CNBC (officially the Consumer News and Business Channel until 1991) is a satellite and cable television business news channel in the U.S. , owned and operated by NBC Universal. The network and its international spinoffs cover business headlines and provide live coverage of financial markets. The combined reach of CNBC and its siblings is 390 million viewers around the world. In 2007, the network was ranked as the 19th most valuable cable channel in the U.S. , worth roughly $4 billion.
CNBC Europe is a business and financial news television channel, the pan-European sister station of CNBC. The network is owned and operated by NBC Universal and headquartered in London, where it shares the Adrian Smith-designed 10 Fleet Place building with Dow Jones. As the most viewed pan-European financial TV channel according to the 2007 EMS survey, the broadcaster reaches over 100 million households across the continent.
CNBC Asia is a business news channel in Asia. A subsidiary of NBC Universal, it is the Asian service of the Consumer News and Business Channel. Its programmes originate out of from Singapore and Sydney and has bureaus in Tokyo and Hong Kong.
CNBC Arabiya is the only 24-hour Arabic language financial and business information television channel. It covers regional and international affairs from an Arab economic perspective. CNBC Arabiya's daily program schedule features the region's business news summary, including regional stock market summary, regional corporate news, news about women in business, news about green businesses, and personal finance.
CNBC Latin America is a business TV channel from NBC Universal and Dow Jones that retransmits programs from CNBC and CNBC World to Latin America. CNBC World itself retransmits programs from CNBC Europe and CNBC Asia.
CNBC World is a business news channel operated in the United States by NBC Universal. The channel broadcasts programs from CNBC's international channels. Specifically, the entire business day schedules of CNBC Europe and CNBC Asia (except for Trading Matters and the first airing of Australia This Week) are simulcasted. Several other pre-taped shows from CNBC's different international channels (e.g. CNBC TV18) can also be seen on the channel.
CNBC Pakistan is Pakistan's 24-hour bilingual Urdu and English language business and news channel which reports financial and business information, presenting in-depth and up-to-the-minute coverage of regional and international affairs from a Pakistani economic perspective. CNBC Pakistan was founded in 2004 by CNBC Asia to broaden their reach into Pakistan's expanding capital markets, and inaugurated by the Pakistan's former Prime Minister Shaukat Aziz.
CNBC-TV18 is a business news channel broadcast in India based in Mumbai. The channel was launched in India on December 7, 1999 and recently finished 10 years of its broadcast operations. It was the first business news channel launched in India and is still the leads that genre. The channel's coverage extends from corporate news, financial markets coverage, expert perspective on investing and management to industry verticals and beyond.
CNBC Africa is a television service for Sub-Saharan Africa which was launched by CNBC and Africa Business News Limited on June 1, 2007. CNBC Africa is headquartered in Sandton, Johannesburg. Initially, CNBC Africa will have bureaus in Nairobi, Abuja and Lagos, Cape Town and London. The channel will produce 9 hours local programming per business day.
Class CNBC (formerly CFN/CNBC) is a business and financial news television channel broadcast in Italy. It is essentially an Italian language version of CNBC Europe, albeit with a major focus on the Italian financial markets.
TVN CNBC Biznes is a business and financial news channel in Poland, launched on September 3, 2007. It is part of TVN Group which is the television arm of ITI Group (Grupa ITI), the largest Polish media company. The channel's main newsroom and studio are located at the Media Business Centre building in Warsaw along with many of ITI's other media holdings. TVN CNBC's Programming Director is Roman Młodkowski. He's a veteran presenter and journalist originally from TVN.