04/01/2008 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Fox Business Poaches Bloomberg Anchor

Brian Sullivan, a longtime anchor for Bloomberg Television, is expected to join the Fox Business Network, two industry sources said on Monday.

The move is significant because it would represent only the second time that the new Fox network, which came on the air in October, has hired away an anchor from another business channel. Liz Claman, an anchor from CNBC, joined Fox last fall. The sources requested anonymity because they were not authorized to speak publicly about the situation.

It is unclear what time period Mr. Sullivan would handle for Fox Business, which relies on a dual-anchor format during the day. A Fox spokeswoman did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

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