Bloomberg the Company & Products

Bloomberg Anywhere Login

Bloomberg

Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.

Company

Financial Products

Enterprise Products

Media

Customer Support

  • Americas

    +1 212 318 2000

  • Europe, Middle East, & Africa

    +44 20 7330 7500

  • Asia Pacific

    +65 6212 1000

Communications

Industry Products

Media Services

Follow Us


May 29, 2015 11:10 AM ET

Media

Company Overview of Sky News Limited

Company Overview

Sky News Limited is a television news channel that broadcasts local, regional, national, and international news; sports; weather; politics; business; and travel information. The company was incorporated in 1986 and is based in Edinburgh, United Kingdom. Sky News operates as a subsidiary of British Sky Broadcasting Group plc.

Davidsons Mains,

Court, Quality St

Edinburgh,  EH4 5BP

United Kingdom

Founded in 1986

Phone:

44 1313 128 317

Key Executives for Sky News Limited

Head of Digital Media
Editorial Development Manager
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Sky News Limited Key Developments

News Limited Reportedly Seeks To Acquire Sky News

News Limited has launched a bid to buy Sky News Limited. It is understood a letter of offer valuing Sky News at about AUD 25 million was sent on February 24, 2015, to its three joint shareholders are Nine Entertainment Co. Pty Ltd, Seven Media Group Pty Limited and Sky plc (LSE:SKY). The letter invites discussion about a potential buyout, rather than putting forward a take-it-or-leave-it offer, suggesting the final negotiated price may be higher than the initial offer.

Sky News and Sky Sports Launch on Snapchat Discover to Provide News and Sport in the UK and Ireland

Sky News and Sky Sports launch on Snapchat Discover to provide news and sport in the UK and Ireland. The ad-supported Snapchat Discover feature offers a fresh platform for Sky to present stories specifically made for mobile to millions of users. Sky News and Sky Sports will publish an edition each afternoon featuring six to ten distinctive 'snaps', using a combination of images, video and text. Snapchat users will also have the option to view a long form articles and videos. Snapchat users who updated their app following the initial Discover launch on January 27, will find Sky News and Sky Sports automatically. Others will need to update their app. Sky News and Sky Sports are available on various media platforms, including the Sky News and Sky Sports apps, and is present across several social media channels.

Similar Private Companies By Industry

Company Name Region
Baby TV Limited Europe
Quentin Bell Organization Ltd. Europe
FRUKT Limited Europe
Novosti TV LLC Europe
Deluxe Media Europe Ltd. Europe

Recent Private Companies Transactions

Type
Date
Target
No transactions available in the past 12 months.
 

Stock Quotes

Market data is delayed at least 15 minutes.

Company Lookup

Most Searched Private Companies

Company Name Geographic Region
Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights Under Law United States
Bertelsmann AG Europe
NYC2012, Inc. United States
Rush University United States
Citizens Budget Commission United States

Sponsored Financial Commentaries

Sponsored Links

Report Data Issue

To contact Sky News Limited, please visit --. Company data is provided by Capital IQ. Please use this form to report any data issues.

Please enter your information in the following field(s):
Update Needed*

All data changes require verification from public sources. Please include the correct value or values and a source where we can verify.

Your requested update has been submitted

Our data partners will research the update request and update the information on this page if necessary. Research and follow-up could take several weeks. If you have questions, you can contact them at bwwebmaster@businessweek.com.