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2010-11-09 19:00:00

HONG KONG, Nov. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Dow Jones today announced the appointment of Shirlene Tsui to Dow Jones Investment Banker's dedicated editorial team.

2010-11-07 19:00:00

HONG KONG, Nov. 7, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Dow Jones & Company opened its first colocation center in the Asia Pacific region to speed the delivery of its structured data originating from the region.

2010-11-01 09:00:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The Dow Jones Economic Sentiment Indicator (ESI) jumped 3.2 points to 43.9 in October, an unusually strong gain. In back-testing through 1990, election year Octobers averaged a 0.3 point rise.

2010-10-27 03:00:00

LONDON, Oct. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- A year after its introduction, the majority (78 percent) of compliance and payments industry executives believe the new SWIFT cover payments message MT202 COV is proving effective in reducing banks' exposure to money laundering or terrorist financing activities.

2010-10-25 06:00:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Venture investors put $5.5 billion into 662 deals for U.S.-based companies during the third quarter of 2010, a 5% drop in investment but a 2% increase in deals from the same period last year, according to Dow Jones VentureSource.

2010-10-19 04:00:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Supply chain executives can better manage risk with a new service from Dow Jones & Company that provides ongoing, active monitoring of a wide range of potential threats.

2010-10-12 08:00:00

NEW YORK, Oct. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Dow Jones VentureWire worked with ten seasoned venture capitalists and technology experts, to screen and select 50 technology companies that are leading in innovation and have demonstrated the potential for longevity and success.

2010-10-07 09:23:00


Word of the Day
  • One of the side scenes of the stage in a theater, or the space included between the side scenes.
  • The outside stock exchange, or “curb market,” of Paris.
  • A flute or groove on the blade of a sword.
  • A section of stage scenery placed in a wing of a theatre.
The word 'coulisse' comes from a French word meaning "sliding door".