FRC to Supply Financial Adviser Research

June 17, 2010 - Standard & Poor’s, and market research firm Financial Research Corporation (FRC) have entered into a content licensing and distribution agreement under which FRC will provide Standard & Poor’s with specialized research products for financial advisers.

According to a news release, Standard & Poor’s will distribute the FRC research to the adviser audience through its MarketScope Advisor online news and information resource.

FRC will work with Standard & Poor’s editorial staff to provide information to help advisers provide the best and broadest service, the news release said.

FRC hopes to complement and strengthen Standard & Poor’s content with its quantitative and qualitative analysis of news, trends and products across the asset management industry.

“Their unique views of the asset management world will be very valuable and useful to our financial advisor clients,” said William Okun, Standard & Poor’s Executive Managing Director for investment research, about FRC.