Reuters was founded in London in 1851 and has around 330,000 professional users with approximately 15,000 staff in nearly 91 countries. It is one of the world’s largest international multimedia news agencies with editorial staff, journalists, photographers and camera operators in about 200 bureaus that serve approximately 130 countries. Reuters is among the most read news sources on the Internet, reaching millions in offices, homes or on personal data assistants. Its core strengths lie in providing the content, analytics, trading and messaging capabilities needed by financial professionals. The open technology, based on industry standards, enables its customers to search, store and integrate information with content from other sources. The company provides financial institutions with specially designed tools to help them reduce risk and distribute and manage the volumes of market data. Its electronic trading services connect financial communities and help them to gain access to the best prices and to trade efficiently and effectively. (Updated by OneSource Information Services) Source: Experian Ltd.