Only free iPad App to offer real-time stock quotes from NYSE & NASDAQ before, during and after market hours

Englewood Cliffs, NJ, December 7, 2010 - CNBC, first in business worldwide, today announced the launch of the CNBC Real-Time iPad App. The CNBC Real-Time iPad App gives users access to live, real-time stock quotes - before, during and after market hours, directly from both the New York Stock Exchange and NASDAQ Marketplace. Additionally, the App offers breaking news alerts and access to top CNBC video clips including the latest CEO interviews and market updates via CNBC video on demand. The CNBC Real-Time iPad App also allows users the ability to create and track their favorite company stocks live, in real-time and interact with a custom CNBC Ticker.

“The CNBC Real-Time iPad App brings the power of CNBC to the iPad in an engaging, highly-interactive and visually rich experience,” said Scott Drake, Vice President, CNBC Digital. “We are proud to announce this latest addition to our extensivesuite of digital financial products which ensure the real-time data, news and analysis investors care about are available to them across multiple platforms when and where they need it.”

CNBC Real-Time iPad App features include:

Live, Real-Time Stock Quotes and Charts

Real-Time streaming stock quotes accompanied with company specific news, related video, profiles, returns and key metrics.

Real-Time & Historical Interactive Charts that offer custom timeframes from one day to five years, including pre- & post-market trading.

Advanced Charting features including Index Comparisons & Technical Indicators.

Unique Personalized Stock Watchlists

“My Stocks” - users can create and track their favorite company stocks live, in real-time, with access to integrated charts and related news headlines.

CNBC Real-Time Personal Ticker

Users can set up a custom CNBC Ticker with a playlist of favorite stocks - or choose from “CNBC Stocks to Watch,” “Indices” and “Top Headlines/Videos” lists.

CNBC’s Exclusive Breaking News Alerts & Video

CNBC’s global editorial team pushes breaking news alerts direct to the CNBC Real-Time iPad App, keeping users completely informed on what is moving the markets.

New videos available on demand daily from CNBC, CNBC Europe & CNBC Asia.

Unparalleled Market Data

Pre-Markets - offered twenty-four hours a day with key pre-market indicators and index futures pricing.

Dow Impact -Analyze the stocks that drive the movement of the Dow Jones Industrial Average.

Global Stock Indexes, Currencies, Commodities & Bonds with historical treasury yield curves.

The CNBC Real-Time iPad App is available for free at Apple’s App Store.

CNBC introduced the highly successful CNBC Real-Time App for the iPhone in October 2009. Since launch, the CNBC Real-Time App has been downloaded close to one million times and ranked fourth on PC Magazine’s “The Top 40 Free iPhone Apps 2010” list.

About CNBC:
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