Communicator adds six IM clients

Jim Hu Staff Writer, CNET News.com
Jim Hu
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Communicator said six more financial companies will use its enterprise instant messaging product. Alliance Capital, COES, Garban-Intercapital, ING Financial Markets, Miller Tabak Roberts Securities and SwapsWire have all agreed to use the company's Hub IM software, which enables secure IM.

The agreements will add to the list of financial companies that are using Communicator's IM products, including Credit Suisse First Boston, Goldman Sachs, J.P. Morgan Chase, Lehman Brothers, Merrill Lynch, Morgan Stanley, Smith Barney and UBS Warburg.