First Call Prepares To Launch New Workstation Product Integrating Five Services


Thomson Financial Services Inc.'s First Call Corp. is developing a service that will integrate five of its products on a single platform. The firm displayed a prototype of the product, known internally as 5.0 Workstation, at its tenth anniversary celebration in New York City last month. First Call expects to begin beta tests on the product next June.

According to Michael Detwiler, vice president of marketing and product management at First Call, the development of 5.0 began as a result of fee