Industry Research :Data Company Bloomberg Content • • • • • Introduction Bloomberg Overview and History Core Business: Professional Services Reuters Overview and History Core Business: Corporates and Media Introduction: Data Industry • Main Players: • Reuters • Bloomberg Bloomberg Overview and History • Bloomberg L.P. is an information services, news and media company serving customers around the world • Bloomberg Professional Service • Bloomberg Electronic Trading Systems • Bloomberg News • Bloomberg Radio • Bloomberg Television • Bloomberg Interactive Television • Bloomberg Magazine Group • Bloomberg Press • Bloomberg.com Bloomberg -- History • Founded in 1981 • Including information services, news and media company, mainly provides real-time financial data. • Serving in 126 countries around the world. • Headquartered in New York. • Employs more than 8200 people in 108 offices worldwide BLOOMBERG PROFESSIONAL service • Financial information network • Core business of Bloomberg • Integrates data, news, analytics, multimedia reports and e-mail into a single platform • Market professionals around the world • use the service to make informed decisions and complete transactions BLOOMBERG PROFESSIONAL service • Launch date: December, 1982 • Countries served: 126 • Market sector coverage: Government, equity, corporate, mortgage, money market, municipal, preferred equity, commodities, indices, currencies and derivatives • Exchange Connectivity: 250 exchanges including: Nasdaq, Nasdaq Intermarket, NYSELondon Stock Exchange-SETS,Tokyo Stock Exchange, Exchange of Hong Kong BLOOMBERG PROFESSIONAL service • Equity coverage: 246,000 securities in 129 countries and 153,000 companies from 250 exchanges • Bond coverage: 530,000 corporate bonds, 53,700 government bonds, 10,180 preferred, 256,000 mortgages, 21,000 money market programs, 30,100 syndicated loans and 3,490,000 municipal bonds • Fund Coverage: 80,000 funds covering 72 countries worldwide • Contributors: More than 6,000 additional sources of contributed information and pricing feeds • Pricing (US): $1350 per month per workstation (multiple system clients) $1700 per month per workstation (single system clients) BLOOMBERG Road Shows: • Launched in 1998, and SEC approved, • the worldwide standard for electronic securities marketing. • This multimedia service, featuring synchronized slides, audio and streaming video, is an • Vehicle for issuers and underwriters who want to enhance their new issue presentations. BLOOMBERG Data License • Provide flexible access to more than 4 million instruments spanning all global capital markets. • Maintains security reference information, • derived data, corporate-action announcements, • company financials and daily/historical pricing. • Nearly 5,000 unique data elements stored in • Bloomberg’s data warehouse allow users to fuel • their internal applications with the same quality data Reuters Overview and History • Reuters is a global information company providing indispensable information tailored for professionals in the financial services, media and corporate markets • Business into four customer segments. • Services for Asset Managers • Investment Banking • Treasury Services • Corporate & Media Reuters Overview and History • Founded in London in 1851 • Connects over 250,000 financial professionals via its instant messaging service, Reuters Messaging • Data provided on 960,000+ shares, bonds and other financial instruments • Information on 40,000 companies • Financial information from 244 exchanges and OTC markets • Over 16,000 staff in 220 cities in 94 countries • Listed on the London Stock Exchange and NASDAQ exchange Reuters-Core Business • Corporates and Media comprises two businesses. • Media is the traditional heart of the company. We have been serving the media industry for more than 150 years. Media represents Reuters news business and provides a broad array of products including text/print services, pictures, TV/video, books and online services. • Corporates serves customers outside financial services and the media, providing research, advisory and business intelligence services.