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Thomson Reuters Corporation : Thomson Reuters Expands Buy-Side Equity Trading Capabilities in Thomson Reuters Eikon

Thomson Reuters Expands Buy-Side Equity Trading Capabilities in Thomson
Reuters Eikon
Buy-side customers to gain aggregate view of broker liquidity and improved
trade execution capabilities through integration of Autex Indications of
Interest data and FlexTrade Execution Management System in Thomson Reuters
flagship financial markets desktop

NEW YORK, LONDON, May 20, 2014 -
Thomson Reuters today announced that it has enhanced equities and futures
trading capabilities in its flagship desktop,Thomson Reuters Eikon, with the
integration of FlexTrade's Execution Management System ("EMS") and Autex
Indications of Interest ("IOI") data. These moves support Thomson Reuters
aim to connect and power the global financial community by providing buy-side
customers with seamless access to broker-neutral EMS capabilities as well as
tools to better monitor broker activity and liquidity.

With the integration of FlexTrade's EMS in Eikon,FlexTrade Spark, buy-side
traders can efficiently streamline their workflow and optimize their
execution strategy. With this tool traders gain access to equities and
futures trade execution capabilities and can send orders to multiple brokers
and venues, including dark pools and ATS/MTFs, while benefiting from an
aggregate view of liquidity, tools to monitor market events, and the ability
to receive news, price and volume alerts to better inform their trading
strategies. FlexTrade is a member of Thomson Reuters established partner
network, which provides customers the freedom to choose from among the
leading OMS and EMS providers. Thomson Reuters plans to integrate additional
OMS and EMS vendor capabilities in Eikon over time.

The addition ofAutex IOI data in Eikonenables customers to more accurately
monitor broker activity and liquidity, including indications, advertisements,
and broker rankings. Customers benefit from access to the latest algorithmic
trading strategies from hundreds of brokers in domestic and global markets as
orders are sent over Thomson Reuters Autex Trade Route. Autex Trade Route is
Thomson Reuters global FIX-based order routing network that provides
connectivity to over 750 buy-side firms and 700 executing brokers and venues.

"Buy-side traders face unprecedented complexity due to fragmented liquidity,
multiple broker relationships and algorithmic trading across global markets,"
said Rob Hegarty, global head of equities, Thomson Reuters. "Thomson Reuters
has a track-record of working with leading EMS and OMS providers to offer our
buy-side customers a choice when trading over our Autex FIX order routing
network. With the integration of FlexTrade's EMS in Eikon, we have taken this
a step further by offering a comprehensive experience for traders who need
access to rich, relevant news, in-depth information, sophisticated analytics
and a broker-neutral EMS."

"Thomson Reuters is leading the way forward in next generation desktops for
the financial markets," said Vijay Kedia, president and CEO, FlexTrade,
"Thomson Reuters Eikon is focused on making the consumption and analysis of
data as simple and intuitive as possible for traders. By integrating a
best-of-breed application such as FlexTrade Spark EMS in Eikon, we are
streamlining the trader's workflow and making their job easier and more

Thomson Reuters Autex Trade Route delivers order flow of two billion shares
per day in equities, options and futures, as well as foreign exchange and
fixed income. Thomson Reuters Autex is also the world's premier order
indication and advertised trade service, providing market professionals
access to the largest and broadest pool of global trading liquidity. It
receives streaming indications of interest from trading partners across the
globe, and processes more than five million messages per day.

Thomson Reuters Eikonis a powerful and intuitive next-generation solution for
consuming real-time and historical data, enabling financial markets
transactions and connecting with the financial markets community. Its
award-winning news, analytics and data visualization tools help its users
make more efficient trading and investment decisions across asset classes and
instruments including commodities, derivatives, equities, fixed income and
foreign exchange. Thomson Reuters Eikon is a leading desktop and mobile
solution that is connected, informed and intelligent, and provides access to
a messaging community of over 210,000 financial professionals.

Thomson Reuters
Thomson Reuters is the world's leading source of intelligent information for
businesses and professionals. We combine industry expertise with innovative
technology to deliver critical information to leading decision makers in the
financial and risk, legal, tax and accounting, intellectual property and
science and media markets, powered by the world's most trusted news
organization. Thomson Reuters shares are listed on the Toronto and New York
Stock Exchanges. For more information, go to

FlexTrade Systems, Inc.
Founded in 1996, FlexTrade Systems Inc. is the industry pioneer in
broker-neutral algorithmic trading platforms for equities, foreign exchange
and listed derivatives. With offices in North America, Europe and Asia,
FlexTrade has a worldwide client base spanning more than 175 buy- and
sell-side firms, including many of the largest investment banks, hedge funds,
asset managers, commodity trading advisors and institutional brokers. For
more information, visit FlexTrade Systems


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The issuer of this announcement warrants that they are solely responsible for the content, accuracy and originality of the information contained therein.
Source: Thomson Reuters Corporation via Globenewswire


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