NEW YORK, April 5, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- El Financiero|Bloomberg TV, a Spanish-language business and financial news service, is now available on Sling TV, allowing subscribers in the United States to watch it on a wide variety of devices, Bloomberg announced today. This is El Financiero|Bloomberg TV's first carriage deal with a top-tier pay-TV provider in the U.S.
Sling TV has added El Financiero|Bloomberg TV to "Best of Spanish TV," providing access to the Mexico-based business news channel via televisions, tablets, game consoles, computers, smartphones and other streaming devices.
El Financiero|Bloomberg TV features the 24-hour global business and financial news from Bloomberg TV U.S., with Spanish closed captioning, plus eight hours daily of original reporting and analysis by some of Mexico's leading journalists on the business and political environment in México and Latin America. The channel represents a strategic alliance between the award-winning Bloomberg TV and El Financiero, Mexico's leading economic and business news platform.
"We appreciate Sling TV's goal to provide relevant programming to a broad mix of Spanish speaking viewers. The Hispanic-American audience is growing rapidly and wants Spanish-language content delivered over sophisticated technology, said Josh Rucci, general manager and global head of Bloomberg Media Distribution. "Through El Financiero|Bloomberg TV on Sling TV, they can get market-moving business and financial news and insights on global and regional developments."
Now, the channel is live on Sling TV's 'Best of Spanish TV service', which is available for $10 per month on a standalone basis. The channel is also available as part of the Best of Spanish TV Extra, a $5 per month add-on to a Sling Orange and/or Sling Blue subscription.
Bloomberg Television is a global business and financial television network, available in more than 437 million households worldwide in more than 200 countries and territories. Bloomberg TV is also delivered via the Bloomberg Professional service (The Terminal), which guides the world's business and financial leaders with indispensable real-time data, news, and analysis. Leveraging the content, resources and infrastructure of Bloomberg TV, Bloomberg is also a leading source of global digital business video.
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