Reuters Expands GFI Data Offering

Adds energy and commodities; continues with credit and forex

New York – Feb 26, 2007 – Reuters is now providing more data from interdealer broker GFI Group (Nasdaq: GFIG) as part of a multi-year deal. This new deal continues to cover credit derivatives, FX options and EU repo data with energy and commodities being added.

Andrew Hausman, global head of fixed income at Reuters said, “Providing customers with best-in-class content is key for Reuters. The renewal with GFI and the extension of the agreement into other datasets signals Reuters’ commitment to that ethos.”

“This deal demonstrates the quality and value in the independence, and real market prices, which make up GFI’s data products,” said Scott Fitzpatrick, GFI’s global head of sales – data and analytics. “A key attraction of this deal is being able showcase GFI’s data globally and to the right audience through Reuters’ extensive distribution channels”.

Justin Abel, Reuters’ global head of data added, “In this new agreement we have established a partnership with GFI on service and support levels which aids Reuters’ commitment, and by extension therefore GFI’s commitment, to delivering high-quality data to customers. This partnership with GFI is an important step in the roll out of the supplier management framework developed by Reuters as market-leading best practice to ensure continued focus on service resilience and data support in partnership with our key suppliers.”

The energy and commodities data from GFI includes power, emissions and freight.

About GFI Group Inc.
GFI Group Inc. ( is a leading inter-dealer broker specializing in over-the-counter derivatives products and related securities. GFI Group Inc. provides brokerage services, market data and analytics software products to institutional clients in markets for a range of credit, financial, equity and commodity instruments.
Headquartered in New York, GFI was founded in 1987 and employs more than 1,300 people with additional offices in London, Paris, Hong Kong, Tokyo, Singapore, Sydney, Englewood (NJ), and Sugar Land (TX). GFI provides services and products to over 2,000 institutional clients, including leading investment and commercial banks, corporations, insurance companies and hedge funds. Its brands include GFI™, Starsupply®, GFInet®, CreditMatch®, FENICS® and Amerex®.

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