Yahoo Finance hires Australia/New Zealand editor

Yahoo Finance has appointed Sarah O’Carroll to the newly created role of editor in chief for Australia and New Zealand. A story on B and T magazine’s website states, “O’Carroll will be responsible for driving a range of new editorial initiatives to expand the site’s content offering, targeting today’s finance consumer at key life stages. “She […]

Yahoo Finance seeks an editor

Yahoo Finance is looking for an experienced editor with superior communications skills and deep knowledge of business and finance. The editor will work with Yahoo Finance’s reporters and analysts, providing feedback and guidance as stories are developed from initial pitch to final draft. The ideal editor will have experience working in a fast-paced newsroom where […]

Yahoo Finance, CNBC websites gained in July

Yahoo Finance and CNBC were the other two top business news websites — beside No. 3 Forbes, which reported a record number — that saw an increase in unique visitors in July, according to comScore data. Yahoo Finance remained the No. 2 site in the category with 65.9 million unique visitors, up 3.9 percent from […]

Yahoo Finance hires four for video production and studio team

Yahoo Finance announced Tuesday four new hires for its video production and studios team. Starting in August, Yahoo Finance will begin increasing its live programming and by the end of 2018 it will have live programming from the opening bell to the closing bell. This will include its three daily live shows — “Market Movers,” […]

Yahoo Finance seeks a content producer

Yahoo Finance is seeking a producer with live control room experience to join our dedicated team. We produce three live shows per day (9:25 a.m., 11:45 a.m. and 3:55 p.m.) and plan to expand them to cover more of the trading day. Flexibility and the ability to work on different shows are key. Successful candidates will […]

Wang joins Yahoo Finance as executive content supervisor

Yahoo Finance has hired Han-Ting Wang as an executive content supervisor. Wang, who previously worked at CNBC for 12 years, started on Monday. At CNBC, Wang oversaw original digital and social video productions for and partners. He also ran “Closing Bell with Maria Bartiromo” on CNBC TV. “I’m thrilled Ting Wang is joining Yahoo Finance,” said […]

Yahoo Finance hires head of UK, senior economics reporter

Yahoo Finance has hired Quartz Europe news editor Lianna Brinded as head of its United Kingdom operations and Alanna Petroff as its senior economics reporter. Brinded will lead Yahoo Finance’s strategy in the United Kingdom. Prior to Quartz, she was a senior editor at Business Insider, where she helped establish its presence in the United […]

Yahoo Finance preps all-day video network

Yahoo Finance is launching a full-day live video streaming network by the end of the year, report Sarah Fischer and Dan Primack of Axios. Fischer and Primack report, “The network will include 8-hours of live market and global financial news updates, which would make it a rival to the new digital streaming business network Cheddar […]

Yahoo Finance seeks senior producers

Yahoo Finance is seeking senior producers to help launch its all-day live programming. Description: Candidate would oversee several hours of programming and manage a team of lead show producers In the near term, he or she would help shape the growing network, working with the executive producer as well as graphics and studio crew to […]

Yahoo Finance seeks associate producers

Yahoo Finance is looking for associate producers. We produce three live shows per day (9:25a, 11:45a and 3:55p) and plan to expand them to cover more of the trading day. Responsibilities: Work with producers and show host to produce two one hour live news programs Research segment ideas and segment information as directed Pitching and […]