Stockgroup Information Systems Inc.
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Stockgroup Information Systems Inc.

January 31, 2008 09:01 ET

Stockgroup and Trigcom AS Partner to Introduce Marketstream in Norway

NEW YORK, NEW YORK--(Marketwire - Jan. 31, 2008) - Stockgroup Information Systems Inc. (OTCBB:SWEB)(TSX VENTURE:SWB), a leading financial media company, and Norwegian telecom company Trigcom AS, announced today an alliance agreement to introduce Marketstream in Norway. Stockgroup's Marketstream will enable mobile device users in Norway to stay connected to the markets with real-time streaming data and news from around the globe.

Marketstream users can set-up personalized watchlists, news, charts and alerts on mobile devices through an elegant user interface.

Trigcom AS is the Norwegian BlackBerry® expert. The company imports and sells BlackBerry smartphones to the Norwegian market, and delivers product expertise and customer service through a highly focused sales force and support team. Under the new alliance agreement, Trigcom AS will promote Marketstream to investors and financial institutions in Norway.

"We have over 500 companies among our clients. Forming a partnership with Stockgroup is an excellent way to cater to their needs and those of prospective clients," says Trigcom AS CEO, Helge Birkeland. "We want to help make their working days easier and more efficient. With Marketstream running on BlackBerry devices, our clients have constant access to global, real-time market data."

"We are excited to work with Trigcom based on their focus on financial companies and Norway's strong financial sector," says Dana Stetson, Vice President of World Wide Sales for Stockgroup's licensed products. "The alliance demonstrates traction of our strategy to roll out mobile financial products through channel partners like Trigcom."

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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"Stockgroup", "Stockhouse" and "Bullboards" are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Stockgroup Information Systems Inc. and/or its affiliated companies in Canada, the United States and/or other countries. Other names may be trademarks of their respective owners.

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