Independent Television News (ITN) is a UK-based television production company. It is made up of two divisions: Broadcast News and ITN Productions. ITN is based in London, with bureaux and offices in Beijing, Brussels, Jerusalem, Johannesburg, New York, Paris, Sydney and Washington, D.C.
|Type||Private company limited by shares|
|Founded||4 May 1955|
|Founder||Independent Television Authority|
|Headquarters||200 Gray's Inn Road,|
|Deborah Turness (CEO)|
|Revenue||£135.9 million (2019)|
|£2.4 million (2019)|
|£1.7 million (2018)|
|Total assets||£39 million (2019)|
|Total equity||£105.4 million (2019)|
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ITN produces the daily news programmes for ITV, Channel 4 and Channel 5 in the UK, and in recent years has diversified to produce a wide range of content including documentaries, sports, advertising and digital material for a range of international clients.
Between 1955 and 1999, ITN was more commonly known as the general brand name of ITV's news programmes. Since 8 March 1999, ITV has used ITV News as the brand name for its news programmes, though ITN continues as the network's news provider.