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  1. March 11, 2014

    Disney nears $500m deal to buy Maker Studios

    Walt Disney is nearing a deal to acquire Maker Studios in a deal worth $500m which could rise to as much as $900m if certain...

  2. July 2, 2013

    Eyal Ofer donates £10m to Tate Modern extension

    A billionaire shipowner has donated £10m towards the costs of Tate Modern’s new extension, in one of the largest gifts made...

  1. April 11, 2013

    News Corp’s Shine in talks to buy Big Talk

    News Corp’s Shine Group is in discussions to acquire Big Talk Productions, an independent UK film and television production...

  2. December 20, 2012

    Key backing for Maker online studio

    Time Warner’s investment group is joining a line-up of Hollywood names including Robert Downey Jr and Elisabeth Murdoch in...

  3. December 5, 2012

    Rupert Murdoch’s mother dies aged 103

    Dame Elisabeth Murdoch, mother of Rupert Murdoch and one of Australia’s greatest philanthropists, has died at the age of...

  4. December 3, 2012

    News Corp shakes up board ahead of split

    Rupert Murdoch has revealed senior management appointments across his media empire as he prepares to split News Corp into...

  5. December 2, 2012

    Murdoch’s UK newspaper chief resigns

    Tom Mockridge has resigned unexpectedly as chief executive of Rupert Murdoch’s UK newspaper arm after being passed over for...

  6. November 28, 2012

    Media groups grapple with succession

    The big succession question at News Corp has been answered, for now at least. No, not the endlessly discussed matter of...

  7. October 30, 2012

    Former Disney executive to run Shine

    Rich Ross, the former Walt Disney Studios chairman, has been hired by Elisabeth Murdoch to run Shine America, the television...

  8. August 29, 2012

    Murdochs’ schism has lessons for companies

    Much coverage of Elisabeth Murdoch’s MacTaggart lecture last week concentrated on her criticism of her brother James. With...

  9. August 24, 2012

    Elisabeth Murdoch brushes off speculation

    Elisabeth Murdoch on Friday sought to quash speculation that she was positioning herself to succeed her father Rupert as...

  10. July 12, 2012

    Elisabeth Murdoch hands over Shine reins

    Elisabeth Murdoch is handing over day-to-day management of Shine, the television and film production company she founded,...

  11. May 25, 2012

    The Diary: Sarah Sands

    Our former man in Washington, Sir Christopher Meyer, is making a television series for Sky Atlantic on world cities, and...

  12. May 4, 2012

    Murdoch diminished?

    Dial M for Murdoch: News Corporation and the Corruption of Britain, by Tom Watson and Martin Hickman, Allen Lane, RRP£20,...

  13. April 20, 2012

    Murdoch’s UK arm faces more hacking claims

    News International is facing 46 new civil claims related to phone hacking on top of the cases it has already settled out of...

  14. April 15, 2012

    Goodwin departs Jefferies to set up bank

    Jonnie Goodwin, one of London’s best-connected media dealmakers, has left US investment bank Jefferies, to set up Lepe...

  15. January 24, 2012

    News Corp to launch US free-to-air Spanish network

    Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp is making a pitch for the 50m-strong Hispanic population in the US with plans to launch a...

  16. November 29, 2011

    Freud brokered Church deal, ex-manager says

    Matthew Freud, Rupert Murdoch’s son-in-law, brokered the contentious deal for Charlotte Church to sing at Mr Murdoch’s 1999...

  17. September 3, 2011

    Shine appoints Kirkby as finance chief

    Shine, the television production company, has appointed Allison Kirkby as its new chief financial officer following the sale...

  18. September 2, 2011

    News Corp revamps board after hacking scandal

    News Corp has made its first boardroom changes since the News of the World phone hacking scandal focused critical attention...

  19. FT Alphaville

    August 18, 2011

    Elisabeth Murdoch made $214m on Shine sale

    Elisabeth Murdoch, daughter of News Corp chief executive Rupert Murdoch, received $214m from his group’s purchase of Shine,...

  20. August 17, 2011

    Elisabeth Murdoch made $214m on Shine sale

    Elisabeth Murdoch, daughter of News Corp chief executive Rupert Murdoch, received $214m from his group’s purchase of Shine,...

  21. August 6, 2011

    Elisabeth Murdoch delays joining News Corp board

    News Corp has shelved a plan to add Elisabeth Murdoch to its board of directors at this year’s annual meeting, in the latest...

  22. July 28, 2011

    New hacking claims emerge as inquiry opens

    As the panel investigating press ethics held its first meeting, there were further damaging allegations about phone hacking...

  23. July 15, 2011

    Murdoch loses Brooks and Hinton

    Rupert Murdoch is not known for emotional farewells, but after losing two of his most trusted confidants within a few hours,...

  24. July 15, 2011

    Buccaneer’s touch deserts Murdoch

    Barry Diller, the media mogul who formerly ran the Fox film studio for Rupert Murdoch, describes his former boss as being at...

  25. July 15, 2011

    Consummate networker with a ruthless streak

    Just four days ago, Rupert Murdoch indicated with a smile as he arrived in London that Rebekah Brooks, chief executive of...

  26. July 13, 2011

    News Corp Australia chief defends its conduct

    The head of News Corp’s Australian arm has attacked the country’s media and politicians for attempting to link the...

  27. March 30, 2011

    James Murdoch promoted at News Corp

    James Murdoch has been promoted to deputy chief operating officer at News Corp and chairman and chief executive of its...

  28. February 21, 2011

    Murdoch buys daughter’s Shine group

    Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp is buying his daughter Elisabeth’s television production company – Shine Group – for £415m...

  29. February 12, 2011

    Rentokil chief mulls Intertek role

    Rentokil Initial chief Alan Brown, who joined the pest control-to-parcel delivery group in 2008, is considering taking his...

  30. January 14, 2011

    Elisabeth Murdoch’s Shine appoints advisers

    Elisabeth Murdoch’s Shine Productions may become part of her father Rupert’s News Corp empire after she engaged JPMorgan to...

  31. November 24, 2010

    Matthew Freud seeks break from Publicis

    Matthew Freud, one of the best-known figures in Britain’s public relations industry, is making a break for independence from...

  32. October 28, 2010

    Desmond pays for ‘Don’t Stop Believing’

    The threat of a legal dispute between two of Britain’s highest-profile TV industry personalities has lifted, after Shine...

  33. FT Alphaville

    October 18, 2010

    Weekend catch-up

    Weekend headlines from the FT and other UK media*: From The FT, - Resolution buys Bupa unit for £165 million - Elisabeth...

  34. October 16, 2010

    Elisabeth Murdoch to sue Northern & Shell

    Elisabeth Murdoch, one of the most powerful independent producers in the UK, has instructed solicitors to sue Richard...

  35. July 25, 2010

    Liz Murdoch takes a Shine to independence

    When Elisabeth Murdoch left her top-flight job at her father Rupert’s British Sky Broadcasting in 2001, he told friends that...

  36. June 19, 2010

    BSkyB directors enjoy bubbly

    There seemed to be no corporate governance qualms for BSkyB directors attending the News Corp summer bash hosted by Rupert...

  37. June 18, 2010

    Murdoch fold

    Former Goldman Sachs banker Neil Chugani lasted just two-and-a-half years at BBC Worldwide as finance director before...

  38. April 9, 2010

    Digital divas

    A scramble for speakers at the Mip TV conference in Cannes next week as Joanna Shields and boss Elisabeth Murdoch at Shine,...

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