The Guardian and Observer newspapers and the Guardian website are published by Guardian News & Media (GNM). GNM is the core business of Guardian Media Group (GMG), whose sole shareholder is the Scott Trust. GMG uses a diverse portfolio of investments to deliver the financial security that allows the Scott Trust to achieve its central objective: the editorial independence of the Guardian in perpetuity.
TypePrivate
HQLondon, GB
Founded 1821
Size (employees)2,033 (est)
Websitetheguardian.com
Guardian News & Media was founded in 1821 and is headquartered in London, GB
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Key People/Management at Guardian News & Media

Richard Kastelein

Richard Kastelein

Contributor
Catherine Murray

Catherine Murray

Director of Digital Operations & Optimisation at Guardian News & Media
Karen Walter

Karen Walter

Talent Acquisition Manager at Guardian News & Media
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Guardian News & Media Office Locations

Guardian News & Media has offices in New York, London and Sydney
London, GB (HQ)
Kings Place, 90 York Way, London N1 9GU
New York, US
222 Broadway, 22nd and 23rd Floors
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Guardian News & Media Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

1821

Guardian News & Media total Funding

$3 m

Guardian News & Media latest funding size

$3 m

Time since last funding

3 years ago
Guardian News & Media's latest funding round in June 2015 was reported to be $3 m. In total, Guardian News & Media has raised $3 m
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Guardian News & Media Revenue

Guardian News & Media's revenue was reported to be £199.25 m in FY, 2018
GBP

Revenue (FY, 2018)

199.3m

Net income (FY, 2018)

(55.2m)

EBITDA (FY, 2018)

(50.5m)

EBIT (FY, 2018)

(54.3m)

Cash (1-Apr-2018)

1.6m
Annual
GBPFY, 1996FY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

135.5m145.0m163.7m176.0m200.6m216.3m208.5m216.3m224.6m229.4m232.7m241.4m259.3m252.1m219.7m196.5m195.1m195.5m208.5m212.5m198.1m197.6m199.3m

Revenue growth, %

(3%)(13%)(11%)(1%)0%7%2%(7%)0%

Operating expense total

148.8m156.2m162.8m178.7m200.4m214.5m227.5m222.8m229.4m248.4m252.7m254.8m351.4m307.3m276.3m237.4m252.4m241.3m238.9m239.7m246.2m253.6m

EBITDA

(4.1m)(82.8m)(46.9m)(46.2m)(30.7m)(44.0m)(31.7m)(25.1m)(22.5m)(41.8m)(50.5m)
Monthly
USDMar, 2018

Net Income

(19.0m)
GBPFY, 1996FY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

276.0k845.0k1.6m9.7m2.0m10.7m5.2m5.3m6.2m4.3m5.2m4.1m1.6m3.1m1.2m1.6m

Accounts Receivable

39.8m40.2m30.6m39.3m37.0m35.1m32.8m27.8m23.6m22.6m25.7m24.6m36.8m32.3m29.7m27.9m

Inventories

159.0k724.0k1.1m1.4m1.2m1.7m1.5m2.0m1.0m1.1m868.0k723.0k498.0k

Current Assets

3.8m3.9m1.3m2.9m1.5m6.0m52.9m51.7m50.6m70.5m49.9m108.9m72.9m76.9m69.1m89.2m116.6m120.8m142.0m141.1m173.4m162.3m
GBPFY, 1996FY, 1997FY, 1998FY, 1999FY, 2000FY, 2001FY, 2002FY, 2003FY, 2004FY, 2005FY, 2006FY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

(9.5m)(7.2m)528.0k(2.0m)253.0k(545.0k)(13.9m)(2.3m)1.5m(34.8m)(37.7m)(12.3m)(55.4m)(46.0m)(46.7m)(42.5m)(53.3m)(31.3m)(32.0m)(27.7m)(71.5m)(33.1m)(55.2m)
GBPY, 2018

Revenue/Employee

98.4k

Financial Leverage

6.9 x
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Guardian News & Media Operating Metrics

Guardian News & Media's Monthly Unique Users was reported to be 33.3 m in Apr, 2017. Guardian News & Media's Subscribers was reported to be 800 k in Oct, 2017.
Apr, 2017Oct, 2017Jan, 2018

Digital Page Views

106.70 m

Monthly Unique Users

33.30 m

Subscribers

800 k

Supporters (US)

300 k
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Guardian News & Media Online and Social Media Presence

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Guardian News & Media Blogs

China's stock market surges on stimulus hopes – business live

Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news, as the Shanghai stock market leaps by over 4% Chinese president has pledged to protect companies Stocks on track for best day since 2016 8.03am BST Craig Erlam of foreign exchange firm OANDA says Chinese traders have welcomed Beijing’s p…

Geoffrey Rush tells defamation trial newspaper made him look like a 'criminal'

Oscar-winning Australian actor says front-page story published by Murdoch-owned Nationwide News made him sick to his stomachThe actor Geoffrey Rush has told a defamation trial that he was made to look like a “criminal” by a front-page story headlined “King Leer”, a story he said made him feel “sick …

Black mecca or most unequal US city: will the real Atlanta please stand up?

For more than 40 years, Atlanta has marketed itself as being on the forefront of radical social change – but its reality is much less progressiveIn the 1960s, it was the “city too busy to hate” and the home of the civil rights movement. In the 1970s, it was “the black mecca of the south” and Hotlant…

Agoraphobia and an unhappy marriage: the real horror behind The Haunting of Hill House

Stephen King says The Haunting of Hill House is ‘nearly perfect’. But can a Netflix TV adaptation capture Shirley Jackson’s dark visions of duty and domesticity?Anyone who has read Shirley Jackson’s The Haunting of Hill House will find a couple of details of its 1959 reception almost too neat to be …

A £3,000 disaster when holiday home failed to be wheelchair accessible

HomeAway advertised it as suitable for a disabled visitor – it wasn’tWe had a terrible experience this summer after booking a holiday home in the Dordogne through the HomeAway website. As my wife is a wheelchair user we chose a house clearly advertised as wheelchair accessible and suitable for a dis…

The girl who didn't hide: overcoming the odds in Burkina Faso | Lucy Lamble

Born with a rare condition that affects limb development, Wendabo was disowned by her father and shunned by neighbours. Now the 12-year-old is at school and thriving, thanks to community-based supportAngèle Bouda was walking through the market in Gogo, near the district capital Manga, when she saw t…
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