CNBC Launches Web Site


CNBC launched, a Web site dedicated to business and financial news and analysis.

An extension of the network’s television coverage, the site features more than 15,000 live streaming and on-demand business videos, with postings of at least 75 new videos per day. Videos will be produced at the company’s all-digital studio in Englewood Cliffs, N.J., in conjunction with CNBC Asia and CNBC Europe.

“We offer unprecedented quantities of video, information, data and opinion,” vice president Meredith Stark said in a prepared statement. “And we've built the pathways to make it all easily accessible and relevant to our viewers. Every aspect of the site is visibly tagged and searchable so our viewers can customize the business universe to their particular needs, whether it's following their own investment portfolio or targeted companies and industry sectors.” will air three to eight hours daily of live programming, as well as a live newscast, Market in a Minute, at the top and bottom of each hour from 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. (EST). The newscast features CNBC anchors Maria Bartiromo, Bill Griffeth, Joe Kernen, Sue Herera, Erin Burnett, Carl Quintanilla and Beck Quick, among others. will also host industry blogs by CNBC anchors and reporters.

In addition, through CNBC Plus, a premium offering, viewers will have access to live real-time streams of CNBC's Business Day programming (4 a.m.-6 p.m.) in the United States and from CNBC Europe and CNBC Asia. CNBC Plus will have a charter subscription fee of $9.95 per month.