News Burst: Freeserve announces online trading

Freeserve is to offer online share trading it announced Tuesday.

Dixons' recently-floated free ISP has formed a partnership with GlobalNet, First Marathon and Mesirow Financial to offer Freeserve customers the chance to trade online. No details of how the trading will be done or cost are yet available and the venture is still subject to regulatory approval.

Freeserve hopes to have the service, which will be an extension of its Money Channel, UK, up and running by April 2000.

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