Northern Light Business News Adds U.S. Federal Reserve Board News Collection

BOSTON, May 13, 2014 – Northern Light ( today introduced U.S. Federal Reserve Board News, a unique research content collection containing thousands of documents from three dozen Fed sources. Northern Light’s new content set provides organizations with critical intelligence about a wide spectrum of banking, finance, economic, regulatory and compliance issues that affect the operations of virtually every company doing business in the U.S. in every industry.

U.S. Federal Reserve Board News is available to SinglePoint™ strategic research portal users directly from Northern Light, and is included in Northern Light Business News™, an enterprise-class service that offers comprehensive search of online business news, newswires, and industry authority blogs, augmented by text analytics optimized for strategic business analysis. Northern Light Business News features 40,000 news stories a day from over 5,800 business and technology focused news sources.

Northern Light Federal Reserve Board News contains documents published by each of the Fed’s 12 regional districts, as well as all press releases, speeches and testimony, working papers, and more. Fed publications cover topics like international finance, speeches by Fed Chairwoman Janet Yellen, announcements on enforcements actions against banking companies, studies of the effects of economic policies, commentary on the U.S. and world economy, and Fed perspectives on financial asset valuation and accounting policies. The content is harvested in real time as it is published and made available to Northern Light clients minutes later.

“Financial and economic researchers would have to search many sites to find the information that Northern Light has aggregated and made easily searchable in our Federal Reserve Board News collection,” said C. David Seuss, Northern Light’s CEO. “Then, using MI Analyst, Northern Light’s unique text analytics and meaning extraction application, researchers will be able to hone in on the exact content they are looking for, quickly and efficiently.”

Northern Light is hosting the content to assure access to its clients.  Users can search and alert from the entire collection, or from relevant regional Fed branches or specific topics and report types.

Northern Light’s Federal Reserve Board News is the latest content collection being made available to users of SinglePoint strategic research portals and of Northern Light Business News. SinglePoint enables integrated search and automated analysis of a company’s primary and licensed secondary market and technical research, as well as other industry news and information that is valuable for competitive intelligence, strategic planning, product development, and other business functions.

About Northern Light

Northern Light has been providing strategic research portals, business research content, and search and text analytics technology to global enterprises since 1996.  Northern Light’s current clients include Fortune 100 leaders across multiple industries such as information technology, life sciences, financial services, telecommunications, manufacturing, and consumer products. Headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts, Northern Light has unique content aggregation partnerships with more than 150 of the world’s leading syndicated technology and industry research publishers. Northern Light, along with Lockheed Martin (NYSE:LMT), is a charter member of the Center for Complex Systems and Enterprises at the Stevens Institute of Technology.