Stockgroup Information Systems Inc.
TSX VENTURE : SWB
OTC Bulletin Board : SWEB

Stockgroup Information Systems Inc.

June 12, 2007 06:00 ET

Stockgroup Information Systems Inc.: StockStream™ Streaming Portfolio is Now Offered to National Bank Direct Brokerage Clients

NEW YORK, NEW YORK--(Marketwire - June 12, 2007) - Stockgroup Information Systems Inc. (OTCBB:SWEB)(TSX VENTURE:SWB) announced today that National Bank Direct Brokerage, the fourth largest direct broker in Canada, is offering the StockStream™ web-based portfolio management product to its elite clients.

National Bank Direct Brokerage, a subsidiary of National Bank of Canada, is one of several financial institutions with whom Stockgroup has signed contracts with to roll out the product. Disnat, the online brokerage division of Desjardins Securities, and Laurentian Bank Securities have also recently deployed StockStream.

StockStream is a real-time, streaming portfolio management product that represents the next generation of asset management tools for retail investors. It includes real-time quotes, market depth, news alerts, charts, and analysis and is intended to provide investors with a dynamic view of their portfolio and all of the information that they need to make timely investment decisions. Stockstream is designed to be offered by financial institutions to high-value retail clients in order to support client retention and increase assets under management. For investment firms that want to enhance the advisor-client relationship, the StockStream collaboration technology enables advisors and clients to simultaneously view the online portfolio, as well as set alerts by the advisor for the client.

"As a company, our mission is to be the innovators of new tools and services for individual investors and the brokerage firms that serve them," Stockgroup President and CEO Marcus New stated. "We are leading the way with Web 2.0 technology in the areas of user-generated content and collaboration capabilities and are pleased to have National Bank Direct Brokerage on our growing list of clients."

National Bank Direct Brokerage deployed StockStream on May 28, 2007. National Bank Direct Brokerage is committed to simplifying direct brokerage while meeting the expectations of the most demanding investors so they can make informed investment decisions.

About Stockgroup Information Systems Inc.

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

To find out more about Stockgroup (OTCBB: SWEB, TSX-V: SWB), visit our website at www.stockgroup.com.

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 March 31, 2007, which are on file with the SEC at www.sec.gov. 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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Contact Information

  • Stockgroup Information Systems Inc.
    Steve Gear
    Director of Capital Markets
    (604) 288-2861 or 1-800-650-1211
    Website: www.stockgroup.com