NEW YORK (October 14, 2009) –Thomson Reuters has made a formal offer to acquire the leading global financial insight commentary business Breakingviews.com. The transaction is expected to complete within eight weeks. Breakingviews will be managed by the Reuters news organization and will further enhance and build upon Reuters own fast-growing global commentary service. In 2008 Reuters established an international commentary team, which has become a highly valued part of Reuters global, multimedia news and information offering. Source: Thomson Reuters
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Joachim C Bartels is a co-founder, director, head of information resources and Editor-in-Chief of BIIA. In his capacity as Editor-in-Chief he is responsible for the selection of relevant information content concerning industry insights, trends, technological developments, standards and policies impacting BIIA members in particular and the business information industry in general.
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