Advertising Age Article Abstract
Dentsu Exits Talks to Acquire AKQA
A Media and Tech Firm Said to Still Be in the Running
NEW YORK (AdAge.com) -- Dentsu USA has pulled out of talks to acquire digital agency AKQA, according to one person familiar with the situation. The U.S. branch of the Japanese ad giant withdrew from discussions because of a "huge financial difference" between the asking price of between $550 million and $600 million and what Dentsu was willing to pay, one person said. ...