FluentMedia Partners with Financial Times for Global Content

Mar 04, 2003

FluentMedia, a content-licensing agency of Tribune Company, has broadened its supply of international news and commentary with the addition of the Financial Times to its list of information providers. Effective immediately, customers of FluentMedia will receive articles from the Financial Times as part of their daily filtered newsfeeds. FluentMedia licenses editorial content to corporate clients for use on their intranets, extranets, and public marketing sites. Its daily feeds will now feature custom-filtered full-text articles from all worldwide editions of the Financial Times. This represents more than 300 articles a day from the newspaper's London, U.S., European, and Asian-based editions. FluentMedia customers will also receive content posted throughout the day on the FT.com Web site, including Web-only features and articles published between editions of the newspaper. This robust online feed includes over 100 stories, bringing the daily collection of FT stories to approximately 400. Financial Times joins a list of international sources whose content is available through FluentMedia. These include The Wall Street Journal, Associated Press, the Economist Intelligence Unit, and COMTEX. FluentMedia also draws news articles from the foreign bureaus of the Los Angeles Times, Washington Post, Chicago Tribune, USA TODAY, Baltimore Sun, and other U.S. newspapers.

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