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We know how tired you must be of reading variations on the question “do press releases even matter anymore?”
In the world of high-frequency stock trading, the answer is “oh hell yes they do”–and according to parties like New York attorney general Eric Schneiderman, basic releases can be worth millions of dollars to cut-throat traders who receive them literally milliseconds before the general public and make lightning-fast buy/sell decisions based on the information contained within.
Today PR Newswire officially joined its two primary competitors, Business Wire and Marketwired, in agreeing to curtail that practice.
What does this mean?