Who Is The Guardian Funded By?

Who owns the Guardian in Australia?

The Guardian Australia is owned by Guardian News and Media (GNM).

GNM is owned by Guardian Media Group (GMG), which is in turn owned by the Scott Trust Limited, a limited company which aims to ensure the editorial independence of its publications and websites..

Who owns the Scott Trust?

The company via the Guardian Media Group (GMG, a subsidiary company) completed the sale for £619 million of its 50.1% stake in Auto Trader on 4 March 2014. Apax Partners, a venture capital firm, increased its share to become the sole shareholder in the business.

Who is the target audience for the Guardian newspaper?

Anyone who thinks newspapers don’t intentionally target and audience is a fool. The Guardian + Observer target an educated, middle-class, left-leaning, 18+ audience.

Is the Guardian losing money?

The Guardian was consistently loss-making until 2019. The National Newspaper division of GMG, which also includes The Observer, reported operating losses of £49.9m in 2006, up from £18.6m in 2005.

Is the Guardian in financial trouble?

The Guardian could see up to 180 jobs cut after a £25m drop in revenue amid the coronavirus pandemic. The viral crisis has created an “unsustainable financial outlook”, the paper’s editor-in-chief Katherine Viner and Guardian Media Group chief executive Annette Thomas said in a joint statement.

Who owns the Guardian Weekly?

Editorial content is drawn from its sister publications, the British daily newspaper The Guardian and Sunday newspaper The Observer, and all three are published and owned by the Guardian Media Group. The Guardian Weekly is edited by Will Dean since late April 2018, following Graham Snowdon’s period as acting editor.

What political party does the Times support?

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What political party do UK newspapers support?

National daily newspapersNewspaperMain endorsementLinkDaily TelegraphConservative Party[5]Financial TimesConservative Party[6]The GuardianLabour Party[7]The IndependentLiberal Democrats[8] [9]10 more rows

Who funds the Guardian?

Guardian Media GroupTypePublic limited companyRevenue£254.4 million (2017 – 2018)Operating income£8.5 millionNet income£8 millionOwnerScott Trust Limited10 more rows

Which political party does the Guardian support?

British Daily NewspapersNewspaperParty endorsedNotesDaily StarNoneDaily TelegraphConservative PartyFinancial TimesConservative PartyBacked Labour in 2005.GuardianLiberal DemocratsBacked Labour in 2005. Backed Labour in 2015. Supports anti-Conservative tactical voting with view to pro-electoral reform coalition7 more rows

Does the Guardian newspaper make a profit?

The Guardian recorded an operating profit of £0.8m for 2018-19: its first such profit in two decades and the culmination of one of the most significant turnarounds in recent British media history.

How and why is the Guardian ownership different from other newspapers?

Guardian Media Group funding and investment The Trust frees the Guardian from commercial or political interference – we don’t have a wealthy owner pulling the strings, and any profits are reinvested into our journalism rather than into shareholders’ pockets.

When did the Guardian move to London?

1964Guardian, The “Manchester” was dropped from the name in 1959 to reflect the newspaper’s standing as a national daily with a positive international reputation, and its editor and editorial staff moved to London in 1964.