Stockgroup Information Systems Inc.
OTC Bulletin Board : SWEB

Stockgroup Information Systems Inc.

November 02, 2007 09:00 ET

Raymond James Signs Agreement with Stockgroup to Help Financial Advisors Better Serve Clients

NEW YORK, NEW YORK--(Marketwire - Nov. 2, 2007) - Stockgroup Information Systems Inc. (OTCBB:SWEB)(TSX VENTURE:SWB) a leading financial media company, and Raymond James Ltd., one of North America's leading independent investment dealers, today announced an agreement to provide financial data and analytics to the diversified financial services holding company.

The new agreement utilizes Stockgroup's core strengths in financial content and technologies designed to engage the firm's clients and provide enhanced value for investors.

Raymond James is a leading North American full-service investment dealer serving individual investors and their families, as well as institutional clients and corporate issuers seeking access to capital markets on both sides of the border.

Stockgroup will provide Raymond James advisors and their clients with tools and data that include:

- Real-Time Streaming Market Data - information on currencies, futures, commodities, equities, options, treasury/fixed income data and more

- Market Summary - a round-up of market activity throughout the day combined with charts for a comprehensive view of the markets

- Financial News - breaking news headlines for the latest news, research and investor sentiments

"We understand the needs of Raymond James advisors and their clients," says Stockgroup CEO Marcus New. "Stockgroup is fully experienced in successfully managing, implementing and supporting critical services such as these. We feel that our experiences with the online investor marketplace uniquely position us to help Raymond James achieve its aggressive growth goals."

Raymond James has more than 4,640 financial advisors serving 1.6 million accounts from 2,200 locations throughout Canada, the United States as well as various international centers. The firm was founded in 1962 and became a public company in 1983.

"Our goal is to constantly raise the bar to help our financial advisors better serve their clients," says Thomas Raidl, Senior Vice President of Raymond James Ltd. "Stockgroup specializes in delivering the technical solutions required to make this happen and searches for ways to enhance their product further on an ongoing basis."

About Stockgroup Information Systems Inc.

Stockgroup™ is a leading financial media company focused on user-generated content and collaborative technologies. The Stockgroup platform for web-based portfolio management and financial content is licensed to top North American brokerage firms and media companies. This platform is also extended through, a leading online financial portal owned and operated by Stockgroup. Stockhouse is home to Bullboards™ message board - Canada's largest community of active investors. Recognized for its engaged audience, provides a sought-after demographic for advertisers.

Legal notice regarding Forward Looking Statements

This release contains "forward looking statements" within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Any statements that express or involve discussions with respect to predictions, expectations, beliefs, plans, projections, objectives, goals, assumptions or future events or performance are not statements of historical fact and may be "forward looking statements". Forward looking statements are based on expectations, estimates and projections at the time the statements are made that involve a number of risks and uncertainties which could cause actual results or events to differ materially from those presently anticipated. Forward looking statements in this action may be identified through the use of words such as "expects", "anticipates", "estimates", "believes", or statements indicating certain actions "may", "could", or "might" occur. More information about potential risk factors that could affect our business is included in the Company's 10-QSB for the quarter ended June 30, 2007, which are on file with the SEC at Stockgroup undertakes no obligation and does not intend to update these forward looking statements to reflect events or circumstances occurring after this press release. You are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward looking statements, which speak only as of the date of this press release. All forward looking statements are qualified in their entirety by this cautionary statement.

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