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Thomson Reuters

Thomson Reuters

With access to Thomson Reuters’ market data coverage, Thomson Reuters Global TCA is a complete and in-depth solution that offers:
• Post-trade execution analytics for both institutional and retail orders;
• Unbiased, industry standard TCA benchmarks;
• Analysis from both the buy-side and sell-side perspectives; and
• Out-of-the-box integration with numerous EMS/OMS platforms.

Asset classes and markets

Thomson Reuters Global TCA provides coverage across US, Canadian, European and Asian equities. It supports 26 fields at the parent/child order level and 18 at the execution level.


The firm offers benchmarks comparisons of achieved price versus arrival time, best bid/offer and multiple variants of VWAP as well as comparison to HLOC (average of high/low/open/close); opening trade; closing trade; opening BBO; closing BBO.

Reporting options

Thomson Reuters Global TCA offers T+1 reporting via a web-based reporting tool in both tabular and graphical form as well as automated delivery of reports via email or to secure FTP sites.

Consultancy services

Thomson Reuters does not currently offer consultancy services.

Pre-trade analysis

Thomson Reuters’ pre-trade analysis is delivered as part of its desktop product offering.

Future plans

The firm intends to integrate Thomson Reuters Global TCA with the pre-trade analytics offered as part of the Thomson Reuters Eikon desktop and transactions suite of products.