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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

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    Full Time Employees:22,000

    Business Summary 

    News Corporation, a media and information services company, focuses on creating and distributing authoritative and engaging content to consumers and businesses worldwide. The company operates through News and Information Services, Cable Network Programming, Digital Real Estate Services, Book Publishing, and Digital Education segments. The News and Information Services segment offers print and digital products, including The Wall Street Journal, Barron’s, and other publications; and Marketwatch.com, as well as a suite of professional information products, including Factiva, Dow Jones Risk & Compliance, Dow Jones Newswires, Dow Jones Private Markets, and DJX. This segment also provides free-standing inserts, in-store marketing products and services, and digital marketing solutions to consumer packaged goods advertisers in the United States and Canada. The Cable Network Programming segment offers sports programming with seven television channels distributed through cable, satellite and IP, various interactive viewing applications, and broadcast rights to live sporting events in Australia. The Digital Real Estate Services segment provides digital advertising services specializing in real estate services. This segment also operates realestate.com.au, a residential property website; and realcommercial.com.au., a commercial property Website, as well as casa.it, an Italian property site and other property sites and apps in Europe and Asia. The Book Publishing segment publishes and sells general fiction, nonfiction, children’s, and religious publishing, as well as engages in digital publishing activities. The Digital Education segment offers digital education products and services, which include Amplify Insight, Amplify Learning, and Amplify Access. News Corporation is headquartered in New York, New York.

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    Corporate Governance 
    News Corporation’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Dec 1, 2014 is 10. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 10; Shareholder Rights: 10; Compensation: 5.
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    Key Executives 
     PayExercised
    Mr. Keith Rupert Murdoch AC, 83
    Exec. Chairman
    3.68M0.00
    Mr. Robert J. Thomson , 53
    Chief Exec. Officer and Director
    4.94M0.00
    Mr. Bedi Ajay Singh , 54
    Chief Financial Officer
    2.57M0.00
    Mr. Gerson A. Zweifach , 61
    Group Gen. Counsel
    1.50M0.00
    Mr. Joel I. Klein , 67
    Chief Exec. Officer of Amplify and Director
    N/AN/A
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2014 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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