Twitter’s recent agreement to purchase mobile retargetting company TellApart was just the latest round in the ongoing industry consolidation. In this piece Phil Macauley, Quantcast, managing director, EU, reflects on how many of these purchases point towards marketers’ growing focus with attribution.
Earlier this month Scott Kupor, managing partner at London-based VC Firm Andreessen Horowitz, took stock of M&A activity across markets, surmising that: “we should still expect a lot of M&A [...]
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In this weekly segment, ExchangeWire sums up the key industry updates on ad tech from around the region – and in this week’s edition: comScore unveils ad metrics in APAC; Maxus launches social media monitoring centers in Asia; Amobee hires new ANZ head; and AdRoll eyes ANZ growth with transparency, cross-device.
comScore unveils advertising metrics in 13 APAC markets
The market researcher has released its Trust Profiles in 44 new markets, expanding the availability of its advertising metrics index beyond the US [...]
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WPP consultancy, Gain Theory, launched this month to help marketing and insight professionals with the challenges they are increasingly facing with data and technology. Gain Theory Partner and ExchangeWire contributor, Celina Burnett, explains more about the launch and what this means for industry.
The marketing landscape, and the role of the CMO, is changing. Marketing is no longer solely for the creatives: the proliferation of channels and the ever more complex customer journey have put data and technology at the centre [...]
Denmark-based Adform has established itself as one of the leading European ad tech firms on the market, with the company today (27 April) announcing the launch of its Programmatic Publisher Ad Server (PPAS), the first solution in its planned Publisher Edge Solution suite. ExchangeWire caught up with Martin Stockfleth Larsen, Adform, CMO, and regular ExchangeWire contributor, to learn more about the outfit’s latest offering.
Adform has announced the launch of a new ad server for publishers – PPAS – claiming the latest addition [...]
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In this weekly segment, ExchangeWire sums up the key industry updates on ad tech from around the region – and in this week’s edition: Singapore broadcaster establishes native advertising unit; AOL Platforms turns on in Southeast Asia; UK startup inks mobile video advertising deals in China; Australia’s ADMA, Zuni to offer training courses for marketers; New accelerator scheme aims to help Singapore media startups
Singapore broadcaster establishes native advertising unit
MediaCorp has set up a business unit, called Brand Studio, to [...]
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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In this weekly segment, ExchangeWire sums up the key industry updates on ad tech from around the region – and in this week’s edition: VivaKi inks DMP deal with Tencent in China; Asia leads smartphone purchases; Chinese consumers have high mobile expectations; Nexmo offers API for brands to engage mobile audience; Singapore telco appoints new head of media sales.
VivaKi inks DMP deal with Tencent in China The Publicis Groupe subsidiary has inked a deal with Tencent that will see both companies develop [...]
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Programmatic may provide great benefits for brands, but it is still a fledgling industry and one that needs to be further simplified so marketers can better understand its inner workings.
Cheryl Goh, global vice president of marketing for GrabTaxi, urged for more case studies and industry benchmarks so more could be understood about the RTB platform.
The taxi booking company took its first steps into programmatic a few months back, tapping the tool to purchase downloads as part of a promotional [...]
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.