Rue resigns as News CFO

Stephen Rue to depart group in coming weeks, replacement named shortly.

Stephen Rue has reigned as chief financial officer of News Corp (NWS) Australia and will depart the company in coming weeks.

In a statement, News Corp Australia chief executive officer Julian Clarke said paid tribute to Mr Rue's "significant" contribution to the company over 17 years.

News Corp said it will announce a replacement for Mr Rue shortly.

News Corp Australia is the owner of Eureka Report.