• CMA Raises Concerns Over Adevinta-eBay Deal; UK: PMPs Bloom Whilst Open Exchanges Falter

    In today’s ExchangeWire news digest: the Competition and Markets Authority warns that Adevinta’s plan to buy eBay’s classified unit could stifle competition; the UK sees private marketplaces eclipse open exchanges for the first time; and streaming TV stays in the [...]

  • IAS Threat Lab Calls for Industry To Update Ads.txt Files; 24sata and Njuskalo Selects Permutive

    In this weekly segment, ExchangeWire sums up key industry updates on ad tech from around the European region – in this edition: IAS Threat Lab calls for industry to update ads.txt files; 24sata and Njuskalo select Permutive; Sojern offers new [...]

  • The State of Play in APAC: Q&A with Janette Higginson, Index Exchange

    In this exclusive and wide-ranging interview with ExchangeWire, Janette Higginson (pictured below), buyer development director at Index Exchange, discusses a wide variety of industry topics focusing on APAC, ranging from the popularity of private marketplaces to the sell-side’s role in [...]

  • In-housing, PMPs & Growth of CEE: IAB Europe Assesses the Industry

    This Wednesday (12 September, 2018), at DMEXCO, IAB Europe launched two research reports: ‘European Attitudes to Programmatic Advertising Report’ and ‘European Programmatic Market Sizing Report’. With both showing unique insight into the programmatic advertising industry, this piece takes an exclusive look [...]

  • In-App: The Driving Force for Mobile Advertising Growth

    PubMatic’s latest Quarterly Mobile Index (QMI) focuses on in-app advertising and what’s been happening in this space during the second quarter of 2018. Trends include the key role apps have had in driving mobile ad spend, the increasing use of [...]

  • Mobile & Video Fuel AU Ad Spend; Sports PMP Opens Up in SEA Markets

    In this weekly segment, ExchangeWire sums up key industry updates on ad tech from around the Asia-Pacific region – and in this edition: Mobile & Video Fuel AU Ad Spend; Sports PMP Opens Up in SEA Markets; IAS Acquisition Will [...]

  • Mobile Continues to Fuel Growth of Header Bidding

    Today (22 May), PubMatic released its first Quarterly Mobile Index (QMI) report of 2018, providing insight into the mobile advertising industry for both publishers and advertisers during the first quarter of the year. Key highlights include mobile-fuelled header bidding growth; a [...]

  • Oath Eyes APAC As Growth Engine, Touting Transparency As Differentiator

    Born out of the merger between AOL and Yahoo, Oath is now looking to reach two billion users by 2020 and betting on Asia-Pacific as a key growth engine. It also is touting its commitment to transparency as a market [...]

  • A Powerful Ad Buying Tool: Maximising Programmatic Direct Performance

    Speed or certainty – when programmatic first emerged, buyers had to choose between the two. They could opt for real-time bidding (RTB) and large-scale efficiency, or traditional direct deals and guarantees of inventory. It’s not surprising that the arrival of programmatic [...]

  • Why Digital Advertisers Need a Premium Marketplace

    There’s one definitive way to address the issues surrounding brand safety and transparency, but the industry’s not set up to deliver it, says Simon Stone, commercial director, Collective. Unsurprisingly, with the issues surrounding Facebook and YouTube in recent months, there’s growing [...]