Check Free Develops EDI's Corporate Actions Feed Interface

Check Free eVent Develops Interface for Exchange Data International's ISO 15022 Corporate Actions Data Feed.

Atlanta and London, December 13th, 2005, CheckFree Corporation (Nasdaq: CKFR) today announced the development of an ISO 15022 compliant interface to Exchange Data International's (EDI) corporate actions data feed in CheckFree eVent(TM), a powerful automation and workflow environment for corporate actions processing.

For EDI, an international provider of back office solutions and securities data, the release of the ISO 15022 compliant corporate actions feed reinforces the company's commitment to ISO industry standards. With the support of CheckFree eVent's superior connectivity and workflow technology, EDI users are now able to receive, process and share all of their corporate actions data without the need to convert to and from proprietary data feed formats, a process that is often time-consuming, processing-intensive and prone to error. Built on CheckFree's financial messaging technology and supporting all major messaging standards, CheckFree eVent leverages an integrated architecture, providing truly global straight-through processing capabilities.

EDI Enchances Corporate Actions Service

Mergent's EventsData North American corporate actions service is enhanced with international data from London-based EDI.

New York, NY, August 25th, 2005, Mergent, Inc. announced today that its North American corporate actions database service is integrating comprehensive international data from London-based Exchange Data International (EDI).

The combined International Corporate Actions and Events service, will provide a global source for corporate actions and dividends - North American and International - easily accessible within the same platform. The new service is available through a Web-based application.

EDI Allies with GlobeTax

Exchange Data International forms alliance with GlobeTax to obtain accurate tax information used in portfolio and investment planning.

London and New York, June 6th, 2005, Exchange Data International today signed a co-marketing agreement to provide withholding tax data and services to EDI's subscriber base. The deal, which was signed in New York, allows EDI to meet market demand from researchers, brokers and custodians for accurate withholding tax information on real and expected investment income for use in portfolio planning.

Jonathan Bloch, Managing Director of EDI said: "This agreement is fundamental to our business growth strategy. GlobeTax is the world's largest and most successful outsource tax recovery firm and we're delighted to have such a partner. The new product will be available by subscription on the world-wide web as part of our e-Data Suite of products and will offer a sophisticated searchable matrix of over 43 million data points of withholding and treaty rate information, including every permutation type of income, beneficial owner status, residency and year of distribution".