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Awards & recognition

Thomson Reuters is proud to be recognized by some of the most important and influential publications and organizations around the world.

Top corporate recognitions

America’s Best Employers For Women, 2018, 2019

For 2019, Thomson Reuters again made the list as one of America’s Best Employers For Women by Forbes. Based on a survey of 60,000 Americans, including 40,000 women, working for businesses with at least 1,000 employees, the list ranks the 300 employers that both received the most recommendations and boast the most gender diverse boards and executive ranks.

The Global 2000, The World’s Largest Public Companies, 2019

Thomson Reuters was listed as one of the Global 2000, The World’s Largest Public Companies by Forbes. Forbes’ 17th annual ranking of the world’s largest public companies is a reflection of the state of the global economy today: who’s on top, who’s growing, and who’s seen better days.

Best Employer for Diversity, 2019

Thomson Reuters was listed as one of The Best Employers for Diversity in 2019 by Forbes. The list was compiled by surveying 50,000 Americans working for businesses with at least 1,000 employees.

Hong Kong LGBT+ Inclusion Awards – Winners, 2019    

Rob Head, the Head of Proposition, Core Law at Thomson Reuters was recognized as the LGBT+ Inclusion Champion of the Year by Community Business in Hong Kong. The LGBT+ Inclusion Champion Award, sponsored by Eversheds Sutherland, recognizes an LGBT+ person who has taken proactive and effective steps to promote an LGBT+ inclusive culture in the workplace and beyond in Hong Kong. 

Rob Head was also named on the the OUTstanding 50 LGBT+ Future Leader Role Model 2019 List. Each person on the list was scored on their impact on LGBT+ inclusion inside and outside the workplace, their business achievements, and the seniority and influence of their role.

Top 100 Most Diverse and Inclusive Organizations Globally, 2019

Thomson Reuters has been ranked 16th among 7,000 global companies in Refinitiv’s Diversity and Inclusion Index, which identifies top publicly traded companies across diversity, inclusion, people development, and controversies.

Best Companies for Women, 2016-2019

Thomson Reuters again has been listed in the top fifteen Best Companies for Women by Fairygodboss for 2019 the fourth year. Results were compiled by anonymously surveying female employees and scoring companies on a scale of 0 to 100.

Best Workplaces in Canada – 1000+ Employees, 2019, 2018, 2017

Great Place to Work® Institute Canada has once again recognized Thomson Reuters as one of the Best Workplaces in Canada for 2019. This year’s list recognizes the 50 best large and multinational Canadian workplaces with more than 1000 employees located in Canada or worldwide.

Human Rights Campaign Best Places to Work for LGBTQ Equality, 2013-2019 and Corporate Equality Index Score 100%

For the seventh consecutive year, Thomson Reuters was recognized as one of the best places to work for LGBTQ people and received a Corporate Equality Index Score of 100%.

Top 100 Employers in Canada, 2008-2019

For the eleventh year in a row, Thomson Reuters Canada Limited has been recognized as one of the Top 100 Employers in Canada by The Globe and Mail.

Top Work Places – The Washington Post, 2019

The Washington Post has named Thomson Reuters Specialist Services A 2019 Top Washington-Area Workplace in the Washington, D.C. area. Selection is based solely on employee feedback gathered through an anonymous third-party survey administered by research partner Energage, LLC, which measured several aspects of workplace culture, including alignment, execution, and connection. This year’s list honors more than 150 companies including government contractors, law firms, nonprofits, schools, and businesses.

Gold Standard Award, 5th place ranking for Top Employers for LGBT+ Inclusion in Hong Kong, 2019

The 2019 Hong Kong LGBT+ Inclusion Index awarded Thomson Reuters with a Gold Standard Award and a 5th place ranking for the Top Employers for LGBT+ Inclusion in Hong Kong.

Rob Head recognized as the LGBT+ Inclusion Champion of the Year by Community Business In Hong Kong, 2019

Rob Head, the Head of Proposition, Core Law at Thomson Reuters was recognized as the LGBT+ Inclusion Champion of the Year by Community Business in Hong Kong. The LGBT+ Inclusion Champion Award, sponsored by Eversheds Sutherland recognizes an LGBT+ person who has taken proactive and effective steps to promote an LGBT+ inclusive culture in the workplace and beyond in Hong Kong.

Best CEO for Gender Diversity, 2019, 2018

Thomson Reuters has been listed as one of the fifteen best companies where CEOs support gender diversity by Fairygodboss for 2019. Results were compiled by anonymously surveying employees and scoring companies on a scale of 0 to 100.

Best Places to Work for Disability Inclusion, 2019, 2018

Thomson Reuters has been ranked for the second year in a row as one of the Best Places to Work for Disability Inclusion by as DisabilityIN in its annual Disability Equality Index, recognizing companies that truly prioritizing the inclusion of people with disabilities. We are also proud to receive a 100% score on the 2019 Disability Equality Index.

100 Best Companies for Women in India, 2018

Working Mother & AVTAR named Thomson Reuters as one of the 100 Best Companies for Women in India for 2018. Working Mother & AVTAR have assisted discerning organizations in making their workplaces more welcoming for women for over a decade.

Best Companies for Work-Life Balance, 2018

Thomson Reuters was named by Comparably as one of the Best Companies for Work-Life Balance for large companies, having received some of the highest ratings by employees who provided anonymous feedback about their work-life balance to Comparably.com.

Top 100 Internship Programs, 2018

Thomson Reuters has been selected as one of 2018’s Top 100 Internship Programs by National Intern Day and WayUp. These 100 companies were voted as having the best internship programs in the U.S. by a panel of industry expert judges and thousands of public votes.

Diversity Best Practices Inclusion Index, 2018

Working Mother magazine named Thomson Reuters to their 2018 Diversity Best Practices Inclusion Index as one of the best workplaces where people are free to be themselves. The list recognizes organizations exemplifying what companies should be doing to help recruit, train, and retain a diverse workforce.

Top 10 Global Professional Services Employers, 2018

Thomson Reuters has been listed as a Top 10 Global Professional Services Employers by eFinancialCareers. This list identifies the companies that finance professionals most want to work for, covering employers in banking, professional services, private equity, hedge funds, asset management, and technology.

UK National Equality Standard (NES), 2018, 2015

Thomson Reuters has achieved reaccreditation to Ernst & Young's (EY) National Equality Standard (NES). This positions Thomson Reuters as the first organization to achieve reaccreditation across the UK.

Top Employers UK, 2018

The Top Employers Institute has certified Thomson Reuters a Top Employer in UK for 2018, an award that recognizes organisations that have demonstrated they provide the highest standard of employee offerings.

The Global Diversity List, 2015-2017

For 2017, Thomson Reuters again was ranked in the Top 10 LGBT Employee Networks for our Pride At Work group. The list recognizes the achievements of employee network groups established to work on lesbian, gay, bi-sexual, and transgender diversity within organisations.

Thomson Reuters also received a ranking in the 2017 Top 10 Disability Networks for our Disability Employee Network. The list recognizes the achievements of employee network groups established to work on disability diversity within organisations.

World's Most Admired Companies, 2009-2017

For ninth consecutive years, FORTUNE has named Thomson Reuters to its list of the World’s Most Admired Companies, a leading report card on corporate reputations.

Inclusive Top 50 UK Employers, 2017

Thomson Reuters was listed as one of the 2017 The Inclusive Top 50 UK Employers. The list recognizes UK based organisations that promote inclusion across all protected characteristics, throughout each level of employment within their organisation.

Top Companies for Women Technologists, 2016-2017

The Anita Borg Institute, a nonprofit organization focused on the advancement of women in computing, has again named Thomson Reuters as one of its Top Companies for Women Technologists for 2017. The national benchmark program recognizes leaders in recruiting, retaining and advancing women in technical roles.

Interbrand's 100 Best Global Brands, 2008-2017

Thomson Reuters retains its status as one of the 100 Best Global Brands in the 2017 Interbrand rankings. The annual study ranks brands by considering three key components: the financial performance of the branded products or services, the role of the brand in purchase decisions and the brand's competitive strength.

Top Employers Accreditation, 2016-2017

The Top Employer Institute recognized Thomson Reuters as a leading employer in the UK. Accreditation was granted for exceptional employee benefits and talent development across the organization.

Stonewall Top 100 Employers, 2015-2017

Stonewall showcased Thomson Reuters as a best UK employer for lesbian, gay and bisexual (LGB) staff. Our Pride at Work UK & Ireland chapter also received “Highly Commended Network Group” recognition.

Best Place to Work in the UK, 2017

Glassdoor has named Thomson Reuters as a Best Place to Work in the UK for 2017. The Glassdoor Employees' Choice award is based on feedback from employees who have voluntarily and anonymously shared insight into what is unique about working at their company.

Best Organization in Human Resources and Benefits, 2011-2017

For the seventh consecutive year, Thomson Reuters Thailand was named Best Organization in Human Resources and Benefits by the Thailand Ministry of Labor and Social Welfare. The award recognizes employers in Thailand who continuously demonstrate exceptional employee relations, employee benefits and who exceed the guidelines stipulated by the Thai government.

World’s Most Ethical Companies, 2009-2015

For the seventh consecutive year, the Ethisphere Institute has named Thomson Reuters as one of its 2015 World's Most Ethical (WME) Companies honorees . The WME designation recognizes companies that truly go beyond making statements about doing business “ethically” and translate those words into action.

The Best Companies for Work-Life Balance, 2015

Thomson Reuters was named among the top 25 companies striving to promote a work-life balance as a part of company culture. Published by Forbes , the rankings were determined by employee reviews on job search engine Indeed.com.

LinkedIn 100 Most InDemand Employers, 2015

Thomson Reuters was recognized as one of the organizations most sought after to work for in North America. The InDemand rankings measure talent brand strength and are based on billions of interactions between employers and LinkedIn’s 380M+ members.

The 50 Most Influential High Tech Brands on LinkedIn, 2015

Thomson Reuters was recognized as a global influencer based on audience engagement with company and employee updates and influencer posts on the LinkedIn platform.

CareerBliss 50 Happiest Companies in America, 2014-2015

CareerBliss placed Thomson Reuters in the top 50 Happiest Companies in America. Analyzing thousands of employee reviews from visitors of CareerBliss.com, the job search site reveals the companies with the highest happiness ratings annually.

Best Workplaces in Canada for Women, 2015

Carswell , a Thomson Reuters business, has again been recognized as one of the 50 Best Workplaces in Canada for Women in The Globe and Mail.

Top recognition for our industry leading solutions

Tax & Accounting Technology Innovation Award, 2019

Thomson Reuters Checkpoint Edge has won the 2019 Tax & Accounting Technology Innovation Award, which honors new technologies that help accounting firms and their small business clients operate more efficiently and profitably through improved workflow, increased accessibility, or enhanced collaboration.

Pulitzer Prize, 2014, 2016, 2018, 2019

2019
Reuters journalists Wa Lone, Kyaw Soe Oo, and their colleagues were awarded as co-winners, alongside the Associate Press, of the 2019 Pulitzer Prize for International Reporting for their series of investigations on the mass expulsion of the Rohingya from Myanmar. Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo were arrested in the course of their reporting on a massacre of 10 Rohingya men and boys in Inn Din. 

Reuters photographers Mike Blake, Lucy Nicholson, Loren Elliott, Edgard Garrido, Adrees Latif, Goran Tomasevic, Kim Kyung Hoon, Alkis Konstantinidis, Carlos Garcia Rawlins, Carlos Barria, and Ueslei Marcelino were awarded the 2019 Pulitzer Prize for Breaking News Photography for their photos of the mass migration of Central and South Americans towards the U.S. border, and its aftermath. 

2018
Reuters journalists Clare Baldwin, Andrew R.C. Marshall, Manuel Mogato and team were awarded the  2018 Pulitzer Prize in the International Reporting category for their series of investigations that exposed the organization responsible for thousands of deaths: the Philippine police. Awarding the prize to Reuters, the Pulitzer committee recognized the team for “relentless reporting that exposed the brutal killing campaign behind Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte’s war on drugs.”

Adnan Abidi, Mohammad Ponir Hossain, Hannah McKay, Cathal McNaughton, Damir Sagolj, Danish Siddiqui and Soe Zeya Tun were awarded the  2018 Pulitzer Prize in the category of Feature Photography for their coverage of the mass exodus of the Rohingya people to Bangladesh. The Pulitzer judges honored the team “for shocking photographs that exposed the world to the violence Rohingya refugees faced in fleeing Myanmar.”

2016
A team of Reuters photographers were awarded the 2016 Pulitzer Prize in Breaking News Photography for coverage of the refugee crisis in Europe and the Middle East. This is Reuters third Pulitzer Prize win and second in the breaking news photography category.

2014
Reuters journalists also won the 2014 Pulitzer Prize in International Reporting for the series on the oppression of the Muslim Rohingya of Myanmar. In 2008, a Reuters photographer won the prize for Breaking News Photography for a photo of a Japanese videographer, sprawled on the pavement, fatally wounded during a street demonstration in Myanmar. In addition to these wins, Reuters has had five finalists in the past four years.

The National Law Journal Reader Rankings, 2019

Thomson Reuters was awarded the highest accolades in eight categories, including online legal research provider and legal research app, in the eighth annual Best of The National Law Journal Readers Rankings.

Thomson Reuters Westlaw™ took first place in three categories: Online Legal Research Provider; Legal Research Provider, including software as a service, digital and print products; and Legal Research App.

Thomson Reuters Elite® was recognized as the best in providing Law Firm Proposal Automation & Experience Management. Part of the Elite suite, ProLaw® was rated the top Docketing Solution.

 Also earning recognition were key Thomson Reuters products and services including:

British Legal Awards, Supplier of the Year, 2018

Thomson Reuters was named Supplier of the Year at the British Legal Awards, which recognize the contribution that suppliers make to improve the delivery of legal services. Facing a critical deadline for complying with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the Automobile Association (AA) looked to Thomson Reuters to rapidly meet its compliance requirements, and the successful project was recognized with the British Legal Award.

The Stevie Awards for Women in Business, 2018

The Stevie Awards for Women in Business are one of the world’s top international business awards and were created in 2002 to generate public recognition of the achievements and positive contributions of organizations and professionals.

  • Transforming Women’s Leadership in the Law won the Gold Stevie Award for Best Website or Blog in the category of Media Developed For/By Women. The program’s websites can be found at tr.com/legalinsights/twll as well as at the Legal Executive Institute.
  • Thomson Reuters Checkpoint Catalyst — a next-generation platform of tax research tools and expert guidance for business transactions — won the Bronze Award for Best New Business Product of the Year. 
  • Anne-Lise Dorry, senior director of Corporate Finance Products, Thomson Reuters, received the Gold Stevie Award for Best Employee of the Year–Business.

American Business Awards, 2017

Thomson Reuters earned seven American Business Awards, also known as the Stevie Awards, for the following:

Gold Stevie Awards:

Silver Stevie Awards:

  • Thomson Reuters Checkpoint State Clear Comply in the category of New Product or Service of the Year - Content - Business Information Solution.
  • Steve Mendelsohn, Tax & Accounting business of Thomson Reuters, in the category of Executive of the Year - Business & Professional Services.

Bronze Stevie Awards:

American Business Awards, 2016

Thomson Reuters earned seven American Business Awards, also known as the Stevie Awards, for the following:

Gold Stevie Awards:

  • Thomson Reuters Checkpoint Credits and Incentives Pinpointer – Statutory and Discretionary in the category of New Product or Service of the Year - Content - Business Information Solution.
  • Thomson Reuters Onvio Cloud Platform in the category of Financial Services.
  • Thomson Reuters Financial & Risk, New York, NY: The End-to-end Customer Services Journey of Thomson Reuters (Financial & Risk) in the category of Customer Service Department of the Year - All Other Industries.

Silver Stevie Awards:

  • Thomson Reuters Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) Product Launch Campaign won a Silver Stevie Award in the category of Communications or PR Campaign/Program of the Year - New Product Launch.
  • Thomson Reuters BEPS Global Currents in the category of New Product or Service of the Year - Content - Business Information Solution.

Bronze Stevie Awards:

  • Marketing Campaign for New Thomson Reuters Onvio Cloud Platform in the category of Marketing Campaign of the Year - Financial Products & Services.
  • Brian Peccarelli, President, Tax & Accounting Business in the category of Executive of the Year - All Other Industries.
  • Paul Thies, Vice President, Business Communications, in the category of Communications Professional of the Year

Top 10 Global Services Providers in China, 2010, 2012-2016

For the sixth time, our Beijing Operations Center has been recognized by the China Council for International Investment Promotion (CCIIP) for high quality service to the local and global businesses of China.

Internationalist Awards for Innovative Digital Solutions, 2015

Reuters Consumer Media received both a silver and bronze award at the Internationalist Awards for Innovative Digital Solutions , a program that recognize exceptional digital ad campaigns that incorporate great strategy and deliver strong results.

European Business Awards UK National Champion, 2014-2015

We are recognized in the European Business Awards for increasingly improving the experience of our customers, helping them get the most out of Thomson Reuters products and services and bringing the customer voice to the business to drive product improvements.

We are also shortlisted for the Ruban d’Honneur medals, the second phase of the awards, which will recognize 10 organizations from around Europe.

"Best of 2015: Apps" and "Apple TV Best of 2015"

Reuters TV has been included in Apple’s “Best of 2015: Apps" and the "Apple TV Best of 2015" lists. Each of these lists is handpicked by Apple’s editorial teams and pulled from the top of the charts.

American Business Awards, 2014-2015

Thomson Reuters Tax & Accounting solutions received five Stevie Awards in 2015, including:

  • Gold Stevie Award in the category New Product or Service of the Year - Content - Search Technology Solution for Thomson Reuters Checkpoint Intuitive Search.
  • People's Choice Award for Thomson Reuters Checkpoint Intuitive Search.
  • Bronze Stevie Award in New Product or Service of the Year - Content - Solution for Integrating Content into the Workflow for Checkpoint Catalyst.

Checkpoint Pocket Assistant received People’s Choice Award in 2014.

Society of Publishers in Asia (SOPA) Awards, 2009-2015

Reuters won three categories and received five honorable mentions in the 2015 SOPA Awards, described as Asia’s most distinguished journalism awards.

Appy Award for Best Television/Video App, 2015

Reuters TV is recognized by MediaPost for creativity and excellence in app design.