Blighty's ITV slowly turning profits tide

Schreiber, Dominic
August 2007
Daily Variety;8/9/2007, Vol. 296 Issue 28, p4
Trade Publication
The article reports on the financial performance of ITV, Great Britain's largest commercial broadcaster, in the first half of 2007. The company has reported a lower-than-expected drop during the period amid signs that the web has recovered from its ratings and revenue slump. The article also reports on the decline in ITV's operating profit in the six months to June 30, 2007.


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