|LexisNexis has announced the addition of Ethnic Newsline and Regional
Newsline to its Academic Universe and nexis.com services. The company also
announced the integration of licensed content from Business Monitor International
(BMI), which will offer information on global emerging markets to accelerate
Ethnic Newsline contains articles selected from the ethnic and minority
press in the U.S. that represent the viewpoints of African-Americans, Hispanics,
Native Americans, Asian Americans, and European Americans. The collection
includes such publications as American Indian Report, Black Scholar,
Renaissance/Renaissance Noire, Chicago Jewish News,
South Jewish Voice, Hispanic Business, and Middle East Quarterly.
Regional Newsline features articles on news, stories, and events of
local and regional interest within the U.S. The collection includes such
publications as Bennington Banner, Connecticut Post, Fairbanks
Daily News Miner,
Las Cruces Sun News, Opelika-Auburn News,
Pasadena Star-News, San AntonioCurrent,
Weekly Planet Tampa, and Winston-Salem Journal.
BMI is a source of news, analysis, data, and forecasts on financial,
economic, and political developments in worldwide emerging markets. Its
coverage features breaking news backed by in-depth weekly, monthly, and
quarterly macroeconomic performance reports and political risk and market
forecasts. LexisNexis users can also tap into BMI's analyses and forecasts
on political and economic conditions in 21 countries and in regions such
as Asia, Europe, Latin America, and the Middle East and Africa.
"The addition of BMI allows LexisNexis to offer unparalleled depth and
quality of information related to global emerging markets," said Dawn Conway,
vice president of licensing and content for LexisNexis Corporate &
Federal Markets. "BMI's premium content is an indispensable tool for fund
managers, strategists, risk researchers, and any business professional
involved in emerging markets and investment decision making."
Source: LexisNexis, Dayton, OH, 800/227-9597, 937/865-6800; http://www.lexisnexis.com.