Reuters parent reports better-than-expected earnings

Thomson Reuters Corp., the parent of the Reuters news service, reported a better-than-expected profit on Thursday and raised its full-year revenue forecast. Ken Li of Reuters writes, “The news and information company said that it now expects 2022 revenue to increase by 6%, from 5.5%, adding that revenue from its ‘Big 3’ business segments will rise […]

Nearly 300 Reuters journalists walking off the job

Nearly 300 journalists at Reuters will walk off the job Thursday for 24 hours in protest of management’s slow-walking contract renewal negotiations, the first major labor action by journalists at the company in more than 30 years. Journalists are expected to walk out and hold rallies at seven Reuters bureau offices — Washington, D.C., New […]

Reuters hires Queen to cover sports and media litigation

Reuters has hired Law360 reporter Jack Queen to cover sports and media litigation. He has been at Law360 for the past three years, first as a general assignment reporter and then as a senior reporter. Queen also spent a year at Reuters as a research assistant. He previously worked at the Summit Daily News in Frisco, Colorado […]

Reuters hires Nguyen as US finance editor

Reuters has hired New York Times banking reporter Lananh Nguyen as its U.S. finance editor. She had been at the Times since June 2021 and wrote primarily about banks. Nguyen previously worked at Bloomberg News, where she covered banks, wealth management, and market structure in New York. She joined Bloomberg in 2010 in London, and […]

Reuters parent expanding remote work and sabbatical policies

Thomson Reuters Corp. is introducing new benefits for its global employees, including an expanded “work from anywhere” policy and a new sabbatical program, reports Sadie Jones of Benefits Canada. Jones reports, “To build on its existing Flex My Way program, which offers employees the opportunity to work from anywhere in their country of residence for up to eight […]

Reuters appoints Hussain editor in charge for finance

Reuters has tapped Noor Zainab Hussain as editor in charge, finance. Recently, Hussain served as sector specialist for U.S. finance. Previously, she served as sector specialist EMEA companies, correspondent U.K. finance and U.K. tech, media and telecom correspondent. She also worked at CNBC in India and was a trainee reporter at The Statesman. Hussain graduated […]

Reuters launches subscription business aimed at those making corporate decisions

Reuters is launching a new subscription research business called Reuters Insight that will be geared toward individuals making corporate strategy decisions, reports Sara Fischer of Axios. Fischer writes, “The new business unit becomes Reuters’ first-ever subscription business aimed at individuals rather than whole enterprises. The company’s previously announced subscription plan for its news site is in limbo […]

Bloomberg Law hires Chutchian as deputy team leader

Bloomberg Industry Group has hired Maria Chutchian to be deputy team leader for Bloomberg Law’s bankruptcy and insurance beats. Chutchian previously was a reporter at Reuters for the past two years. She also spent six years at Debtwire as global legal editor, associate courts editor and as a reporter. Chutchian also worked at Law360 as a senior […]

Bloomberg hires Irrera as senior editor for crypto

Anna Irrera has joined Bloomberg’s crypto team in London as a senior editor. Recently, she was chief correspondent for fintech at Reuters, where she worked for more than five years. There, she also served as a fintech correspondent and fintech correspondent and financial companies team leader. She worked as an online reporter and then as […]

Tadesse, former Reuters correspondent in Ethiopia, dies at 92

Tsegaye Tadesse, a former Reuters correspondent in Ethiopia who had a front row seat to history, has died at 92. Barry Malone and Tiksa Negeri of Reuters write, “But it was at Reuters news agency, which hired him in 1975 and where he would work for almost 35 years, that Tsegaye believed he did his best […]