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Bloomberg Television Strengthens EMEA Presenting Team

March 20, 2013

LONDON — Bloomberg Television today announces Anna Edwards has
joined the network as a new London-based co-anchor of
’Countdown’ with Mark Barton.

Prior to joining Bloomberg, Edwards spent eight years at CNBC
Europe co-presenting ’Squawk Box Europe’, ’Capital Connection’,
’European Closing Bell’ and ’Europe Tonight’. Most recently she
was presenting ’World Business Today’ on CNN International.

Malcolm Fried, head of Bloomberg Television in Europe says:
“Before pursuing her career in business and financial news
broadcasting, Anna was an equity analyst at UBS. She brings a
high level of analysis and perspective to her reporting and has
a great deal of relevant experience. Anna is a strong addition
to the Bloomberg Television presenting team here in Europe
having covered many major global economic and financial events,
interviewed countless business leaders and her experience of
reporting on the rapidly moving developments in the markets will
enhance our current output.”

’Countdown’ airs on Bloomberg Television from 6am – 8am (UK)
offering weekday commentary on the markets, analysing the close
of the Asia business day while looking ahead as the markets open
in Europe.

Follow Anna Edwards on Twitter @AnnaEdwardsNews

About Bloomberg Television
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and Virgin Media channel 609. Bloomberg Television offers
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