Web Sites Offer Data On Emerging Markets To Consumers, Pros

INTERNET WATCH

The Emerging Markets Companion World Wide Web site, aimed at the retail market, was launched earlier this summer. The only other major player in emerging markets data on the Web is Internet Securities (ISI), which targets the professional market.

Emerging Markets Companion is marketed to individual investors, academics and government officials who don't have access to Reuters or Bloomberg, says Chris Saxman, a principal at the vendor.

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