StockTwits has acquired finance website Abnormal Return for an undisclosed sum

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ACQUISITION 
FDN Database Reference:  F231109-308
 
Acquirer:  StockTwits
ACQ Web:  http://www.stocktwits.com  BLOG   TWITTER
Region:  North America
Description:  “StockTwits is an open, community-powered idea and information service for investments. Users can eavesdrop on traders and investors, or contribute to the conversation and build their reputation as savvy market wizards. The service takes financial related data and structures it by stock, user, reputation, etc.”
Category:  Finance
Contact 1:  Soren Macbeth, Co-Founder and CTO  Bio   TWITTER
Contact 2:  Howard Lindzon, Co-Founder and CEO of StockTwits  Bio   TWITTER
Contact 3:  Phil Pearlman, Director of Community at StockTwits  Bio   TWITTER
 
Vendor:  Abnormal Returns
Vendor Web:  http://abnormalreturns.com  TWITTER
Region:  North America
Description:  Abnormal Returns brings the best of the finance web to its readers.
Category: Finance
Contact:  Tadas Viskanta, founder and editor-in-chief
 
Aprox. Value:  Undisclosed
 
Details:  StockTwits has acquired finance website Abnormal Returns. Founder and editor in chief of Abnormal Returns, Tadas Viskanta, is joining Stocktwits.  StockTwits has raised $4.6 million over three rounds of funding. StockTwits has also announced an entire revamp of its web platform for two weeks time.
 
Link: StockTwits Blog – January 25th, 2010 entry
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