Reuters' Finsbury Data Uses Expert System To Sort

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Looking for better ways to scan and organize mountains of incoming text, Finsbury Data Services has turned to artificial intelligence to ease the indexing and sorting of its many source publications.

Finsbury Data's Textline is being used as a primary source of published text information for Reuters' new data retrieval product. Dubbed Reuter Company Newsyear, this service is designed to compete directly with the Dow Jones' 90-Day News Retrieval.

Finsbury Data, owned by Reuters Holdings PLC, is