Bridge Resigns; Expands Agreement With Kyodo In Japan

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JAPAN--Bridge Information Systems has extended its Telerate subsidiary's contract with Kyodo News Markets to exclusively distribute Telerate products in Japan. At the same time, Bridge has entered its own agreement with the Japan-based Kyodo to distribute all Bridge products in Japan, with the exception of its equity products.

Telerate has had a relationship with Kyodo since 1981, and entered the present contract in November 1988, prior to Telerate's acquisition by Dow Jones & Co. The existin