US — Strategic analytics provider Alteryx has raised $12m in financing from Toba Capital and existing investor SAP Ventures.
US — Visualisation and analytics firm Tableau Software raised around $254.2m from its initial price offering (IPO) on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) last week.
UK — Cello Group will say it has had “robust trading so far this year” at its AGM this afternoon.
US — Location analytics company PlaceIQ has raised $6.75m in series B financing.
US — Media and market research firm Arbitron saw revenues increase in the first quarter of 2013 compared with the same period last year but the Nielsen takeover is still costing the company.
US — Market research firm Harris Interactive has reported flat sales for the year-to-date and third quarter.
US — Information technology research and analysis provider Gartner has reported increased revenues for the first quarter of 2013 compared with Q1 2012.
UK — Market research and business intelligence agency B2B International has posted its best start to a year with a 108% year-on-year increase.
US — SaaS provider VoloMetrix has raised $3.3m in series A financing.
US — Ratings company Nielsen has seen revenues for the first quarter increase 3% to $1.38bn despite a fall in revenue from its insight services.
FRANCE — Ipsos has warned that the market research market may not grow in 2013 as the growth rate drop continues.
US — Ratings company Nielsen Holdings has announced that 35m shares of common stock are to be sold.
GERMANY — Income at global research company GfK dropped in the first quarter for this year compared with the first quarter of 2012 according to its latest financials.
UK — Ad spend in the UK reached £17bn in 2012 with strong showing on digital platforms according to research from the Advertising Association and marketing data provider Warc.
CANADA — Nielsen Holdings has sold its subsidiary Nielsen Expositions to a private equity firm as the ratings firm looks to develope its watch and buy segments.
US — Digital measurement and analytics company comScore has reported “record” quarterly growth for Q1 2013 with revenues up 11% on a year ago.
US — Machine-learning platform provider Skytree has achieved $18m in series A funding while Rick Lewis joins board.
ISRAEL — Web analytics company ClickTale has raised $17m in a series B funding round.
UK — Global advertising and research company WPP’s consumer insight divisions in the UK and Europe came under pressure in the first quarter of 2013 according to its trading update.
US — In its Q1 results, the market research company said its research revenues had increased 1%, to $50.4m compared with $49.8m in 2012, while its advisory and other services revenue stream increased from $20.5m to $21.1m.
UK — Strategy and marketing consultants Simon-Kucher & Partners has increased its revenue worldwide in the first quarter of this year compared with Q1 2012.