What does Reuters do for business?
We go back to the start, where there’s no bias and no agenda to tell the real story. We work tirelessly to build partnerships with businesses around the world to create, verify and distribute news so more people have access to reliable information. Partner with Reuters to become a part of stories that inspire action.
Who is the founder of Reuters news agency?
Paul Reuter, the founder, by Nadar, c. 1865. Reuters (/ˈrɔɪtərz/) is an international news organization owned by Thomson Reuters. Until 2008, the Reuters news agency formed part of an independent company, Reuters Group plc, which was also a provider of financial market data.
Where did Reuter start?
Reuter moved to London in 1851 and established a news wire agency at the London Royal Exchange. Headquartered in London, Reuter's company initially covered commercial news, serving banks, brokerage houses, and business firms. The first newspaper client to subscribe was the London Morning Advertiser in 1858, and more began to subscribe soon after.
What happened to Paul Reuter?
It was acquired by the Thomson Corporation in 2008 and now makes up the media division of Thomson Reuters. Paul Reuter worked at a book-publishing firm in Berlin and was involved in distributing radical pamphlets at the beginning of the Revolutions in 1848.