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What is Forbes?

Forbes Media is a global media,  technology company, and branding focused on business, investing, technology, entrepreneurship, leadership, and affluent lifestyles, focusing on news and information about these topics. Forbes, Forbes Asia, Forbes Europe magazines, and are all published by the company. Each month, the Forbes brand reaches over 94 million people worldwide with its business message via 37 licensed local editions and magazines,, TV, conferences, research, social, and mobile platforms. Meetings, real estate, education, financial services, and technology license agreements are among Forbes Media’s brand extensions. 

Forbes is dedicated to diversity, equity, and inclusion. We use all of our platforms to help the world rebuild with equity at its core. As the leading business media brand, we have a responsibility to ensure that our content and experiences reflect the diverse audiences we serve. We have a one-of-a-kind opportunity to do good by using our considerable editorial voice to call attention to inequities and challenge systems. We’re holding ourselves accountable and ensuring that all of our decisions are made with equity and long-term sustainability in mind. Our product, editorial,  revenue, and corporate teams are dedicated to making the world a better place for all, with nearly two dozen major new DE&I initiatives and increased sustainability efforts. Forbes is no longer a family-owned business, but it was for the majority of its existence. Bertie Charles Forbes founded it in 1917. He was a Scottish immigrant to New York around the twentieth century. Forbes magazine was founded in 1917 and served as editor-in-chief until he died in 1954, after working as a syndicated columnist. Malcolm Forbes, his son, took over the publishing company. When Malcolm Stevenson Forbes, Jr., better known as Steve Forbes, died in 1990, he succeeded his father as chair and editor-in-chief. The media company is a leading provider of business, investing, finance, marketing, lifestyle, and sports news content worldwide. It employs over 400 people worldwide and has over 2,800 active journalists under its umbrella. As previously stated, its magazine is published eight times a year and reaches 5.8 million readers in 70 countries through 40 editions. Forbes is famous for its lists, which rank people and businesses in various categories. Like other media companies, Forbes has a sizable digital presence in addition to its print publication., the company’s digital platform, is updated daily with news and features and long-form and investigative stories, videos, and its famous lists. Every month, the company receives 66 million digital visitors in the United States, with 108 million visitors logging on to the site.

Integrated Whale Media Investments owns the majority of the company. According to a post on the website by Steve Forbes, Forbes Media sold a majority interest to the Hong Kong-based company in 2014. The terms of the deal were not disclosed, including the amount of the sale and the size of the stake. On the other hand, the Forbes family continues to be a shareholder in the company. Use our FREE Stock Simulator to put your trading skills to the test. Compete against thousands of other traders on Investopedia and trade your way to the top! Before risking your own money, practice trading in a virtual environment. Practice trading strategies so that you’ll be prepared to enter the real market when the time comes.

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