PowerQUOTE’s relationship with eSignal will focus on meeting the needs of active traders and individual investors by offering eSignal’s products and services backed by PowerQUOTE’s product and technical support.“This arrangement with PowerQUOTE is a significant achievement for both companies and will serve the investment community of Brazil well,” said Chuck Thompson, president of eSignal. “With its solid reputation and strong financial and educational expertise, PowerQUOTE is an ideal partner to help us build a loyal, sophisticated eSignal client base in Brazil.” About Interactive Data Corporation: Interactive Data Corporation (NYSE: IDC) is a trusted leader in financial information. Thousands of financial institutions and active traders, as well as hundreds of software and service providers, subscribe to our fixed income evaluations, reference data, real-time market data, trading infrastructure services, fixed income analytics, desktop solutions and web-based solutions. Interactive Data’s offerings can help clients around the world with mission-critical functions, including portfolio valuation, regulatory compliance, risk management, electronic trading and wealth management. Interactive Data is headquartered in Bedford, Massachusetts and has more than 2,400 employees in offices worldwide. Pearson plc (NYSE: PSO; LSE: PSON), an international media company, is Interactive Data’s majority stockholder. For more information, please visit www.interactivedata.com About eSignal: eSignal ( www.eSignal.com), Interactive Data Corporation’s (NYSE: IDC) desktop solutions business, is a leading global provider of financial and business information to professional traders and active individual traders. Building on a legacy of 25 years of delivering time-sensitive financial information, eSignal provides streaming, real-time market data, news and analytics. About PowerQUOTE: PowerQUOTE ( www.powerquote.com.br) specializes in cutting-edge technology solutions for better management of capital investment and financial markets. PowerQUOTE provides financial market technical analysis software and professional analysis courses tailored for investors in financial markets.
eSignal, a division of Interactive Data Corporation (NYSE: IDC) and a leading provider of streaming, real-time financial market data, news, analytics and decision-support tools for professional and individual traders, today announced its relationship with PowerQUOTE, a leading Brazilian financial analysis and education firm, to offer eSignal products and services, with PowerQUOTE’s Portuguese-language support, to the Brazilian marketplace. Under terms of the agreement, PowerQUOTE will market five eSignal products throughout Brazil. The eSignal products and services included in the collaboration are: