ITG Hires Michael Marrale

                          ITG Hires Michael Marrale

PR Newswire

NEW YORK, May 18, 2012

NEW YORK, May 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --ITG (NYSE: ITG), a leading independent
execution and research broker, today announced the hiring of Michael Marrale
as a Managing Director based in New York.

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Mr. Marrale will join ITG next month as Head of Sales and Trading in the East
region, covering the New York Metro area, Mid-Atlantic and Southeast. He will
also serve as head of U.S. Equity Research Sales. He joins ITG after 9 years
at RBC Capital Markets based in New York, most recently as head of U.S. Sales
Trading and Sector Strategy. Prior to RBC, Mr. Marrale held various positions
at Lehman Brothers and Prudential Securities.

"Michael is a well-regarded industry professional with a broad range of
experience and I am pleased to welcome him to the team," said David Stevens,
ITG's Head of U.S. and Latin America. "His strong relationships with
institutional investors and insights into the sales process will help us
provide an even higher level of service to our U.S. clients."

About ITG

ITG is an independent research and execution broker that partners with global
portfolio managers and traders to provide unique data-driven insights
throughout the investment process. From investment decision through
settlement, ITG helps clients understand market trends, improve performance,
mitigate risk and navigate increasingly complex markets. ITG is headquartered
in New York with offices in North America, Europe, and Asia Pacific. For more
information, please visit www.itg.com.

Media/Investor Contact:
J.T. Farley
(212) 444-6259
corpcomm@itg.com

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