5 Channel

The 5 Channel is formed by two legal enttites: LLC “TV Broadcasting Company "NBM”, that has a license to broadcast under the name “5 Channel”, and LLC "TV Broadcasting Company “Expres Inform” that owns a license for satellite broadcasting under the name “5+”. Besides, on the frequencies of 5+ such outlets as NewsOne, ICTV, Ru-Music and O-TV appear from time to time. 5 Channel first appeared on air in September 2003 as a news channel.

Key facts

Audience Share

0.6

Ownership Type

private

Geographic Coverage

national

Content Type

free content

Data Publicly Available

ownership data is easily available from other sources, e. g. public registries etc.

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Media Companies / Groups

Channel 5

Ownership

Ownership Structure

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Voting Rights

The Channel is formed by two legal enttites: LLC “TV Broadcasting Company "NBM”, that has a license to broadcast under the name “5 Channel”, and LLC "TV Broadcasting Company “Expres Inform” that owns a license for satellite broadcasting under the name “5+”. # TRK NBM was founded by PJSC “Prime Assets Capital” where the final beneficiary is Petro Poroshenko, the fifth President of Ukraine. Thus, 90% of TRK Expres-Inform belong to Poroshenko through Prime Assets Capital, and only 10% are owned by Vladyslav Liasovsky through LLC “Prestige Group”. At the same time, TRK NBM has a subsidiary company TRK NBM-Zaporizhzhia. LLC Prestige Group and its director Oleksandr Adamenko are founders of LLC "TV Broadcasting Company “Expres Inform TV”, which specialises in TV production. Both companies that own 5 Channel (“Prime Assets Capital” and “Prestige Group”) are founders of the TV channel called “TRT” (Truskavets).

Individual Owner

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Facts

General Information

Founding Year

2003

Founder

Petro Poroshenko

Affiliated Interests Founder

Petro Poroshenko, born on 26 September 1965 in Odessa region, he holds a PhD from the Faculty of International Relations at Kyiv National T. G. Shevchenko University. Poroshenko is a Ukrainian businessman and politician. Since 2014 he is the fifth President of Ukraine.

Ceo

Ivan Adamchuk, Chief Executive Officer

Affiliated Interests Ceo

Member of the General Assembly of the Industrial TV Committee (ІТC), Director Deputy of TRK “Expres-Inform”, headed by Oleksandr Adamchuk.

Editor-In-Chief

Volodymyr Mzhelskiy, Editor-in-Chief of the channel

Affiliated Interests Editor-In-Chief

The head of LLC “5 Channel TV” has LLC “Prestige Group” among its founders. Through the latter, Vladislav Liasovskiy owns 10% of the satellite broadcasting. On behalf of his name, the 5 Channel was awarded “Man of the Year - 2015” in the “Information-News V Channel of the Year” category.

Other Important People

Yuriy Stets

Affiliated Interests other important people

Yuriy Stets – Former General Producer of the Channel, currently Minister of Information Policy of Ukraine

Contact

Address: 04176, Kyiv,

Electrykiv Street, 26,

(044) 239-16-86

(044) 351-77-20

e-mail: secretary@5.ua ,

www.5.ua

Financial Information

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Operating Profit (in Mill. $)

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Further Information

Headlines

5 канал – уже не «канал чесних новин» (ОНОВЛЕНО)
http://ru.telekritika.ua/rinok/2015-02-26/104253
Ведучий 5-го каналу заявив про звільнення і звинуватив канал у виплаті «чорних» зарплат
http://osvita.mediasapiens.ua/tv_radio/1411981046/veduchiy_5go_kanalu_zayaviv_pro_zvilnennya_i_zvinuvativ_kanal_u_viplati_chornikh_zarplat/
5 канал відновлює проект «Кіно з Яніною Соколовою»
http://detector.media/production/article/114783/2016-04-29-5-kanal-vidnovlyue-proekt-kino-z-yaninoyu-sokolovoyu/

Meta Data

The TV channel does not provide information about the management structure on the website. The MOM request was ignored, thus the information on the Channel’s management was gathered from open sources. Besides, the Editor-in-Chief was last mentioned in March 2016, and on the website in 2015.
No financial information is available as it is a commercial secret.

Sources

Unified state register of the Ministry of justice of legal entities, individual entrepreneurs and civic formations. Retrieved in August 2016, from https://usr.minjust.gov.ua/

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