NEW YORK, Dec. 08, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Wall Street Journal today introduced WSJ Podcasts, expanding its on-demand digital news offerings with 12 podcasts highlighting award-winning reporting from the Journal, Barron’s and MarketWatch. The podcasts range from daily updates with What’s News, Your Money Matters and Tech News Briefing to the weekly Opinion: Potomac Watch and Free for All with Jason Gay.
The WSJ Podcasts provide need-to-know information by delving into markets, world and political news, with briefings on tech, money and top headlines. The shows include three daily and nine weekly podcasts and showcase popular columns, writers and sections from the Journal, MarketWatch and Barron’s.
Starting on December 11, the WSJ Podcasts will be distributed in partnership with The Slate Group’s Panoply podcast network.
WSJ Podcasts are available for listening at WSJ.com/podcasts and via download at iTunes, Stitcher, Deezer, and SoundCloud.
"WSJ Podcasts give voice to the Journal’s world class reporting, creating new opportunities for audiences to engage with our news, analysis and commentary," said John Wordock, Executive Producer, WSJ Podcasts.
"Through WSJ Podcasts, advertisers can develop an even deeper relationship with our ambitious audience; the world's most important decision makers,” said Trevor Fellows, Global Head of Advertising, The Wall Street Journal. “We're looking forward to helping clients tell their stories via this new platform."
The WSJ Podcast lineup includes:
WSJ Podcasts join the Journal’s recently enhanced suite of digital products, including What’s News, WSJ City, the fully responsive WSJ.com and new apps for both iOS and Android, as well as an Apple Watch app.
About The Wall Street Journal
The Wall Street Journal is a global news organization that provides leading news, information, commentary and analysis. Published by Dow Jones, The Wall Street Journal engages readers across print, digital, mobile, social, and video. Building on its heritage as the preeminent source of global business and financial news, the Journal includes coverage of U.S. & world news, politics, arts, culture, lifestyle, sports, and health. It holds 36 Pulitzer Prizes for outstanding journalism.
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