AFP-NIRI Alliance to Benefit Members

August 1, 2001 ( - The Association for Financial Professionals (AFP) and the National Investor Relations Institute (NIRI) have teamed up to provide educational tools and research to each other's members.

Among the products AFP will provide via a specially designed and co-branded Web page are:

· survey data
· a comprehensive database of article abstracts
· discounts on online benchmarking services and conferences.

While NIRI’s offerings on the site will include:

· an investor relations reference guide
· updates on practicing investor relations
· discounts on publications and educational events.