We heard about this in August from a few sources but the press release has made it official. Bolling has jumped teams. This is a great add for Fox. Here’s the press release

Independent trader Eric Bolling has joined FOX Business Network (FBN) as a contributor, announced Kevin Magee, Executive Vice President, FOX News.

In making the announcement, Magee said, “We’re looking forward to Eric serving in a number of roles on FBN. Eric brings over twenty years of Wall Street trading experience and we’re thrilled to have him join our team.”

Bolling added, “I’m very proud to join FBN and have the opportunity to bring my market expertise to the network.”

Currently, Bolling serves as an independent trader based from his office at the New York Mercantile Exchange (NYMEX), the world’s largest trading center for energy, where he specializes in trading a variety of commodities including crude oil, gold and agricultural commodities. He also actively trades equities, options and derivatives in various forms and is a member of IntercontinentalExchange (ICE), the NYMEX and the Commodities Exchange of New York. For five years, Bolling served on the NYMEX’s Board of Directors, and subsequently acted as a strategic advisor there.

Previously, Bolling was a CNBC contributor for two years, including his stint as a panelist on Fast Money, where he offered expertise on a wide range of investments.

FOX Business Network (FBN) is a financial news channel delivering real-time information across all platforms that impact both Main Street and Wall Street. Headquartered in New York—the business capital of the world—FBN launched in October 2007 and is available in more than 30 million homes in major markets across the United States. Owned by News Corp, the network has bureaus in Chicago, Los Angeles, Silicon Valley, Washington, DC and London. On the web at www.foxbusiness.com.

If they can get Erin Burnett too I will be in heaven. Combine Erin with Alexis Glick on Fox and you have the finest set of financial anchors on TV.

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