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Account Moves

September 17, 2013


IG, the provider of spread betting and foreign exchange services, has appointed John Ayling & Associates to manage its estimated £5 million UK offline media. Read more: http://bit.ly/1gsQBX2 Lomond Audi and Taggarts appoint Ardmore Advertising. Read more: http://bit.ly/1eM6bB…

Industry

September 17, 2013


Google has acquired Bump, a service that allows information to be shared between mobile devices by "bumping" them together. Read more: http://bit.ly/1eK8Hbz

Reviews

September 16, 2013


Premier Foods, owner of Hovis and Oxo, has called a £20 million review of its UK media planning and buying business, handled for the past seven years by Starcom MediaVest Group. Read more: http://bit.ly/1eFQ3S8

Account Moves

September 16, 2013


Scottish Widows, the pensions company, has named 101 as its agency of record after a competitive pitch. Read more: http://bit.ly/1ehTQUt

People

September 16, 2013


John Davidson, currently the head of trading at Starcom MediaVest Group (SMG), will leave the agency at the end of the year to join Kinetic Worldwide in the new role of chief commercial officer for the UK. Read more: http://bit.ly/1aNqcpT