Thomson Reuters (tri) is a global market leader in financial data with a wide range of services that includes publishing and expert professional advice. Its largest competitors in the publishing and information sector are DOW Jones, Bloomberg and Pearson.
Thomson Reuters relies on industry specialists and innovative technologies to provide financial and commercial information for decision-making in financial, legal, tax, accounting and media markets. With an annual revenue of 11.25 billion $(as of the end of 2017), is the market leader in the sector of financial data. The main function is to provide financial information and services for individual investors and businesses around the world. The bulk of revenue is generated through the sale of hundreds of thousands of subscriptions to online financial services.
In addition to significant financial Department, Thomson Reuters also publishes research and provides expert advice in the field of intellectual property, law, pharmacy and life Sciences, research, tax and accounting. The company was established in 2008 when the news Agency Reuters, the financial information company founded in London in 1851, was acquired by the Thomson Corporation, a canadian provider of financial information.
The Dow Jones is the world’s leading provider of financial news and information. The company has a significant portfolio of Newspapers, including the “wall Street Journal” which he founded in 1889. From 2017, the wall Street journal the top daily newspaper with a circulation of 2.277 million Dow Jones also owns other business magazines and services, including Barron’s, Financial news site marketwatch, smartmoney magazine, wsj magazine, and research service “Factiva”. The company is a subsidiary of news Corporation (NWS). His income 2016 amounted to 1.42 billion dollars.
Bloomberg is the market leader in business media. In addition to the syndicated news service and the magazine Bloomberg offers real-time Financial news, market data and analysis on Bloomberg television, radio and the Internet. A significant contribution to the amount of data generated by the Bloomberg terminal, the Platform, streams and integrates price data, financial information and news to more than 250,000 customers worldwide. The company invests a large amount of research in the technology sector, politics, stability and luxury. A private company, its revenues in 2016 to RUB 9.4 billion.
Pearson (PSO) is a leader in the global media market, operating under three main business groups: Pearson education, ft Group and the Penguin group. The largest division of Pearson education, the world’s leading educational publishers of textbooks and other research materials. The group of FT-Financial company wing, providing financial information and business news to a worldwide audience through such publications as the Financial Times and the Economist. Other types of publishing activities of the Department Pearson, Penguin group, annually publishes more than 4,000 fiction, documentary and reference material through his prints, Putnam, Viking and puffin. Its 2017 revenue reached 6.03 billion.