Thomson Reuters Corp CEO Thomas Glocer said on Wednesday that the news and information company saw a marked uptick in its sales at it progressed through the end of 2009.

He told a morning television program from Reuters Insider that Thomson Reuters was in a strong position to make acquisitions and to invest in its businesses.

Glocer, who is attending the World Economic Forum in Davos, said there was a tonne of good businesses coming onto the market.

(Reporting by Martin Howell; editing by )