Currency Swings Boost Reuters Earnings; Windfall To Be Invested In Yet More Development

THIS MONTH'S LEAD STORIES

The pace of product development at Reuters Holdings PLC shows no sign of letting up and is likely to accelerate. As it previewed its new Equities 2000 terminal to securities analysts, the company said a robust second half of 1986 will lead to greater spending on marketing, network, and product development. "Two or three more" acquisitions are also likely.

In his presentation to analysts in New York December 9th, managing director Glen Renfrew hinted at overall revenue growth in excess of 30 p