Thomson Financial Hosts 2007 Annual Market Outlook Forum Sponsored By Women’s Bond Club and Thomson Chic
Rebecca Quick, co-anchor of CNBC TV’s “Squawk Box” is Panel Moderator
Thomson Financial, an operating unit of The Thomson Corporation and leading provider of information and technology solutions to the worldwide financial community, is hosting the 2007 Annual Market Outlook Forum today at 6:30 PM in Thomson Hall, 195 Broadway, New York City.
NEW YORK, NY , 10/24/2006 - Thomson Financial, an operating unit of The Thomson Corporation (TSX: TOC, NYSE: TOC) and leading provider of information and technology solutions to the worldwide financial community, is hosting the 2007 Annual Market Outlook Forum today at 6:30 PM in Thomson Hall, 195 Broadway, New York City.
Sponsored by The Women’s Bond Club (WBC) of New York and Thomson Chic, the Thomson Financial Women’s Network Group, the 2nd annual event will feature a panel discussion on forward-looking trends and opportunities in the global markets by leading experts from the financial services industry. The panel discussion will focus on the impact of the booming private equity market on U.S. employment, productivity and global investments; and the performance of currency in emerging markets, among other subjects. Sharon Rowlands, CEO, Thomson Financial and Nancy Schneir of the WBC will introduce the panel.
Rebecca Quick, co-anchor of CNBC TV’s “Squawk Box”, will serve as panel moderator. Panelists include Diana Furchgott-Roth, economist and senior fellow, Hudson Institute; Elizabeth K. Miller, managing director, Trevor Stewart Burton & Jackson; Rhonda Staskow, regional director foreign exchange, IFR Markets; Rita Kochhar, international economist and associate director, Bear Stearns, and Sheryl King, senior economist, Merrill Lynch.
“Last year’s event attracted some of the brightest stars on Wall Street, and we expect even more of the same at this year’s forum,” said Sarah Dunn, executive vice president, human resources and organizational development, Thomson Financial. “We’re looking forward to a lively, insightful debate, and thought provoking analysis from this year’s panel,” said Dunn. A networking reception follows the panel discussion.
About the Women’s Bond Club
Founded in 1921, The Women’s Bond Club of New York is one of the oldest professional organizations for women of finance. The mission of the Women’s Bond Club is to be an influential community of women leaders, and aspiring leaders, dedicated to the personal and professional development of women in the financial markets. The Women’s Bond Club provides education, mentoring and networking opportunities for women in finance and finance-related industries.
About Thomson Financial
Thomson Financial is a US$1.9 billion provider of information and technology solutions to the worldwide financial community. Through the widest range of products and services in the industry, Thomson Financial helps clients in more than 70 countries make better decisions, be more productive and achieve superior results. Thomson Financial is part of The Thomson Corporation (www.thomson.com), a global leader in providing integrated information solutions to business and professional customers. Thomson provides value-added information, software tools and applications to more than 20 million users in the fields of law, tax, accounting, financial services, higher education, reference information, corporate e-learning and assessment, scientific research and healthcare. With revenues of US$8.4 billion, The Thomson Corporation lists its common shares on the New York and Toronto stock exchanges (NYSE: TOC; TSX: TOC).
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