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2010-04-30 09:23:00

NEW YORK, April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Good news about corporate earnings in April was counterbalanced by mixed news about jobs and concern about the Greek economic crisis, causing the Dow Jones Economic Sentiment Indicator to slip to 38.3 from 39.4 in March. The indicator was also pulled down by coverage of the Securities and Exchange Commission's lawsuit against Goldman Sachs and Congressional testimony focusing on the company's role in the financial crisis of 2007 and 2008.

2010-04-21 08:00:00

NEW YORK, April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- The majority (60 percent) of compliance and payments industry executives believe the new SWIFT cover payments rule MT202 COV raised the standard of sanctions compliance, but many also credit it with increased workloads and costs as well as mounting concerns over duplicate alerts and data quality, according to surveys conducted by Dow Jones.

2010-04-21 03:00:00

NEW YORK, April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- For the first time, traders, quantitative analysts and asset managers can analyze complex patterns within market-moving Dow Jones news to develop predictive and profitable trading strategies.

2010-04-08 08:53:00

NEW YORK, April 8 /PRNewswire/ -- The Wall Street Journal Professional Edition launched today to consumers, combining the unparalleled news coverage and analysis of The Wall Street Journal with the global business and news sources from Dow Jones Factiva and the worldwide network of Dow Jones Newswires.

2010-04-05 04:00:00

NEW YORK, April 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Dow Jones and FactSet today announced the launch of Dow Jones Investment Banker on FactSet.

2010-03-31 09:51:00

NEW YORK, March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Better-than-expected regional business news along with small improvements in several national economic measures provided enough bright spots in a month with decidedly mixed economic news to help drive the Dow Jones Economic Sentiment Indicator (ESI) up in March to 39.4, a modest, but promising, increase from 38.1 in February.

2010-03-28 09:14:39

Rupert Murdoch's News International said Friday that the Times and The Sunday Times will become the first British newspapers to charge readers to access all online content in June.

2010-03-15 13:29:00

BETHESDA, Md., March 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --Ten distinguished cyber security reporters received the 2010 Top Journalist Award at the RSA Conference in San Francisco.

2010-03-15 09:00:00

THOUSAND OAKS, Calif., March 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Xirrus®, the Wi-Fi "Power Play" that delivers the most coverage, bandwidth, and user density in the industry has been ranked by The Wall Street Journal 3rd among technology-based venture-backed companies and 9th among all venture-backed companies, showing once again the strength of their leadership team and continued growth in Wi-Fi networking.

2010-03-03 10:00:00

NEW YORK, March 3 /PRNewswire/ -- As commercial real estate follows the ill-fated footsteps of the residential market, financial services firms flounder, and media outlets struggle, the Dow Jones Daily Bankruptcy Review Restructuring & Turnaround Summit will provide actionable insights into the opportunities, risks and rewards of investing in these troubled industries.

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