Trading.co.uk catches Mercedes’ parent company's emissions investigation hours before major news sources
Trading.co.uk alerted users to the news of Mercedes-Benz' owner, Daimler, opening an internal investigation into emissions.
Early morning Friday April 22, 2016 (UK & Europe time), it emerged that Daimler, the parent company of the Mercedes-Benz marque, said that it is conducting an internal investigation of its certification process for diesel exhaust emissions in the United States, at the request of the Justice Department. Trading.co.uk’s Pulse measurement originally alerted users to an unusual amount of activity around Daimler at 12:30am (CEST). The platform also monitored for more shifts in activity and alerted users throughout the morning to the shifts in the Pulse measurement. Read on