Reuters In Talks To Redistribute EBS Ticker Feed Of Trade Data

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LONDON--Reuters is in preliminary discussions with the EBS Partnership to carry its Ticker feed of last trade spot foreign exchange prices. Such an agreement would put Reuters in the position of carrying data from a rival to its own Dealing 2000-2 automated trading service.

Pressure from customers pushed EBS into restarting talks with Reuters about a potential distribution agreement, say sources, who add that Reuters has also been facing pressure from customers who want access to the EBS feed