Stockgroup Information Systems Inc.
OTC Bulletin Board : SWEB

Stockgroup Information Systems Inc.

November 08, 2007 09:00 ET Applications Launch on Facebook and iGoogle

NEW YORK, NEW YORK--(Marketwire - Nov. 8, 2007) - Stockgroup Information Systems Inc. (OTCBB:SWEB)(TSX VENTURE:SWB), a leading financial media company, announced today the launch of Stockhouse applications on Facebook and iGoogle websites. applications now provide Facebook and iGoogle users with the latest financial information in one place, as soon as it is published.

Stockgroup's application development for the world's leading online social networks creates more opportunities for users to connect with a broader range of communities. With its large community of citizen journalists, has facilities for visitors to contribute news, information and insightful opinions on the Russell 2000 and the long-tail of North American equities, creating a compelling news source that cannot be matched by traditional media. The community receives over 800,000 unique visits per month, and more than 80 million page views per month.

Features of include:

- The Internet's first investor reputation system enabling investors to share insights, rate and rank content for quality and have instant access to the results

- Citizen journalism to allow contributions and observations from the community, for the community

- Collaborative tools to allow conversations, groups and interactive discussions

- Personalization and sophisticated social networking functions relative to the stock market

Facebook is a social utility that connects people with friends and others who work, study and live around them. Microsoft purchased a 1.6 percent stake in Facebook last month valued at 240 million US dollars, in an advertising deal that values the social networking site at 15 billion US dollars.

iGoogle is a personalized homepage that gives users at-a-glance access to key information from Google and across the web. On the self-designed iGoogle page, users can choose and organize content using specially developed "gadgets" that can be shared within the Google community.

"We are excited to be integrating our applications into the extensive social networks of Facebook and iGoogle to extend the reach of," says Bruce Nunn, Vice President, Marketing for Stockgroup. "Our powerful new technologies and platforms advance our vision of harnessing the wisdom of the crowds to help individual investors gain stock market advantage."

Facebook users can add applications to their profile by visiting:

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. 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.

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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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