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Thomson Reuters – Blackstone Mulls Leap Into Financial Data With Reuters Talks

Thomson Reuters   Financial, risk unit valued at about $20 billion, person says – Thomson Reuters board expected to meet Tuesday. Combined entity will compete with Bloomberg.   Thomson Reuters Thomson Reuters building, right, in the Canary Wharf district of London. Blackstone Group LP, the private equity giant led by Stephen Schwarzman, is considering its biggest foray yet into the $27 billion-a-year industry for financial information. …