China Finance Online signs deal with Dow Jones

China Finance Online Co. announced Friday it has signed a partnership agreement with Dow Jones & Co.

Dow Jones will provide China Finance Online with access to part of its Chinese language newswire service, including market commentary and spot news in Chinese.

China Finance Online has developed one of the largest analytical financial and economic databases in China over its 26-year corporate history. Its flagship portal site, www.jrj.com, is ranked among the top financial websites in China.

“This new partnership with China Finance Online marks an exciting new chapter for our business in Asia,” said Christopher Ellis, head of partnerships and licensing, Asia Pacific, at Dow Jones. “China Finance Online already offers its customers market-leading financial news content and data solutions. I am confident that through our partnership, we will be able to further elevate the quality of financial news and information that Chinese customers will now be able to access and help to drive business decision making and innovation in China.”