08 Dec 2008 ’08 Data Spend Flat, Driven by Asia, EMEA

Firms worldwide will spend $23 billion on financial data in 2008-the same as in 2007-with a drop in outlay in the Americas but an increase in EMEA and Asia, according to research released by Burton-Taylor International Consulting.Developing markets saw the...

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04 Dec 2008 Data giants face shrinking bank revenues

The financial data business faces an unfavorable outlook in the next two years following a stagnation in growth this year, leaving the door open to new companies to challenge the duopoly of Thomson Reuters and Bloomberg, according to new research.The...

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23 Jun 2008 The New Fight for Financial News

For years, The Thomson Corporation was the information giant that rarely talked about its own business.  But since its acquisition of Reuters, which closed this year, that reticence has softened. Thomas H. Glocer, the head of the combined company, is...

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