Scottrade, an online brokerage, is providing its customers with free access to Dow Jones Real-Time News for Investors. Scottrade customers will receive equity market news, corporate coverage, economic, industry, credit and international market information through a direct feed on the company's Web site.
Brown Brothers Harriman has launched a new Web-based system for clients to manage real-time corporate actions. The ActionWorld system includes online delivery capability, management of instruction and real-time information and risk tools through the BBH Web site. In an effort to streamline the flow of corporate actions the system also delivers calculated entitlements and corporate event notifications including tender offers, splits and annual meetings. BBH can also keep track of client responses and can communicate with clients through the ActionWorld system.