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Company Overview of Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc.

Company Overview

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc., together with its subsidiaries, operates as a diversified media and entertainment company in the United States, the United Kingdom, Continental Europe, Asia, Latin America, and internationally. It operates through Cable Network Programming; Television; Filmed Entertainment; and Other, Corporate and Eliminations segments. The company produces and licenses news, sports, movie, and general and factual entertainment programming for distribution primarily through cable television systems, direct broadcast satellite operators, telecommunications companies, and online video distributors. It also broadcasts network programming; and operates 28 broadcast television sta...

1211 Avenue of the Americas

New York, NY 10036

United States

Founded in 1922

Phone:

212-852-7000

Key Executives for Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc.

Chief Executive Officer and Director
Age: 43
Total Annual Compensation: $3.0M
Founder, Executive Chairman, Chairman of Fox News Channel, Chairman of Fox Business Network, Acting Chief Executive Officer of Fox News Channel and Acting Chief Executive Officer of Fox Business Network
Age: 85
Total Annual Compensation: $7.1M
Executive Chairman
Age: 45
Total Annual Compensation: $3.0M
Chief Financial Officer and Senior Executive Vice President
Age: 59
Total Annual Compensation: $2.0M
Chief Compliance Officer, Senior Executive Vice President and Group General Counsel
Age: 63
Total Annual Compensation: $4.0M
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. Key Developments

Fox Weighs Options To Thwart Potential Sinclair-Tribune Deal

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. (NasdaqGS:FOX) is reportedly considering options to attempt to thwart a potential acquisition of Tribune Media Company (NYSE:TRCO) by Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. (NasdaqGS:SBGI). Fox is reviewing possible options after having been approached by several parties, which are interested in buying Tribune directly or as part of a consortium. Activist investor Starboard Value is one of the firms that has had discussions with Fox, the report says. While Sinclair recently approached Tribune about a potential deal, the parties aren't reportedly close to an agreement. Nexstar (NXST) is also reportedly mulling a bid, although it hasn't tapped a financial adviser yet.

Fox and Time Warner Win Joint Five-Year Contract to Broadcast Argentine Soccer Matches

Twenty-First Century Fox and Time Warner have won a joint contract to broadcast Argentine soccer matches for five years from next season. Financial terms of the deal were not released.

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. Presents at Morgan Stanley 2017 Technology, Media & Telecom Conference, Feb-28-2017 11:00 AM

Twenty-First Century Fox, Inc. Presents at Morgan Stanley 2017 Technology, Media & Telecom Conference, Feb-28-2017 11:00 AM. Venue: The Palace Hotel, 2 New Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105, United States. Speakers: Lachlan Keith Murdoch, Executive Chairman.

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