10 High School Dropouts Who Struck It Rich
With Yahoo!'s announced acquisition of social media platform Tumblr for $1.1 billion, Tumblr founder David Karp has yielded another significant windfall for the 26-year-old tech entrepreneur .
Sat May 18, 2013
Rajar Q1 2013: Views from Mindshare, RadioWorks and UM London
Radio specialists from Mindshare, RadioWorks and UM London were encouraged by the growth of digital listening and intrigued by the changes in the London market in yesterday's Rajar figures.
Wed May 15, 2013
Ad Operations Online
Rubicon Project Drives Automated Advertising Revolution to Next Level
Rubicon Project , which operates REVV, the advertising industry's largest, fastest and easiest-to-use real-time trading platform for buying and selling digital ads, announces significant results and accomplishments that clearly demonstrate the company's momentum as it powers the automated advertising revolution to the next level globally.
Liberty Global Announces Additional Senior Management Appointments
Liberty Global, Inc. is pleased to announce that it will appoint Robert Dunn, currently Managing Director of UPC Netherlands, to the position of Chief Financial Officer of Virgin Media upon the closing of that acquisition.
Tue May 14, 2013
Virgin Media to delist on merger with Liberty Global
UK cableco Virgin Media is set to delist from the London Stock Exchange , the company confirmed.
Mon May 13, 2013
Robbie Williams' air shot
ROBBIE Williams came up with an inspired way of ensuring his music gets more airplay by wooing a room packed full of the nation's top radio stars.
Sun May 12, 2013
Virgin Media Receives "Buy" Rating from TheStreet
's stock had its "buy" rating restated by analysts at TheStreet in a research report issued to clients and investors on Monday, AnalystRatings.Net reports.
This Mega Hedge Fund's 5 Favorite Stocks May Surprise You
Marshall Wace is a London-based hedge fund with a U.S. equity portfolio worth over $1.5 billion, according to its latest 13F filing with the SEC.
Fri May 10, 2013
Large Insider Sells Reported in the Entertainment Industry
This week we saw an increase in insider sells coming from the entertainment industry.
Third Point Update and Top Three
Highest-earning hedge fund managers are in the spotlight this week as many of the investor Gurus have found a place on the new "Rich List" released by Institutional Investor's Alpha.
Virgin Media's "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at TheStreet
's stock had its "buy" rating reaffirmed by research analysts at TheStreet in a report released on Friday, Stock Ratings Network reports.
BT in wholesale talks with Virgin, TalkTalk over BT Sport
The U.K. incumbent, which on Thursday announced it will bundle BT Sport with its broadband service at no extra charge, said it has also had discussions with TalkTalk.
Thu May 09, 2013
Collective adds stencil art to unsightly telecoms boxes in north London
The Turnpike Art Group has decorated the green streetside boxes dotted around their neighbourhood in north London with a variety of outsized floral designs that make a welcome change from tagging and other non-artistic forms of graffiti.
Wed May 08, 2013
Business in brief: Sleeperz | Aridhia | Virgin Media
HOTEL industry start-up Sleeperz will use the site of the former Travelodge in Edinburgh's Shandwick Place to launch a brand of budget hotel.
The Globe and Mail
UPDATE 2-Ex-Murdoch stalwart Mockridge to run rival Virgin Media
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Tom Mockridge to become CEO of Virgin Media
Liberty Global, Inc. is pleased to announce that it has selected Tom Mockridge to become CEO of Virgin Media Inc.
Mon May 06, 2013
Entrepreneurs in High Spirits as They Bag Backing from Richard Branson
South London brothers triumph in Branson's Virgin Media Pioneers 'Pitch to Rich' competition and win prize package worth 5,000 Two budding entrepreneurs have been named the winners of the Virgin Media Pioneers Pitch to Rich competition - after pitching their business idea to Sir Richard Branson and a panel of successful business leaders securing a ... (more)
Sun May 05, 2013
Absolute Radio's Russ Williams on 20 years at the same station
On 30 April 1993 Russ Williams stood outside the One Golden Square building in London's West End alongside Richard Branson at the launch of Virgin Radio, little realising that 20 years later he would still be broadcasting from the same building an unmatched tenure in commercial radio.
Fri May 03, 2013
Most leaks of M&A deals are accidental
GETTING A HEADSTART Of the biggest deals of the year so far - the buyout of Dell, Warren Buffett's acquisition of Heinz, American Airlines-US Airways, Liberty Global-Virgin Media - none made it to the finish line without the news media finding out about it first.
Springsteen: Don't worry about me but how could they pull the plug on Macca
Just a few weeks ahead of an expected triumphant return to the UK, Bruce Springsteen says he still can't believe health and safety officials pulled the plug on him and Sir Paul McCartney at Hyde Park last year.