Reuters Holdings PLC is set to sign an agreement with Thomson Corp. for Reuters to distribute Thomson Financial Networks' First Call broker research service outside the U.S. The deal is a coup for Thomson and First Call founder Jeffrey Parker, who have managed to nail down research distribution agreements with most major U.K. brokers right under the nose of London-based Reuters.
Both firms stand to gain from the accord: First Call will get access to Reuters' huge screen population worldwide;
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