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Are investors choosing Journal Register over Philadelphia’s Inquirer, Daily News?

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Are investors choosing Journal Register over Philadelphia’s Inquirer, Daily News?

Poynter. – 2012-02-02

I was as puzzled as the next guy when I learned Sunday that the Philadelphia Media Network, publisher of the city’s two dailies, is on the auction block. This comes a mere 17 months since a group of private… Read more
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Bangor Metro Regional Magazine to be Sold to Private Investors

Bangor Metro, a six-year old business, lifestyle and opinion magazine serving the Bangor, Maine region, will be sold next month to a group of investors within the city—principally Jack Cashman of... | Folio Magazine – 2012-01-05

A more digital focus for Sun-Times Media after purchase by Chicago investors?

A local investment group is buying up Sun-Times Media for over $20 million in a move that may bring more digital focus to the media company. The Chicago Sun-Times, one of the papers owned by... | Editors Weblog – 2011-12-23

Investors call on Trinity Mirror's Sly Bailey to halve her pay

Shareholders in Trinity Mirror want the company's chief executive, Sly Bailey, to cut her pay in half, reports today's Sunday Times.They believe the cut would reflect the fall in the publisher's... | Guardian – 2011-06-19

Conde Nast Looking to Open Reddit to Investors

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Hindustan Media to raise $10 mln from anchor investors

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Glam Media , a network of fashion and entertainment Web sites, has raised a $10 million in a fifth round from investors in its Japanese and German units, PaidContent reported. | New York Times – 2009-04-06

Murdoch Investors Are Groaning

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Yahoo takes its defense against Icahn to investors

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LinkedIn Raises $53 Mil. From Investors

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Media Decoder Blog: Gannett Pushes Its Pay Wall Plan to Investors

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Silicon Valley Investors Back The Atavist

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