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Thursday, 28 August 2014

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Mergers & Acquisitions

GroupM buys Keyade in France


WPP’s GroupM has acquired French digital performance specialist Keyade.

Millward Brown buys InsightExpress


WPP-owned Millward Brown has acquired media analytics and marketing company InsightExpress in the US.

Dunnhumby invests in Sandtable, launches joint venture


The customer science company has taken a 50% stake in agent-based modelling company Sandtable.

Tapjoy acquires analytics company 5Rocks


Mobile ad-tech platform, Tapjoy, has bought Korean analytics company 5Rocks for an undisclosed amount.

comScore acquires MdotLabs


Acquisition intended to augment non-human traffic detection methods in its Media Metrix and vCE products.

Ernst & Young acquires Sweeney Research


Professional services firm adds research firm to its Advisory practice following ‘client demand for actionable insights’.

Progressive acquires CurrentAnalysis


The media company has acquired the ICT business intelligence services business for $19.6m.

Toluna parent company acquires Harris Interactive Europe


Frederic-Charles Petit will oversee Toluna and Harris Interactive Europe following the acquisition from Nielsen.

Lightspeed announces integration of All Global


Healthcare data specialist company All Global has been integrated into Lightspeed Research’s family of brands.

Mystery Researchers buys Insula Research


Atlanta-based Mystery Researchers has expanded its offering with the acquisition of Insula Research.

SurveyMonkey acquires Fluidware


Online survey platform, SurveyMonkey, has bought Canada-based Fluidware for an undisclosed amount.

Poptip acquired by Palantir


Big data analytics firm Palantir has acquired Poptip, a social media polling startup.

Yahoo acquires Flurry


Acquisition of app analytics firm intended to boost the company’s advertising revenue from smartphones.

Kantar acquires majority stake in Guardian Digital Agency


Data visualisation and interactive specialist Guardian Digital Agency, bought by WPP’s data investment management division, Kantar.