To Build Japanese Brand, Thomson Reuters Backs Market Initiatives

Vendor hopes its involvement in local issues will raise its profile against regional players..


For example, Thomson Reuters is currently involved in the Tokyo Global Financial Center plan, an effort by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government to transform Tokyo into a hub of international finance by 2020, when the city will host the Olympic Games. The plan is expected to boost Tokyo’s standing as a financial center by facilitating the business activities of financial professionals in Japan and abroad, and supporting domestic and foreign capital investment.

In addition, Japan is also mulling join