ExchangeWire rounds up some of the biggest stories in the European digital advertising space. In this week’s edition: Deutsche Telekom wants to provide a safe harbour in the cloud; LiveIntent acquires Denmark’s Mojn; AppNexus DACH is helmed by Ulrich Hegge; a great week for European ad tech funding; major layoffs at PubMatic; and Skimlinks audiences integrated into MediaMath.
Secure Public Cloud by Deutsche Telekom
Deutsche Telekom takes a stab at Amazon and Google, and wants to make the internet of things secure: Based [...]
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, [...]
Has Germany missed the boat when it comes to programmatic advertising – or is it actually a vast growth opportunity? Paco Panconcelli, MD Quantcast Deutschland argues for the latter.
Each year Germany hosts dmexco, the world’s largest digital marketing conference, boasting hundreds of speakers and exhibitors, and attracting thousands of visitors. Programmatic advertising is always top of the bill, but this year it occurred to me that despite being the hosts of the world’s [...]
Google Blocks Third Party Access To YouTube Inventory Via DoubleClick Ad Exchange; Criteo Disappoints Despite Revenue Growth
In this week’s ExchangeWire European Weekly Roundup: Google shifts into anti-competitive gear by blocking third party DSP and bidder access to YouTube inventory via the DoubleClick Ad Exchange; Criteo disappoints despite revenue growth; Integral Ad Science gets new capital; ProSiebenSat.1 invests in programmatic; and Yahoo’s plans for Gemini.
Google loves its walled garden; blocks third party access to YouTube inventory via the DoubleClick Ad Exchange
The Echo Chamber is a regular column, penned by Ciaran O’Kane, on all things adtech, martech and programmatic.
Germany has two conferences focused exclusively on programmatic – one of which is a joint venture between ExchangeWire and Adzine, for full disclosure. Both have been going now for nearly five years. It’s quite incredible really given how slow the market has been in the area of automated buying and selling during that time, in Germany.
The volumes of inventory being traded this way remain [...]
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Thomas Servatius, IPONWEB, head of client services, speaks to ExchangeWire about the merits of the much-maligned practice of retargeting web users with ads, including how not to fall foul of commonly occurring mistakes in the industry.
Bombarding web users with the same ad for (what seems like) an eternity after they have expressed the vaguest of interest in a company’s product is arguably the poster boy of all that’s wrong with the programmatic advertising sector.
Those working in digital advertising need no [...]
In this week’s ExchangeWire Weekly European Roundup: ExchangeWire Research debut; ADTRADER Berlin; Cxense acquires Maxifier; Xaxis launches Light Reaction; Rubicon Project beds down in native.
ExchangeWire Research debut
The majority of marketers believe believe programmatic advertising adds value to their campaigns, but there remains underlying concerns about marketplace quality, according to ExchangeWire Research’s debut study.
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The sale of Berlin-based Fyber to RNTS Media last year for $190m was touted as one of the biggest exits for a European ad tech company, demonstrating that Silicon Valley is not the sole domain for tech innovation. ExchangeWire caught up with Janis Zech, Fyber co-founder and chief revenue officer, to discuss the company’s transition since then, plus the prospects for programmatic advertising in Europe’s biggest advertising market.
EW: In light of the recent acquisition of Falk Realtime, it has been [...]
In this week’s ExchangeWire Weekly European Roundup: Facebook and Google stats affected by mobile shift; Xaxis Audio launches in the UK; Consolidation in German ad tech scene; German court case points trouble ahead; ATS Paris shines light on the way ahead.
Mobile continues to disrupt
This week saw the two biggest names in online advertising reveal their first quarter results with Google reporting $17.3bn in revenue – up 12% year on year – and Facebook claiming quarterly revenues of $3.54bn – an increase [...]
ExchangeWire rounds up some of the goings on in the world of ad tech during the last seven days, and in this week’s edition: Rubicon Project posts impressive gains; Europe’s OOH sector primed for programmatic disruption; European ad tech pairing join forces; and US firms man-up ahead of European expansion.
Rubicon Project posts strong gains
A little under a year after it first went public, and Rubicon Project this week posted impressive gains in its latest earnings call, with revenue ($41.8m) [...]
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