Finance and Deals
Top Finance and Deals Stories
- DMGT's 2014 results: Is the Daily Mail at the tipping point?
- Going concerns: Future Publishing's 2014 results examined
- Informa's growth strategy: Markets and users, not platforms
- News Corp results: The value of diversification and the decline of the core
- Why are there so few senior women in media? Views from four female leaders
- How Axel Springer's digital acquisitions ease the pressure on its falling print circulations
Latest Finance and Deals Analysis
26th November 2014
DGMT's 2014 results show that, while digital ad growth is accelerating, it's only just compensating for the fall in print circulations. But hope may lie in diversified digital assets.
24th November 2014
Future Publishing's 2014 results have startling headline figures, including a reduction of over 400 in headcount and a 20 percent reduction in revenue from continued operations. But hidden behind those figures are others that suggests Future's fall might - might - have bottomed out.
10th November 2014
It was once mooted that Informa and UBM should merge. Having listened to each of their recent strategy presentations from their newish CEO’s, it is clear that these two businesses have much less in common than was once the case.
6th November 2014
When it comes to diversity at the top, the media industry is as guilty as almost any other of failing to represent the society it serves. We talked to senior leaders from Hearst, the Guardian, Centaur and the Financial Times about their experiences and what can be done to make sure women get the opportunities they deserve.
6th November 2014
Axel Springer has passed a major milestone - generating more than half its revenues from digital. And unlike many of its peers, classified's have been a big part of its digital success story.
Latest Finance and Deals News
Adexchanger.com30th October 2014
LinkedIn's revenue grew 45% YoY in Q3 to $568 million. Its Marketing Solutions division also increased 45% YoY, totaling $109 million in revenue. Marketing Solutions, which makes up 19% of LinkedIn's total revenue, is one of the social network's three lines of business. Overall member growth was strong. LinkedIn now has 332 million members, up 28% YoY. […]
Reuters16th October 2014
(Reuters) - Netflix Inc signed up fewer video streaming subscribers than forecast for the quarter that ended in September as its U.S. growth slowed markedly, sending its shares plunging as much as 27 percent.
New York Times15th October 2014
Adexchanger.com9th October 2014
WPP Group planted a stake Thursday in Rentrak by acquiring $98 million of the media measurement company’s common stock (12.4% of total shares). In return, Rentrak gets Kantar Media’s TV measurement business in the US. WPP also made a $56 million cash investment in the company, which, barring regulatory approval, would give the holding company […]