Profile: Torstar Corp (TSb.TO)
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Torstar Corporation (Torstar) is a Canada-based media and book publishing company. The Company operates in two segments: Media and Book Publishing. The Media Segment publishes four daily newspapers: the Toronto Star, The Hamilton Spectator, the Waterloo Region Record, and the Guelph Mercury. The Media Segment also publishes over 100 community newspapers in Ontario. The Company’s Media Segment includes Metroland Media Group (MMG) and Star Media Group (SMG). The Media reporting segment includes the newspaper, digital, specialty publication, consumer show, directories, television-related activities, product sales and commercial printing operations, as applicable, of Star Media Group and Metroland Media Group. Effective March 20, 2014, Fairfax Financial Holdings Ltd raised its interest to 22.7% from 19.3%, by acquiring a 3.4% interest in Torstar Corp. In July 2014, News Corp completed the acquisition of Harlequin Enterprises from Torstar.
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