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> What's New on Nexis > 2009 > New Sources

New News & Business Databases and Information Updates for the LexisNexis® Online Services

April-June 2009

Fresh Brewed Media from Comtext News Network, Inc. leverages market news, economic forces, trading trends and equity research to produce reports that identify specific tactics investors can use today. Fresh Brewed Media has a flexible reporting approach that adapts to the current and anticipated market environment with conservative hedged reports, alerts, and strategies tailored to a mainstream investor looking for an edge in uncertain markets.

LexisNexis released 7 sources from Close-Up Media, providing news and information to keep busy and influential professionals up-to-date on marketplace transactions, trends, mergers and acquisitions, legal and regulatory issues and emerging technologies. The new publications include:

LexisNexis continues to add influential blog content from Newstex to the LexisNexis services - over 235 new blogs in Q2 2009! LexisNexis now offers access to over 3,000 blogs! Newstex blogs are full-text posts from blogs across a wide variety of subjects including Business, Banking & Finance, Entertainment, Government & Politics, Marketing & Advertising, Media & Publishing, Computers & Technology and Medical & Health.

The addition of Zoom Company Information and Zoom People Information expands LexisNexis contacts database and executive listings and enhances coverage of existing products for sales and marketing professionals.

Business, financial and economic news is bolstered by the addition of the Financial Market Regulatory Wire. FMR Wire covers public statements, interviews and congressional testimony of key government officials who are responsible for the government's intervention in the financial markets crisis.

Regional newspapers provide relevant information and insight into their local areas (often not covered in other news sources) and LexisNexis added five sources from the UK:

Further strengthening LexisNexis presence in the United Kingdom, four new industrial sources from M2 Communications Ltd. :

Other new UK offerings include:

Adding to the French language collection Journal des Communes and Annales de la Voirie ofrom Victoires Edition offer legal and administrative information with a practical outlook for French local governments. And for those interested in keeping up with happenings in France without the benefit of speaking French, LexisNexis introduces NEWS Press, a news agency that gathers official press releases issued by French government and local authorities as well as European and international organizations.

German coverage increased through the addition of Aachener Nachrichten and Aachener Zeitung, covering business in the "Euregio" between Germany, Belgium and the Netherlands and the city and region around Aachen. Two other German additions from Behr's Vertag GmbH & Co. include Wer und Was Lohnhersteller, Lohnabfuller und Lohnabpacker; EURO PHARMA with a target market of Banking & Finance, Marketing & Public Relations and Pharmaceutical.

3 new banking and finance magazines from IPE International Publishers Ltd. covering Europe/UK and Asia were added:

In the world of television, LexisNexis expanded general news coverage through rollout of EuroNews transcripts including EuroNews - Italian, EuroNews - Spanish and EuroNews - Portugese.

From Austalia, APN Australian Newspaper sources are now available on LexisNexis. APN Australian Publishing offers the greatest reach and frequency of any publisher in the region. Its fast-growing portfolio includes 14 daily newspapers, more than 75 community publications and it is the largest regional magazine publisher in Queensland.

Expanding banking and finance coverage in Africa, Who Owns Whom shows the ownership of African companies covering more than 350 significant emerging empowerment groups, major listed and unlisted groups, state corporations, multinationals and their 12,500 underlying investments. It identifies parent, investment and percent holding in investment both directly and indirectly.

LexisNexis announced an agreement with ISI (Internet Securities Inc) to provide 39 weekly and daily sources covering Central, Eastern, European, Middle Eastern and Northern African countries. ISI is regarded as the market leader on business information for emerging markets worldwide.

LexisNexis coverage of China expands with the addition of Chinese Business News. Chinese Business News provides business, financial and economic news of interest to investors and business executives worldwide and is selected from the Chinese-language press and summarized in English. The focus is to provide news that is not already carried in the English-language press.

LexisNexis broadens its general news coverage in the Middle East with 20 new publications covering everything from news, politics, business, entertainment, health & beauty, sports, satire and more from Al Bawaba Group.

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