29th, AnalystRatingsNetwork.com reports. Investors of record on Friday, October 10th will be paid a dividend of 0.963 per share ... [Published American Banking News - Forex - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

DOGBERRY: Which chief executive if not an ad man should speak in clear way?

Published:Guilty: WPP boss Sir Martin SorrellConstable Dogberry in Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing mangles every word he utters – and so do many business leaders. We put the worst offenders in the dock for crimes against the English language.THE ... [Published Mail Online UK - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

Which Shares Profit in a Booming Economy?

Type Ticker, Company or Fund NameYou have been redirected here from Hemscott.com as we are merging our websites to provide you with a one-stop shop for all your investment research needs.Get Started: To search for a security, type the name or ticker in ... [Published Morningstar UK - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 29 2014 - Updated Aug 29 2014 - 1 reports

REVOLVING DOOR: JWT New York Hires Marta La Rock as Executive Planning Director

JWT New York hired Marta La Rock as executive planning director, charged with leading strategic planning on Royal Caribbean and serving as the WPP cross-agency integration lead. She will report toRobin Bardolia, chief strategy officer of JWT North America. ... [Published Media Post - Aug 29 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 2 reports

GCA Savvian : Advises InsightExpress LLC on its Sale to WPP

InsightExpress LLC, a leading provider of media analytics and marketing accountability solutions for brand marketers, has entered into a definitive agreement to be acquired by WPP plc (LSE: WPP; NASDAQ: WPPGY), the largest global advertising and public ... [Published 4 Traders - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 58 reports

Global recovery sees stronger profits at WPP

THE WORLD’S largest advertising company reported stronger than expected profit growth yesterday and its founder said clients were growing more confident about their business prospects.Sir Martin Sorrell said WPP’s business was very strong in Russia in ... [Published Yorkshire Post - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 4 reports

McCann swoops for WPP regional talent scout Jean-Michel Wu

In a major move in agency talent acquisition space, ad agency McCann has secured the services of WPP regional talent director Jean-Michel Wu.Wu takes on the role of chief talent officer at McCann, and will relocate from Shanghai to Singapore in Octob ... [Published Mumbrella - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 7 reports

Millward Brown Acquires InsightExpress To Bolster Digital Measurement

Millward Brown, a WPP company, announced Tuesday the acquisition of InsightExpress, which focuses on media analytics for brand marketers.The InsightExpress acquisition builds outMillward Brown's cross-platform advertising measurement capabilities across ... [Published Media Post - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 3 reports

UPDATE: WPP To Achieve Dividend Target Early As Pretax Profit Rises

LONDON (Alliance News) - Media buying giant WPP PLC said Tuesday it is likely to achieve its targeted dividend pay-out ratio of 45% in 2014, a year ahead of schedule, as it saw pretax profit rise in the half-year to the end of June despite the continued ... [Published Crawford Financial Planning - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 3 reports

City & Business WPP profits expected to increase

THE World Cup should have given advertising group WPP a lift this summer, though currency fluctuations may have dragged on profits.Half-year results today are forecast to show profits nudging ahead 1.5 per cent to £531milion.WPP, led by chief executive ... [Published Daily Express - Aug 26 2014]

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...the new team has managed to get some great account winning momentum for us," Yannick Bolloré, Havas chairman and CEO, said in a call with analysts. "Now the challenge is to consolidate the growth and find the right talent at the right price."
Young & Rubicam New York, Publicis and TracyLocke. "Marta brings an excellent track record for brand thought leadership across many categories, and a commitment to stewarding talent to the New"
"We’ve been really German in the way we are dropping leaflets through letter boxes saying ‘you have to read this and see our prices and come and shop’ … We needed to change to become more of a British retailer not just by what we offer and our quality and price perception but how we engage with our customers" said Lidl’s Ronny Gottschlich, UK managing director, as he launched the £20m new marketing plan with a glamorous event at London’s Victoria & Albert...
"For marketers who want to reach consumers during today’s biggest live, public and conversational moments, there’s no better place than Twitter,” said Laura Desmond, CEO of SMG. "Flight School has given us added expertise to leverage Twitter’s real-time marketing platform to create impactful campaigns for our clients in the evolving digital media landscape.""

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The pound trading about 0.5 percent from a five-month low versus the dollar comes too late for U.K. companies with large foreign sales that are blaming sterling’s earlier rally for reduced earnings. Today it was WPP Plc’s turn. The U.K. currency yesterday ...
PR giant: 'Strategy built around digital' [Published CNNMoney.com - Video - Aug 26 2014]
WPP Group CEO Martin Sorrell says that outlook is 'sluggish but steady' and that he expects a boost in his company's digital presence within the next five years. ...
VIDEO: 'WPP growth good, despite sterling' [Published BBC News Video - Business - Aug 26 2014]
Global advertising group WPP reported "good growth" despite a strong pound reducing overseas profits, Martin Sorrell says. ...
Tuesday's most followed - WPP, Quindell, Circle... [Published Proactiveinvestors United Kingdom website - Aug 26 2014]
Footsie was climbing after the long weekend but big miners were falling as investors poured over a number of stories gaining traction on the web. One of the bigger stores was from advertising conglomerate WPP ( LON:WPP ). Its shares also made it into ...
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WPP confident despite weak Russia [Published Reuters Video: Business - Aug 26 2014]
WPP's Sorrell says UK rates to remain lower for... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Aug 26 2014]
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Ego not tax killed Publicis, Omnicom deal – WPP... [Published Reuters Video: Top News - May 09 2014]
Ego not tax killed Publicis, Omnicom deal – WPP... [Published Reuters Video: Business - May 09 2014]
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