SOURCE: Thomson Reuters Corporation

March 18, 2010 06:00 ET

Reuters Launches Competitive Solution for US Newspapers' Financial Pages

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - March 18, 2010) - Reuters today announced it will offer automated delivery of customizable, print-ready financial data layouts to US newspapers at an attractive price. The solution leverages Thomson Reuters assets as the leading financial news and information provider.

The offering, Reuters Financial Infographics (RFI), provides camera-ready pages and graphs that can be customized to individual newspaper requirements. RFI sets a new standard in the presentation of financial data and saves newspapers time and resources.

"RFI was created as part of a larger strategy to address the challenges facing media owners today," said Christoph Pleitgen, managing director of Reuters news agency for Thomson Reuters. "Our media customers told us they need more than content, they need workflow solutions. And the solution we are launching today is specifically tailored for the needs of US newspapers."

Reuters has teamed up with Custom Flow Solutions, a development firm specializing in publishing automation, to deliver this product.

"Our technology solutions combined with Reuters strong reputation as a financial data provider, is the perfect fit," explained Hanaan Rosenthal, managing director for Custom Flow Solutions.

About Reuters

Reuters, the news and media division of Thomson Reuters, is the world's largest international multimedia news provider touching more than 1 billion people a day. Reuters provides unbiased business, financial, national and international news to professionals via Thomson Reuters desktops, the world's media organizations, as well as directly to affluent business professionals through Reuters.com and other digital platforms.

About Thomson Reuters

Thomson Reuters is the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals. We combine industry expertise with innovative technology to deliver critical information to leading decision makers in the financial, legal, tax and accounting, healthcare and science and media markets, powered by the world's most trusted news organization. With headquarters in New York and major operations in London and Eagan, Minnesota, Thomson Reuters employs more than 50,000 people and operates in over 100 countries. Thomson Reuters shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX: TRI) and New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: TRI). For more information, go towww.thomsonreuters.com.

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