Fairfax Media

Fairfax Media Limited [ASX:FXJ] is an innovative and digitally progressive media company in Australia and New Zealand - the trusted voice informing, engaging and entertaining audiences and communities via newspapers, websites, radio stations, events and dynamic digital venues. Fairfax operates several broadly-based services businesses spanning marketing, property, entertainment and beyond. Fairfax’s independent journalism and quality content has been keeping people informed and connected for more than 180 years. Business divisions include Australian Publishing Media, Domain Group, Digital Ventures, Fairfax New Zealand and Life Media & Events. Fairfax has a portfolio of leading websites, tablet and smartphone apps, including the online news sites smh.com.au and theage.com.au in Australia and stuff.co.nz in New Zealand. The group also has leading classified and transaction websites in Australia. Fairfax Media publishes metropolitan, agricultural, regional and community newspapers, financial and consumer magazines. In Australia, mastheads include The Sydney Morning Herald, The Age, The Australian Financial Review, The Canberra Times, The Sun-Herald, and The Land. In New Zealand mastheads include The Dominion Post, The Press, The Sunday Star-Times, TV Guide, NZ House and Garden, New Zealand Fishing News and Cuisine, as well as agricultural publications. Fairfax has a 54.5% interest in Macquarie Radio Network [ASX:MRN], following the merger of Fairfax’s radio business with Macquarie’s in 2015, with the leading News, Talk and Sport stations in Sydney and Melbourne. In 2014, Fairfax entered into a joint venture partnership with Nine Entertainment Co, called StreamCo, the creators behind Australia’s newest subscription video on demand service, Stan.
Type
Public
HQ
Pyrmont, AU
Size (employees)
5,515 (est)
Fairfax Media is headquartered in Pyrmont, AU

Fairfax Media Office Locations

Fairfax Media has offices in Pyrmont and Docklands
Pyrmont, AU (HQ)
1 Darling Island Rd
Docklands, AU
655 Collins St

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Fairfax Media Financial Metrics

AUD

Market capitalization (28-Apr-2017)

2.4 b

Closing share price (28-Apr-2017)

1
Fairfax Media's current market capitalization is $2.4 b.

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Jack Dorsey just spent $9.5M buying more Twitter stock

 Jack Dorsey is at it again — after purchasing $7 million in Twitter stock back in February, the Twitter CEO bought another $9.5 million today. After making his purchase, Dorsey posted the news on Facebook Twitter, sparking a one percent gain in the company’s share price in after-hours trading. Acco…

Google has more problems as YouTube ad boycott reaches another country

It takes only minutes on YouTube to find ads from major brands next to hateful videos promoting extremism and racism.  Though the issue has been longstanding, a global brand boycott of the platform has been gathering steam. It's now reached Australia, with Telstra and Foxtel swearing off YouTube…

What's Apple's tax bill in New Zealand? Why it's zero, niet, nada.

Why is Silicon Valley so cruel to New Zealand? First we discover PayPal founder and Trump acolyte Peter Thiel is a secret citizen, now it's emerged Apple pays the country absolutely nothing in taxes.  Apparently the tech giant paid no income tax on local profits to Inland Revenue over the past 1…

Governments are in the business of doxing people now, so that's great

The message is hardly subtle: Write something we don't like and we'll dox you. The Australian government's welfare agency released a writer's personal details after she penned a critical article about its debt collection. Does that seem like a petty, horrible precedent? Well, yes. On Feb. 6, wri…

Hong Kong’s former leader Donald Tsang just became the highest-ranking official to land in prison

Hong Kong just witnessed its former leader walking out of a courthouse in handcuffs. Today the city’s High Court sentenced Donald Tsang, who served as…
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