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  1. July 18, 2016

    Advertising body calls for robust audits of media agencies

    The US Association of National Advertisers on Monday urged its members to “follow the money” and send in independent...

  2. June 20, 2016

    Ad agencies are not alone in needing to build streetwise talent

    Advertising is a bit like a hip neighbourhood that has gradually lost its edge and charm as it has become respectable....

  3. June 19, 2016

    Female advertising chief calls time on Mad Men era

    More than 100 years after it dawned on James Walter Thompson that his marketing messages might be more effective if he...

  4. June 19, 2016

    Staying power — Richard Solomons, CEO, IHG

    Richard Solomons has chosen a table at the furthest corner of the club lounge on the top floor of the InterContinental...

  5. June 16, 2016

    Business is as ethical as it has ever been

    You might have the impression from recent “my-oh-my” reports that we are witnessing a decline in ethics at the top of...

  6. June 14, 2016

    TV groups watch out for EU commercial break

    At the start of 2016, UK television broadcasters were on a roll. Spending on TV advertising had surged more than 7 per...

  7. June 8, 2016

    Little mittygation for the Walts as MPs probe the collapse of BHS

    Darren Topp, chief executive of BHS, has told MPs that owner Dominic Chappell threatened to kill him for trying to stop...

  8. June 8, 2016

    Sir Martin Sorrell’s £70m pay package sparks investor rebellion

    A third of WPP shareholders rebelled at the company’s annual meeting on Wednesday over the £70m pay package awarded to...

  9. June 8, 2016

    WPP investors rebel against CEO Sorrell's pay

    WPP shareholders rebelled at the company’s annual meeting on Wednesday over the £70m pay package awarded to chief...

  10. June 7, 2016

    US ad agencies accused of secret deals with media companies

    US advertising agencies are boosting their profits at the expense of clients by cutting secret deals with media...

  11. June 7, 2016

    Fund managers urged to curb executive pay

    Campaigners for the reform of executive pay have urged UK fund managers to come up with more radical proposals to curb...

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    June 7, 2016

    'Secret cash rebates' dog US ad deals

    An investigation by US advertisers has revealed that marketing services agencies are accepting secret financial...

  13. May 22, 2016

    Piketty has last laugh as revolts threaten the pay status quo

    Thomas Piketty’s 2013 tome Capital in the Twenty-First Century was dismissed by diehard critics as doctrinaire,...

  14. May 20, 2016

    Advertising: TV fights the future

    The advertisers who filed into Manhattan’s Carnegie Hall this week for the annual star-packed “upfront” presentation of...

  15. May 6, 2016

    Financial PR spins a new global story

    In 1992, George Sard left Ogilvy Adams & Rinehart, the public relations company where he cut his teeth, to start his...

  16. April 29, 2016

    WPP’s Martin Sorrell defends £70m pay package

    WPP set itself up for a shareholder revolt over pay after it awarded its founder Sir Martin Sorrell £70m for 2015 in...

  17. Fast FT

    April 29, 2016

    WPP boss receives £70m pay package

    Sir Martin Sorrell has received £70m from WPP in one of the biggest pay packages ever awarded to a FTSE 100 chief...

  18. April 28, 2016

    WPP warns of ‘cocktail’ of pressures on clients

    A cocktail of pressures is making companies cautious about spending on advertising, WPP has warned. The world’s biggest...

  19. Fast FT

    April 28, 2016

    WPP boosts revenues, but still signals caution

    WPP, the world’s biggest advertising group, has reported strong revenue growth in the first quarter, with business...

  20. April 28, 2016

    Big UK advertisers push agencies to be more transparent

    Britain’s biggest advertisers have ramped up their fight to introduce greater transparency into how their media budgets...

  21. Fast FT

    April 20, 2016

    WPP continues global push with Turkish acquisition

    WPP is continuing its strategy of buying local companies in key growth markets, with the world’s largest advertising...

  22. March 17, 2016

    WPP-owned J. Walter Thompson replaces its chief executive

    Advertising agency J. Walter Thompson has replaced its chief executive following allegations of racist and sexist...

  23. March 16, 2016

    LSE-Deutsche Börse merger is ICE’s to disrupt

    Deutsche Börse and the London Stock Exchange are sticking to their script: the combination will be a nil-premium merger...

  24. March 16, 2016

    Sir Martin Sorrell’s pay set for steep fall at WPP

    New remuneration policies at WPP are set to dramatically reduce the pay of Sir Martin Sorrell from next year, but the...

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    March 14, 2016

    US interest rates, executive pay, Irish economy and Egyptian devaluation - the day in four charts

    March 14: the day in 4 charts Today’s top stories: The Federal Reserve is not expected to raise rates this week, but...

  26. March 13, 2016

    WPP chief’s £60m pay set to spark anger

    Sir Martin Sorrell will this week receive more than £60m in one of the biggest pay cheques ever received by a FTSE 100...

  27. March 7, 2016

    ComScore plunges after accounting review announced

    Shares in ComScore dropped more than 33 per cent on Monday after the US media measurement company, in which advertising...

  28. March 4, 2016

    WPP warns against ‘Don Draperish’ optimism

    WPP has reported its sixth consecutive year of record revenue, but cautioned against “Don Draperish” over-optimism as...

  29. February 28, 2016

    Week Ahead Corporate Diary: Glencore’s progress to be updated

    Diary commentary from FT reporters; data and company announcements, unless otherwise stated, from Thomson Reuters....

  30. Fast FT

    January 22, 2016

    Osborne: business shouldn't be shy in Brexit debate

    George Osborne has pledged to spell out in detail the alternatives to Britain’s membership of the EU when the...

  31. Fast FT

    January 6, 2016

    WPP buys Korean digital agency

    To win business in South Korea, Martin Sorrell once had to eat several courses of kimchi, a traditional Korean...

  32. Fast FT

    December 15, 2015

    Goldman Sachs names new M&A heads

    Goldman Sachs has promoted four bankers in its mergers and advisory business, which has enjoyed a bumper year. Mark...

  33. December 11, 2015

    Trump brand faces testing time on Scottish links

    Soon after his purchase at Donald Trump’s Turnberry golf course in Scotland, Stuart Gillespie, a visiting player, had...

  34. December 10, 2015

    Publicis loses L’Oréal US advertising account

    Publicis has lost L’Oréal as a client in North America to its arch-rival WPP, adding to the French advertising group’s...

  35. Fast FT

    December 10, 2015

    Publicis loses L’Oréal ad account to rival WPP

    Publicis has lost L’Oréal’s media account in North America to arch-rival WPP, adding to the French advertising group’s...

  36. December 3, 2015

    Publicis turns structure ‘upside down’ for long-term survival

    If there were a single illustration of the upheavals the digital era has forced on advertising, it may have appeared...

  37. December 2, 2015

    Candidates lined up to replace Maurice Lévy at Publicis

    Publicis has taken the clearest step yet towards choosing Maurice Lévy’s successor, in effect naming a shortlist of...

  38. November 9, 2015

    WPP to target US voters with personalised online ads

    WPP is launching a powerful new tool for targeting voters with personalised online advertising, as the company prepares...

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