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Breaking news : how the wheels came off at Reuters

Author: Brian Mooney; Barry Simpson
Publisher: Chichester : Capstone, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Reuters has suffered a sudden and dramatic reversal in its fortunes. As recently as July 2001 Reuters, Britain's only media and financial information company with a global brand, was riding the crest of a wave following three decades of spectacular and virtually uninterrupted growth. Less than two years later, it was reporting a record loss, with massive staff layoffs and a sharp decline in its share price to the
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Brian Mooney; Barry Simpson
ISBN: 1841125458 9781841125459
OCLC Number: 52566348
Notes: Includes index.
Description: vi, 224 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. A Poisoned Chalice --
2. Masters of the Universe --
3. Battling Bloomberg --
4. Shooting for the Moon --
5. The Jewel in the Crown --
6. Dotcoming --
7. Searching for Strategy --
8. The Yanks are Coming!
Responsibility: Brian Mooney & Barry Simpson.
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