NU Online News Service, Sept. 4, 2003, 2:45 p.m. EDT – Financial Research Corp., Boston, has hired three investment research analysts and says it expects to announce more hirings in the next few weeks.

The three new analysts are Christopher Sporcic, Meghan Lockwood and Owen Martin Concannon.

Sporcic will be an associate research analyst. He will handle quantitative analysis of mutual funds, variable annuities and other products.

Lockwood will follow investment and distribution trends, and Concannon will be a data analyst.

FRC is a unit of The BISYS Group Inc., New York.