Thomson Financial


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Thomson Financial

A former company that provided financial information to clients and the public at large. It was particularly well known for its FirstCall system, which was later consolidated with the I/B/E/S when Thomson acquired Primark. In 2008, Thomson Financial merged with Reuters to form Thomson Reuters. The new company's major competitor is Bloomberg.

Thomson Financial

A major provider of information, analytical tools, and consulting services to the financial community. The firm, a division of Thomson Corporation, is best known to investors for its First Call segment, which publishes consensus earnings estimates. See also First Call.
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Distributed via e-mail alerts twice every business day, the new service carries reports on the most significant pan-European M&A developments as well as editorial from other Thomson Financial publications (including 'Acquisitions Monthly,' 'European Venture Capital Journal' and 'International Financing Review).
Through the widest range of products and services in the industry, Thomson Financial helps clients in more than 70 countries make better decisions, be more productive and achieve superior results.
Earlier this month, Thomson Financial entered into a partnership with MarketWatch.
Before that, he had served as the Chief Operating Officer of Thomson Financial ESG since August 1999.
In related news, Thomson Financial has launched "First Call Events," an online calendar of corporate events.
New products and services to be released this summer include Thomson Financial Active Express and Target Web.
until its sale to McGraw-Hill last year, and chairman of Thomson Financial until Jan.
Peetz, executive vice president and Head of the corporate trust division at The Bank of New York, said, "The Thomson Financial findings affirm our position as a leading provider of corporate trust services to debt issuers in both the U.
The Thomson Financial news service will be available exclusively to Thomson ONE customers as well as to clients of Thomson affiliates.
It has always been a priority for AutEx to provide clients with the opportunity to access increased order flow, and so we re-affirm that commitment by providing Harborside+ as another destination for their IOI messages," said Robert Moitoso, senior vice president, Global Transaction Services, Thomson Financial.
Dow Jones Newswires, the leading provider of news and information to financial professionals, and Thomson Financial, an operating unit of The Thomson Corporation (NYSE: TOC; TSX: TOC) and leading provider of information and technology solutions to the world-wide financial community, today announced that they have extended their distribution agreement for an additional four years to provide news solutions to Thomson ONE users in the U.
A survey of New England business executives by the Association for Corporate Growth's Boston Chapter (ACG Boston) and Thomson Financial finds increasing optimism about the current environment for mergers and acquisitions.