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    News Corporation (NWS)

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    News Corporation
    1211 Avenue of the Americas
    New York, NY 10036
    United States - Map
    Phone: 212-416-3400
    Website: http://newscorp.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Full Time Employees:25,000

    Business Summary 

    News Corporation, a media and information services company, focuses on creating and distributing content to consumers and businesses worldwide. The company distributes content and data products, such as The Wall Street Journal, Factiva, Dow Jones Risk & Compliance, Dow Jones Newswires, Barron’s, MarketWatch, Dow Jones Private Markets, and DJX through various media channels, including newspapers, newswires, Websites, newsletters, magazines, proprietary databases, conferences, and video, as well as applications for mobile devices, tablets, and electronic readers. It also owns and operates daily, Sunday, weekly, and bi-weekly newspapers, including The Australian, The Weekend Australian, The Daily Telegraph, The Sunday Telegraph, Herald Sun, Sunday Herald Sun, The Courier Mail, The Sunday Mail, The Advertiser, The Sun, The Times, The Sunday Times, and The New York Post, as well as digital mastheads and other Websites; and provides coupon promotions, advertising programs, special offers, and other direct consumer marketing solutions to consumer packaged goods advertisers. In addition, the company publishes general fiction, nonfiction, children’s, and religious books; and offers sports programming services to live sporting events with seven television channels distributed through cable, satellite and IP, various interactive viewing applications, and broadcast rights. Further, it provides digital advertising services specializing in property; online real estate services; and professional software and services products, including Top Producer, TigerLead, and ListHub, as well as operates residential and commercial property Websites. News Corporation is headquartered in New York, New York.

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    Corporate Governance 
    News Corporation’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of May 1, 2016 is 10. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 10; Shareholder Rights: 10; Compensation: 6.
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    Key Executives 
    Mr. Keith Rupert Murdoch AC, 85
    Exec. Chairman
    Mr. Lachlan Keith Murdoch , 45
    Mr. Robert J. Thomson , 55
    Chief Exec. Officer and Director
    Mr. Bedi Ajay Singh , 56
    Chief Financial Officer
    Mr. David Pitofsky ,
    Chief Compliance Officer and Gen. Counsel
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2015 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
    Currency in USD.
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