Reuters Talks To Analysts In New York But Still No Dealing 2000-2 Start Date

TECHNOLOGY

Reuters Holdings PLC brought its big guns to New York last week to talk to analysts here. Although the officials acknowledged that there were a number of dark clouds on the horizon, they insisted that the problems with their trading room systems were largely behind them.

Despite the encouraging remarks, none of the Reuters officials attempted to pinpoint start dates for its automated foreign exchange matching system, Dealing 2000-2, or its futures matching system, Globex. Reuters shares have