The Drum October 5, 2021
How media buyers are reacting to Facebook’s drama: ‘spread your risks and ad dollars’
“Marketers are on a good path. They understand the growing importance of selecting partners who are committed to consumer privacy, brand safety and verified (not to mention incremental) return on investment. The events of this week only makes those smart decisions even more pressing. It’s incumbent on [adtech companies]…to provide trusted, scaled, viable alternatives to […]
Global Banking and Finance June 10, 2021
How banks can capture customer’s attention as lockdown lifts
The shift in the digital ecosystem for banks, brands and consumers this year, has been like no other since smartphones became a thing. Customers have demanded more digitalisation, driven by the need to be served in new ways, which has sparked innovation in banking like never before.
FinExtra May 5, 2021
Curve partners Cardlytics for rewards programme
All-in-one card fintech Curve has enlisted Cardlytics for the launch of an in-app rewards programme.
Money Expert April 15, 2021
MBNA Launches New Cashback Scheme for Credit Card Shoppers
MBNA’s Smart Rewards scheme has been developed with Cardlytics, which has pioneered the use of “purchase intelligence,” using customer’s online and in-store purchases to target them with tailored advertising.
MarketingDive April 14, 2021
Cardlytics to buy data startup Bridg in $350M deal
Cardlytics, an advertising platform focused on banks, plans to acquire consumer data startup Bridg for $350 million in cash and future cash-and-stock payments that could total $100-$300 million over two years. Cardlytics plans to integrate its ad platform that reaches 163 million active users with Bridg’s consumer data and digital ad network, per an announcement.
YourMoney.com April 13, 2021
New cashback scheme launched for credit card shoppers
MBNA has launched a reward programme, offering credit card holders the chance to earn cashback on their spending.
Research & Insights
No Cookies? No Problem!
In 2021, digital advertising in the United States grew to $139.8 billion with a lot of marketing dollars relying on a strategy upon which both Google and Apple have put a firm expiration date. The bulk of digital ad spend still relies on third-party cookies for targeting. However, Google has announced the removal of third-party cookies by the end of 2022 when using the Chrome browser. Meanwhile Apple’s iOS is already allowing users to block cookie-based […]
Why an Omnichannel Grocery Strategy Is the Key for Today’s Grocer
We’ve seen a dramatic shift in how people spend. One of the larger takeaways is that online spending among consumers has increased and remains high even as lockdown restrictions have been lifted. Compared to pre-Covid behaviors, online retail and restaurant delivery are both up 131% and 244% year over year respectively, showing customers have moved online and […]
Going Beyond Purchase Data: Mutual Loyalty at Cardlytics
As a data guy, I love purchase data. Because for me the data is a signal. A positive confirmation that something we want to happen, happened. In our world it drives conversions, and we are drowning with conversions, in a good way. I participated in a fireside chat at this year’s Loyalty Summit to talk […]