Merged Thomson Reuters Breaks Cover

Regulators in Canada, Europe and the US approved the deal early this year, but attached conditions-namely that to preserve competition in certain areas, the merged vendor must sell copies of Thomson Financial's WorldScope fundamental data product, Reuters Estimates, Reuters Aftermarket Research and the EcoWin economic database purchased by Reuters in 2005 (IMD, Feb. 25).

In keeping with the ruling, the vendor sold a copy of the fundamental database to FactSet (IMD, April 28) and a copy of the res

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