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Bloomberg Television Debuts ‘On the Move with Francine Lacqua’

August 31, 2010

  Bloomberg Television Debuts 'On the Move with Francine Lacqua'

 New Weekday Program Expands upon Bloomberg Television's Leading European and
                         Asian Business News Coverage

Business Wire

NEW YORK & LONDON -- August 31, 2010

Bloomberg Television, the global 24-hour business and financial news network,
today announced the launch of "On the Move with Francine Lacqua," airing
weekdays from 9-10 AM CET. Hosted by Bloomberg Television anchor and senior
correspondent Francine Lacqua, "On the Move" provides comprehensive coverage
of market openings across Europe, breaking news from Asia, and live reporting
on the stories most impacting business around the globe.

"Francine's unparalleled access to top business and political leaders gives
our viewers competitive insight into the markets and the business day ahead,"
said Brian Martinez, International Managing Director, Bloomberg Television.
"'On the Move' will be there for the high level conversations with news makers
that impact the economy."

"On the Move" is part of Bloomberg Television's in-depth offering of business
and financial news programming from state-of-the-art studio facilities in
London. The program joins "The Pulse with Andrea Catherwood" (10-12 AM CET),
"Global Connection with Linzie Janis" (6-7 AM CET) and "Countdown with Maryam
Nemazee" (7-9 AM CET), which take viewers through pre-market movements to
real-time European and Asian market activity and breaking news coverage.
Bloomberg Television is the largest business network in the region, with
distribution to more than 150 million households across Europe, the Middle
East and Africa.

Host Francine Lacqua, who joined Bloomberg in 2000, has covered numerous
high-profile international events for the network including the World Economic
Forum and IMF, G20 and OPEC meetings. Lacqua will be joined daily by members
of Bloomberg Television's seasoned markets desk team, including reporters Mark
Barton, Judith Bogner and Manus Cranny.

"I'm extremely excited about the opportunity to bring my show out of the
studio and give viewers a chance to see the news from where it's happening,"
said Francine Lacqua. “Our team will be working to convey a complete picture
of how political, economic and world events are affecting the markets.”

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