• Research and Strategy

    Research and Strategy

    Cox Media have over 35 years proven history of providing leadership in research, insights and strategic consulting on media economics, financial valuations, technology, Government relations, ratings and marketing. Peter Cox pioneered quantitative analysis in the valuation of the media industry and the development of analytical tools for valuing media companies […]

  • Speaker – Digital Disruption

    Speaker – Digital Disruption

    Peter Cox is an outstandingly informative and entertaining speaker on the media industry for conferences, senior management and client presentations. He examines the development of the global “Digital Disruption” and the opportunities and threats to all businesses. In my over 30 years in the media industry I have never seen […]

  • Communications and Interviews

    Communications and Interviews

    Publications Peter Cox has published the following papers publicly plus many confidential reports for clients: “The Television Crisis: profits and programming” in the Australian Financial Review Sept 1985 “Networks let grandfather tighten the regional noose” in the B&T -Feb 1986 “Concern over profitability of radio” in the Financial Review – […]

  • Government and Industry Relations

    Government and Industry Relations

    The media and communications industries and the Government have a very close relationship in Australia. All policy in these areas is these areas is determined by the Prime Minister and the Minister for Communication, Information Technology and the Arts with advice from DCITA. The media and communications policies reflect both […]

  • Corporate Governance

    Corporate Governance

    This is a letter that I wrote to my supporters after I challenged the Chairman and board of Fairfax Media by standing against sitting members for a board position. I think it expresses many of my feelings about the shortcomings of some boards and their failure to achieve adequate returns […]

  • Economic and Financial Analysis

    Economic and Financial Analysis

    Peter Cox has been building economic models of the media industry for over 30 years not only for clients but also for the thousands of executives that have attended his presentations at conferences and seminars Cox Media believe that the keys to their success in building highly predictive financial models […]

  • Technology and The NBN

    Technology and The NBN

    Cox Media believe that understanding developments in technology is imperative to forecasting future business trends. Peter Cox has been an advocate of new technology into Australia from the introduction of commercial FM, to digital satellite transmission, Pay TV, broadband telephony and now OTT services. In 1979 Peter was responsible as […]

Communications and Interviews

Communications and Interviews

Communications and Interviews

Publications Peter Cox has published the following papers publicly plus many confidential reports for clients: “The Television Crisis: profits and programming” in the Australian Financial Review Sept 1985 “Networks let grandfather tighten the regional noose” in the B&T -Feb 1986 “Concern over profitability of radio” in the Financial Review – […]

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Economic and Financial Analysis

Economic and Financial Analysis

Economic and Financial Analysis

Peter Cox has been building economic models of the media industry for over 30 years not only for clients but also for the thousands of executives that have attended his presentations at conferences and seminars Cox Media believe that the keys to their success in building highly predictive financial models […]

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PUBLIC SPEAKING & EDUCATION

Speaker – Digital Disruption

Speaker – Digital Disruption

Peter Cox is an outstandingly informative and entertaining speaker on the media industry for conferences, senior management and client presentations. He examines the development of the global “Digital Disruption” and the opportunities and threats to all businesses. In my over 30 years in the media industry I have never seen […]

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Recent Posts

Back to the Future for FTA Television

Back to the Future for FTA Television

I have a written a story for The Australian newspaper Media section on 8 February 2016. It looks at the threats to television from a slow economy, burgeoning internet advertising and digital disruption from Netflix and other new services.

Peter Cox interviewed on 2GB on Media deregulation

Peter was interviewed by Warren Moore on 2GB in January about the prospects for deregulation in the Australian media industry this year. Peter Cox on 2GB 140116 Peter Cox on 2GB 140116ameborder=”0″>

Despair, American Style

An article in the NYT by Paul Krugman that you might find interesting There are 1175 comments and the NYT has selected 29 that contain some interesting views at http://www.nytimes.com/2015/11/09/opinion/despair-american-style.html?_r=0 The New York Times The Opinion Pages | Op-Ed Columnist Despair, American Style NOV. 9, 2015 1175 Comments Paul Krugman […]

Peter Cox quoted in Forbes

Peter Cox quoted in Forbes

Forbes Media & Entertainment Oct 26, 2015 @ 08:30 AM 606 views Billionaires Lose In High-Stakes Australian TV Gamble Don Groves , Contributor Oct 26, 2015 @ 08:30 AM 606 views Four of Australia’s wealthiest individuals, including 21st Century Fox co-executive chairman Lachlan Murdoch and RatPac Entertainment co-founder James Packer, […]

Latest Australian Box Office & TV Ratings

Latest Australian Box Office & TV Ratings

Box office title lists are updated weekly – usually on a Friday. Box Office shares and top-rating programs on TV are updated monthly for Cinema, FTA and Pay TV

Peter Cox voted Top Speaker at Conference

Peter Cox voted Top Speaker at Conference

The Australian Shareholders Association 2013 three day national conference had over 30 of Australia’s leading financial and stock market experts as presenters. Peter Cox was voted by the attendees as the top speaker.  

Thanks for supporting my tilt at the Fairfax Board – thoughts and results

Thanks for supporting my tilt at the Fairfax Board – thoughts and results

I wanted to write and tell you about the Fairfax AGM and to thank everyone for their support for my campaign for a board seat on Fairfax Media. As I said from the outset we never had any chance of succeeding but the process was very rewarding. Over the six […]

Sky Business interview with Peter Cox on Fairfax rejection

Peter Cox was interviewed on Sky Business News on Wednesday September 26. Carson Scott asked the difficult questions on why the Fairfax board had recommended to shareholders against voting for Peter Cox who responded in his usual straight forward and passionate style. Here is a more lengthy response to the issue […]

Fairfax Sackings

Peter Cox appeared on the ABCNews24 on 18 September 2012 commenting on the Fairfax restructure with plans to fire 1900 staff.

Peter Cox Response to Fairfax Opposition

Peter Cox Response to Fairfax Opposition

The Board of Fairfax Media has opposed the election of Peter Cox to the Board and recommended shareholders vote against his election. The board claimed that Peter Cox’s “experience and expertise was not considered to best fit  board  requirements…the board’s process has resulted in seven Directors joining the Board over the last […]