SOURCE: FinancialContent, Inc.

May 01, 2007 08:30 ET

Digital Media Wire Partners With FinancialContent to Unveil DMW100 Financial Index

New Service Provides One-Stop Resource for Digital Media Stock Information

LOS ANGELES, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- May 1, 2007 -- Digital Media Wire today announced a partnership with FinancialContent Inc. (OTCBB: FCON), a leading provider of stock market data, business news, and online content syndication services. Through the partnership, FinancialContent will provision financial data as well as power the new DMW100 Financial Index on the Digital Media Wire website at www.dmwmedia.com.

The pages that FinancialContent will serve on dmwmedia.com offer a plethora of information such as charts, historical data, market movers, news and editorial, investment calculators, podcasts and more.

"With the launch of the DMW100 Financial Index and stock information services, Digital Media Wire has taken yet another step towards furthering its commitment to provide busy executives with a daily briefing of the most important news and information about the business of digital media," said Ned Sherman, CEO & Publisher of Digital Media Wire.

While not intended to be used for investment purposes, the DMW100 Index is a supplement to Digital Media Wire's editorial coverage and provides readers with a quantitative representation of the performance of the publicly traded digital media related companies. The index includes companies involved in the creation, production, distribution, consumption, and promotion of digital media content in the form of text, images, audio, video, music and games, as well as companies manufacturing and selling the technology and/or devices on which digital content is distributed and experienced.

The index is part of Digital Media Wire's broad objective to serve as an information hub for the Digital Media Industry as well as the place to go to for analysis and commentary from some of the brightest and progressive minds in new media.

About Digital Media Wire

Digital Media Wire, Inc. (DMW) is a media company that owns and produces 7 major conferences, publishes a daily email newsletter and industry directory, and operates a news and community portal -- www.dmwmedia.com -- which it launched in July of 2006. DMW has been in business since May of 2000, when it started publishing its email newsletter -- Digital Media Wire Daily -- dedicated to objective coverage of news stories about the convergence of media, entertainment and technology.

DMW readers, community members and contributors include executives in media, entertainment and technology, from Mark Cuban to Guy Kawasaki to senior executives at all of the major record labels, film and television studios and game publishers, and many others. The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) is an investor in two of DMW's conferences and the company has partnership deals with dozens of publishers, universities and other organizations including the Nielsen family of publications (Billboard, The Hollywood Reporter, etc.), the Reed family of events and publications (Reed Midem, Variety, Multichannel News, Broadcasting & Cable, etc.), NYU's Stern School of Business and UCLA's Anderson School of Management. Recent advertisers and sponsors include Motorola, YouTube, AOL, Universal Music, Comcast, Sony Online Entertainment, Akamai, IBM, Deloitte, The Boston Consulting Group, Texas Instruments, LiveNation, NPR, Passalong Networks, Cablevision, Endemol, Savvis and many more.

About FinancialContent, Inc.

FinancialContent (OTCBB: FCON) is a leading provider of stock market data, business news, and online content syndication services. The Company's mission is to provide content solutions with the industry's best user experience and highest return on investment for its clients. With over 700 deployments worldwide, FinancialContent manages a global network of private-label financial channels for diversified media companies and financial services firms. For more information, please visit http://www.financialcontent.com. FinancialContent is publicly traded on the over-the-counter market under the ticker symbol FCON.

This news release may contain forward-looking statements made pursuant to the "safe harbor" provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. While these statements are meant to convey to the public the company's progress, business opportunities and growth prospects, readers are cautioned that such forward-looking statements represent management's opinion. While management believes such representation to be true and accurate based on the information available to the company, actual results may differ materially from those described. The company's operations and business prospects are always subject to risks and uncertainties. Important facts that may cause actual results to differ are set forth in FinancialContent, Inc.'s periodic filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

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