Thomson Reuters poised to unveil social media for finance desktops

first_imgMonday 13 September 2010 7:28 pm Read This Next’A Quiet Place Part II’ Sets Pandemic Record in Debut WeekendFamily ProofHiking Gadgets: Amazon Deals Perfect For Your Next AdventureFamily ProofYoga for Beginners: 3 Different Types of Yoga You Should TryFamily ProofBack on the Rails for Summer New York to New Orleans, Savannah and MiamiFamily ProofAmazon roars for MGM’s lion, paying $8.45 billion for studio behind JamesFamily ProofIndian Spiced Vegetable Nuggets: Recipes Worth CookingFamily ProofTortilla Mango Cups: Recipes Worth CookingFamily ProofWhat to Know About ‘Loki’ Ahead of Disney+ Premier on June 9Family ProofCheese Crostini: Delicious Recipes Worth CookingFamily Proof Share Thomson Reuters will today roll out its next-generation desktop product for financial workers, incorporating Twitter-like social media features that it hopes will help it win customers from Bloomberg and others.Thomson Reuters Eikon will knit together dozens of disparate products that provide data, news, analytics and trading tools, as well as social media applications familiar to users of Twitter, instant messaging and Facebook. Eikon accounts for the biggest part of a $1bn investment in new financial products that includes video news service Reuters Insider and data network Elektron.Along with improved search, customers will also be able to access Eikon on devices such as Apple’s iPhone and Research in Motion’s BlackBerry.“What we are trying to do is take the best learning from the consumer media world and apply that to professional tools,” said Devin Wenig, CEO of the company’s markets division. Thomson Reuters poised to unveil social media for finance desktops Ad Unmute by Taboolaby TaboolaSponsored LinksSponsored LinksPromoted LinksPromoted LinksYou May LikeTotal PastThe Ingenious Reason There Are No Mosquitoes At Disney WorldTotal PastUndoNoteabley25 Funny Notes Written By StrangersNoteableyUndoMoneyPailShe Was A Star, Now She Works In ScottsdaleMoneyPailUndoSerendipity TimesInside Coco Chanel’s Eerily Abandoned Mansion Frozen In TimeSerendipity TimesUndoBetterBe20 Stunning Female AthletesBetterBeUndomoneycougar.comThis Proves The Osmonds Weren’t So Innocentmoneycougar.comUndoautooverload.comDeclassified Vietnam War Photos The Public Wasn’t Meant To Seeautooverload.comUndoZen HeraldThe Truth About Why ’40s Actor John Wayne Didn’t Serve In WWII Has Come To LightZen HeraldUndoDrivepedia20 Of The Most Underrated Vintage CarsDrivepediaUndocenter_img KCS-content whatsapp Show Comments ▼ whatsapp Tags: NULLlast_img read more