NEW YORK — Bloomberg today announced a new weekly newsletter, Healthcare Finance, which analyzes industry news, events and trends for investors in the global healthcare market.

Bloomberg Brief Healthcare Finance contains data, analysis and insights from a wide range of Bloomberg specialists including analysts, legal professionals and journalists from Bloomberg Industries, Bloomberg Law, Bloomberg Government, Bloomberg BNA and Bloomberg News. These contributors assess the material impact of industry events, legal proceedings and news on pharmaceutical, biotech, medical device and healthcare services companies.

“Healthcare Finance gives readers a clear and concise overview of industry developments that could impact the profitability of healthcare companies and products,” said Ted Merz, executive editor of the Bloomberg Brief series. “Government regulations, new public health policies and the supplier market are just some of many things that influence an investment in the healthcare sector. It helps investors keep track of this complex and growing industry.”

Healthcare Finance offers exclusive features such as a comprehensive catalyst calendar, prescription data, short- interest trends, patent litigation tracker, investment analysis and an overview of upcoming news-making events for the week ahead.

The Healthcare Finance Brief joins 16 others that cover diverse topics and together count more than 185,000 subscribers. All Bloomberg Briefs combine proprietary news, market data, and analytics with industry-specific commentary from business leaders, economists, strategists, policy makers and researchers.

Bloomberg Briefs are available to subscribers of the Bloomberg Professional service, for no additional fee, at {BRIEF GO}. Non- Bloomberg subscribers can subscribe to specific Briefs at www.bloombergbriefs.com. For more information, please contact Nick Ferris, the global business manager for Bloomberg Brief, at nferris2@bloomberg.net.

About Bloomberg Brief

Bloomberg Brief is a newsletter publishing division of Bloomberg LP, the premier source of data and analytics in the financial world. The division publishes both daily and weekly electronic newsletters. Subscribers to the Bloomberg Professional service have access to all the Bloomberg Brief titles. Individual subscriptions as well as enterprise licenses for group subscriptions are also available to non-Bloomberg users. Visit www.bloombergbriefs.com for more information.

Media Contacts

Vera Newhouse, vnewhouse@bloomberg.net, +1 212 617 6420 (US)

Natalie Harland, nharland1@bloomberg.net, +44 20 3525 8820 (EMEA)

Belina Tan, belina.tan@bloomberg.net, +65 6231 3637 (ASIA)

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