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Funding Circle, the peer-to-peer lending company, has picked Karmarama to handle its creative account after a competitive pitch.
The BBC has created an online 'Doctor Who' game called 'The Doctor and the Dalek' to encourage children to get into coding.
The Bolloré Group is attempting to secure a controlling stake in Havas, the world's sixth-largest advertising company, but has ruled out an imminent sale.
The biggest risk to the UK ad industry is British brands failing to show an understanding of the austerity and hardship people are facing, according to former London 2012 marketing chief Greg Nugent.
Haig Club, the Diageo-owned whisky brand, has released a TV ad that stars David Beckham and was directed by Guy Ritchie.
Taylor Swift gets lost in a sea of kittens in the latest TV campaign for Diet Coke.
Mindshare has hired Somo's Neil Bruce as head of mobile, replacing James Chandler, who recently moved into a newly created role as global mobile director for Mindshare.
Lindsay Pattison is named global chief executive of Maxus, while the Football League makes two appointments in a restructure of its commercial operation, in this week's round-up of people moves in advertising, marketing and media.
iProspect has appointed of Britt Soeder as head of owned media in the UK. Soeder joins from Greenlight and will be responsible for leading iProspect's natural search team.
The Campaign for Real Ale (Camra) has been forced to withdraw "incredibly sexist" marketing material encouraging young people to join the organisation.
Grey London has promoted its chief creative officer, Nils Leonard, to chairman.
Omega Pharma, the over-the-counter healthcare company, has appointed The Corner to its £15 million creative account.
Fallon London has appointed Nick Bell, formerly of DDB and Leo Burnett, as its executive creative director.
Will Awdry, the creative partner at Ogilvy & Mather, is stepping down from his role at the WPP agency after eight years.
John Lewis has signed a deal with Channel 4 to incorporate the reality TV show Gogglebox into this year's Christmas campaign.
Agencies have hit out at Superdrug after the retailer asked them to present work in their first meeting.
The BBC has shortlisted agencies including Abbott Mead Vickers BBDO, Bartle Bogle Hegarty, Saatchi & Saatchi and Wieden & Kennedy along with the incumbents, Karmarama and Rainey Kelly Campbell Roalfe/Y&R, to pitch for its advertising account.
D&AD is to introduce wood and graphite Pencils as part of an overhaul of its awards.
Sir Martin Sorrell, the WPP chief executive, has hit out at the recent departure of Omnicom's chief financial officer, Randall Weisenburger, labelling the move "remarkable".
ITV has been warned about scheduling condom ads, after it showed a Durex commercial during 'You've Been Framed'.
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