June 5, 2006
Reuters Offers Unsurpassed Levels of Timeliness and Delivery
New York -- Reuters (LSE: RTR.L, NASDAQ: RTRSY) today announced the expansion of Reuters DataScope Fixed Income evaluated pricing service to include 12 new currencies from Europe, Africa, Asia and emerging markets. Reuters currently generates evaluated pricing on over 1.3 million securities worldwide.
Reuters is the only service provider to offer fixed income evaluations automatically every 10 minutes. Reuters DataScope Fixed Income evaluated pricing service also includes premium 4PM, 6PM GMT updates and end-of-day 11PM GMT updates. These prices are delivered by Reuters DataScope Pricing and Reference Data, Reuters DataScope Real-time, and Reuters premium desktop products such as 3000XTRA, offering the most comprehensive and timely front-to-back office fixed income pricing service available in the market today.
Gary Barr, Global Business Owner for Reuters Pricing and Reference Data, states: “The addition of these twelve currencies to the Reuters Evaluated Pricing service demonstrates the ongoing commitment that Reuters has to remain the undisputed primary source of independent, trusted, and timely evaluated prices available in the market today. ”
The 12 new currencies are: Danish Krone, Swedish Krona, Norwegian Kroner, Iceland Krona, Hungarian Forint, Polish New Zloty, Czech Koruna, Slovak Koruna, Russian Rouble, Turkish Lira, South African Rand, and Japanese Yen.