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CNNfn.com Partners With Discover Brokerage for Online Trading

Financial news site CNNfn.com in New York City is partnering with Discover Brokerage to provide its users with access to online trading services.

"CNNfn.com's partnership with Discover Brokerage is an exciting step forward in our efforts to bring the Web's full potential to our consumers," said Craig Forman, vice president of CNNfn Interactive.

"Bringing together the most trusted name in business news with the leader in online investing will make intelligent investing easier than ever before," said Stephen Miller, president and chief operating officer of Discover Brokerage.

Discover Brokerage will provide CNNfn.com users with links to immediate trading opportunities. In addition, users of the online trading service will be able to view CNNfn news reports while transacting online. Financial terms of the arrangement were not disclosed.

Discover Brokerage is a Morgan Stanley Dean Witter company that offers customers three ways to invest: over the Internet, using a touch-tone telephone or with a registered representative. The company is headquartered in San Francisco.