The $35 billion merger between Omnicom and Publicis has collapsed as challenges proved too immense for the partners.
Publicis CEO Maurice Levy talks Merger & Future of Advertising at CES. With CNBC's Julia Boorstin.
Jean-Yves Naouri, COO of Publicis, tells CNBC that they are taking care of their clients, shareholders and people on a daily basis.
Cramer says a trio of recent deals demands attention.
David Jones, CEO of advertising agency, Havas, tells CNBC that he was very surprised by the Publicis, Omnicom deal, calling it 'an industrial age merger in the digital age'.
Martin Sorrell, CEO of WPP, tells CNBC that despite the scale of the 35 billion dollar merger between Publicis and Omnicom, he believes growth will come from more organic routes.
Maurice Levy, CEO of Publicis, comments on the situation in Europe and says the group has raised its guidance on "very strong and positive aspects" within the group.
Maurice Levy, CEO of Publicis, comments on quarterly growth and says the "very strong acceleration" was driven by growth in the U.S. and in digital.
The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.
Maurice Levy, CEO, Publicis Groupe talks about the outlook for the global advertising industry in 2013.
"We have a clear strategy which is to invest in digital where we have a leading position in a worldwide basis and to invest in fast growing markets, for the time being we have been able to invest wisely and at a decent price and we have a few acquisitions which are under negotiations currently," Maurice Levy, CEO of Publicis, told CNBC.