NEW YORK — Bloomberg Tradebook, Bloomberg LP’s global agency broker, will host its first annual Trick-or-Trade Charity Day. Trading commissions will be donated to charities that support a diverse range of causes including, human services, youth development, the arts, healthcare and medical research.

WHEN Thursday, November 8th, 2012 @ Bloomberg LP 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. (open to media)

WHERE Bloomberg Tradebook 731 Lexington Avenue, 4th floor New York, NY 10022

ABOUT On behalf of their charities, celebrity ambassadors will be in the Bloomberg Tradebook offices throughout the trading day interacting directly with clients, who will be able to select which charity receives their firm’s commissions.

In the spirit of Halloween and to kick off Bloomberg’s giving season, the trading floor will be decorated and celebrities, Bloomberg employees, executives and clients will all be dressed in costume.

Charities and celebrity spokespeople expected to attend include:

-The Fresh Air Fund, Tiki Barber -Joyful Heart Foundation, Mariska Hargitay -Ronald McDonald House New York, Darryl Dawkins -The Actors Fund, Jerry Stiller

In light of Hurricane Sandy, which impacted so many people and businesses on the East Coast last week, a portion of the commissions generated at this year’s Trick-or-Trade event will be donated to hurricane relief efforts.

Please follow the festivities on Twitter by using #TrickorTrade.

MEDIA CONTACT Accredited members of the media who would like to attend, or have any questions about, this charity fundraiser should contact:

Sophie Fischman, Cognito Media for Bloomberg Tradebook +1 646 395 6300

ABOUT BLOOMBERG TRADEBOOK Bloomberg Tradebook is Bloomberg’s agency broker that partners with both the buy-side and sell-side to provide high-quality liquidity, market insight, and customized solutions based on innovative technologies. Founded in 1996, Bloomberg Tradebook, a FINRA Member, offers its customers trading solutions for equities, futures, options, and foreign exchange (FX) to actively manage complex trading strategies on more than 100 global exchanges.