Thomson Reuters Corporation : Thomson Reuters Named One of Ethisphere's 2013
"World's Most Ethical Companies" for Fifth Successive Year
NEW YORK, March 6, 2013 -Thomson Reuters, the world's leading source of
intelligent information for businesses and professionals, announced today that
it has been recognised by the Ethisphere Institute, the leading business
ethics think-tank, as one of the 2013 World's Most Ethical Companies (WME).
This is the sixth occasion, and the fifth year in a row, that the company has
been honored for promoting the highest ethical standards. Out of a record
number of nominations for the award, Thomson Reuters secured a position on the
list by implementing and maintaining upright business practices and
initiatives that are instrumental to the company's success, benefit the
community and raise the bar for ethical standards within the industry.
"Our Code of Business Conduct and Ethics and the Trust Principles are a part
of how we do business at Thomson Reuters", said Deirdre Stanley, executive
vice president and general counsel at Thomson Reuters. "Everyone acting on
Thomson Reuters behalf has a responsibility to uphold the standard of ethics
inherent in our policies through their daily work. We are honored to receive
This is the seventh year Ethisphere has published the WME rankings. Through
in-depth research and a multi-step analysis, Ethisphere reviewed nominations
from companies in more than 100 countries and 36 industries.
The methodology for the World's Most Ethical Companies includes reviewing
codes of ethics, litigation and regulatory infraction histories; evaluating
the investment in innovation and sustainable business practices; looking at
activities designed to improve corporate citizenship; and studying nominations
from senior executives, industry peers, suppliers and customers.
Read about the methodology and view the complete list of the 2013 World's Most
Ethical Companies at http://m1.ethisphere.com/wme2013/index.html
About Thomson Reuters
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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. With headquarters in New York and major operations in London and
Eagan, Minnesota, Thomson Reuters employs approximately 60,000 people and
operates in over 100 countries. For more information, go
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