Under the terms of the acquisition, shareholders will receive 365p in cash for each Chime share.
Manchester-based market research agency Mustard has made four new appointments and two promotions as it looks to double revenues this year.
A new report has urged organisations to be transparent about use of personal data as 94% of consumers admit they would like more control.
Data taskforce due to report to UK and French governments by end of 2015 on establishing principles for improving SMEs’ use of data and data science.
Nielsen announced revenues of $1.6 billion for the second quarter of 2015.
US mobile users are most loyal to news and information apps — judging by frequency of first and last app usage — according to new analysis.
Three in 10 marketers worldwide said the inability to measure success was their top concern with mobile location advertising in a report from xAd.
Kantar Media has announced that it has invested in BIScience, a data analytics firm specialising in cross-channel and multi-country digital media monitoring platforms.
Advertising spend in the UK reached £4.7bn the highest on record, according to figures from the Advertising Association/Warc.
Research veteran, Gregg Lindner, has joined GfK MRI in a new role as executive vice-president of media research.
The company’s full year results for year ended 30 April 2015 showed an increase in revenue from £68.5m in 2014 to £76.3m.
Consumer insights and analytics agency Bonamy Finch has hired Ahmed Hamada as a data science executive to help develop its analytics between big data and primary research.
Dunnhumby Health is intended to enable healthcare institutions to leverage patient data to build loyalty, improve people’s health and lower unnecessary costs.
Chime Communications in advanced discussions over a £350m purchase sees its share price rise 25%.
Susanne Goller and Johannes Van Lochem have both joined the UK new business team as account directors.
Consumers rate live online chat highest compared to all other customer service touch points, according to a customer service benchmark report.
Engagement Labs has acquired word-of-mouth market research company Keller Fay as part of its expansion into the US and UK markets.
FreshMinds CEO Caroline Plumb is on a trade delegation to south east Asia, led by David Cameron, promoting UK trade and investment in the region.
The UK’s largest woodland conservation charity, the Woodland Trust, is inviting agencies to pitch for large scale public attitude survey work.
New analysis forecasts that the social network’s global mobile ad revenues will rise to $2.81bn by 2017.
The company’s Q-Club offers knowledge share workshops, training sessions, reports and ‘Inspiration Evenings’ to its members.