21st Century Fox’s orderly succession plans wins fans on Wall Street, unlike the protracted confusion at Viacom, CBS
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Ailes’ own company reports latest reorg update
Murdoch’s son James will take over as top executive in title, partnering with brother Lachlan
The program is meant to encourage diversity and guide experienced talent
“Our priority is really building hits, first and foremost,” 21st Century Fox COO said on a Wednesday investor call
“We are grateful that this matter has been concluded,” the companies said in a joint statement to TheWrap
true has serviced the likes of Microsoft, Disney, Apple and Coke
Thiam is the group chief executive of Prudential plc, Britain’s largest insurance group
The premium cable company’s market value is currently $3.2 billion, Discovery is said to be interested
“This initiative was one of opportunity, not necessity,” Carey says
Rupert Murdoch explains: “Our proposal had significant strategic merit and compelling financial rationale and our approach had always been friendly. However, Time Warner management and...
“The more the big guys swallow everything, they’re going to be more suppressive of diversity and creative artistry,” Nader said of media consolidation
BSkyB gets Fox’s stakes in Sky Italia and Sky Deutschland, while Fox retains its 39 percent stake in BSkyB, giving Fox more funds for another...
Jeff Bewkes and other top execs would be entitled to some pretty impressive sums of money if anyone bought the company
The company’s directors change bylaws to prevent shareholders from calling special meeting to consider the bid