Multex Adds 12, As 3rd-Party Plans Meet Obstacles

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In its struggle to beat First Call Corp. at its own game, Multex Systems Inc. has added 12 contributors to its Multex Publisher full-text graphical research delivery service, bringing its total roster of signed contributors to 30. At the same time, however, the vendor's efforts to expand Publisher's distribution through partnerships with third parties have bogged down: The launch date of Multex's much- touted redistribution partnership with Bloomberg L.P. has slipped, from a scheduled Jan. 1