Thomson Reuters Bets $1bn on Multimedia

The new platform, dubbed Reuters Insider, ties together Reuters news and information in a display focused around video content, some of which will be produced by the vendor using new television studios in its New York, London and Hong Kong offices and by using video cameras to tape contributions from journalists in its news bureaus worldwide, as well as a network of third-party contributors that could include broker research and broadcast content. The studios and cameras will allow the vendor to