Five Leading Daily Financial Publications Now Available as Podcast

Opalesque, the world's largest subscription-based publisher on alternative investments, is now offering Podcast versions of five popular daily financial publications. Opalesque started to publish in 2003 and is now offering eleven focused news and research titles.

New York, NY, September 23, 2009 --( Each week, Opalesque distributes electronically over 610,000 issues of its specialist publications to a global readership in over 170 countries. The following titles are now also available by Podcast and can be subscribed by RSS here

1 Alternative Market Briefing - a complete, daily update on the global world of hedge funds
2. Sovereign Wealth Funds Briefing - monitors reliably Sovereign Wealth Funds as their influence and assets grow
3. Commodities Briefing - daily update on the world of commodities in 26 detailed categories
4. Real Estate Briefing - news, commentaries and research in 28 detailed categories
5. Islamic Finance Briefing - intelligence on growth, opportunities, products and approaches within the growing practise of Islamic Finance

The Podcast feeds can be subscribed using RSS at this link:

Most Innovative Media Outlet

In fall 2008, Opalesque was honored as the runner-up as the Most Innovative Media Outlet at the State Street Institutional Press Award. Opalesque Ltd. started to publish its groundbreaking Alternative Market Briefing in 2003, which at that time was considered a information revolution in the hedge fund media space: "Opalesque changed the world by bringing transparency where there was opacity and by delivering an accurate professional reporting service." - Nigel Blanchard, Culross.

The firm has since then evolved into a global media group. Early 2009, Opalesque has added research capabilities through the acquisition of New York based boutique Carbon360° Research ( and recently launched the dedicated, Singapore-based technology unit Opalesque Solutions Pvte Ltd (

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