NEW YORK, Dec. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM), operator of Open, Transparent and Connected financial marketplaces for 10,000 U.S. and global securities, today announced that Seeking Alpha, the industry-leading research platform providing investors with analysis, news and transcripts on over 5,000 companies in the U.S., now utilizes OTCQX, OTCQB and OTC Pink marketplace designations.
"We are pleased that Seeking Alpha is displaying our marketplaces, making it easier for investors, traders, journalists and others to research, analyze and trade the wide range of OTCQX, OTCQB and OTC Pink securities," said Matthew Fuchs, Managing Director of Market Data & Strategy at OTC Markets Group. "With this change, Seeking Alpha users can easily find the largest, most liquid and investor-friendly OTCQX companies and better identify OTC Pink companies."
"Seeking Alpha has become a must-read buy-side research platform for investors precisely because of its deep and broad coverage of mid- and small-cap companies" said Jacob Maltz, Product Manager of Financial Data at Seeking Alpha. "In addition, our PRO subscribers have unlimited access to our archive of 3,400+ Small Cap Insight articles. We are pleased to help investors quickly differentiate OTCQX, OTCQB and OTC Pink companies by using OTC Markets Group's marketplace designations as an indicator of quality and transparency."
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About OTC Markets Group Inc.
OTC Markets Group Inc. (OTCQX: OTCM) operates Open, Transparent and Connected financial marketplaces for 10,000 U.S. and global securities. Through our OTC Link® ATS, we directly link a diverse network of broker-dealers that provide liquidity and execution services for a wide spectrum of securities. We organize these securities into marketplaces to better inform investors of opportunities and risks – OTCQX®, The Best Marketplace with Qualified Companies; OTCQB®, The Venture Stage Marketplace with U.S. Reporting Companies; and OTC Pink®, The Open Marketplace with Variable Reporting Companies. Our data-driven platform enables investors to easily trade through the broker of their choice at the best possible price and empowers a broad range of companies to improve the quality and availability of information for their investors. To learn more about how we create better informed and more efficient financial marketplaces, visit www.otcmarkets.com.
OTC Link® ATS is operated by OTC Link LLC, member FINRA/SIPC and SEC regulated ATS.
SOURCE OTC Markets Group Inc.