NORWALK, Conn., Sept. 9, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FactSet Research Systems Inc. (NYSE:FDS) (Nasdaq:FDS), a leading provider of financial information and analytical applications to the global investment community, has relocated its California office from San Mateo to San Francisco. Located on the 19 th and 20 th Floors at One Sansome Street in the North Financial District of San Francisco, the new office gives local financial professionals even easier access to FactSet's industry-leading client service, powerful financial analytics, and the broadest scope of data available. "We're very excited about our new location in the city," says Thomas Griffiths, Vice President, Regional Manager, West Coast Sales at FactSet. "The new office space has been designed to support our continued growth in the region and provides a modern, flexible work environment for current and future staff. I think it underscores our commitment to both our clients and our employees." FactSet established a West Coast presence 20 years ago with a San Mateo office in 1993. The relocation across the Bay affords FactSet with new opportunities to recruit top talent for software engineering, client support, and product development. The new space also provides an extremely collaborative environment in a dynamic section of San Francisco for FactSet's experienced team to continue providing industry-leading support to our West Coast clients. Effective September 9, FactSet's new California address will be: One Sansome Street – Floor 19 San Francisco, CA 94104 About FactSet FactSet Research Systems Inc. combines integrated financial information, analytical applications, and client service to enhance the workflow and productivity of the global investment community. The Company, headquartered in Norwalk, Connecticut, was formed in 1978 and now conducts operations along with its affiliates from more than twenty-eight locations worldwide, including Boston, New York, Chicago, San Francisco, London, Amsterdam, Frankfurt, Paris, Milan, Hyderabad, Mumbai, Dubai, Manila, Tokyo, Hong Kong, and Sydney. To learn more about FactSet, visit www.factset.com and follow us on Twitter: www.twitter.com/factset .
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