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Thomson Reuters proves to be the biggest international global news agency. The multimedia company offers world news, investing news, technology news, business news, small business news, headline news, news alerts, stock market and mutual funds information and quotes, and personal finance news. All of this information is delivered on the company website Reuters.com, and via their mobile, video, and interactive television platforms. Reuters remains the media and news division of Thompson Reuters.
Thomson Reuters offers information to working professionals in the fields of legal, finance and risk, accounting, taxes, science, intellectual property, and media. This helps them to make decisions with the appropriate technology, intelligence, and personal expertise which they require to obtain answers which they can trust.
All of these answers come from the most believed and beloved news outfit in the world, Reuters. Thompson Reuters claims over 50,000 professional employees working in more than 100 different countries. The company brings more than 100 years of experience to the table in its role as the leading global multimedia news provider.
The outfit refers to itself as the answer company. They are concerned with much more than just raw data. They package and shape the information using their innovative technology and perceptive employees so that it has meaning and direction. The employees who serve Thompson Reuters hail from the different sectors in which the company specializes.
This means that their staff are comprised of lawyers, business professionals, analysts, programmers, accountants, publishers, and other professionals. These personnel all work together to help bring watchers and readers the insights on information of the most critical worldwide business and news topics. These range from increasingly complicated regulatory environments and rising risk and volatility to transforming technologies and changing business models.
Thompson Reuters owns a wide range of news provider related subsidiaries. Eikon delivers news, data, and analysis on financial markets around the world to mobile and desktop platforms. World-Check looks for individuals and entities around the world who pose risk so that they can discern unknown risks lying hidden in networks and business relationships.
Elektron provides everything users require to improve their proprietary data management and to control and manage their workflow. Westlaw allows users to access attorney expertise, content which is authoritative, and technology that defines industries in order to build up the most powerful argument possible. Checkpoint provides participants with industry leading information relevant to finance, accounting, and tax professionals. Finally, its Onesource offers the ability to manage all of a business’ or individual’s compliance and tax needs.
In 2015, Thompson Reuters boasted over $12.2 billion in revenues and an 18.8% operating profit margin. The shares are included in both the New York Stock Exchange and Toronto exchanges and listings under the symbol of TRI.
Thomson Reuters has won an impressive array of awards and accolades in recent years. They have been named among the World’s Most Admired Companies by Fortune Magazine for eight years in a row from 2009 to 2016. They rank first in people management, global competitiveness, and social responsibility. They earned second place for financial data services.
The company has also earned seven consecutive annual awards from 2009 to 2015 from the Ethisphere Institute. Its most recent award in this category was to be named among the 2015 World’s Most Ethical Companies. This award recognizes corporations that do more than simply issue statements about conducting ethical business by carrying out their promised actions.
CareerBliss has also named Thomson Reuters to among the top of the list the Happiest Companies in America. This job searching company and site unveils the corporations that have the best happiness ratings every year.