A global mission


When Jane Platt joined Reuters as head of its asset management division in February 2001 from Barclays Stockbrokers, her mandate was to increase the firm’s buy-side market share from 6% to 9% by 2006. Platt was unable to say whether Reuters is on course to achieve this, but she did share her thoughts on her first year in office with Victor Anderson

How has your first year gone as head of Reuters Asset Management?

The only thing I completely misunderstood when I joined was the amount of travell