Big Year For Reuters: U.S. Market Leads Double-Digit Growth

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Yeah, yeah, Reuters had a terrific year, with 20 percent growth in both revenue and profit. Things were especially peachy in the U.S. -- where a 35 percent increase in revenue and a whopping 212 increase in the Americas' contribution to Reuters' profit -- has led managing director Peter Job to declare that America "now outweighs the City of London as our biggest single market in the world." The U.S. also happens to be the market that supports Reuters' Instinet Corp. subsidiary, which once ag