Editors' Note: The "Download Now" link directs you to the iTunes App Store, where you must continue the download process. You must have iTunes installed in order to open the link, and you must have an active iTunes account to download the application. This download may not be available in some countries.
The world of finance is sober, serious business--more so if your stocks or industry is struggling through a waning economy. Financial headlines, a ticker finder, and a fleshed-out index of world markets add up to make Bloomberg's native application for the iPhone and iPod Touch the window into Wall Street. A dark application, Bloomberg contains a read-only newsfeed and statistics on various exchanges in global markets. Highs, lows, and a graph of yearlong performance are displayed for each exchange--further charts and tables are available for industry and stock movers.
To discover individual stock performance, users simply enter the company name into the stock finder, which also keeps a short-term history of your past queries. Even better, entering stocks and your share holdings into the My Stocks folder creates a personalized portfolio you can watch for daily fluctuation.
More than 280,000 professionals around the world trust Bloomberg to give them accurate and timely information about the world's financial markets. News- Read the news that is moving the markets. Stories are selected by Bloomberg editors as the most important of the day. Market Data- Find the latest information on the major world equity markets. Drill down to see which industries and which stocks are driving index. Watch Lists- Stay on top of you stock holdings. Enter your stocks and number held. Bloomberg will display the current price, change and market value of you holdings. Stock Pricing- Get the latest information on any listed stock. Bloomberg will display the latest market data and news for the stock.
What's new in this version:
Version 2.9.14 added Chinese CSI 300 stock index and active futures contract, ICE ECX EUA carbon emissions futures contract, and includes minor fixes and user interface enhancements.