Last updated on: 11/14/2014 | Author: ProCon.org

Bloomberg Biography

Position:
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Reasoning:

No position found as of Nov. 14, 2014

Theoretical Expertise Ranking:
Media and Academic Journals
Mainstream print, broadcast, radio, and internet media entities such as the New York Times, CNN, ABC News, National Public Radio, Slate.com, Seattlepi.com, etc., as well as influential academic journals such as the Journal of the American Medical Association, Quarterly Journal of Economics, Foreign Policy, etc.
Description:

“The company was founded in 1982 and within 10 years had over 10,000 customers for the Bloomberg Professional service, a ground breaking private network with data, analytics and other financial information. In the same decade, Bloomberg launched Bloomberg News and opened offices around the world.

Subscriptions to the Bloomberg Professional service skyrocketed in the next decade and the company launched Bloomberg Tradebook and Bloomberg.com.

This past decade saw the development of technological advances in key products and services such as email and instant messaging that have made the Bloomberg Professional service the leading choice of more than 320,000 business and financial professionals globally.

Today, Bloomberg is applying its extensive data, news and technology to offer new tools in the fields of government, law, energy and sports. The company’s hallmark, innovation and a passion for getting things right, remains strong and is the inspiration behind Bloomberg’s award-winning products and solutions.”

“History,” Bloomberg.com (accessed Nov. 14, 2014)

Mission:

“Bloomberg News strives to be the most influential source of reporting on economies, markets, companies, industries and governments 24 hours a day, 365 days a year with complete context, perspective and precision. We are dedicated to reporting the truth, without concern for any interest except the public interest and the information needs of our readers and subscribers. We are factual, fair and unbiased because our readers must have total confidence in us.”

“Bloomberg News Mission Statement,” Bloomberg.com (accessed Nov. 14, 2014)

Other:
Privately held financial software and news company