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Knight Capital Group Confirms Receipt Of Proposal From Getco
JERSEY CITY, N.J., Nov. 28, 2012 -- Knight Capital Group, Inc. (NYSE Euronext:
KCG) today confirmed that it is in receipt of a proposal letter from Getco.
As a matter of policy, Knight does not comment on interactions with
shareholders or shareholder activities including filings.
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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
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