eToro hires Hill+Knowlton as it targets expansion
eToro, the online investment company, has hired Hill+Knowlton Strategies as its retained agency across the UK, Germany and Spain following a competitive pitch. H+K said it will be responsible for developing an international, integrated communications plan to help broaden the global reach of the Israel-based firm as it expands. This will include media relations, creative campaigns and digital work.
Cicero and BritainThinks launch EU referendum partnership
PR and public affairs firm Cicero Group and the insight consultancy BritainThinks have launched a partnership offering research, polling and political analysis to help businesses prepare for the UK’s European Union membership referendum. The joint service offering includes research, strategic counsel, political engagement and analysis of what either result in the vote would mean for corporates and their customers.
CRC becomes Field Consulting
Corporate Reputation Consulting, founded by chief executive Chris Rumfitt in February 2014, has rebranded as Field Consulting. The company has nine staff and Rumfitt said the old name had become too narrow a descriptor of its services. "Clients are playing in a bigger field now, and so are we," he said.