FinancialContent Launches Beta Directory of Financial Podcasts at

SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(MARKET WIRE) - August 16, 2005 -- FinancialContent, Inc. (OTCBB: FCON) today announced the beta launch of the directory of financial podcasts at The website will be positioned as the Internet's premier destination to find, subscribe to, and publish financial podcasts.

Podcasts are recorded audio MP3 files that can be played online, downloaded to a computer and transferred to an iPod or other portable audio MP3 players. represents a unique initiative by FinancialContent to aggregate financial podcasts and to organize them by ticker symbols and by business sectors. will feature profiles of financial podcasters as well as reviews of podcasting events, software, hardware and other podcasting-related products and services. is encouraging its beta-testers to provide feedback about their experiences with the website and to suggest ways to enhance the overall service.

" will be more than a directory of financial podcasts," said Wing Yu, CEO of FinancialContent. "Our goals are to build a community where both individual and professional investors can find compelling audio content and to empower financial podcasters with the venue to broaden their reach and to build a global audience base." will stay in beta mode through the next few weeks before its formal launch in September.

" is very excited to be involved with the initiative at," said Todd Hickman, co-host of the popular business radio show. "The team has built a very informative and user-friendly website that lets listeners find a good mix of independent financial podcasts along with programs produced by large media companies." welcomes inquiries from the podcasting community, podcast service providers, advertisers and other potential partners.

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