Open Sez Me: Advertising Exchanges in Asia by AdExchanger // Monday, September 8th, 2008 – 5:25 pm Must Read Everything You Wanted To Know About LiveRamp, The Data Connecter Everyone Uses TubeMogul Talks Programmatic Direct In Video, As Q4 Revenue Rises 64% Criteo Shutters AD-X Attribution Tool, Turns To Partners For Cross-Device Tracking Snapchat’s Discover Feature Could Be The Key To Brand Storytelling AmEx: We Don’t Agree With Industry Viewability Standards Questions For Resolution Media: How One Agency Broke Into Facebook's Partner Program A Viewable Feast Cheat Sheet: How Will OpenRTB 2.3 Change The Native Ecosystem? Rocket Fuel Starts Profitability Push As Core Insertion Order Business Wheezes » According to a statement by Alibaba Group Chairman, Jack Ma, brandrepublic reported late last week that the Alibiba Group is combining Alimama and Taobao.com increase the opportunity for advertisers and publishers. Alimama is the online advertising exchange under Alibaba and Taobao.com is an e-commerce site according to the article. We cannot confirm any of this due to our lack of chinese language skills. Here's a screenshot of the Alimama website in case you don't want to clickthrough and look: Brandrepublic suggests that the market which Alimama serves is currently much smaller than the major players in Asia: Google and Baidu. Add a comment Click here to cancel reply. Name (required) Email (will not be published) (required) Website Comment XHTML: You can use these tags: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong> Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.