Knight Wins Second Consecutive Global ETF Award
JERSEY CITY, N.J., May 22, 2012
JERSEY CITY, N.J., May 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --Knight Capital Group, Inc.
(NYSE Euronext: KCG) today announced that its institutional exchange traded
fund (ETF) team has been named top "ETF Market Maker - Americas" by
exchangetradedfunds.com in the 8th Annual Global ETF Awards for 2012. This
marks the second year in a row that Knight was the winner in this category.
"It is an honor to be recognized as the top ETF Market Maker for the Americas
for the second consecutive year. We are extremely proud that Knight's approach
to ETFs continues to resonate with our clients," said Reginald Browne,
Managing Director, Global Co- Head of the Listed Derivatives Group at Knight.
"We thank exchangetradedfunds.com for this award and for once again
acknowledging Knight's contribution to the ETF industry."
Knight was #1 in shares traded of ETF securities with a 17.2% market share for
the first quarter 2012, according to AutEx. Knight offers deep pools of
liquidity across market centers and asset classes of ETFs, with trading
capabilities including agency and risk executions across two globally
integrated desks in the Americas and in London. The company's highly
experienced ETF team offers in-depth knowledge of the ETF universe and
supports competitive executions and selection assistance.
Exchangetradedfunds.com, established in 1998, provides information regarding
product aspects of exchange traded funds through its website.
Exchangetradedfunds.com also hosts the Annual Global ETF Awards® reflecting
outstanding achievements by ETF industry participants. Winners are selected by
votes cast by ETF industry entities worldwide. Additionally, a series of
awards are determined by analysis of statistical data.
For more information about Knight's ETF offering, please contact ETF Trading
at 800.250.2474 or email email@example.com.
Knight Capital Group (NYSE Euronext: KCG) is a global financial services firm
that provides access to the capital markets across multiple asset classes to a
broad network of clients, including broker-dealers, institutions and
corporations. Knight is headquartered in Jersey City, N.J. with a global
presence across the Americas, Europe, and the Asia Pacific regions. For
further information about Knight, please visit www.knight.com.
SOURCE Knight Capital Group, Inc.
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