SINGAPORE (Sept 10): If you are looking for the best-performing tech stock this year, don’t look at the usual suspects like Facebook, Amazon.com, Apple, Netflix and Google’s parent, Alphabet — the so-called FAANG names. Up over 211% this year, The Trade Desk sits at the crossroads of advertising and technology. In some ways, it is a competitor of Facebook, Google and Amazon. But more than that, this nemesis of old media — print newspapers, radio and TV — is helping transform the whole advertising landscape, including who sees ads, and where and when they see it.

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