Financial News Release
|16 SEP 2010|
|Thomson Reuters Announces C$750 Million Note Offering|
NEW YORK – Thomson Reuters (NYSE, TSX: TRI), the world’s leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals, today announced it has entered into an agency agreement with a syndicate of Canadian investment dealers for a public offering in Canada of C$750 million (approximately US$730 million) principal amount of 4.35% notes due 2020.
The offering is expected to close on September 30, 2010, subject to customary closing conditions. Thomson Reuters plans to use the net proceeds from this offering, available cash and/or other resources to repay its €500 million principal amount of 4.625% medium term notes upon their maturity in November 2010.
The securities are not being offered or sold in the United States. This news release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy any of such securities and shall not constitute an offer, solicitation or sale in any jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale is unlawful.
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