SIX will supply financial content to CNNMoney Switzerland, which will be launched on January 24, 2018
SIX will be the source for financial data for the new TV channel, website and social media channels of CNNMoney Switzerland, starting January 24, 2018. The Zurich-headquartered data vendor will supply financial content including market data and Switzerland’s leading stock index SMI. The content will be used across the CNNMoney Switzerland platforms. The partnership reflects the reputation of SIX as a premium data supplier, which counts other large media companies and search engines among its existing clients.
Robert Jeanbart, Division CEO SIX Financial Information, comments: “We welcome CNN’s expansion to Switzerland and are pleased that CNN selected SIX in our home market. As a specialist supplier of financial information, SIX is well positioned to be partner for CNNMoney Switzerland. I am pleased that this partnership will allow this new multimedia platform to offer their customers up-to-date and precise information, based on our high-quality and accurate data.”
Christophe Rasch, founder and CEO of CNNMoney Switzerland states: “The signature of this contract is a major step in setting up our editorial operations. SIX will provide us with key data to cover the Swiss stocks and indices and anticipate the coming trends on the market. Our reports on our website, on the social media platforms and on broadcast television will benefit from this high quality financial information.”
SIX operates the infrastructure underpinning the Swiss financial sector and offers a comprehensive range of services around the world in the fields of securities trading and settlement, financial information and payment transactions. The company is owned by its users (approximately 130 banks of various orientation and size). Its workforce of over 4,000 employees and presence in 25 countries throughout the world generated operating income of CHF 1.8 billion and a Group net profit of CHF 221.1 million in 2016.