NEW YORK, NY -- (MARKET WIRE) -- 07/29/05 --
The Viacom Television Stations Digital Media Group has partnered with FinancialContent, Inc. (FCON - news) to bring online financial data to its newly designed CBS station websites as part of the previously announced "Always On" digital media initiative. FinancialContent will give Viacom Television Station's website users access to online financial data including stock quotes and charts, SEC filings, corporate profiles, world market indices, historical data, financial tools and more to each of the Viacom Television Station Group's websites.
Visitors to each of the newly designed and re-launched websites will now have access to current, local business information on the station's homepage. FinancialContent's information will be supported by each television station's broadcast and broadband video business updates, creating a very unique and powerfully informative financial and business portal.
"Viacom Television Stations Digital Media Group achieved continuity in regional customization across their network of broadcast television websites by working with FinancialContent," said Wing Yu, CEO of FinancialContent, Inc. "Our comprehensive suite of financial data and tools provides the highest quality of financial news and information available to this group of websites."
"In today's quickly evolving business world, it is more important than ever for us to provide the most accurate, real-time information to our users," said Jonathan Leess, President and General Manager, Viacom Television Stations Digital Media Group. "The integration of our station's local business reports with the financial information that FinancialContent can provide serves as a valuable resource to our local consumers."