Thomson Launches Banking Channel On Eve of Sale


NEW YORK--Thomson Financial has launched TheBankingChannel on the heels of its announcement to divest the Banking, Insurance Group, of which the information portal is a part. TheBankingChannel aggregates Thomson Financial's news, data, statistics and research and supplements it with third-party content from vendors including Dow Jones and Screaming Media.

The site, which is free to registered users, targets mid- to senior level banking executives and offers features for technology and compli