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Thomson Reuters issues $1 billion in 3 and 10-year notes

Tuesday 23 September 2014

Thomson Reuters is issuing $1 billion of debt securities comprising $550 million of 1.65 per cent notes due in 2017, and $450 million of 3.85 per cent notes due in 2024.

Reuters cans experimental e-mail and linkblog service

Monday 22 September 2014

Reuters has closed Counterparties, an e-mail and linkblog service for financial news and commentary that offered a curated look at the day's big business stories.

500-word edict cuts Reuters news file wordage

Tuesday 16 September 2014

Reuters' 500-word limit introduced four months ago for most stories in North and South America has reduced news file wordage by 16 per cent.

Thomson Reuters Foundation news extends reach to Eikon

Tuesday 16 September 2014

Stories produced by the Thomson Reuters Foundation, the expanding charitable arm of Thomson Reuters, now feature on Eikon screens, the foundation's editor-in-chief Belinda Goldsmith (photo) said in a statement.

Thomson Reuters urges shareholders to reject 'mini-tender' offer

Monday 15 September 2014

Thomson Reuters urged its shareholders to reject an unsolicited "mini-tender" offer to purchase up to 2.5 million TRI common shares.

The Reuter Society

The Reuter Society is a social network for former employees of Reuters or Thomson Reuters. The original Society was founded as a London-based club in 1990. The Reuter Society of America was launched in New York in 2014.

Haunts

Nostalgic recollections of some of the favourite places where Reuters people liked to gather - in Beirut, Hong Kong, Johannesburg, Kabul, London, New York, Nicosia, Paris, Saigon (now Ho Chi Minh CIty) and Washington.