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A Goldman Sachs sign is seen on at the company's post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in this file photo taken January 18, 2012.
A Goldman Sachs sign is seen on at the company's post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in this file photo taken January 18, 2012.
(BRENDAN MCDERMID/REUTERS)

Outcry prompts Bloomberg to limit reporters’ access to user data

Financial data giant Bloomberg LP will limit the information its reporters can access on the company’s popular data terminals following an outcry from some major U.S. investment banks.

Before Friday, Bloomberg, which runs a growing news organization, offered its reporters access to a special service that allowed them to track how long it had been since Bloomberg users in the financial community logged in to their terminals.