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Red flags raised over Blackstone's Refinitiv debt risks

Saturday 15 September 2018

US and European investors are clamouring to buy the $13.5 billion debt helping to fund Blackstone's control of Thomson Reuters' terminals and data business, to be rebranded Refinitiv when it closes on 1 October, the Financial Times reported.

Revealed: Refinitiv logo

Thursday 13 September 2018

Here's the registered logo for Refinitiv, the new name for Thomson Reuters' rebranded financial and risk business when control transfers to private equity on 1 October.

Aung San Suu Kyi defends verdict against Reuters journalists

Thursday 13 September 2018

Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi (photo) has defended the jailing of two Reuters journalists, despite international condemnation.

Refinitiv: 'Fair and reasonable' pensions agreement

Wednesday 12 September 2018

The Trustees of two legacy Reuters pension funds have agreed a Heads of Agreement with Thomson Reuters and private equity firm Blackstone on funding following the creation of new terminals and data business Refinitiv.

Blackstone eyes $650 million cuts in Refinitiv's first three years

Tuesday 11 September 2018

Blackstone aims to cut $650 million in costs in the first three years of its majority ownership of the former Reuters terminals and data business. Almost half will come from headcount reduction alone.

The Reuter Society

The Reuter Society is a social network for former employees of Reuters or Thomson Reuters. The original Society was founded as a London-based club in 1990. The Reuter Society of America was launched in New York in 2014.

Haunts

Nostalgic recollections of some of the favourite places where Reuters people liked to gather - in Beirut, Hong Kong, Johannesburg, Kabul, London, New York, Nicosia, Paris, Saigon and Washington.