eSIGNAL WINS A VARIETY OF AWARDS FROM INDUSTRY EXPERTS AND TRADE PUBLICATIONS April 7, 2009 â eSignal, a division of Interactive Data Corporation (NYSE: IDC) has received multiple awards and high praise from five prominent trade media outlets and industry organizations: the Trade2Win (T2W) Web site, Technical Analysis of Stocks & Commodities, World Finance, and Technical Analyst magazines and the Software and Information Industry Association. âThese awards reflect the dedication and focus of our team in creating products and services that best serve our users,â said Chuck Thompson, president of eSignal. âIt is an honor to receive recognition from these outstanding publications and organizations.â eSignal received two gold medals from T2W, the highest honors from a leading online community Web site for active traders in the UK. For the second year in a row, eSignal also received a gold medal in the Membersâ Choice Awards for the Best Real-Time Data Feed. In addition, eSignal received the gold medal in the Best A.I. Software category for eSignal, Advanced GET Edition. Additionally, eSignal received a silver medal from T2W for Best Software for Forex Traders and bronze medals for Best End-of-Day Data Feed, Best Software for UK Intra-day Traders and Best Software for U.S. Intra-day Traders. eSignal OnDemand also received a bronze medal for Best Software for UK EOD Traders. eSignal also brought home more awards than any other company in the annual Technical Analysis of Stocks & Commodities Readers' Choice Awards. The 2008 Readersâ Choice Awards recognized eSignal as a first runner-up in the Real-Time Data and Delayed Data categories; as a finalist in the Institutional Platform, Professional Platform and Software Greater than $1,000 categories; and as a semi-finalist in the Software Less than $500 category. eSignal, Advanced GET Edition was also honored by the magazine as a first runner up in the Software Greater than $1,000, Trading Systems Futures and Trading Systems Stocks categories; and eSignal OptionsPlus as a finalist in the Plug-ins and Trading Systems Options categories; and a semi-finalist in the Options Analysis Software category. World Finance honored eSignal with its first annual market data service award for Best Real-Time Data Feed 2008. The World Finance Awards were created to identify industry leaders, individuals, teams and organizations that represent the benchmark of achievement and best practice in the financial and business world. Most recently, eSignal was a finalist in the 2009 Technical Analyst Awards in the Best Technical Analysis Platform category. This was the first annual awards program held by the U.K.-based magazine to celebrate the best providers of technical analysis and automated trading. eSignal was also named a finalist in the Software & Information Industry Association's 24th Annual CODiE Awards in the Best Online Professional Financial Information Service category. The winners of the CODiE Awards will be named on May 5, 2009.