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ExchangeWire rounds up some of the biggest stories in the European digital advertising space. In this week’s edition: Adbrain receives investment; Teads introduces vertical video ad format; AppNexus plans programmatic outstream video marketplace; Paul Childs joins Smadex; and Adsquare adds new data partners.
Adbrain secures £7.5m in investment
The European ad tech scene is buzzing with investment. This week, data intelligence company Adbrain announces a major funding round. Joining previous investors Notion Capital and Octopus Ventures [...]
In this weekly segment, ExchangeWire sums up key industry updates on ad tech from around the Asia-Pacific region – and in this edition: Xaxis launches political ad platform in APAC; TubeMogul unveils AU programmatic TV landscape; Saatchi & Saatchi buys out Australia’s MercerBell; Sociomantic Labs appoints SEA & India head; and OMD shuffles AU management team.
Xaxis launches political ad platform in APAC
The ad tech vendor has launched its Xaxis Politics programmatic platform to allow political advertisers to tap real-time [...]
Isobar China Partners With UnionPay to Co-develop DMP & DSP; GroupM Galvanises AU Publishers to Improve Viewability
In this weekly segment, ExchangeWire sums up key industry updates on ad tech from around the Asia-Pacific region – and in this edition: Isobar China partners with UnionPay to develop DMP & DSP; GroupM galvanises AU publishers in bid to improve viewability; J. Walter Thompson & Mirum launches social unit in Singapore; 37% of AU mobile consumers will accept ads for rewards; Mindshare appoints APAC investment chief; and Taiwan’s Appier gets chief data scientist.
Isobar China partners UnionPay to develop DMP [...]
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Can APAC firms dedicate resources to own and run their own DMPs? How much value will it bring to their business, and how will they make the platform available to any agency or activation channel? These are questions brands, publishers, and agencies should ask themselves before deciding if they should, and are ready to, build their own DMPs, according to Lotame Asia-Pacific Managing Director Alex Sibois. Noting that it involves a complex piece of technology, deploying a DMP will prove challenging unless [...]
Over the last year, first-party data has often taken centre stage in marketing strategy meetings. Second-party data has been somewhat hidden in the shadow of its cousin, first-party data, until now. ExchangeWire spoke exclusively to Steve Ustaris, CMO at ownerIQ (pictured below) about the rise in popularity of second-party data and how large brands are creating data partnerships that drive incremental sales.
Because first-party data is acquired through consumer engagement, for example newsletter sign-ups or sales, [...]
Evolved out of traditional ad networks, most DSPs in China currently operate on a ‘markup model’ that is proving harmful to both advertisers and publishers.
This typically involves low-tier inventory bought in bulk at low CPMs, and later sold to advertisers at a high markup price, explains ReachMax COO Charlie Wang. He urges brands in the local market to demand total transparency and ensure their trading desks have auditing functions, so this current landscape can be rectified.
In this week’s [...]
In this weekly segment, ExchangeWire sums up key industry updates on ad tech from around the Asia-Pacific region – and in this edition: AU online ad spend climbs 33%; Kantar inks Thai TV ratings deal; Dentsu acquires Philippine media agency; Optimise opens Singapore office; and Lotame hires new APAC head.
AU online ad sales climb 33%
Online advertising in Australia climbed 33% in the third quarter over the previous year to hit almost AUD$1.57bn.
When it comes to the latest funding news, the ad tech year in Europe ends on a high. Ad tech provider Adform has just bagged USD$21.5m funding from the Scandinavian Pension Fund, Danica.
In this Q&A with ExchangeWire, Adform co-founder and CEO Gustav Mellentin explains why the funding match with Danica is a long-term one, where Automated Guaranteed is going and how data protection is becoming increasingly important for the ad tech provider.
ExchangeWire: The bulk of your new USD$21.5m funding will [...]
ExchangeWire rounds up some of the biggest stories in the European digital advertising space. In this week’s edition: Publicis restructures; Yahoo may decide to sell off its core business; Sky FreeWheels into Germany and Austria; the move beyond programmatic to econometrics; and a new COO for Lotame.
Reorg at Publicis
French advertising agency Publicis is shuffling the deck. A restructuring of the company centralises the management team and streamlines Publicis into four divisions: Publicis Communications, [...]
This week’s RoundUp brings the following stories: Brazilian DMP Navegg starts European operations in Portugal, Spain, and Italy; Instagram finishes pilot project to sell its inventory in Brazil; IAB Brazil launches training course on programmatic media.