Reuters is an international news agency headquartered in London, United Kingdom and a division of Thomson Reuters. Until 2008, the Reuters news agency formed part of an independent company, Reuters Group plc, which was also a provider of financial market data. It was established in 1851.
Reuters News Agency provides broadcasters and publishers with real-time breaking news and high-impact global multimedia content including newswires, pictures, videos, real-time multimedia news and information services to newspapers, television and cable networks, radio stations, Websites and much more.
Since the acquisition of Reuters Group by The Thomson Corporation in 2008, the Reuters news agency has been a part of Thomson Reuters, forming part of its Financial and Risk Division.