In this weekly segment, ExchangeWire sums up key industry updates on ad tech from around the Asia-Pacific region – and in this edition: Instagram mobile ads to snap up $595m; APAC brands must meet customers on mobile; Australia leads global programmatic industry; GroupM shuffles SEA leadership positions; and ExchangeWire seeks participants for DMP survey.
Instagram mobile ads to snap up $595m
Instagram is projected to generate US$595m in mobile ad revenue globally this year, with spending fuelled by improved targeting capabilities [...]
The collision between ad tech and martech has been dubbed as “inevitable” by ExchangeWire contributors for some time; but few have explored what the fallout might be. In this piece, Vincent Potier, Captify, COO, delves deeper.
Despite its phenomenal growth, the ad tech (advertising technology) industry is considered as the somewhat less attractive sister of martech (marketing technology).
Recently, when ad tech does attract attention, it is sometimes for the wrong reasons: great companies that are down by 80% since their IPO; investment drying [...]
Delegates at this year’s ATS Singapore expressed concerns over the growing presence of walled gardens and their impact on audience data, pointing to the need for open data systems to drive the development of programmatic in the region.
Matt Harty, Asia-Pacific senior vice president of The Trade Desk, kicked off the day’s discussions with an overview of the region’s programmatic landscape, painting a bright picture in which the platform was seeing higher growth rates than any other segments in the ad [...]
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As the advertising industry returns to normality after a week on the Côte d’Azur, Oracle Marketing Cloud’s Zuzanna Gierlinska reflects on the increasing presence of AdTech and Marketing Tech at the Festival of Creativity following Oracle’s debut appearance…
To a Cannes first-timer, you could be forgiven for leaving this year’s event wondering what it was that you’d just attended. Was it a celebration of great creative advertising? A thought leadership conference? A music festival? A tech conference?
The answer is, [...]
In this weekly segment, ExchangeWire sums up key industry updates on ad tech from around the Asia-Pacific region – and in this edition: Grapeshot brings APAC languages to The Trade Desk; Mobile drives 27% of ecommerce in SEA; Sizmek looks to push viewability in SEA; and IAS appoints new APPIES head.
Grapeshot brings APAC languages to The Trade Desk
The UK-based ad tech vendor says it has integrated its language capabilities with The Trade Desk’s platform, offering the DSP’s clientele a seamless [...]
There’s been some interesting press releases sent out this week. Two in particular stand out, and both involve Microsoft, with AOL and AppNexus playing their part. In this piece, ExchangeWire will leverage its industry-leading analysis team to ask what this ultimately means for Microsoft, as well as join the dots between the manoeuvring.
The big news item for this week is that AOL and Microsoft have announced a deal – meaning AOL will assume responsibility for all of Microsoft’s display, mobile, and [...]
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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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Campaigns comprising display and mobile ads should be developed together so retargeting can be carried out seamlessly; but differences in consumer experience must be addressed.
Yann Aïtbachir, PocketMath’s director of product development, said the mobile RTB ecosystem needed to consider user experience where consumer attention was shorter compared to the desktop user. The delivery of data also was reliant on mobile networks, which typically would be slower than wifi connections, depending on a country’s infrastructure.
These factors narrow the window of opportunity [...]
comScore & TubeMogul Partnership to Offer APAC Audience Verification; Dentsu Aegis Network Acquires Thailand's Flexmedia
In this weekly segment, ExchangeWire sums up key industry updates on ad tech from around the Asia-Pacific region – and in this edition: comScore & TubeMogul partner to offer APAC audience verification; Dentsu Aegis Network acquires Thailand’s Flexmedia; Publicis buys out Match Media in Australia; JWT, H&K unit joint venture to focus on content marketing; and AdNear picks up Southeast Asia head.
comScore & TubeMogul partner to offer APAC audience verification
The two partners have inked an agreement to offer
In this week’s industry byliner, PulsePoint’s vice president of account management and operations Francois de Laigue explains why Asia-Pacific has proven to be a tough market for ad agencies to break into. He offers four tips on what market players should keep in mind before taking their first step into the Asia-Pacific region.
Four billion people. One and a half billion internet users. One billion social media users. Asia-Pacific represents a large market and enormous opportunity for the digital advertising [...]