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James Murdoch, Chase Carey Re-Elected to Sky Board

Shareholders of the pay TV giant also approve its name change from BSkyB after recent acquisitions in Germany and Italy read more

James Murdoch Re-Elected To Sky Board

James Murdoch has been overwhelmingly re-elected as a director to the Sky board following an AGM vote this Friday. Murdoch received 95.65% in his favour, with 4.35% against. He had faced a protest earlier in the week in the form of the Local Authority Pension Fund Forum. Show More Summary

BSkyB Investor Group Again Opposes James Murdoch's Re-Election to Board

He is expected to remain a director of the U.K. pay TV giant after last year being opposed by less than 4 percent of shareholders read more

James Murdoch Faces Shareholder Resistance Over Board Re-Election

James Murdoch is once again facing opposition from a group of institutional investors calling for shareholders to vote against his re-election to the board of Sky. The Local Authority Pension Fund Forum released a statement saying Murdoch's...Show More Summary

Discovery Communications Reportedly Eyes Australia's Ten Network

Any deal involving Ten would need the approval of shareholders including News Corp's Lachlan Murdoch and Ratpac's James Packer read more

The Afternoon Ticker: Nobles, Murdoch, ‘Orange Room’

CNN has named Ryan Nobles a national correspondent based in Washington, DC. Nobles comes from WWBT in Richmond, Virginia, where he reported from since 2007. Actor James Cromwell will play News Corp. CEO Rupert Murdoch in the Sydney premiere of the bio-play “Rupert” this November, Sydney Morning Herald reports. Show More Summary

Fox's James Murdoch Meets Italian Prime Minister, Vows Production Investments

The company's Italian pay TV arm Sky Italia will invest heavily in two new television series, both with ties to Oscar winners. read more

James Murdoch To Deliver Mipcom Media Mastermind Keynote In October

21st Century Fox Co-COO James Murdoch recently told investors that about half of his studio’s cash flow comes from television series. “There’s maybe one other firm that can claim the same volume and success” that Fox has had in TV, he said at the Sanford C Bernstein Strategic Decisions Conference in May. Show More Summary

Kevin Reilly’s Departure Signals Start Of ‘Pick A Replacement’ Derby, With New Rules

This morning’s confirmation that Kevin Reilly was stepping down as Chairman of Entertainment at Fox Broadcast Co. ends weeks of speculation he would exit in the wake of the March promotion of Rupert Murdoch’s son, James to co-COO at 21st Century Fox, giving him oversight of, among other properties, the Fox broadcast network. Show More Summary

DeadlineNow: James Murdoch “Optimistic” About Fox’s Upcoming Slate (Video)

Click here to view the embedded video. Related: James Murdoch Urges Investors To Be Patient With Fox Theatrical Films

James Murdoch Urges Investors To Be Patient With Fox Theatrical Films

The disappointing performance of movies including The Secret Life Of Walter Mitty, Walking With Dinosaurs, Runner Runner, and The Counselor still weighs on investors when they look at 21st Century Fox. But while Co-COO James Murdoch acknowledges that ”last year we didn’t have a great run” in theatrical films, he told the Sanford C. Show More Summary

James Murdoch Talks Film Business, Consolidation, Possible Euro Pay TV Deals

The 21st Century Fox COO also discusses the company's approach to sports rights, explains recent divestitures in China and says it is important to spend money on "content that is big and matters." read more

Twenty-First Century Fox's (FOXA) F3Q 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (FOXA) F3Q 2014 Earnings Conference Call May 7, 2014 16:30 ET Executives Reed Nolte - Senior Vice President, Investor Relations Chase Carey - President and Chief Operating Officer James Murdoch - Co-Chief...Show More Summary

James Murdoch Joins Board of Interactive Ad Firm

Former AOL and News Corp. digital unit head Jonathan Miller is also named a director at true[x] media. read more

A Big Day for Earnings

Profit drops at Goldman Sachs but rises at Morgan Stanley. | Blackstone earnings rise 30 percent. | Weibo poised to begin trading. | James Murdoch joins the board of an advertising start-up. | Hedge fund titans buy the Milwaukee Buc...

James Murdoch Joins Board of Advertising Start-Up

In addition to Mr. Murdoch, Jonathan Miller, the former chief executive of AOL, and Mich Mathews, the former chief marketing officer of Microsoft, are becoming directors of True[X], a venture capital-backed start-up.

District Court Dismisses Hacking-Related Case Against News Corp.

Avon Pension Fund and others who owned News Corp stock from mid-February to mid-July 2011 charged in the class action suit that  Rupert Murdoch, James Murdoch, former News of the World editor Rebekah Brooks, and other  execs at News Corp (before it split into two companies) committed fraud  when the UK hacking scandal was unfolding. Show More Summary

Murdoch Family Politics: What James and Lachlan Promotions Mean for Fox, News Corp

"The more time goes by, the shorter any Chase Carey interregnum is likely to last," says one Wall Street observer about the implications for succession in Rupert Murdoch's empire. read more

Murdoch cements sons' leadership roles at News Corp., Fox

Sons Lachlan and James Murdoch are installed in top posts, ensuring Rupert Murdoch's two media companies will remain in family hands long after he is gone. His older son, Lachlan, quit a top executive job in the company and retreated to Australia. Show More Summary

As Murdoch's sons rise, Chase Carey still has hand on the wheel

Watchers of Rupert Murdoch's empire are busy scrutinizing the new roles of his children Lachlan and James in an attempt to determine which may be the front runner to eventually succeed the media mogul.

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