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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CONTACT: Emmett Dages of Thomson Financial Publishing, 708-933-8010/
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.
In addition to working on the Thomson Financial venture, the group will also contribute to and expand coverage on the Company's flagship Web site, CBS.
Dow Jones is Thomson Financial's primary news provider," said Sharon Rowlands, president and chief operating officer of Thomson Financial.
That we have seen such a rapid rise in both the number of such providers and buy-side interest in their output should come as no surprise, given the market's renewed focus on transparency and governance following an environment of turbulence and scandal," said Debra Walton, Global Managing Director of Research at Thomson Financial.
We've developed Dow Jones NewsPlus to meet the needs of the investment community, and we are very pleased to announce the launch of Dow Jones NewsPlus on Thomson Financial platforms first," said Paul Ingrassia, president, Dow Jones Newswires.
The partnership will allow clients of Thomson Financial to benefit from the established expertise and insight provided by MNI's premium financial news and analysis.
It's fitting that Dow Jones NewsPlus will debut on Thomson ONE," said Lou Eccleston, president of sales and trading, Thomson Financial.
11 /Xinhua-PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Thomson Financial, an operating unit of The Thomson Corporation (NYSE: TOC; TSX: TOC), and leading provider of financial information and technology solutions to the worldwide financial community, today announced the appointment of Mark Howarth as Managing Director, Asia Pacific, Thomson Financial.
THOMSON FINANCIAL STARTS 'MERGER NEWS' AND ACQUIRES MACDONALD & ASSOCIATES LTD.
8 trillion year in global mergers and acquisitions has led Minnesota dealmakers to call the current M&A environment good or excellent (89%), while approximately half (44%) expect further merger acceleration in the first half of 2007, according to a new survey by Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) and Thomson Financial.