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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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Rueven has also held senior leadership positions at BNP CooperNeff, State Street Bank, Thompson Financial, Jefferies and Credit Suisse First Boston.
of Ashland and the Thompson Financial Group of Boston.
Prior to this position he served as Managing Director for Thompson Financial Publishing from 1998 until 2000.
We do not believe that News Corp would augment the value of its internet properties by merging its assets into Yahoo," Cowen analyst Jim Friedland said in a research note published by Thompson Financial.
David Moulder becomes md and Tony Thompson financial controller.
He also saw the marketing strategies of Microsoft and Netscape, and talked extensively to them before coming up with an unusual marketing plan, The plan was good enough to get partners and financing from Arthur Andersen, Huntington Bank, and Thompson Financial Publishing, among others.
This team was the number one underwriter for negotiated bonds in Michigan for the calendar year 2007 and the number one underwriter for K-12 bond issues through June 2008, reported by Thompson Financial Services.
This call is being webcast by Thompson Financial and can be accessed at Amkor's web site at www.
2 Source: Derived from information provided by Thompson Financial 2000-2005, Bloomberg 2006.
Then to be confronted with the reality that, according to Thompson Financial in the first quarter of this year, Dolphin reduced its holdings in infoUSA by 185,301 shares.