NEW YORK— U.S. newspaper industry revenue fell last year, as increases in circulation revenue weren't high enough to make up for shrinking demand for print advertising, an industry trade group said Friday. The Newspaper Association of America said revenue fell 2.6 percent to $37.6 billion in 2013..» Read More
*UK unveils big shake-up of top Bank of England officials. LONDON, March 18- Britain shook up the Bank of England on Tuesday, breaking the all-male grip at the top as it appointed two new deputy governors and a chief economist who has been highly critical of the banking industry.
LONDON, March 18- Britain shook up the Bank of England on Tuesday, appointing two new deputy governors, breaking the all-male grip at the top, and a chief economist who has been critical of the banking industry.
LONDON, March 18- Britain shook up the upper echelons of the Bank of England on Tuesday, naming two new deputy governors as the revamp of the central bank under its new boss Mark Carney gathered pace.
*Buffett's company and Graham Holdings in $1.1 billion swap. *Berkshire invested in Washington Post Co in 1973. March 12- Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc plans to shed much of its 40- year-old investment in Graham Holdings Co, the former publisher of the Washington Post, and swap most of its shares for a Miami television station and other assets.
Turney Duff chronicled his spectacular rise and fall on Wall Street in "The Buy Side." Here, he offers 10 tips for those young traders climbing the Wall Street ladder now.
Turney Duff tells the story of his spectacular rise and fall on Wall Street in his book, “The Buy Side.” In this Q&A, he talks about how life is different now — and his biggest regret.
Online storefront comiXology is helping self-published comic book authors find new readers and reduce the cost of reaching them.
March 6- Media executive Jack Griffin was appointed on Thursday as chief executive of Tribune Co's forthcoming spinoff newspaper company, Tribune Publishing. Tribune also announced that Eddy Hartenstein, the publisher of the Los Angeles Times and former DirecTV executive, will become non-executive chairman of Tribune Publishing's board.
Touchstone has cancelled its publication of the Goldman elevator book "Straight to Hell," reports CNBC's Andrew Ross Sorkin.
March 6- Media executive Jack Griffin was appointed on Thursday as chief executive of Tribune Co's forthcoming spinoff newspaper company, Tribune Publishing.
NEW YORK, March 5- Business Insider raised $12 million in another round of capital from investors including Amazon's Jeff Bezos, Institutional Venture Partners, RRE Ventures and former Wall Street Journal publisher Gordon Crovitz, according to a Wednesday post by its founder Henry Blodget.
March 5- Torstar Corp, owner of Canada's largest daily newspaper by circulation, said quarterly operating revenue fell more than 7 percent, hurt by weak print advertising. Torstar is trying to make up for losses in its traditional print business by charging users for access to the online version of the Toronto Star newspaper and cutting costs.
March 5- Torstar Corp, owner of Canada's largest daily newspaper by circulation, said quarterly revenue from its media business fell nearly 7 percent, mainly due to weak print advertising.
NEW YORK, Feb 26- Apple Inc urged a U.S. appeals court to throw out a judge's "radical" finding that it violated antitrust law by manipulating electronic book prices, and blamed publishers for running a conspiracy it claimed to know nothing about.
BERLIN, Feb 16- The head of the euro zone's bailout funds, Klaus Regling, said that he believes banks in Spain, Portugal, Cyprus, Greece and Ireland are in good shape and that there will not be any surprises in European Central Bank stress tests due later in 2014.. "I expect that there won't be any big surprises in Spain, Portugal and Cyprus.
LOS ANGELES, Feb 12- CBS Corp reported higher profit that beat Wall Street forecasts for the quarter that ended in December, boosted by revenue from digital streaming deals and fees from pay television operators.
LOS ANGELES, Feb 12- CBS Corp recorded higher profit for the quarter that ended in December, boosted by the syndication of hit shows including "Hawaii Five-O" and "Blue Bloods" and new digital streaming deals.
The book, "Enough: Our Fight to Keep America Safe From Gun Violence," builds on an opinion piece by Giffords published last April in The New York Times after gun control legislation stalled in the U.S. Senate, according to a statement from Scribner, the publisher.
Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg, who published "Lean In" and launched a movement, on what LeanIn.org has accomplished and how much more it needs to do.
The four publishers that have agreed to the deal include Lagardere SCA's Hachette Book Group Inc; News Corp's HarperCollins Publishers LLC; CBS Corp's Simon& Schuster Inc, and Verlagsgruppe Georg von Holtzbrinck GmbH's Macmillan. Last year, a U.S. District Court judge ruled that Apple Inc had conspired with five major publishers to raise e-book prices.