ExchangeWire rounds up some of the biggest developments in the ad tech space in the last week, and in this week’s edition: WPP drills down on attribution, EU presses Google further, Ad misplacement rears its ugly head in tabloid investigation, Matomy continues acquisition trail, Millennial partners with AudienceScience.
WPP launches attribution consultancy, buys Medialets
Holding group WPP this week made two moves in the attribution space underlining its growing importance in the sector, with the launch of consultancy Gain Theory, plus the [...]
Nicolas Schueller, Adomik, CEO and founder, reflects on how premium publishers have histrocially struggled with the transition to becoming digital first businesses; from increasingly relying on social networks for traffic referrals, and ceding control of their user data, he also points to the potential solution whereby they can pool resources with companies undergoing similar challenges.
Co-ops appear to be a smart move for premium publishers. Premium publishers have (understandably) struggled with knowledge, insight, and tools as a result of the rapid [...]
Brands that are new to Asia-Pacific, or keen to push out their programmatic plans in the region but don’t know where to start, will find this week’s feature handy. James Sampson, DataXu’s Asia-Pacific vice president and general manager, dishes out a selection of top tips to help brands find success with programmatic marketing in this part of the globe.
DataXu entered the Asia-Pacific market last year upon the request of numerous multinational brands that were keen to deploy programmatic marketing in [...]
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Mike Harty, PowerLinks, co-founder, and ExchangeWire columnist, examines the latest IAB ad spend figures and the history of programmatic advertising, to demonstrate how publishers are leveraging native advertising to re-address the power dynamic between the buy- and the sell-side.
Earlier this month, the Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) released figures demonstrating that advertisers’ spend on content and native advertising formats topped the half-a-billion pound mark (£509m) in the UK during the last calendar year. This represents a pivotal moment in the evolution [...]
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Mobile advertising, and the application of programmatic media-buying technologies on the channel, is one of the key challenges facing the contemporary marketer. A week ahead of ATS Paris, ExchangeWire previews one of the event’s stand-out panels that will debate this challenge.
A recent benchmark study conducted by the IAB’s French chapter identified competency in mobile advertising as one of [...]
ExchangeWire rounds up some of the biggest developments in the ad tech space in the last week, and in this week’s edition: The countdown to ATS Paris; Mobile accounts for 23% of all digital spend; Vivendi nears Dailymotion purchase; and Facebook and WPP ink global data deal.
Key Issues facing the French programmatic sector to be debated at ATS Paris
ATS Paris is under two weeks away, taking place on 22 April, and the agenda was confirmed earlier this week, with ExchangeWire [...]
ATS Paris is only two weeks away, where luminaries from the French market will meet to discuss some of the key challenges facing them in the year ahead. ExchangeWire peruses the agenda and highlights some of the key topics of debate, including: programmatic trading models; the dynamism of France’s video space in Europe; plus what the future holds for publisher consortia. ATS Paris takes place on 22 April, and the agenda for the event is now live, with three [...]
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In a series of pieces examining the rapid rise of ad tech in the high-growth markets of Latin America, Lara Krumholz, DynAdmic, general manager, LatAm, explains the need for prospective entrants to dispel previously-held prejudices, and tap into the region’s latent demand.
Last year was the year of experimentation of programmatic in the Latin American market, while 2015 will be a year of consolidation with a significant rise of investment from advertisers, particularly in video and mobile.
ExchangeWire rounds up some of the biggest developments in the ad tech space in the last week, and in this week’s edition: Rubicon Project buys Chango; Xaxis buys ActionX; Programmatic spend increases 72% year-on-year, and “industry-first” pricing model launched.
Rubicon buys Chango
This week Rubicon Project bought ad network Chango for over $100m (£82.2m), mostly in stock, making the purchase its largest in its history, with the publicly-listed company claiming it will bring additional access to over $35bn “intent marketing spend”.
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The emergence of publisher consortia was underlined in recent weeks as UK publishers began to band together en masse. A month ahead of ATS Paris, ExchangeWire examines the French market, where publishers there were early to adopt this approach, exploring the intricacies of the co-op offering, and asks if it makes sense to have dual offerings in a single market?
Premium publishers the world over are under pressure to retain ad spend, particularly when they come up against the hugely scaled [...]
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