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How to Use the News Feed (LiveBriefs by MT NewsWires)

LiveBriefs by MT Newswires is a fully integrated streaming news service that allows you to see the most recent stories on any stock as well as a running historical record of the news. Here are the steps to using the news feed. (Note: an additional monthly subscription is required. Details are at the bottom of the article.)

1. Add the News Window

To add the News window to any Layout, click on the Notes & News Menu button.

Hover the mouse over Livebriefs by MT Newswires menu item

Select desired News Feed

The feeds listed below All Livebriefs separate news into specific subject themes. Each can be used as an individual news feed to narrow the news to a more specific topic. Those feeds above the line in the menu are part of the Investor service level; those below the line are in the Pro service level (price details below).

2. View News Feed Headlines

Choose a symbol from the WatchList or jump to a different symbol and the News Window populates with the stories related to the active symbol with the most recent stories at the top.

Make sure the Symbol tab is highlighted

Choose the All tab to view all the news stories on all symbols as they stream in. Choose Positions to see only the news on stocks in your Positions WatchList.

3. View the News Feed Stories

On any news headline, click the "More" button to open a window with the full news story.

To see a WatchList of the stocks mentioned in a news story, click the link at the beginning of the news headline (X syms).

4. View Streaming News as a WatchList

The symbol list at the left of the window streams the symbols with the most recent news stories.

5. Customize the News Feed

With a news subscription, feeds can be customized by clicking the Feeds button in the window. Simply check or un-check which feeds to choose what shows in the window.

6. Subscribe to the News Feed (LiveBriefs by MT NewsWires)

To subscribe to the LiveBriefs by MT Newswires service (at either the basic or professional level) click the My Services button at the top right of TC2000 and select the LiveBriefs option under Monthly Data Feeds.