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Getting Bloomberg TV in the UK

Looking to get Bloomberg TV, the business and finance channel? We let you know how to receive this channel.

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Bloomberg's TV service provides 24 hour a day business and financial news. In the UK, we get Bloomberg Europe, broadcast from studios in London

Bloomberg Europe brings breaking news, stock quotes, data analysis and special reports of interest to Europe's business community.

Bloomberg TV is available on satellite and cable in the UK, as well as online at



Digital TV services offering the Bloomberg Europe TV channel:

TV Service
Channel offered
Sky Digital


Bloomberg is available on Sky Channel 502.

To get Sky, you'll need to have a satellite dish installed and get a set-top box. To become a Sky customer, you need to sign up to a monthly subscription, and Sky will install the box and dish for you. Note that Bloomberg is one of the subscription-free channels on Sky, so you can watch Bloomberg on a Sky box without paying a subscription.

More details on our Sky Digital Explored page. To get Sky, go to

Virgin Media

Bloomberg is available on Virgin Channel 609.

Virgin Media uses special fibre-optic cables. You need to be in a cable area, get a special set-top box, and sign up to a monthly subscription.

More on our Virgin Media page. To see if you're in a cable area, go to


Bloomberg is available on Freesat Channel 208.

Freesat is a subscription-free satellite TV service. You'll need a satellite dish and set-top box

More on our Freesat page


Freeview is delivered to set-top boxes via a TV aerial. Boxes cost from £20, and no subscription is required.

More on our Freeview Explained page

TalkTalk TV

TalkTalk TV is available in parts of the UK, and uses your existing phone line to deliver digital TV to your home. This is a subscription service.

More details at, or on our TalkTalk TV page

BT Vision

BT Vision gets live TV via a TV aerial and gets movies plus extra TV and Sport content via your Broadband connection. BT Vision comes with a powerful hard-disk recorder and is available to BT's broadband customers.

More on our BT Vision Review page or at

Top Up TV Anytime

Top Up TV Anytime uses a TV aerial to get live TV channels, and the special set-top box records extra TV programmes overnight, that you can watch over the next seven days. This is a subscription service.

More on our Top Up TV Anytime page


Need any help with digital TV? Try our Digital TV Help section.


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