Who owns NZ media?

Aggressive, unlisted financial operators such as private equity companies grab media holdings as a lucrative source of revenue via acquisition and/or a leveraged buyout. In this context those transnational media corporates that have colonised the New Zealand mediascape are themselves becoming colonized, and dessicated by listed and unlisted financial institutions.

When I am not blogging on this site I organise a research centre entitled Journalism, Media and Democracy (JMAD).
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