2007 05 03 Thompson offer to buy Reuters
Montreal (QC) CANADA, May 4, 2007- FILE PHOTO
of the FX-Reuters booth at ACI - The Financial Markets
Association, May 4, 2007, during their convention in Montreal, Canada.
Canadian group Thomson want to use the 7,75 Billion US $ profit from the sale of Thompson Learning ; its educative publications, to purchase the British group REUTERS for 17 Billion US $ hoping to be able to compete with US based BLOOMBERG in the market of financial information.