Live Briefs® PRO Premium Multi-Asset Class Financial News to Enhance S&P Capital IQ® Global Platform

BETHESDA, Md.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–MT Newswires, a division of MidnightTrader, Inc., is today pleased to announce an agreement with S&P Capital IQ, a division of McGraw Hill Financial (NYSE: MHFI), making their Live Briefs PRO North American newswire service available across the S&P Capital IQ platform. MT Newswires delivers insightful, multi-asset class coverage of developed capital markets and economies globally. The Live Briefs® PRO service will bolster S&P Capital IQ’s existing suite of capabilities, providing users with an innovative, cost-effective option for real-time market news.

S&P Capital IQ is a leading provider of multi-asset class focused content, data, analytics and tools that are utilized daily by institutional market professionals, corporations and universities worldwide. With a broad array of offerings, including S&P Capital IQ, Real-Time Workstation, ClariFI, Global Credit Portal, MarketScope Advisor and Valuations Portal, users can easily track performance, generate alpha, identify new market opportunities and perform risk analysis.

“We continually seek to improve and cultivate high-quality data and research for our users,” says Michael Prospero, Director of Current Awareness Content at S&P Capital IQ. “Our partnership with MT Newswires enables our users to access valuable real-time content to help streamline investment decisions.”

Live Briefs® PRO North America provides professional grade, real-time coverage and analysis of the U.S. and Canadian markets to an international audience of investment professionals. It reports daily on thousands of NYSE, NASDAQ, TSX and TSXV-listed companies, including economic news and trading activity in all major asset classes, ranging from equities, exchange-traded funds (ETF) and commodities to FX and fixed-income instruments. Live Briefs PRO will be distributed across all S&P Capital IQ channels, including desktop and real-time.

“We’re very pleased to offer S&P Capital IQ clients a better alternative in premium, multi-asset class financial news,” offers Brooks McFeely, MT Newswires’ founder and president. “The Live Briefs PRO North American newswire will be a great compliment to S&P Capital IQ’s innovative data, research and analytics solutions for the world’s financial community.”

About MT Newswires

MT Newswires, a division of MidnightTrader, Inc., is a leading source of original, forward-looking, multi-asset class news and analysis of developed capital markets and economies globally. The Live Briefs news services are offered on most of the leading wealth management, research and trading platforms in North America and Europe. Visit www.mtnewswires.com or contact Business Development at 888-559-0073, ext. 3, to learn more about MT Newswires and the Live Briefs news services.

About S&P Capital IQ

S&P Capital IQ, a part of McGraw Hill Financial (NYSE:MHFI), is a leading provider of multi-asset class and real time data, research and analytics to institutional investors, such as investment and commercial banks, investment advisors and wealth managers, and corporations and universities around the world. S&P Capital IQ provides a broad suite of capabilities designed to help track performance, generate alpha, and identify new trading and investment ideas, and perform risk analysis and mitigation strategies. Through leading desktop solutions such as the S&P Capital IQ, Global Credit Portal and MarketScope Advisor platforms; enterprise solutions such as Standard & Poor’s Securities Evaluations and Compustat®; and research offerings, including Leveraged Commentary and Data, Global Market Intelligence, and company and fund research, S&P Capital IQ sharpens financial intelligence into the wisdom today’s investors need. For more information, visit www.spcapitaliq.com.