Thomson Reuters DataScope and Elektron Real Time recognized again by customers in Waters Rankings 2014
London, July 19, 2014 - (ACN Newswire) - Thomson Reuters has again been recognised for the depth, breadth and quality of the data and analytics tools it provides to financial markets professionals worldwide in this year's Waters Rankings awards.
Thomson Reuters won three categories in the Waters Rankings 2014: Best Reference Data Provider, Best Low-Latency Data Feed Provider and Best Corporate Actions Solution Provider. This is the third consecutive year that Thomson Reuters has been named Best Reference Data Provider and the fifth it has been named Best Low-Latency Data Feed Provider. It is the first year that the company has won the 'Best Corporate Actions Solution Provider' award.
The Waters Rankings are a widely respected industry award program based on a polling of qualified readers of Waters Technology, a financial IT publication from Incisive Media, with a circulation of over 10,000 monthly readers.
The Best Low-Latency Data Feed Provider award reflects the success of Thomson Reuters Elektron in providing real-time data technology that is constantly responding to customers' changing needs. The Best Corporate Actions Solution Provider and Best Reference Data Provider award wins reflect the company's commitment to providing customers with the largest depth and breadth of end of and intra-day content, including evaluated pricing, legal entity, analytics, corporate actions and reference data through Thomson Reuters DataScope.
"We are honoured to be recognised again this year as a leading provider of reference data, low-latency data feeds and corporate actions solutions," said David Craig, president, Financial & Risk, Thomson Reuters. "Winning in these three categories is a direct endorsement from our customers and reinforces our continued commitment to deliver the most scalable and robust solutions to the financial community. We are extremely pleased that our customers and the broader industry recognise our dedication and we thank them for these honours."
Thomson Reuters strength in global data and content provision has also been recognised in numerous other awards this year, including being named Best Data Provider for Foreign Exchange and Best Low Latency Data/Technology Vendor in this year's Inside Market Data and Inside Reference Data Awards. It was also recently named Energy Risk's inaugural Data Provider of the Year for the Americas & Europe.
The Waters Rankings were announced on July 16, 2014 at an awards ceremony in New York. For more information about the Waters Rankings, go to www.waterstechnology.com.
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Daniel Billings, Public Relations, Asia
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