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WPP PLC (WPP.L)

WPP.L on London Stock Exchange

934.00GBp
18 Apr 2019
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11.80 (+1.28%)
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

WPP Agreed To Sell Minority Holding In Richard Attias & Associates Back To Existing Shareholders - WPP Spokesperson
Wednesday, 30 Jan 2019 

Jan 30 (Reuters) - :WPP HAS AGREED TO SELL ITS MINORITY HOLDING IN RICHARD ATTIAS & ASSOCIATES BACK TO THE EXISTING SHAREHOLDERS - WPP SPOKESPERSON.  Full Article

Anna Panczyk Named CEO Of Grey London
Tuesday, 22 Jan 2019 

Jan 22 (Reuters) - Grey::ANNA PANCZYK NAMED CEO OF GREY LONDON.GREY- ANNOUNCED PROMOTION OF ANNA PANCZYK TO CEO OF GREY LONDON.  Full Article

WPP To Lose Around 3,500 jobs, Add a Further 1,000
Tuesday, 11 Dec 2018 

Dec 11 (Reuters) - WPP PLC ::TO SEE GROSS JOB LOSSES OF 3,500, LIKELY TO ADD AROUND 1,000 AS PART OF RESTRUCTURING - CEO.CEO SAYS THE SIMPLIFICATION OF ITS MAJOR NETWORKS IS COMPLETE.CEO SAYS TO MERGE AROUND 100 OFFICES, TO CLOSE A FURTHER 80 AS PART OF RESTRUCTURING.  Full Article

WPP Exploring Sale Of The Farm, A Post-Production Agency Which Works On X Factor- Sky
Friday, 7 Dec 2018 

Dec 7 (Reuters) - :WPP IS EXPLORING A SALE OF THE FARM, A POST-PRODUCTION AGENCY WHICH WORKS ON THE X FACTOR - SKY NEWS.  Full Article

WPP Says Agencies Wunderman & J. Walter Thompson To Merge
Monday, 26 Nov 2018 

Nov 26 (Reuters) - WPP PLC ::WPP FORMS NEW CREATIVE, DATA AND TECHNOLOGY AGENCY WUNDERMAN THOMPSON.ANNOUNCED THAT WUNDERMAN AND J. WALTER THOMPSON WILL UNITE TO FORM WUNDERMAN THOMPSON.NEWLY FORMED AGENCY WILL BE LED BY GLOBAL CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER MEL EDWARDS.TAMARA INGRAM, CEO OF J. WALTER THOMPSON, WILL BECOME CHAIRMAN OF WUNDERMAN THOMPSON.WUNDERMAN THOMPSON WILL BE FULLY OPERATIONAL IN EARLY 2019.  Full Article

WPP To Merge J Walter Thompson And Wunderman Agencies- FT
Monday, 26 Nov 2018 

Nov 26 (Reuters) - WPP PLC ::WPP TO MERGE J WALTER THOMPSON AND WUNDERMAN AGENCIES- FT.MERGED ENTITY WILL BE KNOWN AS WUNDERMAN THOMPSON AND DEAL COULD BE ANNOUNCED AS EARLY AS THIS WEEK - FT CITING SOURCES.  Full Article

WPP doesn't need to buy digital assets, says CFO
Thursday, 15 Nov 2018 

Nov 15 (Reuters) - WPP PLC ::CFO PAUL RICHARDSON SAYS THE GOOD NEWS IS WE HAVE A GOOD ARRAY OF DIGITAL ASSETS AND THERE ISN'T ANY NEED TO BUY DIGITAL ASSETS FROM OUTSIDE.CFO PAUL RICHARDSON SAYS ONE THIRD OF GROUP IS STRUCTURALLY OK BUT NEEDS BETTER MANAGEMENT, ANOTHER THIRD IS STRUCTURALLY CHALLENGED.  Full Article

Mel Edwards Named Wunderman's Global CEO
Thursday, 13 Sep 2018 

Sept 13 (Reuters) - Wunderman::MEL EDWARDS NAMED WUNDERMAN'S GLOBAL CEO.WUNDERMAN- MEL EDWARDS SUCCEEDS MARK READ, WHO WAS RECENTLY NAMED CEO OF WPP.  Full Article

WPP CEO Mark Read Bought 10,000 Shares At £11.45/Share
Friday, 7 Sep 2018 

Sept 7 (Reuters) - WPP PLC ::CEO MARK READ PURCHASED 10,000 ORDINARY SHARES IN WPP AT A PRICE OF £11.45 ON 6 SEPTEMBER.READ'S HOLDING IN WPP IS NOW 128,513 ORDINARY SHARES.  Full Article

WPP's Wunderman Buys Amazon-Focused Agency
Wednesday, 5 Sep 2018 

Sept 5 (Reuters) - WPP::WUNDERMAN ACQUIRES 2SALES.WHOLLY OWNED GLOBAL DIGITAL AGENCY, WUNDERMAN, HAS ACQUIRED 2SALES INTERNATIONAL S.A., AN ECOMMERCE CONSULTING AGENCY.CO'S WHOLLY OWNED GLOBAL DIGITAL AGENCY, WUNDERMAN, HAS ACQUIRED 2SALES INTERNATIONAL S.A., AN ECOMMERCE CONSULTING AGENCY.  Full Article

UPDATE 1-Advertising group Publicis' shares boosted by $4.4 bln Epsilon deal

* Publicis says Epsilon should boost its EPS (Adds more detail and background)