Eyeing Buy Side, Reuters Cuts Deal To Carry Multex

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In what is clearly a bid to enhance its appeal to buy-side data consumers, Reuters has agreed to redistribute Multex Systems Inc.'s Multex Publisher full-text graphical research service.

While the full ramifications of the Reuters deal with Multex could not be established at press time (news of its signing emerged as IMD went to press late last week), some sources indicate that there could be more to it than meets the eye. Specifically, they indicate that Multex's graphical text delivery mech