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July 27, 2018

Thomson Reuters. Thomson Reuters Financial & Risk Business Announces New Company Name: Refinitiv. Thomson Reuters Financial & Risk business announced that following the closing of the strategic partnership transaction between Thomson Reuters and private equity funds managed by Blackstone, the Financial & Risk business will be known as Refinitiv. [Full Announcement].

July 11, 2016

Thomson Reuters. Thomson Reuters announces Definitive agreement to sell its Intellectual Property and Science business to Onex and Baring Asia for $3.55 billion. Thomson Reuter announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its Intellectual Property and Science business to private equity funds affiliated with Onex Corporation and Baring Private Equity Asia for $3.55 billion in cash. [Full Announcement].

November 11, 2015

Thomson Reuters. Thomson Reuters to Explore Strategic Options for its Intellectual Property and Science Business. Thomson Reuters announced that it is exploring strategic options for its Intellectual Property and Science business. With leading products and solutions such as Web of Science, Thomson CompuMark, Thomson Innovation, MarkMonitor, Thomson Reuters Cortellis and Thomson IP Manager, the Intellectual Property and Science business provides its customers with comprehensive intellectual property and scientific information, decision support tools and services supporting the innovation lifecycle for governments, academia and corporations. [Full Announcement].

April 15, 2014

Thomson Reuters. Thomson Reuters Collaborates with Cornell University’s Emerging Markets Institute to advance access to academic research. The Intellectual Property and Science business of Thomson Reuters, the world's leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, today announced a collaboration with the Emerging Markets Institute at Cornell University’s Johnson Graduate School of Management to power a unique academic research portal through the Web of Science, the premier scientific search and discovery platform and industry authority in science, social science, and arts & humanities citation indexes. [Full Announcement].

February 4, 2014

Thomson Reuters. Thomson Reuters Cortellis Data Fusion addresses big data challenges by speeding access to critical pharmaceutical content. Intellectual Property & Science business of Thomson Reuters, the world's leading provider of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, today announced the launch of Cortellis Data Fusion, an addition to the Thomson Reuters Cortellis suite, the industry's most comprehensive information solution for drug discovery and development. Cortellis Data Fusion utilizes linked data technologies – frameworks that allow content to be shared across applications and enterprise or community boundaries – connecting users with data from internal proprietary systems as well as third-party resources to address Big Data challenges. [Full Announcement].

July 26, 2012

Thomson Reuters. Thomson Reuters to acquire MarkMonitor. The Intellectual Property & Science business of Thomson Reuters announced it has signed a definitive agreement to purchase MarkMonitor®, a global leader in online brand protection. The completion of the acquisition is subject to standard regulatory approvals. [Full Announcement].

April 10, 2010

Thomson Reuters. Thomson Reuters and Palantir Technologies Enter Exclusive Agreement to Create Next-Generation Analytics Platform for Financial Clients. Thomson Reuters and Palantir Technologies announced an exclusive agreement to create a next-generation financial analysis platform, QA Studio. QA Studio is an innovative new addition to Thomson Reuters suite of quantitative driven products and extends Palantir’s sophisticated intelligence software into the financial markets. [Full Announcement].