Dialog Offers Full Collection of Investext Reports in pdf Format

- Largest Database of Company and Industry Research

Now Available with Imagery -



Apr 26, 2001, 01:00 ET from Dialog

    CARY, N.C., April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Dialog, a leading provider of
 online-based information services and a subsidiary of The Thomson Corporation
 (TSE: TOC), announced today that the full collection of Investext reports,
 complete with images, are now available as PDFs through DialogSelect(SM) and
 Profound(R). Investext is the largest online database of company and industry
 research on the market.
     Investext provides the full text of over two million company, industry,
 and geographic research reports written by analysts at more than 600 leading
 investment banks, brokerage houses, and consulting firms worldwide. It also
 provides in-depth analysis and data on publicly traded companies, including
 sales and earnings forecasts, market share projections, and research and
 development expenditures.
     "Many Dialog customers require access to non-textual components within
 Investext," said Paul Colucci, senior vice president of product development
 for Dialog. "Users can now view actual images of charts and graphs, enhancing
 the overall content of the Investext collection."
     With the full functionality of Investext reports now available, users can
 easily read reports that analyze specific industries, products, and businesses
 in geographic regions. Investext offers the complete text of each research
 report and abstracts for most reports over four pages in length.
 
     About Dialog
     Dialog is the worldwide leader in providing online information services to
 organizations seeking competitive advantages in such fields as business,
 science, engineering, finance, and law. Its Internet and intranet-based
 products and services such as Dialog(R), Dialog1, Profound(R), and
 DataStar(TM) offer immediate access to over 12 terabytes, or more than six
 billion pages, of key information. The company has recently been named Grand
 Prize winner in the Database Scalability Program 2000 by the Winter
 Corporation for the size and breadth of its content. Headquartered in Cary,
 N.C., with offices around the world, Dialog has over 20,000 customers in more
 than 100 countries and is a subsidiary of The Thomson Corporation. For more
 information, contact Dialog at 1-800-3DIALOG, or on the World Wide Web at
 http://www.dialog.com.
 
     The Thomson Corporation
     The Thomson Corporation, with 2000 revenues of approximately $6.0 billion,
 is a leading global e-information and solutions company in the business and
 professional marketplace.  The Corporation's common shares are listed on the
 Toronto and London Stock Exchanges.  For more information, visit
 http://www.thomson.com.
 
     All designated trademarks used herein are the property of The Dialog
 Corporation or its subsidiaries. Registered marks are registered by The Dialog
 Corporation or its subsidiaries, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. All other
 marks are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.
 
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SOURCE Dialog
    CARY, N.C., April 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Dialog, a leading provider of
 online-based information services and a subsidiary of The Thomson Corporation
 (TSE: TOC), announced today that the full collection of Investext reports,
 complete with images, are now available as PDFs through DialogSelect(SM) and
 Profound(R). Investext is the largest online database of company and industry
 research on the market.
     Investext provides the full text of over two million company, industry,
 and geographic research reports written by analysts at more than 600 leading
 investment banks, brokerage houses, and consulting firms worldwide. It also
 provides in-depth analysis and data on publicly traded companies, including
 sales and earnings forecasts, market share projections, and research and
 development expenditures.
     "Many Dialog customers require access to non-textual components within
 Investext," said Paul Colucci, senior vice president of product development
 for Dialog. "Users can now view actual images of charts and graphs, enhancing
 the overall content of the Investext collection."
     With the full functionality of Investext reports now available, users can
 easily read reports that analyze specific industries, products, and businesses
 in geographic regions. Investext offers the complete text of each research
 report and abstracts for most reports over four pages in length.
 
     About Dialog
     Dialog is the worldwide leader in providing online information services to
 organizations seeking competitive advantages in such fields as business,
 science, engineering, finance, and law. Its Internet and intranet-based
 products and services such as Dialog(R), Dialog1, Profound(R), and
 DataStar(TM) offer immediate access to over 12 terabytes, or more than six
 billion pages, of key information. The company has recently been named Grand
 Prize winner in the Database Scalability Program 2000 by the Winter
 Corporation for the size and breadth of its content. Headquartered in Cary,
 N.C., with offices around the world, Dialog has over 20,000 customers in more
 than 100 countries and is a subsidiary of The Thomson Corporation. For more
 information, contact Dialog at 1-800-3DIALOG, or on the World Wide Web at
 http://www.dialog.com.
 
     The Thomson Corporation
     The Thomson Corporation, with 2000 revenues of approximately $6.0 billion,
 is a leading global e-information and solutions company in the business and
 professional marketplace.  The Corporation's common shares are listed on the
 Toronto and London Stock Exchanges.  For more information, visit
 http://www.thomson.com.
 
     All designated trademarks used herein are the property of The Dialog
 Corporation or its subsidiaries. Registered marks are registered by The Dialog
 Corporation or its subsidiaries, U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. All other
 marks are trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.
 
                     MAKE YOUR OPINION COUNT -- Click Here
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