Expanding Relationship with Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC Site to Provide Financial Professionals Access to LatinFinance Editorial Content and Vertically Customized Internet Search VIENNA, Va., Jan. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Convera Corporation (Nasdaq: CNVR), a leading provider of search technologies for professional workers, today announced an agreement with LatinFinance to build a custom search solution for its online property, LatinFinance.com. LatinFinance magazine is a leading source of Latin American financial market news and analysis, published by Latin American Financial Publications Inc., a subsidiary of Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC. Through its TrueKnowledge for Web(TM) service, Convera will build a professional search capability that will enable visitors to LatinFinance.com to search the Web for the information they need to make informed financial decisions. The two companies have agreed on an advertising revenue sharing plan. "Perhaps more than any other business segment, financial professionals need to stay continually informed to make the right decisions," said Kurt Gastrock, Convera's chief operating officer. "LatinFinance already is a trusted source of timely information for investors in the Latin American markets. LatinFinance.com will provide the same editorial insights with customized access to Web content relevant to the magazine's audience to make finding precise information easier and faster." The agreement expands Convera's relationship with global publisher Euromoney Institutional Investor. Convera is developing a customized Web search solution for its online property, InstitutionalInvestor.com. Convera also has agreements to power Web search solutions for many other leading publishers including CNET and CMP Healthcare Media, a division of United Business Media. About Convera(R) Convera(R) is a leading provider of search technologies for professional workers. Convera has developed a unified product platform that makes sense of vast amounts of information -- wherever it resides -- across multiple data formats, languages and meanings. Based on proprietary technologies that extract relevant results from public and private data, Convera enables professionals to quickly retrieve exactly the information essential for action. The Convera search platform, TrueKnowledge Platform(TM), is delivered as a hosted service, software or a bundled hardware and software package. Thousands of government and business professionals in 40 countries rely on Convera search solutions to power a broad range of mission critical applications. About LatinFinance LatinFinance magazine is internationally recognized as an invaluable source for information on finance, cross-border investment and the capital markets in Latin America. It has provided continuous coverage of the region for 15 years, building up an expertise incomparable to any other publication. It is read by bankers, heads of corporations and financiers investing and operating in the region. LatinFinance is published by Latin American Financial Publications Inc., a subsidiary of Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC -- the international publishing, events and electronic information group, delivering business information to the finance, law, energy and transport sectors for over 35 years. This release, including any statements from Convera personnel, contains statements about Convera's future expectations, performance, plans, and prospects, as well as assumptions about future events. The reader is cautioned not to put undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, as these statements are subject to numerous factors and uncertainties, including without limitation, business and economic conditions and trends; the ability to continue funding operating losses; fluctuations in operating results including impacts from reduced corporate IT spending and lengthier sales cycles; continued success in technological advances and development including the TrueKnowledge Platform(TM); possible disruption in commercial activities caused by terrorist activity and armed conflict, such as changes in logistics and security arrangements; reduced customer demand relative to expectations; competitive factors; and other risk factors listed from time to time in the company's reports to the Securities and Exchange Commission. Actual results may differ materially from our expectations as the result of these and other important factors relating to Convera's business and product development efforts, which are further described in Convera's filings with the SEC. These filings can be obtained from the SEC's website located at http://www.sec.gov. Any forward-looking statements are based on information available to Convera on the date of this release, and Convera assumes no obligation to update such statements. "The Convera design logo and the following are trademarks of Convera in the United States and other countries: Convera(R), the Convera design logo, Screening Room(R), RetrievalWare(R), Excalibur(TM), Govmine(TM), baseRelevance(TM), TrueKnowledge Platform(TM), TrueB2B(TM), TrueKnowledge for Enterprise(TM), TrueKnowledge for Discovery(TM), TrueKnowledge for Web(TM), and Knewworld(TM)." 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