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2015-09-16

Thomson Reuters Corporation : Thomson Reuters to launch data and innovation lab in Waterloo, Ontario

NEW YORK, September 16, 2015
- Thomson Reuters, the world's leading source of intelligent information for
businesses and professionals, today announced the establishment of Thomson
Reuters Labs - Waterloo Region, in Ontario, Canada. The Lab will see Thomson
Reuters engage with the region's vibrant innovation ecosystem and its dynamic
startup community, world-class university and culture of industry
collaboration.

Thomson Reuters Labs - Waterloo Region has two primary objectives: innovation
and partnership. Innovation will come through applied research and
experimentation on Thomson Reuters vast and unique data sets, helping to
produce solutions for Thomson Reuters customers. Partnership involves
collaboration with academics, students and startups to put new technologies
into practice, and meeting the business challenges faced by Thomson Reuters
customers.

"Thomson Reuters Labs will be an engine of innovation for our company,
bringing together our unrivalled information assets and industry expertise
with experts who can help make those assets increasingly actionable for our
customers," said Jim Smith, Chief Executive Officer, Thomson Reuters. "We are
delighted to partner with the Waterloo community, leveraging our heritage as
one of Canada's leading companies in the preeminent hub of Canadian
innovation."

The Lab will have a presence at Communitech, an industry-led innovation centre
of nearly 1,000 companies at the heart of the Waterloo innovation and
technology community. Thomson Reuters will also be partnering with the
University of Waterloo, which has been named the most innovative university
in Canada and has one the world's largest concentrations of mathematical and
computer science talent. This partnership will create opportunities for
research, student innovation and startup projects, entrepreneurial contests
and mentoring.

"Thomson Reuters Labs will give Waterloo Region startups a chance to partner
with one of the leading sources of professional information in the world,"
said Iain Klugman, President and CEO of Communitech. "It will also provide
Thomson Reuters new insights into how these data sets can be used in rapidly
changing markets."

"We are excited to be working with Thomson Reuters on real enterprise data
curation challenges. This partnership demonstrates Thomson Reuters
understanding of how university researchers can contribute to, and benefit
from, research collaboration," explained Vic DiCiccio, Director of the
University of Waterloo's Institute for Computer Research.

The Lab will officially launch at Techtoberfest, a Thomson Reuters-sponsored
event which brings together the startup and investment communities in the
Waterloo region. Techtoberfest runs from October 13-14, 2015.

To learn more about Thomson Reuters Labs, and data innovation at the company,
visitlabs.thomsonreuters.com.

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 (symbol: TRI). For more information, go
towww.thomsonreuters.com.

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| CONTACT |
| John Russell |
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|Corporate Affairs Manager |
|+1 646 223 5648 |
|john.p.russell@thomsonreuters.com |
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