Dec 18, 2017
Why Bain’s ADK buy is the most important story of 2017
And why the advertising industry should be optimistic about it.
Dec 7, 2017
ADK completes deal to sell to Bain Capital
A saga that began in October has reached its conclusion.
Nov 21, 2017
WPP backtracks, agrees to sell ADK stake
Bain Capital is apparently closer to taking control of Japan's third-largest advertising agency, ending a 20-year partnership with WPP.
Nov 16, 2017
WPP says it will invest more in ADK if Bain's bid fails
As the tender offer nears its expiry date, WPP is working harder to get fellow ADK shareholders on its side.
Nov 8, 2017
Bain confident of a clear run in extended ADK bid
MD's comments suggest more agencies could become targets for private-equity firms.
Nov 2, 2017
Bain-ADK deal on the ropes as WPP starts legal proceedings
WPP has filed for arbitration in Japan in an increasingly bitter dispute.
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