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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Mel Edwards Named Wunderman's Global CEO
Thursday, 13 Sep 2018 04:10am EDT 

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 04:51am EDT 

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 04:30am EDT 

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

WPP To Increase Investments In India
Thursday, 2 Aug 2018 04:00am EDT 

Aug 2 (Reuters) - WPP PLC ::WPP INCREASES INVESTMENTS IN INDIA.GROUPM WILL MOVE TO FULL OWNERSHIP OF MOBILE MARKETING AGENCY MADHOUSE, FROM ITS CURRENT 50 PERCENT INTEREST.ANNOUNCED INVESTMENTS IN ITS BUSINESS IN INDIA, IN LINE WITH ITS LONG-TERM GROWTH OBJECTIVES.SUDLER, WUNDERMAN AND Y&R WILL BE DEVELOPED AS WHOLLY-OWNED AGENCIES, WITH WPP SELLING ITS STAKES IN CURRENT REDIFFUSION JOINT VENTURES.THERE WILL BE NO CHANGE TO WUNDERMAN'S EXISTING INDIA BUSINESSES.  Full Article

WPP Says Intends To Continue With Rolling Programme Of Share Buy-Backs
Friday, 2 Mar 2018 06:55am EST 

March 2 (Reuters) - WPP Plc ::INTENDS TO CONTINUE WITH A ROLLING PROGRAMME OF SHARE BUY-BACKS AND WILL INSTRUCT ITS BROKERS, MERRILL LYNCH INTERNATIONAL, TO PURCHASE SHARES ON ITS BEHALF​.  Full Article

WPP Reports 2017 Gender Pay Gap Of 14.6 Percent
Thursday, 1 Mar 2018 04:07am EST 

March 1 (Reuters) - WPP ::REPORTS 2017 GROUP MEDIAN GENDER PAY GAP OF 14.6 PERCENT ACROSS ALL QUALIFYING UK LEGAL ENTITIES.  Full Article

WPP Announces Merger Of Burson-Marsteller And Cohn & Wolfe
Tuesday, 27 Feb 2018 11:00am EST 

Feb 27 (Reuters) - WPP Plc ::WPP ANNOUNCES MERGER OF BURSON-MARSTELLER AND COHN & WOLFE.WPP PLC - ‍NEW AGENCY WILL BE LED BY CEO DONNA IMPERATO, CURRENTLY CEO OF COHN & WOLFE​.WPP PLC - ‍ DON BAER, BURSON-MARSTELLER'S WORLDWIDE CHAIR AND CEO, WILL BECOME CHAIRMAN OF NEW AGENCY​.  Full Article

Bookrunner Says Completes Sale Of 7.6 mln Shares In WPP At 1,375p Per Share ‍​
Tuesday, 20 Feb 2018 02:52pm EST 

Feb 20 (Reuters) - :Block Trade - WPP Plc <<>> : BOOKRUNNER SAYS COMPLETES SALE OF 7.6 MILLION SHARES IN WPP PLC AT A PRICE OF 1,375 PENCE PER SHARE ‍​.  Full Article

WPP Plc Secondary ABO Transaction Expected To Price At GBP 13.75 Per Share‍​ - Bookrunner
Tuesday, 20 Feb 2018 12:21pm EST 

Feb 20 (Reuters) - WPP Plc's Bookrunner::BLOCK TRADE - WPP PLC: BOOKRUNNER SAYS SECONDARY ABO TRANSACTION EXPECTED TO PRICE AT GBP 13.75 PER SHARE‍​.BLOCK TRADE - WPP PLC: BOOKRUNNER SAYS BOOKS ARE WELL OVERSUBSCRIBED AT THAT LEVEL, EXPECT SCALEBACK.BLOCK TRADE - WPP PLC: BOOKRUNNER SAYS BOOKS CLOSE AT 17.40 UK TIME.  Full Article

Bookrunner Says Sale Of About 7.6 Mln Shares In WPP Plc By Means Of Accelerated Bookbuild Offering‍​
Tuesday, 20 Feb 2018 11:51am EST 

Feb 20 (Reuters) - BOOKRUNNER::BLOCK TRADE - WPP PLC: BOOKRUNNER SAYS SALE OF ABOUT 7.6 MILLION SHARES IN WPP BY MEANS OF ACCELERATED BOOKBUILD OFFERING‍​.BLOCK TRADE - WPP PLC: BOOKRUNNER SAYS OFFERING IS BEING UNDERTAKEN TO ADJUST MORGAN STANLEY’S HEDGE UNDER DERIVATIVE TRANSACTIONS.BLOCK TRADE - WPP PLC: MORGAN STANLEY IS SOLE BOOKRUNNER IN ACCELERATED BOOKBUILD OFFERING.  Full Article

WPP's Wunderman agency names Mel Edwards as global CEO

WPP Plc subsidiary Wunderman named Mel Edwards as its new global chief executive officer on Thursday, moving to replace Mark Read after his promotion last week to lead the world's biggest advertising company.