Thomson Reuters

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Thompson Reuters Corporation is a Canadian media and financial-data firm based in New York City. It was created by the Thomson Corporation's purchase of Reuters Group on 17 April 2008. The Woodbridge Company, a holding company for the Thomson family of Canada, owns 53% of the group, which operates in 100 countries, and has 60,000 employees. Thomson Reuters was ranked as Canada's "leading corporate brand" in the 2010 Interbrand Best Canadian Brands ranking. It is headquartered at 3 Times Square, Manhattan, New York City.

In late 2011, The company announced a new organizational structure with five divisions:

Thompson Reuters
  • Financial and Risk Operation:
    • Financial Professionals & Marketplaces
    • Enterprise Solutions
  • Legal:
    • Formerly North American Legal and Legal & Regulatory; including West, makers of Westlaw, and Carswell
  • Intellectual Property & Science:
    • Formerly Thomson Healthcare and Thomson Scientific
  • Tax & Accounting:
    • Formerly Thomson Tax & Accounting
  • News and Media:
    • Reuters

Thomson Healthcare has since been sold and is now Truven Health Analytics

Thomson Reuters shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: TRI) and the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: TRI)


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References & Sources:

* WikiPedia

* Thompson Reuters Official Website

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