Report Compares Bloomberg, Thomson Reuters FI News

The study, which looked at English-language fixed income news from the Bloomberg Professional News service and Reuters Markets News-delivered via the Bloomberg terminal and Reuters 3000 Xtra, respectively-found that on average, Bloomberg distributes 1,544 fixed income-related news items each day, compared to 1,620 delivered by Thomson Reuters.

Around half of Bloomberg's news items were headline-only "alerts"-the remainder being full stories-while alerts comprised only about one-third of Thomson