Your privacy is important to Reuters, and we go to great lengths to protect it. This Privacy Statement applies to the collection of personal information via products, websites, competitions, events, webinars and some mobile applications operated by Reuters Agency.

At Reuters Agency we collect different types of information about our visitors and consumers the following reasons:

1. To provide personalized services unique to individuals.

2. To help us to monitor and improve the services we offer to you.

3. To market our services to individual consumers where you have allowed us to do so

How Reuters Agency May Use Your Information Personal Information You Share With Us

“Personal Identifiable Information" is the information that identifies you as an individual, such as name, postal address, telephone number, email address, and/or credit card number.

Reuters collects Personal Identifiable Information (PII) ONLY when you submit it to us, including when you register or subscribe for certain Thomson Reuters products and services, complete a survey, or participate in a forum.

The Personal Identifiable Information (PII) that Reuters collects is First Name, Last Name, Email Address, Screen Name, Street Address, Zip/Postal Code/Location, and Country. The only mandatory field above is email address when creating a Reuters account.

We also may ask optional profile questions that include, Job Title, Job Function/Occupation, Industry, and audience size.

Information we Automatically Collect

Reuters automatically collects Non-Personally Identifiable Information (Non-PII) on all visitors and consumers interacting with our online services, including your IP address, browser type, operating geography, and pages visited.

If you access our Online Services from a mobile or other device, we may collect a unique device identifier assigned to that device ("UDID").

This information is used to personalize your experience across all Reuters Agency Marketing platforms.

Reuters Principles

1. Reuters does our utmost to protect your privacy through the appropriate use of security technology. This means:
     a. We ensure that we have appropriate physical and technological security measures in place to protect your information.
     b. We ensure that when we use other services providers for any processes, these service providers also have appropriate security measures in place to protect your information.
2. Reuters respects your privacy. You should only receive marketing emails from Reuters and/or from Reuters preferred third parties which you have agreed to. It will be made clear to you where you have these choices. For example, by providing check boxes for you to decide whether you wish to receive these offers in marketing. Reuters may, however, email you occasionally with information or questions about your account.
3. Reuters will only collect and use your information where we have legitimate business reasons, and we are legally entitled to do so.
4. Reuters will be transparent about the information we will collect on you and how we will use your information.
5. Reuters will only use your information for the purpose(s) for which they were originally collected and we will ensure any old information is securely disposed of.
6. Reuters is accessible via the internet. This means that any collected information can be accessed from anywhere in the world.
7. If Reuters or our service providers transfer your information outside of your country, or outside the European Economic Area (EEA), all protection required under the law shall remain in place.

Our products and/or websites may contain links to sites maintained by others, or by other parts of Thomson Reuters. Below is the main Privacy Statement for Reuters Agency. This Privacy Statement does not cover the information practices at or Please see the links above or via these sites for their specific Privacy Statements

How to Contact Thomson Reuters about Your Personal Information, and/or This Privacy Statement

For the purposes of Data Privacy legislation, Thomson Reuters is the Data Controller for data collected through Reuters sites, and services provided. Reuters Limited, a Thomson Reuters company, Thomson Reuters Building, 30 South Colonnade, Canary Wharf, London, E14 5EP.

If you would like to obtain a copy of your information held by Thomson Reuters, or have any queries regarding Thomson Reuters use of your information please contact the Global Privacy Officer at the above address, or by emailing us at

Legal Information

Please note that Reuters reserve the right to access and disclose personal data to comply with applicable laws and lawful government requests, to operate our systems properly and to protect both ourselves and our visitors and consumers.