q1

Jun 1, 2022

Q1 2022 busiest quarter for M&A since the start of the pandemic

April sees surge in private equity-backed deals, Havas, Stagwell and Horizon among the high-profile buyers.

May 7, 2022

Mark Penn: Stagwell hits scale, ‘takes share’ from the holding companies

The new holding company is gaining ground with bigger clients and scaling internationally, Penn said on its Q1 earnings report.

Apr 28, 2022

IPG posts nearly 10% growth in Q1, updates 2022 forecast

The holding company has changed its reporting segments to emphasize “integrated, multi-agency services.”

Apr 27, 2022

WPP upgrades forecast after GroupM and PR fuel Q1 growth

No major reductions in client spend despite economic uncertainty.

Apr 27, 2022

YouTube’s ad revenue growth rate decelerates substantially in Q1

Video giant impacted by the war in Ukraine and continued headwinds in direct response advertising caused by Apple’s privacy crackdown.

Apr 25, 2022

Snap’s Q1 performance impacted by Russia-Ukraine conflict and iOS headwinds

Social media firm posts strong user growth but underwhelming financials as Q1 proves ‘more challenging than we had expected.