Reuters 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.


Since the acquisition of Reuters Group by the Thomson Corporation in 2008, the Reuters news agency has been a part of Thomson Reuters, making up the media division. It was established in 1851.


Reuters is the world’s largest international multimedia news provider. Founded over 165 years ago, Reuters provides society with the news it needs to be free, prosperous and informed. Each day 2,500 journalists in nearly 200 locations around the globe deliver unparalleled international and national news coverage in 16 languages with speed, impartiality and insight.

Reuters stays true to the letter and spirit of the Thomson Reuters Trust Principles,valuing independence, integrity and freedom from bias. 

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